Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

Industrial Engineering is the application of engineering methods and principles of scientific management to industrial systems. Industrial systems take an expanded meaning here to mean not only manufacturing but service oriented operations as well such as those undertaken by hospitals, tranportation companies, telecommunication, contact centers among others. It is concerned with the design, improvement and installation of integrated systems of people, materials, information, equipment and energy.it draws upon specialized knowledge and skills in the mathematical, physical and social sciences together with the principles and methods of engineering analysis and design to specify, predict and evaluate the results to be obtained from such systems.

Link: ieor.engg.upd.edu.ph