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According to the Australian Jobs 2007 report (Department of Employment and Workplace Relations), the mining industry experienced the strongest employment growth in Australia in the five years to February 2007, up 68.3%. The mining industry is vital to the Australian economy in terms of export revenue and as the industry continues to boom, it is predicted that it will experience an annual employment growth of 3% over the next five years. Western Australia continues to hold a prominent position in this industry, accounting for 39% of all Australian mining jobs.

Our postgraduate courses are designed to meet the needs of those looking to enter the mining industry for the first time, as well as mining professionals seeking to further their career.

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