Mining engineering
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Educational Program Group

Complex testing subjects

M116 Mining Engineering

Mining fundamentals

Construction of mining enterprises

Training of specialists in the field of mining engineering, open and underground mining of mineral deposits, mining and underground construction. The program is accredited by International agency ASIIN (Germany); Diploma is quoted in Europe.

Graduates receive Academic Master's degree in engineering and technology for 1.5 years of study or Master of technical sciences for 2 years.

You will be aware of modern promising technologies for integrated elaboration of mineral deposits with minimal losses and dilution, methodology for designing mining enterprises on digital models of deposits due to information technologies, innovative methods of drilling and blasting operations.

Graduate should be able to read technological and design documentation, working drawings, characteristics of mining transport equipment, production passports, certification of machinery and equipment of mining enterprises, materials applied and made products.

Magistrates undergo pedagogical, industrial and research practice at enterprises of “Kazatomprom”, “Kazakhaltyn”, “Kazakhmys”, “Kazchrome”, “Kaztsink”, “KazMinerals plc”, JSC “Altyntau Resources” and “Kazphosphate” etc.

Under academic mobility programs, magistrates undergo scientific internships at Technical University of Freiberg Mining Academy (Germany), Colorado Mining School (USA), Moscow State Mining University, St. Petersburg Mining University, and Beijing Mining and Technological University. Under educational programs, the university has concluded more than 20 international treaties on personnel training and research in the field of mining.

Graduates are in demand at engineering and technical positions in the field of natural resource extraction - at enterprises of mining and fuel-energy complexes, ferrous and nonferrous metallurgy, production of non-metallic mining raw materials; at branch research and design institutes, in educational institutions’ laboratories.