M.Sc. Degree / P.G. Diploma in Mining and Mineral Exploration
Intake (02) 2015/2016
Graduate engineers passing out from the University of Moratuwa specialized in the field of mining and minerals engineering have made an effective contribution to the current level of development of the industry over the past thirty years. With the greater necessity to harness the full potential of the minerals sector for national development, the Department of Earth Resources Engineering of the University of Moratuwa is now ready to introduce a post-graduate programme in mining and mineral exploration.
The Degree of Bachelor of the Science of Engineering of the University of Moratuwa specializing in a Mining & Minerals Engineering/ Earth Resources Engineering;
Any other engineering degree of at least four years duration, from a recognized University, in a field of Mining/ Geology/ Earth Resources as may be approved by the Senate;
Any other science or technology degree of at least four years duration, from a recognized University, in a field of Mining/ Earth Resources/ Earth science/ Geology/ Natural Resources and a minimum of one year of recognized appropriate experience, as may be approved by the Senate;
Any other engineering, science or technology degree of at least three years duration, from a recognized University, in a field of Mining/ Earth resources/Earth science/ Geology/ Natural Resources and a minimum of two years of recognized appropriate experience, as may be approved by the Senate;
Any recognized category of membership of a recognized Professional Institute in a relevant field, obtained through an academic route, with a minimum of three year of recognized appropriate experience obtained after the membership, as may be approved by the Senate.
:Master of Science:
1st year - Rs. 275,000/=
2nd year - Rs. 75,000/=
Application Fee Rs. 1000.00 (non refundable)
Registration and examination fees (less than Rs. 5000/=) and refundable library deposits (for each book Rs. 2500/=) will have to be paid in addition to the tuition fees.
Duration of the Course (Minimum duration)
PG. Dip - 12Months M.Sc - 21Months,
All lectures, laboratory and field classes will be conducted on Fridays and Saturdays from 8.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m
Application Procedure and Closing Date
Application forms and details can be downloaded from the department website or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelop of size 100mm × 225mm to: Dr. AMKB Abeysinghe, Course Coordinator, M.Sc. / P.G. Diploma in Mining and Mineral Exploration, Department of Earth Resources Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Moratuwa
Tel : 011 2650301(Ext-5025)
Fax : 011 2650622
e-mail : email@example.com
Closing date for applications : 15 th March 2015