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University of Johannesburg Department of Mining Engineering Requirements

The requirements for undertaking the University of Johannesburg (UJ) Department of Mining Engineering.

BEng Tech in Mining Engineering

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Faculty Website:   Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: BEng Tech in Mining Engineering
Programme Code: B6MINQ

Medium of Facilitation: Full-time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 360
SAQA: 94698

Application Start Date: 1 Apr 2022
Application End Date: 30 Sep 2022

Campus: Doornfontein

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 3 Years

Programme Fees


The purpose of this qualification is thus to build the necessary knowledge, understanding, abilities and skills required for further learning towards becoming a competent practicing Mining Engineering Technologist. Specifically, the qualification provides graduates with:
• Preparation for careers in engineering itself and areas that potentially benefit from engineering skills, for achieving technological proficiency and to make a contribution to the economy and national development;
• the educational base required for registration as a Professional Engineering Technologist with ECSA;
• for graduates with an appropriate level of achievement, the ability to enter NQF level 8 programmes and then proceed to Master’s degrees; and
• for certificated engineers, the education base for achieving proficiency in mining engineering or plant operations and occupational health and safety.

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Career Opportunities

Select and manage the correct method of mining in specific geological environments.

Admission Requirements

Minimum APS 23, English 4 (50%), Mathematics or Technical Mathematics 5 (60%), Physical Science or Technical Science 5 (60%).

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