BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN METALLURGY AND MINERAL PROCESSING ENGINEERING
This is a four year programme aiming at offering aspects of mineral science engineering and technology that is professionally related to the ever expanding minerals industry of Tanzania.
What and how will you learn?
Students will obtain detailed knowledge
on various methods of mineral extraction such as hydrometallurgy, pyrometallurgy, froth flotation, gravity concentration, etc. Learning shall be through lectures, seminars, industrial training and internships.
Direct entry qualifications
Two principal passes of at least
‘D’ grade in Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry at A’ Level, and
those without principal pass in Chemistry, must have at least ‘C’
in Chemistry at O’ Level.
Equivalent entry qualifications
Diploma or FTC in Mineral Processing, with a credit pass in Mathematics and with a GPA not less than 3.5, or ‘B+’ grade or distinction or ‘‘B’ grade for FTC, and five passes with at least three credits at O’ Level.
There is a growing demand for mineral science engineers due to increasing consumption worldwide of mineral resources. Hence the future in this career is quite bright. Our graduates find such lucrative positions as Minerologist, Extraction Metallurgist, Petroleum Technologist, etc.