31. MINING MACHINERY ENGINEERING
(Code : S4131)
Engineering graduates in Mining Machinery are concerned with the selection, operation, maintenance and design of all types of the machinery used in the exploration and exploitation of minerals including heavy earth moving equipment. ISM Dhanbad is the only Institute in the country that produces mining machinery engineers.
During the first two years, the inputs are given in different areas of basic engineering like mechanical, electrical, electronics and computers. The next two years are utilized for in-depth practice-oriented studies of mining and allied equipment.