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Mining Engineering

Mining Engineering
Creating new professionals in the area of ​​Engineering

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Job title: Mining Engineer
Academic degree: Bachelor of Science in Mining
Duration: 8 semesters

Entry requirements:

  • Secondary Education: 20%
  • Ranking: 10%
  • PSU Language and Communication: 15%
  • PSU Mathematics: 40%
  • PSU Sciences: 15%

Egress Profile:

The Mining Engineer of the University of La Serena, is a professional competent to perform in the areas of operations of productive mining and metallurgical companies and services, with ability to solve the operational problems of such companies . He is a professional who collaborates with the work of the Civil Engineer of Minas in the level of operations, planning and administration of contracts.
He is a professional with a clear attitude towards social benefit, both from the point of view of the resolution of his needs, as well as the protection of the environment for the following generations.

Occupational field:

The Mining Engineer may perform in each and every one of the activities related to the mining business, but preferably in the area of ​​operations of said activity.

Desirable skills:

Self-learning capacity and necessary competences for a permanent and continuous education. Knowledge of the English language as a tool for access to scientific and technological information. It has a technological scientific base to implement techniques to productive processes, understand and assimilate the technological advances for its application in the mining industry, and look for innovative solutions to the technical problems it faces in its work. Among other desirable skills.

Vacancies: 80
Studies Regime: Semiannual
Continuity of Studies: Mining Civil Engineering or other

Weighted: 475
PSU score - 2018 admission: 519,05 - 649,45

Information: School of Engineering in Mines and Mechanics, Campus Ignacio Domeyko, Benavente N ° 980, La Serena.

Phone: 51-2 204116

Career with Curriculum Renewal Valid from 2017

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