The BRC are involved in a number of research and consulting projects and are looking for highly motivated postgraduate students with background in geology, geophsycis, mining engineering, mineral processing or basic sciences. Successful applicants will work with senior researchers and involve engagement with key industry partners. This experience will help in pursuing a successful research or commercial career in the mining industry. Both Research Masters and PhD degrees are offered through The University of Queensland.

 A brief description of some projects is given below: