The University of British Columbia - Sauder School of Business

Management - Operations Research

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Program Information

School:The University of British Columbia - Sauder School of Business
Faculty:Sauder School of Business
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Business Administration and Management, General
Operations Research
Description:The Master of Management in Operations Research program provides rigorous and practical training in the quantitative analysis of business problems. The program prepares students with backgrounds in areas such as engineering, mathematics, economics, or other quantitative fields for rewarding careers as OR analysts and consultants.

MM in OR students work closely with internationally renowned faculty, business leaders, and outstanding peers to develop and realize their goals in a professional business environment. The 16-month program offers a unique blend of technical coursework, practical consulting skills, and real-world problem-solving experience designed to position students for success in today's competitive business world.
URL:Management - Operations Research at The University of British Columbia - Sauder School of Business
Course Based:Yes
Length:16 Month(s)
Careers:Banking, Credit and Other Investment Managers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*76 to 80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Four-year bachelor's degree or equivalent, with minimum average of 76% in third- and fourth-year courses and at least 12 credits in the field of study with minimum of 80%.

    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 81]
    Application Notes : GMAT: no minimum; 640 overall recommended. GRE: 150/170 Verbal, 155/170 Quantitative, 4/6 Analytical.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    Strong quantitative and analytical background in disciplines such as commerce, economics, engineering, mathematics, or statistics. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated business communication skills and the ability to work successfully in a team environment. Work experience is not required for admission to the program, but relevant work experience will be favourably considered during application review.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 30, 2015