Welcome from the Head of School

Welcome to the School of Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering. For more than 70 years, the School has thrived with the largest range of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programs in Australia. Our academics are experts in their fields and internationally respected and recognised. They work alongside our industry partners and government organisations to help solve the most complex problems facing the sector.

Ismet Canbulat  - Head of School

With the industry evolving at a rapid pace, we have a leadership role in teaching and research excellence. We drive the national agenda across the breadth of minerals and energy resources engineering. Our graduates work with advanced technologies that support clean energy and the efficient supply of mineral resources. In doing this, our School seeks to enhance the quality of life for humanity in a sustainable way.

I encourage you to find out more about our diverse and extensive teaching programs, our advanced research and our strong links with industry and alumni. If you have any further enquiries, we would be delighted to hear from you.


Professor Ismet Canbulat
Head of School of Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering
UNSW Sydney