Nazarbayev University
Graduate School of Education

School of Mining & Geosciences


November 14, 2018
SMG has got an agreement with ERG in a mining project

  School of Mining and Geosciences in Nazarbayev University in collaboration with Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System (NURIS) has got an agreement with Research & Development Engineering Center of ERG in a mining project entitled “Geostatistical Estimation and Analysis of Iron Distribution in the Shubarkol Coal Deposit”. The key members in this project are Dr. Nasser Madani (Principal Investigator), […]

September 18, 2018
Swiss Seed Funding Grants with the CIS Region Grant Agreement SFG 2018

  The Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (hereinafter referred to as “SERI”), in agreement with swissuniversities, has designated the University of Geneva (hereinafter referred to as “UNIGE”) as the Leading House (hereinafter referred to as “LH”) for the bilateral Science and Technology cooperation program with Russia and the CIS Region.   As LH, UNIGE […]

September 6, 2018
A talk with Professor Erdal Ozkan

Professor of Petroleum Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, Erdal Ozkan gave a talk to our students of Master’s Program in Petroleum Engineering. Colorado School of Mines is a partner for the School of Mining and Geosciences at Nazarbayev University. His speech included general information about the program we offer. 

August 8, 2018
Summer internship at Kazzinc Company

  20 students of MSc Mining Engineering Program of the School of Mining and Geosciences have been provided with opportunity to pass summer internship at Kazakhstan’s mining company –KAZZINC, which is a major producer of zinc with a notable extraction of copper, lead and precious metals in our country. Starting from May 20th through July […]

August 8, 2018
Summer internship at Voskhod-Oriel Mining Company

  In a period from mid-July to mid-August, 2 students from MSc Mining Engineering program Nursulu Alnazar and Abu-Saadi Karzhau have been accepted to internship to Voskhod-Oriel Mining Company, which is a part of Yilmaden Holding. During the internship, students have worked in chromium underground mine, where they were introduced to chromium mining operations. The mines of […]

July 12, 2018
Invited short course in underground mining systems at Northeastern University, Shenyang, China

  Professor of the School of Mining and Geosciences of Nazarbayev University, Fidelis T Suorineni, has been a visiting Professor at the School of Resources and Civil Engineering of the Northeastern University in Shenyang since 2016. He collaborates with Associate Professor Xu Shuai and his colleagues in both teaching and research. Professor Suorineni was invited […]

June 22, 2018
25th World Mining Congress

  We are happy to announce that three first-year master students in mining engineering form School of Mining and Geosciences in Nazarbayev University successfully gave the oral presentations in 25th World Mining Congress hold in Astana during 19-21 of June, 2018. The World Mining Congress (WMC) is a global mining industry event, which is held every […]