Daugavpils University - Economics - Phd doctorate doctor's

Last updated on:2021-02-25
Type of study programmeDoctoral degree
DegreeDoctor of Economy
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 30-Jun-2021
Duration3 academic years – full-time studies
Study typeFull-time
Credit points120 (ECTS: 180)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsInternational students study in English according to an individual plan. Latvian language courses are not foreseen in the framework of doctoral studies; however, DU Foreign Language Centre offers Latvian or other language courses.
Fees3400 EUR per year (2021)
Study programme descriptionThe main aim of the study programme is to give knowledge corresponding to regional economics, finance and credit. It aims to to give optimal conditions for doctoral students’ research, have practical training in conducting scientific research and teaching in a higher education establishment; promote the introduction of the latest findings and theories in economics.

Studies include such studying forms as lectures, seminars, project work, individual work, etc. Main courses offered include: topical scientific theories and findings in economics; research methodology and contemporary research methods in the economics branch; regional economics sub-branches of, finance and credit; terminology of economics; publishing the researches publications in journals and collections; participate in annual Doctoral students’ scientific conferences. Graduated students will be able to do the following: solve problems of economics; take responsibility and initiative when working individually or in a team. The students will be able to have an impact on the environment and society and participate in the development of the fields of economics.
Study programme linkdu.lv/en/studies-admission/study-programmes/doctoral-study-programmes/economics/
RequirementsMaster’s degree in Economics or Managerial Science; applicant’s Doctoral Thesis research proposal and discussion on it; examination in a foreign language (English, German, or French)
For detailed admission requirements click here:https://du.lv/en/studies-admission/admission/
Higher Education Institution
Vienibas iela 13, Daugavpils LV-5401, Latvia
Phone:+371 65425564  Fax:+371 65422890
E-mail:international@du.lv  www.du.lv/en