POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA / MASTER OF SCIENCE IN OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

The MSc Programme in Operational Research is specially designed to target practising graduates in the private sector as well as the public sector at managerial level who wish to build and advance their careers in this most fast-changing and challenging field of study. This course has been conducted annually since 1992. This is a two year part-time degree programme. Lectures are conducted on Saturdays and Sundays. A candidate is eligible for the award of the Postgraduate Diploma in Operational Research with the successful completion of the two semester programme. Course module would help to improve the professional skills as well as analytical ability to derive scientific inferences from data.

 

Course Content:

  • Probability and Statistics
  • Operational Research Techniques
  • Regression Analysis
  • Non Parametric Analysis
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Financial Management
  • Computer Programming in Excel
  • Use of Various Software
  • Multivariate Statistics for Data Mining
  • Production and Operation Management
  • Time Series Analysis
  • MSc Research Project

 

Eligibility Requirements:

An Honours Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Moratuwa

OR

Any other four year degree in a relevant field from a recognised university as may be approved by the Senate

OR

Any other three year degree in a relevant field from a recognised university, and a minimum of one year of appropriate experience after obtaining such degree as may be approved by the Senate

OR

Any recognised category of membership of a recognised professional institute obtained through an academic route and with a minimum of one year of recognised appropriate experience after obtaining such membership as may be approved by the Senate

 

Enquires:

The Course Coordinator

Email: pmedirisinghe@uom.lk  

Mobile: 071 934 9205

Phone: (011) 2650301 Ext. 6206

 

How to apply –

COURSE DETAIL AND SYLLABUS

Operational Research Paper Advertisement 2020/2021

Brochure Operational Research 2019/2020

Application for M. Sc. / PG Diploma in Operational Research 2020/2021 or Application in MS Word


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