Operations Research Praktikum



The Operations Research (OR) internship is carried out in interdisciplinary groups (business administration, mathematics, computer science, business engineering) of 4-5 students. Each group deals with an application-oriented problem which has to be solved by methods of operations research. The topics are asked by companies like Deutsche Post DHL and others. Each group is given a supervisor to assist with literature research, implementation and presentations. The aim of the course is the learning of interdisciplinary communication, the solving of complex problems of mathematical optimization and the professional presentation and documentation of the project results.