Federation University Australia

Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) (Honours)

Federation University Australia
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4 yearsfull-time
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Why study this course

Mining is big business in Australia and the Asia Pacific. It needs skilled professionals to help manage teams and lead projects. In this program students will learn how to mine in a sustainable and safe way and the social and political aspects that will impact their career. Students also learn communication and problem-solving skills that are essential in the industry. Areas of study within the Mining Engineering program include mineral deposit evaluation and processing, underground production systems, mine power and services, surface mining operations and mine environment and safety.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Engineer, Operations Engineer, Planning Engineer, Production Engineer, and 2 more.


This program is accredited by Engineers Australia.

Entry requirements

Mature Background or Year 12 (senior secondary certificate)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Ballarat - Mt Helen

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Federation University Australia's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Federation University Australia's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Federation University Australia can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Visit Federation University Australia's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

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Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) (Honours)

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Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) (Honours)

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