A Constraint Logic Programming Approach to Examination Scheduling

@inproceedings{Reis2005ACL,
  title={A Constraint Logic Programming Approach to Examination Scheduling},
  author={Lu{\'i}s Paulo Reis and Eug{\'e}nio Oliveira},
  year={2005}
}
The scheduling of exams in institutions of higher education is a large, highly constrained and complex problem. The recent advent of modularity in many universities has resulted in an increase of the complexity of the problem, making the manual achievement of an acceptable solution a tedious and sometimes almost impossible problem. Examination scheduling is the process of assigning exams to time slots in a predetermined period of time and, simultaneously, to assign rooms and invigilators to… CONTINUE READING