Education Ministry and Erdenet company to establish university complex in Erdenet city

2022-01-25 16:07:10

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Ministry of Education and Science has signed a four-year Memorandum of Understanding with the Erdenet Mining Enterprise to collaborate in developing the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST)’s Erdenet college in Orkhon aimag specifically in the fields of mining and technology.


The college prepares graduates for jobs at the company, with those who graduated with GPAs higher than 3.2 are recruited immediately. 


Erdenet college is the only higher educational institution in the country that offers a course in ore metallurgy. There are plans to have three programs of MUST transferred to the college after discussing with the university.


Under the MoU, the sides will cooperate in short, medium, and long term planning, having necessary funds earmarked, ensuring social security for teachers and staff and supporting students.