Foundations of Probability Theory - University of Gothenburg Till startsida
To content Read more about how we use cookies on

Foundations of Probability Theory

Master's level | 7.5 credits | Course code: MSA150
Autumn 2019
50% Day
Period: 4 November 2019 - 19 January 2020
2) Only EU/EEA citizens and students with approved residence permit in Sweden can apply

About the Course

The course comprises lectures, and classes with exercises and discussions. Probability theory is a rich and varied area of mathematics, with many applications; modern statistics is based on this theory. The purpose of this course is to study its foundations. Key words and phrases are: Basics, moments, independence and conditioning, the Strong law of large numbers,Transforms and the Central limit theorem, Random walk and the Markov property.

More Information

Show more

Course Syllabus


Requirements and Selection

Requirements: Completed course containing basic probability theory, such as MSG110 Probability theory.

Selection: All eligible applicants who have applied before the deadline will be granted a place.

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 900 SEK
Full course cost: 14 550 SEK
First payment: 14 550 SEK

EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on:

Study Guidance, tel: 031-772 3505


Department of Mathematical Sciences
41296 Göteborg

Visiting address: Chalmers Tvärgata 3

Phone: 0317721000

Page Manager: Pontus Sundén
Last update: 6/15/2018 12:12 PM

Tell a friend about this page
Print version

Page Manager: Pontus Sundén|Last update: 10/16/2018

The University of Gothenburg uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. By continuing on this website, you approve of our use of cookies.  What are cookies?