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Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
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The Mining Environmental Management MSc programme at the renowned Camborne School of Mines (CSM) offers a unique opportunity to specialize in environmental geochemistry and mineralogy, as well as gain a multidisciplinary skillset covering natural, engineering, and social science aspects of mining environmental management. This internationally-accredited programme equips students with the knowledge and skills to address the environmental impacts of mining and promote sustainability. With practical fieldwork, industry visits, and a research-led approach, students develop expertise in acquiring, evaluating, and synthesizing data. Graduates are in high demand in the mining and environmental industries, consultancy, academia, and government sectors. Visit our website for entry requirements and further details.

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Overview

  • Gain specialist expertise that’s centred on environmental geochemistry and mineralogy, as well as a multi-disciplinary skillset covering natural, engineering and social science aspects of mining environmental management
  • Taught by the internationally established Camborne School of Mines (CSM), a combined mining school and geoscience department
  • Undertake training in the management, remediation and mitigation of the environmental impacts of mining
  • Become an in-demand geoscientist helping mining companies and governments carry out mining as sustainably as possible, and protect the environment from its potentially negative impacts
  • Gain the knowledge and skills for a career in national and international mining and environment industries, consultancy, academia, and government or non-governmental organisation sectors.

Accreditations

This degree has been accredited by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) under licence from the UK regulator, the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng (Hons) undergraduate first degree.

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Entry Requirements

A good honours degree from a recognised university (typically a 2:2 or higher) in a science, earth or environmental science, engineering or maths based subject.

Applicants are also required to meet our English language requirements. Please see our website for details.




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