Operational Research is one of the main fields of application of computer science and applied mathematics in industry. It includes a set of methods, mathematical modeling and dedicated software that help to optimize the decision-making process in the companies. OR is, by its very nature, a discipline that is directly linked to industry and its key role in maintaining competitiveness is confirmed through the years and translate into an increased demand for young graduates in this field. This discipline has made very important progress in recent years, which requires a significant updating of training courses and justifies a specialized and high-level curriculum.
Language of instruction: French
ECTS: 120 (60 ECTS obtained in the 1st year and 60 ECTS in the 2nd year)
Oriented: Research and Industry
Duration: 2 years
Courses Location: Paris and Palaiseau
The OR specialization allows the acquisition of theoretical and practical tools in the discipline. The training contains an important part of initiation to scientific research. It also provides students with an initial approach to application areas and learning to use the most advanced software.