OR Course programme '14-15

The specialization Operations Research within the Master’s programme in Applied Mathematics focuses on Mathematics of Operations Research and is offered by the chairs Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming, and Stochastic Operations Research.

The track consists of a one year course programme, followed by one year of practical training (traineeship), and graduation (final project). It is possible to include some courses in the programme for the second year.

Requirements

Course load : 60 EC s

Traineeship : 20 EC s

Thesis : 40 ECs

Courses

Compulsory course:

·

191616040: Philosophy of Engineering (Quartile 2 and 4): 5 EC.

·

Three courses from the 3TU mathematics core programme:

 

 

Quartile

 

Code

Course

1

2

3

4

Credit

191570401

Measure and Probability

36

 

 

6

191506302

Applied Functional Analysis

23, 36

 

 

6

191531750

Stochastic Processes

23, 36

 

 

6

191551200

Scientific Computing

 

 

23, 36

6

191581100

Discrete Optimization

2N, 36

 

 

6

191581200

Continuous Optimization

2N, 36

 

 

6

23

Choice of 2 out of 3

36

Choice of 3 out of 6

2N

Choice of from the national courses

·

Five courses from the IEOR programme selection list:

 

Quartile

 

Code

Course

1

2

3

4

Credit

191521800

Game theory

x

 

 

 

5

191531940

Networks of Queues

 

 

 

x

5

191531920

Markov decision theory and algorithmic methods

 

x

 

 

5

201200207

Capita selecta operations research

 

 

x

5

191531870

Queuing Theory (LNMB)

 

 

2N

6

191580800

Scheduling (LNMB)

 

 

2N

6

191581100

Discrete Optimization (LNMB)

2N, 36

 

 

6

191581200

Continuous Optimization (LNMB)

2N, 36

 

 

6

191581420

Optimization Modeling

 

 

x

 

5

Remaining course load

Free selection from Industrial Engineering master’s courses, national mathematics master’s courses (mastermath), master courses at other universities and PhD courses.