Mining Engineering Program
Program Chair: Carmen Matos, MSc., P.E.
Phone: +51 1 382 0280
Engineering discipline that deals with the planning, design, operation and management of mining plants for the extraction and exploitation of minerals in surface and underground mines, as well as with the technical and economic feasibility of mine sites and mining projects, attenuating the environmental impact, and preventing and controlling risky situations.
Mining engineering includes the following specialization areas:
- Underground mining
- Surface mining
- Mining geology
- Mining planning
- Mining management
- Safety, environment and sustainability