The Department of Statistics

Фото: Загальне фото співробітників кафедри статистики.Department was established simultaneously with the creation of the Academy. For more than 20-year period of the department existence was developed, tested and created an integrated system of statistical profile personnel training , scientific research are conducted.

Department of Statistics prepares bachelors and masters degree in “Applied Statistics” field “Economics and Entrepreneurship”.

MANAGER-ANALYSTS,
FINANCIAL ANALYSTS,
CEO,
MINISTER!

This career path for which are prepared graduates-Masters of a leading higher education institution “National Academy of Statistics, Accounting and Audit”, acquiring profession by a specialty “Applied statistics”.

Regulation on the Department of Statistics.

Head of Department

  • Serhii S. Herasymenko, Doctor of Economics, professor.

Contact information

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Office #305, 1, Pidhirna str., NASAA, Kyiv, Ukraine, 04107

tel.: +380 (44) 489-42-56
e-mail: kaf_es@nasoa.edu.ua, kaf_s_nasoa@ukr.net

The new Law of Ukraine “On Higher Education” granted autonomy to higher educational institutions in shaping curricula and syllabi. These was used in full way by the National Academy of Statistics, Accounting and Audit, when it formed educational program of training specialists in “Applied statistics” so as to give them enough knowledge, abilities and skills for successful work in senior management positions at all levels.

The work in such positions requires a deep complex knowledge of three blocks of disciplines, which are studied at a professional level by the National Academy of Statistics, Accounting and Audit.

  1. Block of disciplines, studying of which ensures the acquisition of skills on the formation of accounting and analytical information – 10 statistical and accounting disciplines;
  2. Block of disciplines, studying of which allows to make the analysis of phenomena and processes, which occur in the subjects of business in market conditions on specific areas or sectors and by the results of which are developed and monitored the implementation of business plans, are developed managerial decisions on the development of areas or sectors – 8 subjects;
  3. Block of informatics disciplines, mastering of which provides the ability for the head of free using of all achievements of modern computer technology (internet-information, packs of applied statistical programs and programs for information processing, online-communication  for transmitting and receiving data and reporting forms) – 4 disciplines.

The full mastering of professional knowledge and getting practical skills acquisition provides a logically based structure of curriculum, that provides consistent presentation of material from subject to subject, from semester to semester. Particularly, for students of specialty “Applied Statistics”:

  • At the 1st course is taught subject “Introduction to statistical analysis of economic phenomena and processes”;
  • At the second year – “Business Statistics”;
  • For the third-year students – “Statistics of Markets”;
  • On the 4th course – “Official statistics”.

The high quality of education, which is controlled by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, is provided by relevant material and technical base of the National Academy of Statistics, Accounting and Audit and teaching staff with a high professional level – professors, doctors of sciences, associate professors, PhDs.

Lecturers, who are providing training specialists in “Applied Statistics”:

  • Have extensive practical experience;
  • Prepared and published books and manuals on the subjects they teach, make presentations at scientific conferences and scientific seminar;
  • Department organizes the annual International Scientific Conference – “The system of state statistics in Ukraine: Current state, problems and prospects”. The results of the conference are issued by a special volume of scientific papers authored by scientific and pedagogical staff, specialists of statistics, doctoral students, graduate students and students of economic specialties of higher educational institutions of Ukraine;
  • The results of scientific achievements are published in leading professional journals, including – magazine “Statistics of Ukraine” and “Scientific Bulletin of NASAA”;
  • Since 2007 Department of Statistics launched a scientific edition  “Applied statistics: problems of theory and practice”, which comes out twice a year: to Day of Statistics (December 5) and the Science Day (21 May).

The department also provides retraining (with the second higher education) and advanced training for the employees of state statistics by the specialty “Applied statistics”. Training of high-qualified statistics specialists is carried out by statistics department  through postgraduate and doctoral research on a specialty “Statistics”, followed by theses defense  in specialized Academic Council of the Academy.

Scientific and pedagogical staff of the department have established direct links with educational establishments and scientific institutions of foreign countries educational system. Through the establishment of fruitful relations with international statistical organizations of France, Sweden, Finland, Poland, the Russian Federation members of the department take part in scientific seminars and conferences, on which they report about the results of their research activities. Research and teaching staff of the department are renowned experts in the field of statistics. The Department has such workers as PhD in Public Administration, professor, member of correspondence of NAS of Ukraine A.G.Osaulenko , Doctor of Economics O.V.Honchar and Ph.D. in economics H.V.Holubova, Ph.D., associate professor O.I.Kolodyazhna, Ph.D., associate professor M.Y.Potapova, Ph.D., associate professor L.O.Svystun-Zolotarenko, Ph.D., associate professor of NASAA S.P.Chervona, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow V.S.Shyshkin. To the educational process are involved leading experts and heads of State Statistics Committee of Ukraine, famous scientists and practices.

In recent years at the department are carried out fundamental and applied researches in the field of statistics in several directions. The first of the new research directions is devoted to the new for independent Ukraine theme holding and processing of  population census results. Founder of this school of statistics in Ukraine is Doctor of Public Administration, Professor, Honored Economist of Ukraine A.G.Osaulenko. In the second direction is performed complex scientific topic  on which are conducted several studies on specific statistical areas and different regions of the country, including banking, customs, medical and other areas of statistics. The result of these studies in recent years is the defense of the thesis for the degree of doctor of economic sciences on Statistics (V.S.Myhaylov, Y.S.Tsal-Tsalko, V.K.Danylko, O.V.Honchar, L.Y.Momotyuk ) and PhD theses (O.I.Kremin, R.P.Zadorozhna, O.I.Kolodyazhna, H.A.Pashynska, O.S.Dotsenko, Y.V.Kolesnyk, I.O.Klimova, G.V .Holubova, I.M.Kovalevska, H.Y.Yelisyeyeva).

The department provides students with necessary methodical means for learning, writing Term Papers, diploma and master’s works, passing educational and production practice. The Department prepares electronic manuals for preparing masters in specialty “Applied Statistics” by the latest innovative technology with the use of modern information and communication means and the Internet in educational process – distance learning.

Within the specialty “Applied Statistics” is implemented training masters by specialties.

The department provides students with necessary methodical means for learning, writing Term Papers, diploma and master’s works, passing educational and production practice. The Department prepares electronic manuals for preparing masters in specialty “Applied Statistics” by the latest innovative technology with the use of modern information and communication means and the Internet in educational process – distance learning.

Within the specialty “Applied Statistics” is implemented training masters by specialties.

1. Specialization “Banking statistics”.

Establishment of specialization is caused by an increase of statistical evaluation necessity , analysis of intensity, structure, dynamics and relationships between indicators of the banking sector of the country to detect and implement  existing opportunities, not only to increase the income of banks, but also to improve the quality of services provided, promoting the formation and improving market infrastructure.

Banking Statistics provides a description of the activities of banks, evaluation of its results and prognostication of bank activity, identifies factors that affect these results and assessing the impact of banking on the development of a market economy and its contribution to the final economic results.

Working tool of banking statistics specialist consists of the following main blocks: statistical observation, construction and grouping, statistical analysis with the using statistical research methods such as index, correlation and regression, dynamics, assessment of the statistical distribution, as well as knowledge of financial mathematics.

The sphere of experts for banking statistics is the determination of the money supply in circulation, assessment of the monetary aggregates, migration of money supply; characteristics of the banking sector of all country and separate regions, the business activity of credit institutions and banks; monitoring the level of interest rates of bank operations, characterization and study of securities and their emission, study of stock exchange turnover; research of loans efficiency, capital investments and investment; analysis of the payment balance , international investment position, foreign exchange reserves and exchange rates and so on.

The sphere of experts for banking statistics is the determination of the money supply in circulation, assessment of the monetary aggregates, migration of money supply; characteristics of the banking sector of all country and separate regions, the business activity of credit institutions and banks; monitoring the level of interest rates of bank operations, characterization and study of securities and their emission, study of stock exchange turnover; research of loans efficiency, capital investments and investment; analysis of the payment balance , international investment position, foreign exchange reserves and exchange rates and so on.

2. Specialization “Official statistics”.

Establishment of specialization is caused by the increasing of need to improve the growth of the organization and conduct state statistical observations, statistical data collection, statistical evaluation, analysis of intensity, structure, dynamics and interactions between indicators characterizing various aspects of social and economic development of the country and its regions.

Training specialists by this specialization directly meets the needs of the State Statistics Service and its regional offices, based on the centralized organization of national statistics of the country, 3-tiered system for collecting and processing statistical data and considering the further reform of the system, based on the need of introducing modern information technologies the process of gathering and processing the results of statistical surveys.

Working tool of state statistics specialist consists of the following main blocks: statistical observation, construction, classification and clustering, sample observations, index method, correlation and regression method, dynamics series research, evaluations statistical distribution and so on. Particular attention by the preparing such specialists is given to modern methods of organization and conducting of state statistical observations, electronic processing and transmission of statistical data, etc.

The field of activity for specialists in official statistics is the organization of state statistical surveys, collection and analysis of statistical data on the various aspects of social and economic life of the country and its individual regions.

3. Specialization “Economic statistics”.

Establishment of specialization is caused by the necessity increase of statistical evaluation, analysis of intensity, structure, dynamics and interactions between indicators characterizing the economic sphere of the country at the macro- and micro levels, development of statistical forecasts in this area.

Economic statistics is closely linked to the social and demographic statistics and statistics of different sectors (statistics of industry, agriculture, construction, etc.).

Mastering the system of indicators of economic statistics will help to orient in difficult macroeconomic relations: detect them, analyze, make conclusions and management decisions.

A specialist in economic statistics must get on well with such statistical methods as statistical observation, mixing and grouping, a sample survey, and such methods of statistical analysis: absolute, relative and average values (with characteristic typicality average) dynamics series research, index, correlation and regression etc.

Field of specialists in economic statistics activity is related to the analysis of phenomena and processes of creation and distribution of national wealth and material and technical potential , formation and using of labor potential and labor resources, manufacturing of production and services, forming prices and tariffs, trade and financial markets, providing appropriate level and cost of living. System of National Accounts is a modern information system that is used in virtually all countries of the world to describe and analyze the development of the market economy at the macro level, economic analysis based at SNS – the study of economic growth and fluctuations in economic conditions rates – is also one of the important activities of expert in economic statistics.

4. Specialization “Financial Statistics”.

Establishment of specialization is caused by the growth of   statistical evaluation necessity, analysis of intensity, structure, dynamics and interactions between indicators characterizing the financial sector of the country at the macro and micro levels, development of statistical forecasts of in this area.

Working tool of specialist in financial statistics consists of the following main blocks; statistical observation, construction, classification and clustering, sample survey, the index method, correlation and regression method, dynamics series research, evaluations of statistical distribution etc..

The field of specialists in finance macro statistics are national accounts, public finances, balance of payments, the state budget, monetary circulation and others. The field of specialists in finance statistics at the micro-level are credit activities, insurance activities, finances of enterprices and organizations, the stock market, etc.