Intellectually challenging, global in scope, and interdisciplinary in content.
The Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering offers excellent courses and conducts cutting-edge research across a spectrum of disciplines related to the mining industry.
Our graduate students come from across the globe and exhibit diverse backgrounds; civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering, material sciences, as well as disciplines such as geology and commerce are all represented.
Graduate students at UBC can expect to work with leading scientists in state-of-the-art facilities and at international field sites.
Our programs attract mining professionals from all corners of the world.