12 months
21056 CAD/year
6193 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Mining Engineering program from University of British Columbia, 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. 


Join the academic community of one of the world’s leading mining schools. We are one of a few mining schools in Canada with facilities and expertise in Mining, Mineral Processing, Rock Mechanics, Social License, Mine Economics and Environmental Sustainability. 

Enroll in a Mining Engineering program from University of British Columbia at a top ranked university and in one of the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world.


Our 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, or
  • Mining sustainability and the environment.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Physical Mineral Processes 
  • Advanced Coal Preparation
  • Flotation 
  • Processing of Precious Metal Ores 
  • Mine Water Management
  • Materials Handling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits

30- 34 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Current Resume (Curriculum Vitae)
  • Statement of Intent
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Reference
  • English Proficiency Test

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21056 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21056 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6193 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6193 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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