What is Mining Engineering?
Mining Engineers design, operate, manage, and reclaim mines and mining facilities for both open pit and underground deposits.
Mining Engineering is a complex and interdisciplinary field that includes elements of geological, civil, mechanical, and materials engineering. A mining engineer ensures that mining is carried out efficiently and safely while maintaining sustainability and minimal environmental impact.
Mining engineering is a branch of Engineering that involves extracting, processing and application of minerals from a naturally occurring environment.
There is a severe shortage of mining engineers worldwide due to growing demand for minerals worldwide. The need for mineral extraction and production is an essential activity for modern needs. Mining engineering students can look forward to a secure and well-paid career in a dynamic and challenging industry. The mining industry offers career paths that provide the flexibility to work in and move between a diverse range of jobs in mining regions and major cities around the world.
Top Mining Engineering college in India
- Kothagudem School of Mines, Kothagudem-507101, Khammam
- Vinobha Bhave University
- Bihar Institute of Techynology, Sindri PO, Sindri Institute Dhanbad 828123
- Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad – 826004
- NIT Surathkar, Srinivasnagar- 574157
- Golden Valley Institute of Technology, Oorgaum, KGF 563120
- NIT Rourkela – 769008
- Orissa School of Mining, Keonjhar 758001
- Pt. Ravishanker University Govt. Engg. College, Raipur – 495009
- Guru Ghasidas University Govt. Engg. College, Bilaspur
- Vivesvaraya Regional Engineering College, Nagpur 440011
- Nagpur University, Chandrapur Engineering College, Ballarpur Road, Chandrapur – 442403
- Shri Ramdeobaba Kamla Nehru Engineering College, Katol Road, Nagpur
- Maharashtra Instt.of Tech.124, Kothurd Road, Pune 411038
- College of Technology & Engineering, Udaipur 313001
- MBM Engineering College, Jodhpur
- Anna University, College of Engineering Guindy, Chennai 600025
- Benaras Hindu University, Institute of Technoloby, Varanasi – 221005
- Bengal Engineering College, PO Botanical Garden, Howrah, West Bengal– 711103
- Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur- 721302