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UCT Minerals Winter School
Join us at the UCT Minerals Winter School where you can learn about basic mining and extraction processes, the complexity of mining in an evolving world and lots more. For more information contact Heidi Tait at or
  'Working together to promote premier, multi-disciplinary research and development in the area of minerals


The Minerals to Metals initiative was established as one of five signature research themes at the University of Cape Town in 2006. Our aim is to integrate and expand capacity in minerals beneficiation research by drawing together the skills of world-renowned academic and research staff within four existing research groupings in the Department of Chemical Engineering, and extending these collaborative activities to other research groupings within and beyond the university.