The program was designed to train highly qualified specialists. The program graduates will have solid skills for work in related fields of activity (prospecting and development of mineral deposits) and in solving interdisciplinary tasks (geology, physics, Earth physics, mathematics, instrument design, and others). They will have a balanced combination of fundamental and professionally-oriented knowledge and skills and will be able to use them to solve specific issues. related to exploration of deposits. Along with this, the program uses the ECTS credit system and meets requirements of ISO 9001:2000.
The program was designed to equip students with necessary skills, allowing them to:
- carry out exploitation of oil and gas deposits, deposits of coal, ores of ferrous, non-ferrous, noble and rare metals, building materials and groundwater
- carry out study geological structure of the Earth's crust, shelves of inland seas and the oceans, engineering and geological conditions for construction of oil and gas pipelines, railways, dams, power plants, and other large industrial facilities
- carry out research at archaeological, glaciological, limnological, geoecological, marine, navigational, meteorological, military, agricultural, forestry, search, rescue, and other works
- carry out research activities in various fields, mainly in Earth sciences