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Advanced Probability Theory

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

About the course

The course will give the student a deeper understanding of the foundations of probability theory. It provides important concepts, results and proofs in measure-theoretic probability theory with emphasis in statistics. It covers probability spaces and random elements, integration and differentiation, distributions and their characteristics, conditional expectations, asymptotic theory, together with a large number of exercises which includes many additional results.

Application and eligibility

Advanced Probability Theory, 7.5 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2021 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

2 November 2021

Ends

16 January 2022

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

The course requires a minimum of 90 ECTS including 7.5 ECTS in Probability Theory at second cycle or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English 5/A. When the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies. Entry requirements

Selection

Guaranteed place Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-58207

Application

Application deadline was 15 April 2021. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 17,850

Total fee

SEK 17,850

Contact us

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Contactperson for the course is:
Study counselor Lars-Daniel Öhman