Practical sessions are an important part of education. Here are studied gold-bearing quartz veins in Björkdal mine and sedimentary rocks in Cyprus.

Ores and Minerals - A specialization within the Master of Natural Resources Engineering

With a Master in Natural Resources Engineering, focused on ores and minerals, you have a skill that is useful throughout the world.

Field work in the Kiruna mountains
Field work in the Kiruna mountains

You have the knowledge to find nature's treasures. Products created from ores and minerals is essential for society to function. You can be active in exploration, operation and development in the minerals and mining sector or as an expert in geosciences. Work in ore geology and exploration often means stay outdoors in places you would otherwise rarely visit.

Bark, Glenn - Senior Lecturer
Organization: Ore Geology, Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 491039

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Published: 27 October 2011

Updated: 17 September 2015


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