Education & CPD

This section of the MP&EM web site is dedicated to Education and Continuous Professional Development, CPD, relevant to those engaged in this sector of the mining Industry and those contemplating a career change to join us.

The recently held Geometallurgy2018 Conferencec organised by the MP&EM division contributed 40 hours of CPD to those attending.

The Division is delighted to announce that Camborne School of Mines, CSM, has developed a postgraduate course specificially directed at those graduates deciding to move into the Minerals Processing and Extractive Metallurgy discipline. This has been an objective of the Board for some time and CSM are to be congradulated on this initiative.

Minerals Engineering – Camborne – University of Exeter

This offers a modular conversion course providing expertise in the separation and recovery of minerals and metals from their ores.


Postgraduate and advanced R&D into MP&EM are being carried out at many Universties in the UK.

MP&EM make up component modules of many MSc courses.