Regulation in Energy, Electronic Communications and Transport

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STUDY PROGRAM: 17 – Regulation in Energy, Electronic Communications and Transport

Duration: 1 year

ECTS points: 60 ECTS

Degree: Master of Science in Regulation in Energy, Electronic Communications and Transport

The study program involves the major aspects of Regulation in Energy, Electronic Communications and Transport in order to provide for students a knowledge on the need to establish a regulation in the fields related to transport of goods, commodities, people or information through large network systems, i.e. power and natural gas systems, electronic communication systems and transportation networks, as well as on the procedures for creating and implementing this regulation by analyzing and interpreting the global policies in the respective fields.

Furthermore, the study program will create experts enabled to work and contribute within the energy, transport or electronic communication sectors and especially within telecom operators, network system operators, consulting companies, regulatory bodies as well as in state and other public institutions of the respective sectors. Current situation within the named companies, bodies and institutions, especially regarding the needs for development of adequate regulative and its alignment to the relevant EU acquis, points to an increased necessity of experts who are capable of responding to the nowadays’ requirements of the different segments of economy and administration. The experiences from the ongoing restructuring and changes within the public infrastructure sectors show that the high quality experts are crucial for the success of this process.

The study program contains fundamental disciplines in the field of regulation of network activities, supplemented with new knowledge in the field, included in new disciplines and global policies and practices that have been developed in accordance with contemporary knowledge and needs in this area.

Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week Total necessary time (hour)
3ФЕИТ11004 Selected Topics in the Public Sector Economics 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ12005 Basics of Contract and Consumer Law 6 3+0+0+3 180
Elective course 1 6 3+0+0+3 180
Elective course 2 6 3+0+0+3 180
Elective course 3 6 3+0+0+3 180
Total 30 15+0+0+15 900
Elective courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week Total necessary time (hour)
3ФЕИТ10004 Telecommunications Business Management 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ11002 European Regulative in Passenger Transport 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ12002 European Regulation in the Transport of Goods 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ02008 Energy Policy and Security 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ03001 Legal and Industrial Metrology 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ10016 Internet Measurement 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ09010 Energy Regulation 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ11006 Regulation in the Railway Transport 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ06009 Legislation in the Area of Environment 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ10026 Reconfigurable Networks 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ11007 Transport Policy and Economics 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ10030 Standards and Regulations for Radiofrequency Spectrum 6 3+0+0+3 180
3ФЕИТ09013 Operation of Electricity Markets 6 3+0+0+3 180

Mandatory courses
Code Title ECTS No of classes per week Total necessary time (hour)
3ФЕИТ00 Master thesis 20 0+0+0+20 600
Elective courses
3ФЕИТ17 Research project in the field of Energy, Electronic Communications and Transport 6 0+0+0+6 180
3ФЕИТ11001 Copyright and Related Rights 4 2+0+0+2 120
Elective course from the UKIM list of available courses 4 2+0+0+2 120
Total 30 2+0+0+28 900