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Integer Programming

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2023

About the course

Integer programming presents us with great computational challenges. This course covers methods for dealing with such problems either exactly, or, when this is not practically feasible, through heuristic techniques providing us with upper and lower bounds on the objective function. Techniques covered include branch and bound, cutting planes, Lagrange- and LP-relaxation. Basic complexity theory is presented.  In the computer laborations we implement some of the algorithms and techniques covered during the course.

Application and eligibility

Integer Programming, 7.5 credits

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

22 March 2023

Ends

4 June 2023

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

The course requires 90 ECTS including 15 ECTS in Computer Programming, a course in Linear Algebra and a course in Linear Programming. Proficiency in English and Swedish equivalent to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies. Entry requirements

Selection

Guaranteed place Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-58115

Application

The online application opens 15 September 2022 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 17 October 2022. How to apply

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 17,850

Total fee

SEK 17,850

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Contactperson for the course is:
Study counselor Lars-Daniel Öhman