Welcome to Management Sciences at the University of Waterloo

Management Sciences is an academic department within the Faculty of Engineering that offers an undergraduate Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc) degree in management engineering plus an undergraduate option in management sciences, and both research and course-based graduate degree programs. 

Management Sciences is a broad interdisciplinary study of problem solving and decision making in human organizations. It uses a combination of analytical models and behavioural sciences to address societies' most complex problems.

Conducting meaningful research that will impact industries and economies, our students and faculty work under three core areas of specialization: applied operations research, information systems and management of technology. 

  1. Apr. 28, 2017SWORD 2017 CORS SWORD 2017

    Successful SWORD 2017 at the University of Waterloo

    Friday, April 21, brought the 2017 edition of Southwest Ontario Operational Research Day, hosted by the CORS Water

  2. Feb. 24, 2017Department 3MT winners

    Congratulations to Management Sciences Three Minute Thesis winners: Cynthia Waltho (1st Place), Burak Yildiz (2nd Place) and Taghi Khaniyev (3rd Place).

    These students will go on to present at the University wide competition to present their thesis in three minutes. Well done to all the speakers, and good luck to the winners on your next challenge!

  3. Dec. 20, 2016Data analytics program could help fill Canada’s big data talent gap

    The forecast for data analytics jobs is impressive and encouraging — unless you’re an employer who will be competing for some of that big data talent.

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