MSc Mining Geology Program By The University of Exeter | Top Universities

MSc Mining Geology

MSc Mining Geology

  • QS World University Rankings
    164
  • QS Stars
    5
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Subject Geography
  • Duration 12 months
  • Scholarships No
You will attain a comprehensive understanding of the role of a geoscientist working in the mining industry. New skills include underground geological and geotechnical mapping, surveying, mineral exploration, ore microscopy, ore deposit modelling and mine planning. In-depth coverage of mineral resource estimation and grade control, mineral extraction and management, mining law and the environmental impact of mining, enable skills in quantifying the economic value of an ore body and assessing its potential for exploitation to be attained. There is emphasis on acquiring knowledge of the geological characteristics and genesis, methods of exploration, extraction and processing techniques of the major types of metalliferous ore deposit, bulk commodities and industrial minerals.
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