Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR)

The study program MSc. in Engineering: Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) was first initiated at Ghent University in 2007-2008. As its name suggests, this engineering programme focuses on two disciplines:

  • Industrial Engineering (IE): Design and management of operational systems in the manufacturing, production and service industry
  • Operations Research (OR): Development and solution of mathematical models for these systems

General information on the master program and why it could be of interest to you is found in our information brochure:

Courses, curricula and class schedules

Detailed information on the courses is found in the program catalogue of the university:

On these pages, you can also find the schedule of the courses by following the links in the upper right corner. For the regular IEOR program, the course schedules are

The above links point to the only official programs and schedules. Always consult your personal schedule in the OASIS system for recent changes and updates. However, for your convenience, the entire class schedule for the academic year 2016-2017 is also found in the attachments below.


Student association


Available subjects for the master's dissertation

For the academic year 2015-2016, the official list of available thesis subjects in the IEOR master program is available in Plato.
The slides of the info session on 1 April 2015 is available here


Other interesting links


Courses