PhD in Sociotechnical Systems Modelling

General

Program Description

The goal of the doctoral study program is to prepare researchers in the field of information technology industry systems analysis, modeling and design sector, to promote the students' theoretical knowledge and research skills and the application of research results in the following areas:

  • business and tourism information system modeling;
  • systemic regional development planning;
  • the political system and public management modeling;
  • logistics information systems and transport modeling;
  • production process modeling;
  • e-learning system design;
  • simulation technology development.

Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus+ mobility for studies.

Qualification awarded: Doctor of Engineering Sciences (Dr.paed.).

Admission requirements: Master's or professional master's degree in the computer sciences, information technologies. Discussion of the thesis topic.

Duration of studies: 3 years full-time studies.

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Study programme consists of 3 parts:

  • Part A – compulsory courses
  • Part B – optional courses (specialization)
  • Part C – free elective courses.

To complete study programme student has to earn 120 CP (180 ECTS).

Final test, if any: Doctoral thesis.

Study fee: 3200 EUR per year.

If you are interested in the studies at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences fill application form at this address: http://www.rta.lv/online_application_procedure.

Last updated Dec 2019

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Rezekne University of Applied Sciences (R?zeknes Tehnolo?iju Akad?mija) is a one of most fast growing universities in Latvia. Higher education in Rezekne, one of regional cities in Latvia, rooted sinc ... Read More

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences (R?zeknes Tehnolo?iju Akad?mija) is a one of most fast growing universities in Latvia. Higher education in Rezekne, one of regional cities in Latvia, rooted since 1925. For almost 100 years, Rezekne University of Applied Sciences was Alma mater for many successful leaders. Each student at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences are met as an individual. All students receive personal guidance and professors are easily approachable. Every year around 400 students enroll and in total more than 2000 students study in on our campus. The size of the university gives opportunity for close interaction between students and personnel on all stages of studies. Numerous international partners and the exchange program students make a multicultural environment in university. More than 200 Erasmus students and academics participated in exchange every year. At Rezekne University of Applied Sciences you build networks that last a life time. Read less