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International Mineral Resources Management

This course aims to provide an intellectually challenging academic programme of study, which will demand of the student the ability to analyse, synthesise and evaluate key theoretical concepts and practical applications in management. This will prepare future industry leaders for success in a rapidly evolving and highly competitive global business climate, where continuous innovation and change is crucial to productivity and growth in all aspects of the natural resources, energy and international business and financial transactions industries.

Entry requirements

A good 4 year degree, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2.1 Honours level or above; equivalent of a 2.2 Honours degree may also apply; preferred degree disciplines; law; economics; geology; petroleum or mining engineering; finance; minimum of 2-3 years� work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is essential; English language proficiency requirements are; IELTS 6.5, or TOEFL 603 or 250 on the computer-based test.

Course modules

Natural resources sectors: a multidisciplinary introduction; project report or internship; natural resources sectors: a multidisciplinary introduction; project report or internship; foundation financial accounting; introduction to finance; management in energy and natural resources industries; mineral resources policy and economics; strategic management and organisational analysis; international and comparative mineral law and policy; investment decision making in the energy and mining industries; mineral and petroleum taxation; financial and project analysis of natural resources and energy ventures; human resource management.

Assessment methods

Research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MBA Variable - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland
Distance Learning

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