This programme addresses the shortage of rock engineering personnel in the European mining industry. The emphasis is on the application of rock mechanics principles and methods in the areas of mine design, mining system selection and design, support of mining excavations and management of rock pressure situations in mines.


Please visit for further details on the registration process. In case of any questions or querries, please contact Ms. Birgit Knoll or Ms. Elisabeth Felser at

Deadline for the application is September 15, 2019!

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