Institute was established in 1997 to de- velop researches in mining geological areas.
Institute conducts researches in the fol- lowing areas:
- complex geodynamic and metalloge- nic analysis of the Tien-Shan for precious
- rare and non-ferrous metals;
- non-metallic minerals;
- evaluation of the status and prospects of fresh mineral and thermal waters of the KR;
The leading experts, in the field of geology and mining, work in the institute. There are five academicians and corres- ponding members of the National Aca- demy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, ten doctors, and more than twenty can- didates, senior and junior researchers. Annually Institute successfully accom- plishes fifty-twenty research projects. Twenty research projects have been implemented into production for the last two years.