University of Essex

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Operational Research (research)


Wivenhoe Park

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

PhD and MPhil, MSc by dissertation

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our Department is able to offer PhD Operational Research as we have a number of academic staff whose research interests include operational research, constraint satisfaction and optimization. These are areas of great practical interest and use, and our research students undertake projects which explore (usually in an experimental way) topics at the forefront of research in these areas. Successful completion of a PhD in these areas will qualify you for many varied careers in industry, as well as in academia.


Postgraduate study qualification from the University of Essex.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Small City