The idea: Students would learn more by doing than by listening to lectures and taking exams is at the core of our lesson delivery. A spirit of inquiry, of challenging the way things are done, lives on today in our  academic divisions, all of which offer full-time national diploma programs.
National Diploma in Mining

National Diploma in Mining

A discipline that involves the discovery, extraction, and processing of minerals. Mining engineers are involved with   feasibility studies and processing minerals for additional value.
National Diploma in Mine Geology

National Diploma in Mine Geology

Mine Geologists are central to the mining industry as they help ensure that minerals are efficiently extracted from the deposit for maximum profit locating deposits of important minerals and determining whether the quantities are large enough to make mining economically viable.
National Diploma in Mine Survey

National Diploma in Mine Survey

Mine surveyors are involved in the measurement, representation and management of data associated with a mining operations. Their core responsibilities include the marking out, measurement and maintenance of direction for all surface and underground workings on a mine site.
National Diploma in Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy

National Diploma in Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy

Mineral extraction is a nuanced branch of mining and geological engineering that demands a specialised, practical skill-set. Learn how to develop, optimise and manage the operation of metallurgical processing plants that transform low-value raw materials into useful, high-value mineral and metals products in an economical and environmentally responsible way.
National Diploma in Metallurgical Assaying

National Diploma in Metallurgical Assaying

Metallurgical assayers are key professionals in the mining industry. They use mathematics, science and engineering principles to extract and purify metals and other marketable products from ores.
National Diploma in Mine Ventilation & Environmental Engineering

National Diploma in Mine Ventilation & Environmental Engineering

Effective management of mine air and the environment plays an important role in mine productivity, profit and safety. Master the knowledge, and techniques that are required to provide a safe underground working environment through sound ventilation practice.

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Zimbabwe School of Mines is a dynamic regional institution that serves the mining industry in the SADC region by providing competency-based training for high calibre, hands on technicians.

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