PhD in Mining Engineering
- Prof. Willy Kratch
- +562 29784478
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N° de Decreto
Valor Matrícula 2013: $110.900.-
The graduates of the Program will have a broad understanding of the mining process, and will be able to lead scientific research and technological development applied to the mining activity. The student will have the opportunity of specializing on one of the following areas: ore reserve estimation; rock mechanics; design, planning and mining technology; automation and robotics for the mining industry; and geometallurgy.
The Program is conceived as a full-time program and considers 4 training courses, 4 guided research courses, 3 elective courses, and a thesis, which altogether should take the student 4 years to complete.
Students wishing to apply for Doctoral programs offered by the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, University of Chile must have a bachelor or master degree in a similar area, granted by a national or international university certifying a solid background in the specific area of the doctoral program. The Academic Committee of the program will review each application taking into account all the required background.
Applicants have to submit all their educational records at the moment of application. Some of them are:
- Curriculum Vitae
- Application Form
- Transcript of records of the previous courses and their programs in case they come from other national or international universities.
- Bachelor's or master's diploma
- A letter of intention, and at least two letters of recommendation.
1º Semestre: septiembre - diciembre año anterior
2º Semestre: abril - junio