Sauder School of Business Partners with the Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering and EduMine for Business Courses


The University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business has partnered with EduMine to provide selected Executive Education programs to EduMine’s students. By agreement with the NBK Institute of Mining Engineering, the courses will qualify for credit towards the UBC Certificate in Mining Studies program, a lifelong learning initiative consisting of online courses, short courses and webcasts.

The Sauder courses will add significantly to the professional development business and management curriculum of the Certificate in Mining Studies program and are offered as stand-alone courses or as certificate courses.

Courses approved

  • Coaching for Leadership Excellence
  • Communication Skills for Managers 
  • Persuasion: How to Change Ideas, Attitudes and Actions
  • Procurement and Contract Management Practices
  • Production and Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management Essentials
  • Risk Management Essentials
  • Strategic Decision Making

"Partnering with EduMine to deliver these courses is a great opportunity for all involved,” says Bruce Wiesner, Associate Dean at the Sauder School. “Executive Education has designed and delivered business and management courses for over 30 years and has developed into Western Canada’s largest professional development provider. We welcome this opportunity to support the global Mining Industry."

Simon Houlding of EduMine notes: "This is a great opportunity for EduMine and our global audience to expand horizons with graduate level courses on business applications in mining by a leader in the field."

Sauder’s Executive Education relies on a global network of leading thinkers and practitioners to design and deliver management development solutions both on an open enrolment and custom solution basis.

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Simon Houlding
EduMine - Professional Development

Mandy Hu
Executive Education
Sauder School of Business