WASM Mining Engineering Department is one of the largest Mining Engineering Departments in Australia and enjoys strong national and international reputation for minerals education, research and industry service. The Department is a founding member of Mining Education Australia (MEA), a consortium supported by the Minerals Council of Australia.
Our vision is to be a research orientated department that is recognised by the mining industry both nationally and internationally as the leading provider of mining engineers.
The mission of the department is to achieve our vision,
- Provide comprehensive, state of the art, education,
- Undertake research and consulting focussed on the needs of the mining industry,
- Develop innovative professionals to lead the mining industry into the future.