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, 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 organizations. It uses a combination of analytical models, data science, 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. July 19, 2017Management Engineering student wins technical speaking award

    Faisal El Hussein, a fourth-year Management Engineering student, placed second in the Sandford Fleming Technical Speaking Competition and was awarded a $400 prize. Faisal's presentation was on the state of conversational intelligence (commonly known as chatbots), a topic he has experience with through a prior co-op term.

  2. July 12, 2017Management Engineering team wins 2017 Baylis Medical Capstone AwardManagement Engineering students presenting their project topic

    A team of fourth-year Management Engineering students has won one of the prestigious Baylis Medical Capstone Design awards, valued at $5000. The competition is open to capstone teams from all Engineering departments undertaking a project with a biomedical focus.

  3. July 5, 2017Carpooling is more successful with people you like

    A recent study by Prof. Bissan Ghaddar found that  encouraging carpoolers to ride with people they like could potentially decrease car use by 60 percent.

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  1. July 26, 2017PhD Defence - Majid Karimi

    Essays on Corporate Prediction Markets

    Supervisor: Dimitrov, Stanko

  2. Sep. 6, 2017Graduate Studies Orientation Fall 2017

    To ensure we have space and refreshments for everyone, please make sure to register.

    Register for Fall 2017 Orientation

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