Shape your Future
There has never been a better time to think about a career in mining, with quality workers in high demand.
Developed in collaboration with industry and in response to the needs of the resource industry specialise in mining with our Associate Degree of engineering, endorsed by the Minerals Industry National Associate Degree (MINAD) Program, established through the Minerals Tertiary Education Council (MTEC).
Discover a career in mining with our new Resource Systems major embedded in our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Diploma of Professional Practice (Co-Op Engineering) courses.
CQUniversity’s Resource Systems major is the first of it’s kind in Australia and will set you up for success in the ever changing mining and resource industry landscape.
You will cover a range of contemporary technologies including industrial automation, data science and remote sensing. You will also learn about sustainable mining concepts that may lead you to opportunities within and beyond the resource industry in long-term planning and design, waste minimisation, renewable energy and energy recovery.
CQUniversity is rated five stars and ranked in the top five Australian universities for undergraduate median starting salary, postgraduate median starting salary, postgraduate full-time employment, and postgraduate skills development*.
CQUniversity are proud partners of the Queensland Resource Council, visit the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QMEA) website to find out more about the Shape your Future campaign.
*The Good Universities Guide 2021
Explore our Engineering courses
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Diploma of Professional Practice (Co-op Engineering)
Earn while you learn about mining, with 48 weeks of industry placement.
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
The only mining focused Bachelor of Engineering course offered online, providing the flexibility to balance study while work.
To find out more about our engineering courses including dual degrees visit our Engineering Course Page.