Ph.D. in Operational Research

Course Code   
Course Title   
  METU Credit 
  Contact (h/w) 
  Lab (h/w) 
  ECTS Credit 
OR502 DISCRETE OPTIMIZATION 3 3 0 8.0
  or IE554 DISCRETE OPTIMIZATION 3 3 0 8.0
  or OR503 NONLINEAR OPTIMIZATION 3 3 0 8.0
  or IE555 NONLINEAR OPTIMIZATION 3 3 0 8.0
IE562 STOCHASTIC PROCESSES II 3 3 0 8.0
  or IE566 THE DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF EXPERIMENTS 3 3 0 8.0
  or IE568 STATISTICAL APPLICATIONS IN ENGINEERING 3 3 0 8.0
OR519 MATHEMATICS FOR O.R. 3 3 0 8.0
OR600 PH.D. THESIS 0 0 0
OR690 RESEARCH TOPICS IN O.R. 3 3 0 8.0
  or IE690 RESEARCH TOPICS 3 3 0 8.0
OR691 SEMINAR FOR PH.D. STUDENTS 0 0 2 10.0
  or IE691 SEMINAR FOR PH.D. STUDENTS 0 0 2 10.0

4 elective courses approved by the Department of Industrial Engineering.
Minimum total credit: 24
Minimum number of courses with credit: 8

Deficiency program for students from other disciplines
The deficiency program is customized based on every student's needs. This program includes OR501 LINEAR OPTIMIZATION (or IE553 LINEAR OPTIMIZATION) and IE561 STOCHASTIC PROCESSES I, if the student has not taken these or equivalent courses before.