Online Programs and Courses

Undergraduate Programs

Certificate in Mining Technologies

Designed for upper-year students and graduates of university programs in science and engineering, the Certificate in Mining Technologies is an innovative online program to prepare you for a future career in the global mining industry.

Bachelor of Mining Engineering Technology

The Bachelor of Mining Engineering Technology (BTech) is a degree program designed to meet the needs of the modern mining industry and of College-educated professionals looking to advance their career and education. Please note admission to the Bachelor of Mining Engineering Technology (BTech) has been suspended and new applications are no longer being accepted.

Graduate and Professional Programs

Graduate Diploma in Water and Human Health

The Graduate Diploma in Water and Human Health, hosted by the Beaty Water Research Centre, is designed to give recent graduates and professionals an enhanced understanding of the role of water in driving health outcomes and ultimately the sustainability of populations and communities.

Social Performance Management in the Extractive Industries

This graduate diploma program is designed to equip professionals and decision makers from industry, communities, or government, with the knowledge and skills necessary to manage the social risks associated with mineral resource projects – from exploration to extraction and processing, through to transport.

Queen's Mining Online Professional Development Courses

The Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining also offers online professional development and customized corporate training programs. For more information, please visit

Online Courses

Online courses are equivalent to on-campus courses and you can expect full support to help you succeed in your studies.

For a full listing of undergraduate online courses, please refer to the Academic Calendar.

All graduate course listings are available on the departmental websites:

To apply for FEAS online courses: