What can I do with my degree?

Mining Engineering

The Career Zone have produced a guide: Careers for Mining Engineering graduates

Your careers consultant is:

Rachel Coombes (Penryn Campus)

With a Mining Engineering degree from the University of Exeter, you’ll be able to:

  • Analyse critically and assess data within a theoretical framework
  • Use subject knowledge and understanding to solve problems
  • Undertake feasibility studies
  • Effectively use technology skills including specialist PC software to support planning programmes
  • Demonstrate costing, scheduling , financial and budgeting skills
  • Demonstrate careful attention to detail, exercising good judgment and accepting responsibility
  • Able to plan and prioritise, work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Able to communicate with others and work in multidisciplinary teams

What can you do with your Mining Engineering degree?

These are the kind of jobs, employers, and further study programmes that our recent Mining Engineering graduates have gone on to successfully pursue:

Careers for Mining Engineering graduates

University of Exeter Links

Professional Institutions and Organisations Relating to Mining Engineering

Mining Engineering in the Workplace

Useful resources for vacancy and placement opportunities:

The following jobs will use aspects of your Mining Engineering degree:

For further useful links look at the Earth Resources sector page.

You may also find the following page useful: What can I do with an Engineering Degree?