Diploma in Mining Engineering


  • Location - GHRU Saikheda
  • Duration - 3 years
  • Course Type - Full time
  • Affiliated - UGC

Diploma in Mining Engineering deals with the know-how of Mining and the processes related to it. The program trains students with an underlying interest in Mining to understand the process of how a mine works and the skills to manage one. Mining is one of the prominent industries contributing to the economy of any country. Without the help of raw materials, it is impossible to run a consumer-based economy like the one in many capitalist countries, including India. Therefore, Mining is an industry that guarantees a long-term career and a stable one.

A Diploma in Mining enables students to understand the working of different types of mines. With the likes of Underground & Opencast Coal Mines, Non-Coal Mines, Cement Mines, Metal Mines, etc., all having very other functions and processes, a Diploma is a must to kickstart your career in Mining.

Course Structure


  • Aspirants with a minimum of 35% marks in either 10th or 12th or equivalent qualification from a recognised board are eligible for admission.

Study at GHRU for a successful future & drive your career in the right direction with our Diploma in Mining Engineering programs

Admission Procedure

  • Before starting every admission cycle, the University issues a notification on the University website, notice board and other public domains like newspapers, etc.
  • After the last date of application is over, a list of shortlisted students is put up on the University website, notice board, or the students are informed directly about their admission.
  • You are eligible to apply even if you’re awaiting the results of your qualifying examination(s). Such candidates are offered provisional admissions and have to submit their previous years’ mark sheet to confirm that they fall into the eligibility criteria. You must submit your mark sheet before the due date of applying for admissions. Once the provisional admission is approved, the candidate will have one month to provide the mark sheet for the qualifying examination. Subsequently, failing to do so will result in the cancellation of provisional admission.
  • If a candidate is granted provisional admission under the conditions mentioned above and the said candidate fails to meet the eligibility criteria or has been unable to obtain the required marks. In that case, the provisional admission is cancelled.

An application form is rejected for the following reasons:

  • The candidate fails to fulfil the eligibility criteria provided by the University.
  • The admission is cancelled if the candidate fails to enclose the prescribed fee.
  • Provisional admission is cancelled if the application form does not contain the signature of the candidate and their parents/guardian, wherever applicable.
  • The candidate fails to submit the supporting documents in time for admission.
  • After submitting all the necessary documents and fees, the student will be assigned an enrollment number by the University.
  • Rules set by the University for the process of admission will be applicable from time to time.


A Diploma in Mining Engineering opens numerous doors for Graduates in the field of Mining. With Mining mainly being run by Public Sector companies, careers in this field are secure, and there’s plenty of room for growth.

Further Studies

Diploma in Mining pass-outs can also explore their interests further by opting for Graduation, putting them in an excellent position to further their careers. Graduates who wish to pursue their interest in Mining can also pursue a BTech in the future.

Job Opportunities

Here are the job opportunities that are available after a Diploma in Mining Engineering:

  • Mines Manager
  • Mine Foreman
  • Overman
  • Scientist
  • Research & development fellow or in charge
  • Planning and Designing Manager