Master's Degree in Statistics, Mathematics and Computation
Department of Sciences and Technology

2nd phase of applications: from August 20 to September 3, 2019

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    Specialisation in Algebra and Computational Logic

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    Area of Specialization: Computational Statistics

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    Area of Specialization: Applied Computational Mathematics

Degree: Master (Mestrado)

Entry Requirements:


May apply for the Masters in Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science:
• Holders of the licenciado degree or legal equivalent;
• Holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna Process by a State that has adhered to this Process;
• Holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Scientific Council of Universidade Aberta;
• Holders of an academic, scientific or professional, who is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific Council of Universidade Aberta.



Language of Instruction: Portuguese. It's highly recommended to master Technical English (reading).

Teaching Mode: Distance learning in virtual classroom mode (online education using e-learning platform).

Goals / Employment:


The Masters Course in Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science is intended to all graduates with interest and responsibilities in the areas of Statistics, Mathematics or Computer Science, including:
•Professionals in the areas of Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics;
•Professionals in the areas of consulting, insurance and banking;
•Professionals duties in public office;
•Teachers of mathematics in primary and secondary education;
•Researchers and scholars;
•Young graduates with career prospects in this area;
•Anyone wishing to broaden their knowledge in these areas.



Acess to Further Studies:

PhD.



Degree Coordination:
Catarina S. Nunes (Coordinator)
Maria João Oliveira (Vice-Coordinator)

Curricular Structure and Credits:

This master course is divided into two areas of specialization: Computational Statistics and Computational Mathematics.
In both areas of specialization, the course is divided into a first part corresponding to the course curriculum for postgraduate studies in Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science, and a second part, dedicated to preparing, performing and presenting and defending a dissertation. Each component of the Masters Course in Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science takes place in two semesters, which means, in total, the accreditation of 60 ECTS credit units per component.