48 months
Duration
49600 AUD/year
6880 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Mining Engineering (Honours) degree from University of New South Wales provides a comprehensive understanding of how complex mining systems work together to service the global need for minerals. 

Overview

Mining Engineering studies the safe, economic and environmentally responsible recovery, processing, marketing and financial management of mineral resources. In simple terms, Mining Engineering is about the extraction of natural minerals from the earth and the processing of those minerals into more user-friendly forms with minimal environmental impact. 

This Mining Engineering (Honours) degree from University of New South Wales will give you a solid foundation in fundamental engineering principles and essential elements of mining, like geomechanics, ventilation, mine planning and mineral processing. To get you work ready, you'll apply these skills through 60 days of approved industry training.

Career opportunities 

  • Drilling
  • Project management
  • Sustainability
  • Quarry and tunnelling
  • Community relations
  • Management consulting
  • Investment firms, finance, banking and government sectors

Programme Structure

Majors include:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Bioinformatics Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering 
  • Chemical Product Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Civil Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 056835E 

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49600 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6880 AUD per year during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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