The focus of this programme in Metallurgy is consistent with the vision and commitment of the Faculty of Engineering at the Namibia University of Science and Technology and fosters competence in progressive problem solving and applied learning. Metallurgical Engineers can not only be employed within generic mining companies, but also within manufacturing/production and consulting companies, banks and insurance companies, educational and governmental institutions and many other different fields, where their versatility and ability to perform different tasks is appreciated.
The programme outcomes reflect the required levels of competence as defined by the ECN, while the programme has also been designed to meet accreditation requirements of the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA). The overall aim is to develop competent and proactive metallurgical engineers who will address diverse complex technical issues in both macro/environmental and micro/organisational settings.
- Mining Engineer, Consultant, Junior Lecturer, Researcher, Environmental and Safety Practitioners, Banking and Insurance as Risk Managers and Performance Assessors
- Projects Engineer, Projects Manager, Six Sigma Champions/Drivers, Mine Manager (Senior Management Position).
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Engineering Drawing
- Electrical Circuits
- Engineering Physics
- Engineering Chemistry
- Introduction to Mining and Metallurg
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesGeneral Engineering & Technology View 6 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in Namibia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Admission is based on completion of Grade 12 or equivalent qualification: Prospective students should have a matriculation certificate or equivalent, with a maximum of 5 qualifying subjects, which must yield a score of at least 25 points Evaluation Scale.
- aA candidate should obtain an E symbol or better in English.
International2514 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2514 USD per year during 48 months.
National2514 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2514 USD per year during 48 months.
- 37,440 Nad
Living costs for Windhoek
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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