|Type of study programme||Doctoral degree|
|Degree||Doctor’s degree in Business Administration (PhD)|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2020|
|Credit points||120 (ECTS: 180)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Fees||3850 EUR per year (EU Applicants), 4620 EUR per year (Other Applicants) (2019/20)|
|Study programme description||The study programme is aimed to prepare highly qualified professionals in Business Administration, thus confirming Business Administration area as a scientific field in Latvia and providing vital investment in the development of business administration and enterprises.
Studies are organised on the basis of case analysis and other sources of information and materials, in order to develop students capability to deal with acquired theoretical knowledge, the discussion and argumentation skills, as well as to develop students’ ability to analyse scientific literature and practical problems of this sector.
Main study courses: Strategic Management, Finance Management, Marketing, Risk Management, Crisis Management, Economic Management etc.
Students in this programme acquire the skills corresponding to the needs of actual demands of the development processes in European society and economy, being able to promote a growth of entrepreneurship in the country and is capable to analyse, identify and design entrepreneurship basic processes, common progress and results.
|Study programme link||www.ba.lv/studies/program/banking/
|Requirements||For detailed admission requirements click here:http://www.ba.lv/studies/how-to-apply/|
BA School of Business and Finance is one of the leading, self financing business schools in Latvia. It was founded in 1992 as Banking College under the Bank of Latvia and in 1997 it was accredited as Higher Educational Institution, today known as BA School of Business and Finance.
In 2012 the Master’s study program „International Finance and Banking” was recognized as the 13 among the best in the Corporate Finance Master’s study program group in Eastern Europe in Eduniversal International Scientific Committee rating of 1000 the best business schools and universities.
BA School of Business and Finance that has obtained „Investors in Excellence” Quality Management Certificate by the British Quality Foundation thus proving that it meets the high internationally recognized standards (EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) Excellence model) is also going to offer qualitative, internationally competitive study programmes in the future.
Today it offers undergraduate, graduate and post - graduate programmes in Economics and Entrepreneurship, Business Administration and Finance. The study processes have gained an explicit international dimension. Graduates are nationally and internationally recognized entrepreneurs, managers, consultants, experts and professionals.
Population in the city of Riga: 637 971
Total number of students: 1367 (2018/19)
Number of International students: 45 (2018/19)
Number of academic staff: 39 (2018/19)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: BA School of Business and Finance will guide the students in applying for accommodation in Riga. If you are accepted to the programme, you will receive more information upon request.
BA School of Business and Finance offers its student hostel. More information at http://www.ba.lv/studies/about-life-in-hostels/.