Civil Engineering - Doctoral studies

Civil Engineering
Planned:Enrolment in year 2019/20
Last updated on:2019-07-02
Type of study programmeDoctoral studies
DegreeDoctor of Engineering (
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 31-Dec-2021
Duration3 years (full-time)
Study typeFull-time
Credit points120 (ECTS: 180)
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
Fees4000 EUR (are not included research costs, living costs) per year (2019/20)
Study programme descriptionThe study programme is aimed to prepare qualified specialists for research work with a competence corresponding to the international standards in civil engineering sciences.
Studies are organised as lectures, discussion with supervisor and individual studies.
The main courses offered include theoretical and empirical research methodology, scientific terminology of civil engineering sciences, problems and theories in the field of civil engineering sciences research, theoretical and practical innovations/novelties in the field.

Career prospects
The graduates of this programme are usually employed at higher education institutions, research institutions, authorities and private companies.
Study programme
RequirementsMaster’s degree in Civil Engineering
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