Mining Engineering

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The Department was established in the year 1995 and has been in the forefront of mining education, research and consultancy services in India. It is located in close proximity of many mineral and coal mines both opencast and underground. The Department has well qualified faculty and staff dedicated to applied research in the field of Mining Technology, Geomechanics, Mine Environment and Safety Engineering, Solid Fuels and Clean Coal Technology, Mining Geology and Mine Surveying.

The Department has also excellent computing facilities with the state-of-the-art softwares like SURPAC, WipFrag, JK Bench. The academic curricula is continuously revised to keep abreast of the industry needs as well as the vision and an all round development of students is aimed through practical training, field camps and study tours, seminars, project work, inter institute students technical meets and a host of extracurricular activities.

Faculty Members

  • Er. Soumya Ranjan Mallick
    Qualification: M.Tech, Ph.D. (Cont.), (IIT, Kharagpur) Designation: HOD, Mining Eng. Department Mob: +91 9437 5458 20 E-mail: soumyamallick_fmn@gcekjr.ac.in

    Area of Interest/ Research: Opencast Mining, Haul Road Design, Rock mechanics , Bulk Utilization of Fly ash, Geotechnical Engineering

  • Er. Umakanta Behera
    Qualification: M.Tech Designation: Asst. Prof., Mining Eng. Department Mob: +91 9438 7068 02 E-mail: umakantabehera_fmn@gcekjr.ac.in
  • Er. Subrat Narayan Das
    Qualification: M.Tech Designation: Lecturer, Mining Eng. Department Mob: +91 9437188548 E-mail: subratnarayan74@gmail.com
  • Er. Ganesh Kumar Kundu
    Qualification: M.Sc, M.Phil. Designation: Lecture, Mining Eng. Department Mob: +91 9437 8321 51 E-mail: gk_kundu@gcekjr.ac.in

    Area of Interest/ Research: Ore deposits

  • Er. Rahul Kumar Das
    Qualification: M.Tech. in Mining Engineering Designation: Lecturer, Mining Eng. Department Mob: +91 9776 8086 87 E-mail: rahulbls.das71@gmail.com

    Area of Interest/ Research: Thermally assisted low grade Iron ore processing

  • Er. Abinash Parida
    Qualification: M.Tech in Mining Engineering Designation: Lecturer, Mining Eng. Department Mob: +91 8895 1554 55 E-mail: aparida48@gmail.com

Programme Offered

  • B.Tech (Mining Engineering)
  • Total no of Seats: 60

Under Graduate Programme

The Department offers a four-year B.Tech. programme in Mining Engineering in eight semesters. All programmes are accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

  • Name Er. Soumya Ranjan Mallick
  • Designation HOD, Mining Eng. Department
  • Qualification M.Tech, Ph.D. (Cont.), (IIT, Kharagpur)
  • Email soumyamallick_fmn@gcekjr.ac.in
  • Phone +91 9437 5458 20
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