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Norman B Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering, University of British Columbia
The Department is exemplified by the dedication of the faculty and staff who provide a dynamic, hands-on learning experience for both undergraduate and graduate students.
In addition to teaching, the faculty work with graduate students and staff to undertake research in all aspects of mining in order to study and improve the industry for future generations. Gifts from alumni, corporations, foundations, students, parents and other friends assist the Keevil Institute in conducting leading edge research, providing outstanding education and contributing to social and economic development.
NBK Mining Engineering works with The Ombuds Office and all UBC community members to ensure students are treated fairly and can learn, work and live in a fair, equitable and respectful environment.