Daugavpils University - Pedagogy - Phd doctorate doctor's

Last updated on:2021-02-25
Type of study programmeDoctoral degree
DegreeDoctor of Pedagogy
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 30-Jun-2024
Duration3 years full-time studies
Study typeFull-time/Part-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 task of the programme: preparation of specialists with the highest qualification for a researcher’s career, by involving doctoral students in research activity. Studies include such studying forms as lectures, seminars, project work, individual work, practice, etc. Main courses offered include: sustainable education theory creation implementation in the higher education institutions practice, and branch pedagogy; research at international level, by getting involved in international cooperation networks; independent scientific research in the chosen sub-branch of pedagogy. The students will be able to perform independent critical analysis, synthesis and evaluation, to solve significant research or innovative tasks, independently propose a research idea, plan, as well as structure and manage large-scale scientific projects. Graduates will be able to offer a new understanding of the existing knowledge and its practical application. raise own scientific qualification, implement scientific projects and achieve results that meet international criteria of the respective scientific branch in enterprises and organisations where wide research knowledge and skills are required.
Study programme linkdu.lv/en/studies-admission/study-programmes/doctoral-study-programmes/pedagogy/
RequirementsMaster’s degree in Pedagogy or an equivalent academic degree; Project of the Doctoral Thesis and discussion on it; examination in a foreign language (English, German, French, or Russian*) *if Russian is not an applicant’s mother tongue.
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