autumn 2021
INE-3606 Operations Research 2 - 5 ECTS

Last changed 26.11.2021

Application deadline

Applicants from countries within EU/EEA: June 1st for the autumn semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Exchange students and Fulbright students: 1 October for the spring semester and 15 April for the autumn semester.ril


Type of course

Practical course. The course can be taken as a single course.

Admission requirements

A relevant undergraduate Bachelor Engineering program with minimum 25 credits mathematics, 5 credits statistics, 7,5 credits physics

Knowledge about basic operations research technics, methods and models.

Application code: 9371


Course overlap

STE6306 Operations Research 2 5 stp

Course content

Practical applications of Operations Research

Objectives of the course

Knowledge: Based on techniques given in Operations Research 1 and some extensions this course give the students knowledge in modelling and optimization of real-life deterministic or probabilistic systems.  

Skills: The candidate will be able to perform modelling and optimization of real-life deterministic or probabilistic systems by formulating a model, decide solution techniques and then solve the model.

General (overall) Qualifications: Based on the practical experience of solving real-life problems the candidate shall be able to communicate, solve and improve related problems in future education and working life.


Language of instruction

English

Teaching methods

The candidate will perform a practical project in the area of Operations Research

Assessment

Examination and assessment

A project report accounting for 100% of the total grade in the course.

Grading will be done by A-F scale, where F is Fail.

A re-sit exam will be arranged for this course where a new project report has to be delivered within the given date.


Schedule

  • About the course
  • Campus: Narvik |
  • ECTS: 5
  • Course code: INE-3606