Regulations - Interfaculty Programmes


The Degree of Master of Operations Research – MOR

The regulations for this degree are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.

Admission

1 In order to be admitted to this programme, a student needs to have:

either

a (i) completed the requirements for the Degree of Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or Bachelor of Science (Honours)

and

(ii) passed the prerequisite courses:

either

ENGSCI 760 and 761

or

ENGSCI 460 and either ENGSCI 450 or 451

and

(iii) achieved grades deemed satisfactory by the Dean of Faculty of Engineering

or

b completed the requirements for a Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research at a level deemed satisfactory by the Dean of Faculty of Engineering

or

c (i) completed the requirements for an equivalent degree as approved by Senate or its representative

and

(ii) demonstrated competency in the English language to the satisfaction of the Dean of Faculty of Engineering.

Duration and Total Points Value

2 A student enrolled for this degree must:

a pass a thesis with a total value of 120 points

and

b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Structure and Content

3 Research Masters

A student enrolled for this degree must pass 120 points in ENGGEN 798 Master of Operations Research Thesis.

4 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.

Thesis

5 a The thesis is to be carried out under the guidance of a supervisor appointed by Senate or its representative.

b The thesis topic must be approved by the relevant Head of Department or Programme Coordinator prior to enrolment.

c The thesis is to be completed and submitted in accordance with the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Variations

6 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.

Honours

7 This degree may be awarded with Honours as specified in the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Commencement

8 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2006. The 1997 regulations for the Degree of Master of Operations Research were thereby repealed.

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