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The Society of Mining Professors (SOMP) recently finalised the “Mines of the Future” project, led by Professors Serkan Saydam and Bruce Hebblewhite from MERE. The report aimed to produce a...
The School congratulates PhD candidate Chunchen Wei on being awarded the Best Oral Presentation Award at the 2019 Rock Dynamics Summit held by The International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM)...
2019 AusIMM Student Meets Industry Night in Sydney shows a bright future for Minerals and Energy Resources Students. On the 9th of April 2019, the AusIMM Sydney Student Chapter, supported...

Upcoming events

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Towards a Lower Carbon Economy – Perspectives from the Coal Face

29 July 2019
UNSW School of Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering presents the 2019 Mitsubishi Development Sustainability Lecture...

The Australian Mine Ventilation Conference 2019

26 August 2019 to 28 August 2019
UNSW Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering and AusIMM are co-hosting The Australian Mine Ventilation Conference...

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UNSW Engineering offers more degree specialisations than anywhere else. Explore our range of undergraduate degrees to find your fit today.


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Our research expertise stems from applied research with a fundamental understanding of real-world issues affecting the minerals sector.


Learn about the Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices, located at UNSW.

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UNSW WIE Awards support UNSW's wider campaign to attract more female student to a career in engineering.

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