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Qualification: Professional Master Degree in Transportation Engineering, Engineer in Transportation Engineering (RTU)

Professional Master Degree in Transportation Engineering, Engineer in Transportation Engineering (RTU)

Qualification Information

Graduates of the study program are able:
- to show specific basic and specialized knowledge in the field of Transport and Traffic, Surface Transport and Infrastructure and a critical understanding of this knowledge.
Certain part of the knowledge conforms to the highest level of achievement in the field of Transport and Traffic Sciences.
Graduates are able:
- to show understanding of the most important concepts and relationships in the field of Surface Transport and Infrastructure;
- to carry out professional, innovative or research work, formulate and describe analytically the information, problems and solutions in the field of Surface Transport and Infrastructure;
- to interpret and make substantiate discussions about them on the basis of the mastered theoretical knowledge and skills;
- to work on their own professional development, show the knowledge of different scientific approaches by solving technical or scientific problems, take the responsibility and initiative by working individually;
- in a team or other people management, make decisions and come up with creative solutions in variable or uncertain situations;
- to obtain, select and analyse information independently and use it to take decisions and deal with problems, show that they are aware of the professional ethics;
- can analyse the influence of their professional activities in the environment and society and participate in the development of professional field.

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NQF Level: 
7
Awarding body: 

- Riga Technical University

Awarding body contact info: 

KAĻĶU IELA 1, RĪGA, LV-1050
Tālr.: 67089300
Fakss: 67820094
E-pasts: rtu@rtu.lv

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National occupation classification: 

ISCO-08

Access requirements: 

Higher education qualification of LQF level 6 (bachelor, professional bachelor or professional higher education qualification) in the same or compatible branch of science or professional field of higher education, as well as a certain professional experience laid down by higher education institution

Ways to acquire: 

Formal (through education programmes)