Agricultural Engineering - Master studies

Agricultural Engineering
Planned:Admission for 2018/19
Last updated on:2018-05-08
Type of study programmeMaster studies
DegreeMaster of Engineering
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 16-May-2019
 
DurationFull time – 2 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points80 (ECTS: 120)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsStudy language is English. During studies international students join groups of local students or study according to an individual plan. Optional Latvian language and culture course is offered to international students
Fees3000 EUR per year (2018/19)
 
Study programme descriptionThe Master study programme of Agricultural Engineering offers two specialisation options: Automotive Engineering and Power Engineering.
The programme includes the study courses: Research and Engineering science, Computerized Measurement Systems, Logistics, Transport Management and Logistics, Automobile Construction Technology, Traffic Management and Modelling, Alternative Fuels and Oils, Intellectual Technologies and systems, etc.
The study programme is completed with the elaboration of the Master thesis envisaging analytical and experimental research.
Experiments are performed in up-dated laboratories at the Faculty of Engineering using modern research methods and equipment.

Career prospects and further studies:
The graduates work in state-owned or private companies of agricultural machinery, autotransport, energy supply and machine building. Master's degree entitles graduates to continue studies in a respective doctoral study programme in universities in Latvia or abroad.
Study programme linkwww.llu.lv/en/agricultural_engineering
RequirementsBachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Sciences, Mathematics or Physics; Engineer qualification (higher professional education) eligible for studies at the Master study programme in engineering or computer sciences. English requirements: IELTS score 6.0, TOEFL score 547, TOEFL-iBT score 76.
University
Previous name:Latvia University of Agriculture
Liela iela 2, Jelgava, LV-3001
Phone:+371 63005684  Fax:+37163027238
E-mail:admission@llu.lv  eng.llu.lv