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MasterEpidemiology and Medical Statistics

Tuition fee €6,000 per year
Application fee €141 one-time

The application fee consists of a 100 € registration fee and a 41 € payment for education documents recognition from the Academic Information centre of Latvia. Application fee is non-refundable.

Payment of application fee and diploma recognition fee should be paid only after receiving invoice, and must be paid ONLY till deadline of invoice, if for any reason you couldn’t pay fee’s till deadline please contact with admission coordinator.
Application will be proceeded only after uploading payment receipt (official receipt issued by bank) in apply system, remember: after any changes you have to resubmit application, to confirm and save them.

Deposit €500 one-time

A one-time payment for students coming from outside the EU/EEA to be paid in full along with the full year tuition fee payable upon arrival. The deposit is intended to cover possible immigration expenses and paid back upon request after graduation.

Overview

The aim of the academic Master’s study program “Epidemiology and Medical Statistics” is to prepare highly qualified epidemiology specialists for the Latvian and Baltic health systems at local, regional, national and international levels.
In the frame of the program will be prepared the specialists, who are familiar with and able to develop methodology of epidemiology and other research, who are able to perform sophisticated data analysis and interpretation of results based on the latest international knowledge, according to the standards required by international organizations.

Programme structure

Students will acquire theoretical and practical knowledge in competence to collect healthcare data, including large volumes of administratively generated and digital data in accordance with internationally accepted requirements.
They will learn different methods of statistical processing of data, SPSS, Stata, SAS, R, Prisma, GPower, as well as specific epidemiology software DAGitti and MedCalc.
Students will learn how to create/develop medical, public health and sociology related research in line with international standards, which is vital for collecting country’s resultative and other statistical indicators and comparing them with EU and other regions of the world.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be able to work in various research institutions, medical and health care institutions, international companies (for example, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control), state and private organizations and ministries (for example, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development, Ministry of Agriculture), as well as institutions subordinate to these ministries.

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Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

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Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States