Discrete Optimization and Logistics at the IOR

Acceptances for studying abroad

The acceptance of abroad courses has to be coordinated personally with Anika Pomes.


General procedure for the acceptance of abroad courses at our Chair:

  • Start with acceptance considerations before your stay abroad.

Find one or several courses you are interested in and that fit to the topics of our Chair. Possible topics would be:

  • OR Methods in Supply Chain Management
  • OR Methods in Health Care Management
  • OR Methods in Production Planning and Scheduling
  • Location Planning
  • Scheduling
  • Inventory Management
  • Graph Theory
  • Methods of Discrete Optimization

Send a short mail to Ms. Pomes with the following information:

  • Your Name
  • Your degree program
  • Your abroad university
  • The titles of the courses with a short contents summary, recommended or used literature, number of hours per week and course duration

Afterwards we will check if acceptance is possible. Note that the processing time is approx. 1-2 weeks. Hence, requests have to be posed on time with respect to the processing time.


If there is a need for a personal interview depends on the case.


After returning please send the following documents to Ms. Pomes:

  • Transcript of Records
  • Form for the acceptance of abroad courses

At our chair the grade of an accepted abroad course is always given by the transcript of records.