Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre



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Postgraduate students have the privilege of working with internationally respected researchers and leading industry partners in the fields of mining and mineral processing, and have access to state of the art pilot plant and laboratory facilities at SMI’s Indooroopilly mine site.  A strong industry focus and applied research projects provide candidates with both academic challenges and opportunities to engage with minerals industry professionals.

JKMRC has developed many industry focussed training programs in specialised areas such as comminution, flotation, process mineralogy and statistics which are offered through SMI Education or our partner JKTech (Pty) Limited:

  1. Comparative Statistics and Experimental Design
  2. Conducting and Analysing Plant Trials
  3. JKSimFloat training
  4. JKSimMet training
  5. JK Value Chain Optimisation
  6. JK Webinars
  7. MetSkill