[BE ] Mining Engineering Course details , Duration,Fees,Job,Scope ,Top colleges

4 year
Average Fees
INR 50,000 - 2,50,000 per semester

About B.E.  Mining Engineering course:

After completion of class 10+2 mostly students want to opt B.E. course but main thing to understand the topics covered the course and future scope, here I am giving sneak peek about B.E  in Mining Engineering course.

This engineering course deals with technology, application of mineral resource, philosophy, research, nature and processing of rare elements & metals. Students get learn mining regulations as it contributes directly to the country’s economy.

The average course fees for [BE ] Mining Engineering Courses range between INR INR 50,000 - 2,50,000 per semester .

[BE ] Mining Engineering Quick facts

Highlights for [BE ] Mining Engineering program are provided in the table given below:

Course Level Bachelors
Full form [BE ] Mining Engineering
Duration 4 year
Examination type Semester
Eligibility 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board along with 50% Marks
Age Limit No age limit
Course fee INR 50,000 - 2,50,000 per semester
Average Salary INR 2-7 LPA (may vary based on industry and job role)
Job Positions Mining Safety Engineer, Mining Engineer, Operations Manager
[BE ] Mining Engineering  Eligibility & Entrance exam

Eligibility criteria for B.E.  Mining Engineering course:

The students who are appearing for the course must be Indian and should not be less than 17 years. At least 50% marks in class 10 + 2 with Physics, English, Mathematics as compulsory subjects together with any of Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology from a recognized board.

There will be no backlogs while taking admission in college.

Entrance exam for B.E.  Mining Engineering course:

Admission grants in colleges depend on the score secured in engineering entrance taken by different conducting bodies.

Few deemed Universities/colleges offers admission directly on donation basis.

Many universities offer admission on class 10+2 merit basis.

The most popular engineering entrance exams conduct in both offline and online mode are given below:

Entrance exam

Conducting body

Exam type

JEE Mains

National Testing Agency (NTA)



Government of Maharashtra (Directorate of Technical Education)




Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad



West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board


[BE ] Mining Engineering  Duration & Fees

B.E.  Mining Engineering Course Duration:

Bachelor of Engineering in  Mining  is about 4 years undergraduate degree course which is again separated into eight semesters followed by regular classes, company visits, practical lab sessions  and workshops. 

In this competitive world demand of Mining Engineers increases gradually and can get various job opportunities in private and government sectors or can go for PG Courses like M.E/M. TECH and PhD also for lectureships.

B.E.  Mining Engineering Course Fees:

Admission procedure for every college is not same likewise the fees structure of every college is not the same. It totally depends on the academic policies of colleges in which you are taking admission.

The average annual fee for B.E. Mining Engineering course is ranges in between INR 35,000-2,50,000 per semester. It may vary from college to college and depends on the ranking, infrastructure, placements and facilities provided by the college.

[BE ] Mining Engineering  Jobs,Scope,Salary after course

Scope of B.E. Mining Engineering Course:

B.E. Mining Engineering graduates can get designated as Mining Engineer, Design Engineer, Operations Manager, lecturer etc. Recruiting companies that offer job to B. TECH Mining Engineering graduates are The Indian Bureau of Mines, Vedanta, Reliance, Adani Mining Private Limited etc.

The average salary for B.E. Mining Engineering graduates is about 4-6 lacs per year. Final salary will depend on job profile, interview and job experience.

For idea, here is list of some popular job profiles for Mining Engineers:

Job type

Job description

Average salary per annum

Mining Safety Engineer

Design systems to prevent employee safety, working conditions and prevent damage to property.

2.5-4.0 lacs

Mining Engineer

Plan and supervise the development of mines, equipment, extraction of metallic or non-metallic minerals from surface mines.

3.0-6.0 lacs

Operations Manager

Hiring employees and train to meet the company needs

3.5-5.0 lacs


Basically, subject experts engage with students

2.0-3.0 lacs

Government sectors:

When it comes to government jobs graduates gets employment in companies like Indian Petrochemical Corporation Limited, Uranium Corporation of India Geological Survey of India.

[BE ] Mining Engineering  Top colleges offering course

Top Colleges for B.E.  Mining Engineering Course:

To get exact information about academic policies and admission procedure students can login to official website or can contact directly at University’s office for admission related queries. Few colleges are given below for your idea.


Name of college


Approximate fees per year

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

West Bengal

4,00,000 lacs

Indian Institute of Technology, Dhanbad



Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University


1,00,000 lacs

Acharya Institute of Technology


3,00,000 lacs