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To be recognized nationally and internationally as one of the leading institutes in research and providers of quality engineers in field of Mining Engineering


To impart quality education and training to undergraduate and post graduate students in Mining Engineering so as to prepare them for the industry and higher studies. The department actively encourages excellence in teaching, multidisciplinary research, collaborative activities and positive contributions to the society.

About the Department

The Department of Mining Engineering at BESU, Shibpur was the pioneer in imparting Mining Engineering education in the country. Today, it stands as one of the most diverse and vibrant departments encompassing all disciplines within Mining Engineering and associates areas. Our students are trained in sound fundamental theories in engineering backed by state-of-the-art laboratory and computational facilities. The department has regular intense interactions with the industries, which help the students to get abreast with the latest developments.

Our faculty members are very active in research. We regularly secure substantial research funding from external sources like Department of Science and Technology, Department of Space, Ministry of Environment and Forests, University Grants Commission etc. We also undertake industrial consultancy services.

The details of research and consultancy projects taken up by the department can be found under "Research & Consultancy".