Faculty of Graduate Studies
Room 314, Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building, 6299 South Street
Canada B3H 4H6
Mineral Resource Engineering
||Faculty of Engineering
|Field of Study:
||Mining and Mineral Engineering
||Mineral Resource Engineering concentrates on the technical, environmental and economic aspects of the extraction and processing of the earth?s mineral resources. It has a strong industrial and research interest in underground and surface mining for coal, oil shales, metals, gold and industrial minerals, and in mineral processing. Studies in reservoir engineering, offshore drilling and production of oil and gas complement this program.
Mineral Resource Engineering faculty have strong research interests with ongoing projects in underground and surface mining, oil and gas, mining geology, mineral processing, and the development of innovative instruments and technologies in these fields.
||Mineral Resource Engineering at Dalhousie University - Faculty of Graduate Studies
|Cost per year:
This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program, and includes incidental fees.
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or CanTEST [min. 4.5]
English is the language of study at Dalhousie; therefore all applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate their capacity to pursue a graduate-level program in English before admission. Dalhousie accepts a number of different English proficiency test scores: Internet-based TOEFL- 92; Written TOEFL - 580; MELAB - 85; IELTS - 7; CanTest - 4.5 (with no band score lower than 4.0); or CAEL 70 with no band score lower than 60. Alternatively, a prospective student may enroll in the ESL program with the Dalhousie College of Continuing Education and obtain a grade of at least A- on the final stage of that training. The language competency test may be waived if the applicant has completed a degree at a recognized university where the language of instruction is English. The claims must be verified by the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Test scores are valid for two years from the date the test was written.
|Additional Admission Requirements:
||Applicants are required to submit two academic reference letters, either through the electronic reference system in the online application or by paper. Please visit the website for complete details.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.
Last Updated: October 22, 2016