Stellenbosch Unit of Operations Research and

Stellenbosch Unit for Operations Research in Engineering


Analysis in Support of Effective Decisions


 To create an inclusive environment for the training, development and inspiration of innovative, yet responsible, scientific young minds

  • The continual pursuit of excellence above all else
  • Fostering a serious & professional work ethic
  • Practising defensible, repeatable & responsible science
  • Vigorously & ceaselessly enlarging our knowledge base
  • Seeking advice as widely & as often as possible
  • Engaging in challenging debate, but respecting the opinions of others
  • Developing a genuine interest in the work of our peers
  • Contributing actively to enrich the local, communal work environment
  • Demonstrating loyalty to our affiliations & broader scientific communities
  • Being tireless ambassadors of our scientific discipline