MEng in Mining Engineering atThe University of British Columbia , VancouverFaculty of Applied Science(Engineering)

Course Commencement Date Sep , 2023 View all dates

Duration

2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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Type of University

Public

Year of establishment

1908

Highlights

  • The Master of Engineering in Mining Engineering (M.Eng.) is an intensive study program designed for professionals and engineering graduates who wants to enhance their skills in order to build flourishing career in the global mining industry
  • The program attracts mining professionals from all corners of the world and creates a diverse network of mining expertise. Students benefit from the academic content as well as the international professional experience each student brings to the program
  • Canada's mining industry is the second largest in the world and is highly respected for its expertise and innovation in mineral extraction, mineral processing and environmental protection
  • Students also have the opportunity to enhance their experience with an 4-8 month paid work term
  • This cohort-based, professional degree is a course-based masters which allows one to specialize in one of the following areas:

    Mining Geotechnics,
    Mineral Processing,
    Mine Economics,
    Mine Waste Management
    Mining Sustainability and the Environment.

Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #42

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #46

      - QS 2022

    • #37

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #35

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 13,56,205
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 9,44,866
InsuranceINR 16,411
TransportationINR 32,204
Students FeeINR 32,947
TotalINR 10,26,428

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 CAD = INR 61.93

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 22ⁿᵈ July 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

No specific cutoff mentioned

Graduation

76%

  • A minimum grade average of B+ (76%), depending on where applicant graduated
  • Since the MEng is a technical degree, students must have an undergraduate degree in a mining-related discipline in engineering or science
  • A Bachelor of Applied Science or Engineering Degree. Acceptable disciplines include:
    • Mining
    • Mineral Processing
    • Geological Engineering
    • Metallurgical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Materials
    • Environmental Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
  • A Bachelor of Science Degree. Acceptable disciplines included:
    • Geoscience
    • Environmental
    • Chemistry
    • Physics

TOEFL

Marks - 90/120

  • with minimum component scores of 22 in reading, listening and 21 in writing, speaking

PTE

Marks - 65/90

  •  with minimums of 60 reading, 60 writing, 60 listening, and 60 speaking

IELTS

Marks - 6.5/9

  • with a minimum score of 6.0 in each component

Other eligibility criteria
  • Applicants holding a four-year bachelor's degree who do not meet the admissions minimum, but who have had sufficient formal training and relevant professional experience to offset the academic deficiency, may be granted admission
  • For all specializations, relevant professional experience is considered an asset
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

LOR
  • Submit three LOR

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Important Dates

Sep , 2023

Course Commencement Date

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Scholarships
Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for Canada.

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