All graduates of the academic bachelor study programmes (or programmes of same or higher level elsewhere) are eligible for the admission to the master study programme Applied statistics, regardless of their field of study. The programme comprises six study modules: Biostatistics, Social sience statistics, Economic Statistics, Business statistics, Technical statistics, Official statistics, and Mathematical statistics. The first three semesters take the form of lectures and laboratory practice, while the fourth semester is intended for the work on a master’s thesis under the guidance of the selected supervisor.
The interdisciplinary master study program Computer science and mathematics admitts graduates of bachelor study programmes (or equivalent) in mathematics, computer science or related field. This programme is designed for students with a strong interest in computer science. Its goals comprise the qualification for the development and usage of new information technologies, for research in the fields of mathematics and theoretical computer science, and the capability of rapid acquisition of new knowledge from the field of computer and information science and the related field of mathematics. The need for application of computer technology is growing everywhere, and therefore graduates of this program can find employment in all branches of business and the public sector.
The objectives of the master study programme Computer science education are directed to training for the development and use of new information technologies, research in computer science education, and the ability to quickly grasp new skills in computer science and its related areas of teaching. The studies involve continuous assessment of teaching goals with the aim of determining the extent of the study programme goals that have been achieved. At the end of the programme the set objectives are assessed through a broad and detailed master thesis.
The master study programme Sport management offers a deep understanding and skills in the area of sport management and qualifies students for further professional, development, and research work in this area. It offers two areas of specialisation: Management in sport organizations, and Leadership in sport. Graduates of the Sport management study programme will be equipped to take up responsible positions in middle to upper management at for-profit and not-for-profit sport organizations; to solve various functional issues (human resources, marketing, financial, etc.) that arise at for-profit and not-for-profit sport organizations; and for positions in various sport associations. They will also be able to further advance their professional and research work in sport management, because during their studies they will have used and critically evaluated the professional literature on sport management and will therefore be knowledgeable about the current practical issues in the field.