At this level, a qualifying student will be is competent in applying specialised knowledge and research methodology in a metallurgical environment,thus contributing to the research and development needs of the metallurgic industry and mining community. The qualified student will be able to register with ECSA as a Professional Technologist.
The qualifying student should have the ability to:
- Initiate and execute applied research in a range of metallurgical activities to full completion.
- Function at middle to upper management level in a metallurgical environment.
Admission requirements and selection criteria
A Baccalaureus Technologiae: Extraction Metallurgy, or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard.
Conferment of the degree
The MTech: Extraction Metallurgy will be conferred on students who have completed the dissertation successfully.
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