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Advanced Mineral Resources Development

University of Leoben

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1454 EUR/year
Free
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About

Advanced Mineral Resources Development is a Joint Master Degree Programme between University of Leoben (Austria) and TU (Technische Universität) Bergakademie Freiberg (Germany) and a third partner university.  

Overview

Advanced Mineral Resources Development students will study the first semester at University of Leoben, the second semester at TU Bergakademie Freiberg, and the third semester at another partner university. The fourth semester is for the preparation of the master's thesis. The language of instruction is English.

Current partner universities are

  • National Mining University Dnipropetrowsk, Ukraine.
  • China University of Mining and Technology-Bejing, China.
  • Amirkabir University of Technology Tehran, Iran.
  • Instituto Superior Técnico of the Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal.

Students may propose to pass the third semester at a different international mining university. For this, prior approval from the programme director is required.

Why study the Joint Master Degree Programme Advanced Mineral Resources Development?

  • Acquisition of knowledge in developing sustainable and environmentally friendly methods in mining and mine remediation
  • Studying at some of the top universities for mining sciences
  • Development of economic and intercultural competences
  • Interdisciplinary training
  • Collaboration on international research projects throughout the programme
  • World wide high demand for scientists in the field of mining and mine remediation
  • Excellent job prospects

Programme Structure

  • The joint master degree programme International Master of Science in Advanced Mineral Resources Development covers 120 ECTS points. 
  • This corresponds to the usual study period of four semesters (two years). 
  • In each semester 30 ECTS points are usually acquired. All students complete the first semester of the master programme at Montanuniversität Leoben, the second semester at TU Bergakademie Freiberg, and the third and fourth semester at another partner university. This study order is compulsory for all students. 
  • The degree programme always starts in October of every year in Leoben, Austria.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Mineral resources engineering, Mining, Mine surveying or, Mineral processing
  • Application Form
  • Proof of academic degree (BSc certificate) and study records (Transcript of Records) 
  • Proof of English language proficiency 
  • Letter of Application 
  • CV 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1454 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 727 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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