Academic Catalog

GRADUATE PROGRAM(S) OF MINING ENGINEERING

M.S. with thesis in Mining Engineering

M.S. Program through courses and thesis aims to provide advanced level of knowledge in the field as well as tools and techniques of research with their implementation within the context of a comprehensive thesis.
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
MINE500 M.S. THESIS 0 0 0 50.0
MINE580 RESEARCH METHODS AND ETHICS IN MINING ENGINEERING 0 0 0 10.0
MINE590 GRADUATE SEMINAR 0 0 2 10.0
7 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Mining Engineering.
Total minimum credit: 21

Ph.D. in Mining Engineering

The program through doctoral dissertation aided by courses aims to provide maturity in thr knowledge as well as to advance it beyond the level already known. The ability to conduct independent research, the creativity in the tools and techniques of research, ability for formulating steps to reach new synthesis are the main objectives.
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
MINE580 RESEARCH METHODS AND ETHICS IN MINING ENGINEERING 0 0 0 10.0
MINE600 PH.D. THESIS 0 0 0 130.0
MINE690 GRADUATE SEMINAR 0 0 2 10.0
7 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Mining Engineering.
Total minimum credit: 21

Integrated Ph.D. in Mining Engineering

Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
MINE590 GRADUATE SEMINAR 0 0 2 10.0
MINE600 PH.D. THESIS 0 0 0 130.0
14 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Mining Engineering.
Total minimum credit: 42