Nazarbayev University
School of Mining & Geosciences

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SMG for publications
April 21, 2022
NU SMG Distinguished Lecture Series

Speaker: Roman Pevzner Professor of School of Minerals, Energy and Chemical Engineering, Curtin University About: A special online lecture/workshop on use of fiber optic sensors in monitoring operations.  While applications abound, we are particularly interested in monitoring of subsurface carbon storage technologies with pending field pilots on the horizon in Kazakhstan. Date: April, 26  Time: […]

Open lecture SMG 4
March 14, 2022
Open lab session by Dr. Peyman Pourafshary

Increasing oil production effectively, cheap, and environmentally friendly is an essential target for petroleum engineers. How can experimental studies in labs help us achieve this target? How can we mimic fluid flow in oil reservoirs in labs? How can we design, develop, and apply a successful technique to enhance oil production? To answer these questions […]

Open lecture SMG 3
March 9, 2022
Info session on graduate programs in Petroleum Engineering

Nazarbayev University School of Mining and Geosciences invites you to attend the information session with Dr. Peyman Pourafshary, Associate Professor in Petroleum Engineering of NU SMG, and Coordinator of the Postgraduate Programs in Petroleum Engineering (MSc and PhD). During the session, participants will receive full information about Petroleum Engineering Master’s and Ph.D. programs, program structure, […]

Open lecture SMG 1 1
February 28, 2022
Info session on graduate programs in Mining Engineering

  Nazarbayev University School of Mining and Geosciences invites you to attend the information session with Dr. Eleonora Widzyk-Capehart, Associate Professor in Mining Engineering of NU SMG, Coordinator of the Postgraduate Programs in Mining Engineering (MSc and PhD).  During the session, participants will receive full information about Mining Engineering Master’s and Ph.D. programs, program structure, […]

Open lecture SMG 2
February 21, 2022
Everything you need to know about application process at NU SMG

  As you may know, the application deadline for the academic year 2022 – 2023 is just around the corner. If you are in process with your application, this webinar is for you. Nazarbayev University School of Mining and Geosciences (NU SMG) will be holding a live online event for prospective MSc and PhD students […]

What is SMG
February 14, 2022
Information Session “What is SMG and how to get a scholarship to enter Master’s and Ph.D. programs of the NU School of Mining and Geosciences?” 

  NU Office of Enrollment Management and the School of Mining and Geosciences invite everyone interested in Mining and Petroleum Engineering Master’s and Ph.D. programs to join the Zoom information session! During the session, participants will receive full information about Mining and Petroleum Engineering Master’s and Ph.D. programs, program structure, entry requirements, selection criteria and […]

Open lecture SMG 1
February 10, 2022
Open lecture by NU SMG Professor Fidelis T Suorineni

  We would like to invite you to the NU Open lecture “Challenges and Implications for the Mining Industry for Future Resources Extraction in the Climate Change Crisis” by Dr. Fidelis Suorineni, Professor of Mining Engineering at the Nazarbayev University School of Mining and Geosciences. Dr. Suorineni is a globally recognized consultant and award winning […]

International students
February 1, 2022
Information Session on “Opportunities to enter NU Master’s and Ph.D. programs for international applicants”

  Dear NU international applicants!   As you know, we are approaching the online application deadline for NU Master’s and PhD programs for international applicants (February 28, 2022). We understand that you might have questions on the online application process, selection stages and scholarship opportunities. Therefore, all interested international applicants are kindly invited to our […]

November 24, 2021
Invited Guest Speakers from Petroleum Industry

  On November 25, 2021 Dr. Ali Shafiei, Assistant Professor of SMG, organizes talks with Guest Speakers from Petroleum Industry:  Guest Speaker: Albina Mukhamedzianova, Schlumberger  Topic: Minimizing drilling geomechanics design risks using well log data Time: Nov 25, 2021 02:00 PM Almaty Time ZOOM link Meeting ID: 926 7830 6225

SMG for publications
November 22, 2021
Career Session with Kazzinc company

  Dear All, This is to inform you that the School of Mining and Geosciences organizes career sessions with the Kazzinc company on November 23, 2021 at 4:30 pm. Save the date.  Kazzinc is a leading mining company in Kazakhstan. The Company representatives will offer more information about the company and its organizational culture and explain available […]