|Type of study programme||Bachelor degree|
|Degree||Bachelor of Arts in Philology (English Philology)|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 10-Apr-2023|
|Credit points||120 (ECTS: 180)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Fees||2400 EUR per year (2020/21)|
|Study programme description||The aim of the academic Bachelor study programme is to provide students with theoretical knowledge and research skills and abilities in English Philology. The study programme envisages the acquisition of German, Swedish, French, Spanish, Chinese or Polish as a second foreign language or Russian or Latvian as a second language.
The main objectives of the study programme are the following: to provide students with theoretical knowledge in the scientific disciplines of Linguistics and Literary Studies in order to develop their philological competence; to develop intercultural communication skills and abilities; to prepare academically educated specialists of Philology, who would be able to compete in the academic and professional environment in Latvia and / or abroad; to provide the opportunity to acquire a second foreign language. Studies are organised in the form of lectures and seminars. Main study courses offered include Linguistics, Grammar, Communication, Literature, Translation.
The graduates of this programme are usually employed in the spheres where the English language and the second language knowledge of the highest level is required.
|Study programme link||du.lv/en/studies-admission/study-programmes/academic-bachelors-study-programmes/philology-english-philology/
|Requirements||Secondary education, English language proficiency
For detailed admission requirements click here:https://du.lv/en/studies-admission/admission/
Daugavpils University (DU) was founded in 1921 and today is the biggest regional state university and the only university in Eatern-Latvia. DU has five faculties: the Faculty of Humanities, the Faculty of Social Sciences, the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, the Faculty of Music and Art and the Faculty of Education and Management.
DU has an advantage of being located in a multicultural environment. We cooperate with various institutions worldwide and recently we became a member of EUA. Our University participates in international Erasmus programme.
University was accredited in 2004 for the whole period.
Population in the city of Daugavpils: 83 250
Total number of students: 2302 (2018/19)
Number of International students: 43 (2018/19)
Number of staff: 197 (2018/19)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: Daugavpils University has four dormitories that are owned and operated by the University. Price: approximately 55 EUR. If necessary, DU provides room for students spouses. For further information see here.