The Department of Operational Research (W8/K4) was established in November 2014, by the Rector of Wrocław University of Science and Technology. The department exists within the organizational structure of the Faculty of Computer Science and Management (W8). The Head of the Department is Professor Rafał Weron.
The following research and teaching divisions operate within the Department:
- Operations research and the application of computer science (K4/Z1),
- Economic modeling and forecasting (K4/Z2),
- Computer simulation (K4/Z3),
- Finance and financial analysis (K4/Z4).