About Mining Engineering

The extraction of minerals and natural resources has been one of the main driving factors which has led to the growth and expansion of various indusries across multiple sectors. The Faculty of Engineering, Parul University offers a 4 year bachelor degree program in mining which seeks to develop the students' understanding into the scope of this field. The program is uniquely designed to equip students with the vital skills and expertise which are required to effectivley navigate the scope of mining. The faculty seeks to promote the practical skillsets of the students, therefore to serve this purpose, it has been equipped with state of the art research facilties and laboratories. The program seeks to provide students with an indepth understanding into the aspects of geology, metallurgy, geotechnical engineering, surveying and mineral processing. It also goes on to develop within students the essentail field training from mine management to excavation. Through this curriculum the students are taught under the instruction of expert faculties and lecturers from elite institutions such as IITs, NITs across the Nation.


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Mining EngineeringProgram Outcomes

Why Study Mining Engineering

Mining maintains a position of great significance, and there has been a growing demand for individuals who possess the necessary expertise in the market. The program equips students with the relevant practical and hands on training which allows them to develop the much needed training in preparation for their career.
Minerals Surveyor

Minerals Surveyor

An ability to carry out inspections on mining processes and on the quality of the minerals.

Geological Technicians

An ability to effective apply scientific methods for effective geological mapping on mine fields.

Geological Technicians
Earth Drilling Experts

Earth Drilling Experts

An ability to utilise various machineries and to carry out essential calculative strategies for earth drilling.

Mining Field Supervisors

An ability to look after the overall functioning of the mine field so as to implement effective strategies.

Mining Field Supervisors

Duration: 4 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

Passed (10 + 2) Examination with Physics/ Maths/ Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Electronics/ Information Technology/ Biology/


Mode of Admission

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Mining Engineering feesFees


Mining Engineering


* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

Mining Engineering CurriculumCurriculum

Elements of Mechanical Engineering


Elements of Mechanical Engineering lab

Chemistry lab

Elements of Civil Engineering

Communication Skills-2

Elements of Civil Engineering Lab

Engineering Graphics

Engineering Physics

Basics of Electrical Engineering

Engineering Physics Lab

Basics of Electrical Engineering Lab

Fundamentals of Programming

Environmental Studies

Fundamentals of Programming Lab

Workshop- Mechanical



communication skills-1



Drilling and blasting

Mine surveying practical

Mine surveying-I

Mineralogy, Petrology, stratigraphy

Mineralogy and petrology Practical

Professional Communication and Life Skills



Mine Development

Mine Surveying – II

Mine Surveying – II Practical

Geology for Mining Engineers

Geology for Mining Engineers Practical


Professional Communication and Critical Thinking



Rock Mechanics

Surface Mining

Rock Mechanics Practical

Underground Coal Mining

Core Elective: 1. Mine Closure Planning 2. Environmental Management in Surface Mines 3. Project Management

Open Elective: 1. Renewable Energy Sources, 2.Internet of Things, 3.Disaster Preparedness and Planning


Mine Ventilation

Mine Ventilation Practical

Mining Machinery-1

Marine Mining

Core Elective 2: 1. Energy Management, 2. Offshore Engineering, 3.Coal Bed Methane

Open Elective2: 1Engineering Geology, 2.FundamentalsofManagemet 3. Programme Management &Entrepreneurship

Advanced Programming and Placement Essentials


Mine Environmental Engineering

Mine Legislation and Safety-I

Mine Environmental Engineering lab

Mining Machinery-II

Core Elective 3- 1. Open Pit slope Analysis and Design, 2.Rock Excavation Engineering, 3.Waste Management in Mines

Open Elective-3

Project and Seminar

Mining Excursion

Mine Legislation and Safety-II

Industrial Management

Petroleum Production Engineering

Core Elective-4

Open Elective-1



Mining Engineering Curriculum Laboratories


Computer Labs

Equipped with a total of 15 computer laboratories which are strategically designed to provide students with the most vital practical training exposure.


Research and Development Lab

As a way of promoting research in robotics and automation, a specific laboratory has been reserved for research and development where students can constantly engage in practical

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Animal house Animal tissue culture and plant tissue culture labs for high end research

Animal house Animal tissue culture and plant tissue culture labs for high end research

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Rock lab

Rock lab

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Central instrumentation lab for use of sophisticated equipment

Central instrumentation lab for use of sophisticated equipment

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Analysis lab for analysis of bio molecules

Analysis lab for analysis of bio molecules

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Biochemistry lab for biochemical estimations

Biochemistry lab for biochemical estimations

Mining Engineering CurriculumActivities

Expert Talks and Workshops

PU always strives to step foot beyond the regular horizons of academics by conducting workshops, expert talks and counselling. These sessions introduce students to a whole new world of hands on practice and in depth knowledge of the syllabus. In line with this, the students pursuing Geology actively participated in- 1. Expert talk on 'Role of MHC in Immunology' by Dr. Raktim Mukherjee 2. Expert talk on 'Application of Bioinformatics' by Dr. Kiran Patel, Asst.Prof., Charusat University 3. Workshop on Commercial Plant Tissue Culture

Dhoom 2020

Parul University's annual festival is a celebration of cultural diversity and features a platform for students' creative expression. For Applied Science students the platform developed and shaped their interpersonal skills and personal confidence to match the needs of the industry and enhance their employability.

Science Vibe – 2019

The faculty of Applied Science celebrated National Science Day on 15th March, 2019 by organizing Science Vibe event. The event covered various competitions like Working Model Presentation, Poster Presentation, Scientific spot photography, Quiz, Science Game, etc. There were 468 participants from various branches of Parul University.