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Master in Official Statistics (MOS) provides students with an advanced training in specific themes of statistics in general or official statistics.

Graduates who have successfully completed MOS will be able to demonstrate knowledge about:

  • the system of official statistics,
  • data production models and methods,
  • statistical, econometrical and demographic methods and basic IT tools.

 

The main objective of MOS is to enhance the abilities of students to understand national and European official data (quality, production process, dissemination) and to analyse them in a national, European and international context using statistical, demographic and econometrical methods.

 

study degree
 GRADUATE/ MASTER
language
ENGLISH
credits/ study duration
120 ECTS/ TWO YEARS PROGRAMME
form of study
FULL-TIME PROGRAMME

 

Key fields of study:Curriculum and structure

  • Official Statistics
  • Economic Statistics
  • Survey Methodology
  • National Accounts
  • Regression
  • Compulsory Internship in Statistical Institutions

 

Core courses 54 ECTS
Elective courses 21 ECTS
Internship 
30 ECTS

compulsory in 2nd semester

STUDY ABROAD PERIOD
OPTIONAL IN 3RD SEMESTER
State Exams + Defend of Master Thesis 15 ECTS

 

Career Prospects

MOS graduates will be qualified especially for positions in:

  • national and international statistical institutes,
  • central banks,
  • at statistical, analytical and research departments of other central government institutions,
  • analysts at consulting companies, firms, banks and other financial institutions.

 

Degree/ Academic Title

MOS Master Programme is accredited by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic as a second-cycle higher education qualification.

According to the Czech legislation,  graduates of the programme will be awarded the academic degree Ing. inženýr (engineer), which is the academic title awarded to graduates of master’s programmes in specific fields including economics, technical sciences and technologies.
The degree’s abbreviation Ing. is to be used before the name of the graduate (e.g. Ing. Jan NOVAK).

In terms of further university studies, holders of the degree are entitled to apply for admission to Ph.D. programmes.