Interfaculty Degrees and Diplomas
Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research – PGDipOR
The regulations for this postgraduate diploma are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.
1 In order to be admitted to this programme, a student needs to have:
a completed the requirements for any Bachelors degree
(i) passed at least 75 points with an average grade of B or higher at Stage III or above in subjects approved by Senate or its representative
(ii) passed STATS 320 and ENGSCI 391 or equivalent courses with an average grade of B- or higher
b attained an equivalent level of practical experience in the operations research profession as approved by Senate or its representative.
Duration and Total Points Value
2 A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma must:
a pass courses with a total value of 120 points
b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations - Postgraduate Diplomas.
3 The total enrolment for this postgraduate diploma must not exceed 160 points.
Structure and Content
4 A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma must pass 120 points from courses listed in the Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research Schedule.
5 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity Course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.
6 The programme for each student must be approved by the Board of Studies for Operations Research or its representative prior to enrolment.
7 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.
8 This postgraduate diploma may be awarded with Distinction or Merit as specified in the General Regulations - Postgraduate Diplomas.
9 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2006.
- at least 75 points from ENGSCI 760-763, 765, 766, 768, 769, STATS 723, 724, 726, 783
- up to 45 points from 700 level courses approved by the Head of Department
Source: The University of Auckland 2015 Online Calendar
Last updated on: 1 November 2014