Explore double degrees
Why study engineering, mining and surveying at Curtin?
At Curtin, we’re engineering the next generation of engineers with the skills, knowledge and individuality to rise to the challenges of tomorrow, today.
Our global reputation
Curtin ranks second in the world for Mineral and Mining Engineering.
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023
Learn in outstanding facilities
Curtin is home to enviable facilities including our $116 million Resources and Chemistry Precinct and our 5 Star Green Rated Curtin Engineering Pavilion. During your studies you’ll be exposed to a range of industries, potential employers and career paths in industry research.
You can study, learn and work
Our work-integrated learning enable you to apply your knowledge and skills in real work environments during your course.
Many of our courses are recognised by respected professional accreditation bodies, that allow you to gain accreditation when you graduate.
Mining Major (BSc Science)
Graduates meet the education requirements for certification as an underground or open-pit mine supervisor (DMIRS) and the educational requirements for the quarry manager’s certificate of competency. The course is also recognised by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
Graduates fulfil the stage one competencies required by Engineers Australia for a professional engineer.
Bachelor of Surveying (Honours)
Graduates are eligible to apply for membership of the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute and the WA Institute of Surveyors.
Hear from our graduates
Mining Engineering professional and Curtin WA School of Mines Alumni, Trent Naylor shares his university experience and the skills he gained studying Mining Engineering at Curtin.
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