Geology and exploration of solid mineral deposits, master
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The program trains specialists in surveying, prospecting and exploring minerals for mining exploration and geological enterprises. Master-students study the basics of petrology, the structure of ore fields and deposits, the theory of the formation of oil and gas deposits within the platform and folded fields, remote sensing of the Earth.
Education is conducted on modern computer programs Surfer, Geosoft, ArcGIS. Foreign lecturers, leading experts from manufacturing companies, and scientific-research institutes are invited to conduct lectures and consultations on contemporary problems of geology. For practical training, undergraduates are sent to exploration, geological survey, oilfield, hydrogeological enterprises.
Graduates work in the chief geologist, senior geologist, technologist, head of the geological party, district geologist work at the university. The Master's program provides in-depth training in the specialty. At the end of the theoretical course, students conduct experimental research work in enterprises.