Daugavpils University - Biology - Master studies

Biology
Last updated on:2019-09-13
Type of study programmeMaster studies
DegreeMaster of Natural Sciences in Biology
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 31-Dec-2022
 
Duration2 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points80 (ECTS: 120)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Fees2900 EUR per year (2019/20)
 
Study programme descriptionThe main tasks of the study programme are to provide deeper knowledge of general biology and its sub-brances, to develop skills of information processing and using IT in natural sciences. Studies include such study forms as lectures, seminars, project work, discussion in groups, laboratory work, etc. The programme envisages deeper acquisition of theoretical and practical knowledge in biology and its sub brances. Students participate in practical laboratory works make research and summarise the results
of the research by applying various research methods. They learn how to master the research methodology in biology, acquire skills of planning and how to carry out laboratory, experimetal, instrumental research. They acquire make skills to make critical assessment of the gained results, how to make statistical analysis and interpretation of gained
data, how to present the research. After graduating students can continue their studies at Doctoral level and they can work in education, research, environment administration or nature protection institutions.
Study programme linkdu.lv/en/studies-admission/study-programmes/academic-masters-study-programmes/biology/
RequirementsBachelor’s degree in biology and medicine, or environmental science, or 2nd level higher professional education in biology, medicine, pharmacy or veterinary medicine.
For detailed admission requirements click here:https://du.lv/en/studies-admission/admission/
University
Vienibas iela 13, Daugavpils LV-5401, Latvia
Phone:+371 65425564  Fax:+371 65422890
E-mail:international@du.lv  www.du.lv/en