The researches in our departmet are active in applying external funding. Year (2016) we conducted alltogether 22 research projects and two international study program projects by external funding. The share of externel funding was 36% of the total funding of our department and the share of competed funding was 27,6%. There was Horizon2020 project, the Academy of Finlad funded 8 research projects and the seven of projects were funded by foundations. The professorship in mining policy endowed by OLVI Foundation is also a source of external funding in the department.
The research project are compiled in this website by disciplines.