© 2018

Advances in Operations Research Education

European Studies

  • Jeroen Beliën
  • Ana Paula Teixeira
  • Hans W.Ittmann
  • João Luís de Miranda
  • Marco Laumanns
  • Margarida Vaz Pato
  • Contains a comprehensive overview on educational developments in OR and MS

  • Outlines key factors in curricular programs

  • Presents a genuinely international approach


Part of the Lecture Notes in Logistics book series (LNLO)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Ana Paula Teixeira, Hans W. Ittmann, Jeroen Beliën, João Luís de Miranda, Marco Laumanns, Margarida Vaz Pato
    Pages 1-12
  3. Hans W. Ittmann, Jeroen Beliën, João Luís de Miranda
    Pages 13-27
  4. Maria Antónia Carravilla, José Fernando Oliveira
    Pages 49-57
  5. João Luís de Miranda, Ana Paula Teixeira
    Pages 79-93
  6. Melanie Reuter-Oppermann, Anne Zander, Stefan Nickel
    Pages 95-105
  7. Evangelia Krassadaki, Michalis Doumpos, Nikolaos F. Matsatsinis
    Pages 107-122
  8. Susana Fernandes, José C. Pereira
    Pages 123-142
  9. Susana Colaço, Neusa Branco, Margarida Vaz Pato
    Pages 143-157

About this book


This edited monograph contains a comprehensive overview of educational developments in the fields of operations research (OR) and management science (MS). The book outlines key factors in OR/MS curricular programs and analyses different approaches regarding student enrollment and failure rates. The approach is genuinely international, whereas the focus lies on the European level. The target audience primarily comprises public policy planners in education, deans and school directors as well as program coordinators. 


Operations Research Curriculum Management Science Education European Higher Education Area European Comparative Study OR/MS Education

Editors and affiliations

  • Jeroen Beliën
    • 1
  • Ana Paula Teixeira
    • 2
  • Hans W.Ittmann
    • 3
  • João Luís de Miranda
    • 4
  • Marco Laumanns
    • 5
  • Margarida Vaz Pato
    • 6
  1. 1.Faculty of Economics and BusinessUniversity of LeuvenLeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Polo CMAT-UTADUniversidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto DouroVila RealPortugal
  3. 3.Institute of Transport and Logistics StudiesUniversity of JohannesburgJohannesburgSouth Africa
  4. 4.Departamento de Tecnologias, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e GestãoInstituto Politécnico de PortalegrePortalegrePortugal
  5. 5.ETH ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  6. 6.CMAF-CIO and ISEGUniversidade de LisboaLisboaPortugal

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