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We are a unique multidisciplinary department offering a range of specialised programmes, drawing upon our research expertise in mining and minerals engineering, applied geology and mineralogy, surveying and renewable energy.

Career profile
  • 2008» Head of Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter
  • 2007 Natural History Museum, London, UK  honorary Scientific Associate
  • 2007 Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter, Cornwall, UK Associate Professor in Applied Mineralogy
  • 2007 Communication Officer and Council Member, International Mineralogical Association
  • 1999»2005 General Secretary, Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland    
  • 1984»2007 Various posts including researcher and petrology programme leader in the Department of Mineralogy, Natural History Museum, London

Postgraduate Mining and Minerals Engineering

Based at the University’s £100 million Cornwall Campus near Falmouth, the Camborne School of Mines (CSM) has an international reputation for research and teaching related to the understanding and management of the Earth's natural processes, resources and the environment. We are a unique multidisciplinary department offering a range of specialised programmes, drawing upon our research expertise in mining and minerals engineering, applied geology and mineralogy, surveying and renewable energy. We offer postgraduates an outstanding research environment with state of the art analytical facilities and laboratories with excellent rates of graduate employment.


 

Why study Mining and Minerals Engineering at Exeter?

  • 4th for Materials and Mineral Engineering in The Guardian University Guide 2014
  • Outstanding relationships and reputation with international industry
  • Excellent graduate employment prospects
  • World class research facilities include £2 million analytical mineralogy labs and an automated QEMSCAN scanning electron microscope; the first in any university worldwide
  • Industry-funded places; £2,000 scholarships available for some taught programmes
  • Superb field station for postgraduate teaching and research, including underground test mine
  • Comprehensive mineral processing laboratory

Admissions

Visit the University Applications pages for full details on how to apply. On these pages you will find information about applying for a postgraduate programme, including what happens after you apply, when you have an offer, how to accept your offer and meet your offer conditions.

If you have any questions about any of our degree programmes, please contact:

Postgraduate admissions

Tel: +44(0)1326 371801
Email: cornwall@exeter.ac.uk

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