Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences - Socio-technical Systems Modelling - Doctoral studies

Socio-technical Systems Modelling
Planned:Admission for 2018/19
Last updated on:2019-03-08
Type of study programmeDoctoral studies
DegreePhD degree in Socio-technical Systems Modelling
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 21-May-2019
Duration3 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points120 (ECTS: 180)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsInternational students follow the program in English in special groups formed for international students or according to an individual study plan
FeesEU Citizens 3635 EUR per year
Non-EU Citizens 6338 EUR per year (2018/19)
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Study programme descriptionThe aim of this programme is to promote the development of system analysis and modelling within the information technology field. We hope to encourage and educate young competitive researchers who would be able to bring forward the newest scientific results within system modelling into the economy, thus raising the quality of products and services. The programme is being realised in cooperation of Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences and 8 partner institutions:
Riga Technical University, Latvia;
Warsaw University of Technology, Poland;
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain;
University Koblenz-Landau, Germany;
Klaipeda University, Lithuania;
Universidad de La Laguna, Spain;
University of Genoa, Italy;
Franhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation, Germany.

Content of the programme:
- Engineering
- Modelling
- Methodology of research work and modelling data processing
- Modelling of business information systems
- Tourism systems and regional development
- Political systems and modelling of public administration
- Systems in social theories
- Logistic information systems and organisation of transport
- Scientifically academic work
Study programme
RequirementsSummary of the dissertation topic approved by the academic adviser; publications in Scopus un ISI Web of Knowledge/Science; Master's degree or equivalent with study courses in mathematical modelling and/or simulation, good command of English
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