Scientific activities

Scientific research work and specialist training are carried out in the following directions: geology, geochemistry, geophysics, mining sciences and the following technologies are also being developed: production technologies, fuel and power, ecology and rational use of natural resources.

Scientific potential of the Ural State University makes it possible to solve problems of mining-geological industry beginning with prospecting and exploration of mineral deposits and finishing with raw materials preparation for metallurgical industry. At present considerable attention is paid to studies and technologies development in technogenic formations processing and to solution problems connected with ecology of the Urals.

The University has License for carrying out more than 25 different types of activities including: geological survey, topographical and geodesic, mine survey, ecological, blasting, design work, engineering – geological, engineering – ecological studies, educational services, expertise of enterprises etc.