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Mineral Resource Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

Master of Engineering (MEng)
Master of Applied Science (MASc)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
 

Overview

Mineral Resource Engineering concentrates on the technical, environmental and economic aspects of the extraction and processing of the earth’s mineral resources. It has a strong industrial and research interest in underground and surface mining for coal, oil shales, metals, gold and industrial minerals, and in mineral processing. Studies in reservoir engineering, offshore drilling and production of oil and gas complement this program.

Length of Program

  • MEng - typical time to complete is 2 years
  • MASc - typical time to complete is 2 years
  • PhD - typical time to complete is 3-4 years

Faculty Research

Mineral Resource Engineering faculty have strong research interests with ongoing projects in underground and surface mining, oil and gas, mining geology, mineral processing, and the development of innovative instruments and technologies in these fields.

Admission Requirements

Candidates must satisfy the general requirements for admission to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Contact Information

Subject Code: MINE
Tel: 902-494-1288
Email: gsr@dal.ca
Address: Faculty of Engineering, Dalhousie University
5248 Morris Street
PO Box 15000
Halifax, NS  B3H 4R2
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Hany El Naggar
Graduate Coordinator Tel: 902-494-3904
Graduate Coordinator Email: hany.elnaggar@Dal.Ca
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