Bachelor in Geology and Exploration of Mineral Resources

General

Program Description

Accreditation

KBTU FEOGI bachelor programs 5B070600 - Geology and exploration of mineral resources, 5B070800 - Petroleum engineering are accredited by the international agency Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology.


The goal of the program

Preparation of highly qualified, competitive specialists in the field of survey and exploration of minerals for mining and oil and gas companies engaged in mineral use at all stages of exploration and mining production research and design institutions, universities and state departments on rational use and protection of mineral resources that meet the requirements of today's market and international standards.

Education is provided by state grants and on a fee-paying basis by the credit technology and completed a BA. Further post-graduate education can be continued on the master's program.


Bachelors of specialty 050706 - Geology and exploration of mineral deposits can successfully perform the following professional activities:

  • Organizational and technological
  • Production and management
  • Service and operational
  • Design
  • Research
  • Education (teaching)


Specializations:

  • Geology and exploration of solid minerals
  • Oil and gas geology
  • Geophysical methods of surveying and exploration


Compulsory course– 94 credits, including:

  • Physical Geology
  • Structural Geology
  • Geology and mineral resources of Kazakhstan
  • Mineralogy with basics of crystallography and petrography
  • Petrophysics
  • Well drilling
  • Petroleum geology
  • Geology of mineral deposits
  • Fundamentals of well-logging
  • Sedimentology of sedimentary basins
  • Geological modeling based on geostatistics
  • Introduction to Geophysics
  • Well test


Benefits of studying the specialty "Geology and exploration of mineral deposits" in KBTU

  • Preparation of the bachelor's degree program at an accredited by British IMarEST.
  • Highly qualified teaching staff.
  • The ability to obtain high-paying jobs both in Kazakhstan and abroad.
  • High demand for graduates of KBTU in international companies, government organizations, enterprises.
  • The possibility of obtaining a two diploma graduate education.
Last updated December 2019

About the School

KBTU considers its mission to provide high-quality education for future leaders in business and industry, to promote innovative technologies and research in the most advanced and prospective areas of ... Read More

KBTU considers its mission to provide high-quality education for future leaders in business and industry, to promote innovative technologies and research in the most advanced and prospective areas of science for the benefit of the region and the country as a whole. The strategic vision of the University is to promote the ideals of academic excellence, scientific progress, and national well-being, to maintain the status of an undisputed leader in the field of technical and business education. The major goals and ambitions of the university are the creation of a scientific and educational center with highly qualified scientific and pedagogical potential and a developed modern material and technical base, the development of a dual vocational training, training of highly qualified specialists who have professional and personal competencies with emphasis on financial, power-generating sector, spheres of high and information technologies and the maritime industry. Read less