Tue, May 24, 2022
mining p.dutta We have one of the most diverse blends of faculty members available anywhere in the country. In addition to their excellent skills in teaching, they have excelled in diverse multi-disciplinary research areas. These include Geomechanics, Coal bed methane and shale gas extraction, Carbon sequestration, Safety & Ergonomics, Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System. The Faculty members have secured research grants worth a few crores over the last few years from agencies like Department of Science and Technology, Department of Space, Ministry of Environment and Forests and British Petroleum.

The Department of Mining Engineering, BESU, Shibpur is in the forefront of Mining Engineering education in the country. The department offers Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Master of Engineering (M.E.), a Master of Technology (M.Tech) in Geoinformatics and Ph.d programme in Mining Engineering. The students are trained in the latest technologies in Mining Engineering backed by excellent laboratory facilities.

In addition, a number of industrial consultancy projects have also been taken up. The Department is also actively involved in arranging seminars and short-term courses for dissemination of knowledge in various fields.

Lastly, the students are our strength. The high quality of our students is amply manifested by their excellent performance in the Industries. They are in high demand for employment in various top mining companies in India. They also maintain a very dynamic environment in the department and regularly undertake many challenging activities. They have earned numerous laurels while participating in different technical festivals across the country.

I welcome all visitors to explore our website and see the opportunities and facilities we offer.


Prabir Kumar Paul