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Learning Opportunity: Telematics and Logistics - Doctoral studies

Telematics and Logistics - Doctoral studies

Course Information

The Doctor Degree programme prepares students for advanced work in research, teaching, and administration.
Studies leading to the Doctor Degree are designed to give the candidate thorough and
comprehensive knowledge of his or her professional field, as well as training in research methods. The criteria for granting the degree shall be the candidate’s comprehension of the subject matter and a demonstrated ability to perform independent research.
The programme includes:
Theoretical part with the following main modules: Research Methodology, Theory of Systems, Systems Modelling, Mathematical Methods and Models in Logistics Research, Intelligent Systems, Optimization Theory, Numerical Methods, Multidimensional Statistical Analysis, Transport Logistics, Risk Theory, Optimization Theory, Artificial Neuron Networks, Global Navigation Systems, Transport Information Systems, Transport Economics, Decision-Making Methods and Algorithms;
Work on scientific publications, participation in conferences;
Pedagogical activities;
Work on the Doctoral thesis.

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Duration Information: 

3 years (full time), 4 years (part-time)

Access requirements: 

Master's Degree or Higher Professional Qualification


Full-time: 4000 EUR per year (EU citizens); 5000 EUR per year (other countries); part-time: 3000 EUR per year (EU citizens), 4000 EUR per year (other countries) (2019/20)


ECTS 180

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Transport and Telecommunication Institute
Provider Contact Info: 

1 Lomonosova Street, Riga, LV-1019, Latvia
+371 67100661

Qualifications Awarded

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Qualification Awarded:
Doctor of Engineering Science