University of British Columbia’s Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering is one of the world’s leading mining schools. We are one of a few mining schools in Canada with facilities and expertise in Mining, Mineral Processing, Rock Mechanics, Social License, Mine Economics and Environmental Sustainability.
Our cohort-based, professional Master of Engineering Degree is a course-based master’s which allows one to specialize in one of the following areas:
- Mining geotechnics,
- Mineral processing,
- Mine economics, or
- Mining sustainability and the environment.
The program attracts mining professionals from all corners of the world and creates a diverse network of mining expertise. Students benefit from the academic content as well as the international professional experience each student brings to the program. Students also have the opportunity to enhance their experience with a 4, 8 or 12 month paid coop work term.
The Master of Engineering in Mining Engineering (M.Eng.) is an intensive study program designed for professionals and engineering graduates eager to upgrade their skills in order to build a solid base for a career in the global mining industry. It includes at least 30 credits of course work with the option to complete a coop work term. The program takes up to 2 years to complete.
For more information go to UBC Mining - Master of Engineering Program at Master of Engineering Program