Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Mining Engineering Technology

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Program Information

School:Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Faculty:School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing: Saskatoon Campus
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Mining Technology/Technician
Description:Mining is one of the fastest growing sectors in Saskatchewan. In the next 10 years, estimates predict over 15,000 new workers will be needed in the industry—including mining engineering technologists.

Mining engineering technologists work in hard and soft rock mining operations here in Saskatchewan, across Canada and around the world. It’s a well-paying career that can involve surveying, ventilation, ground control, mine planning or supervision. You need to be a team player, good at problem solving, comfortable working with new technology and committed to workplace safety.

URL:Mining Engineering Technology at Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Length:68 Week(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,300
International: $17,242

Cost shown is for Year 1 of the program.
Careers:Mining Supervisors

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Precalculus 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Mathematics 

Applicants are required to have Grade 12 with a minimum of 60% in Pre-Calculus 30. Physics 30 is recommended but not required. A minimum combined average of 60% in Math A30, B30 and C30 is also accepted.

Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 81]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on April 09, 2019