|Type of study programme||Doctoral degree|
|Degree||Doctor Degree in Law Science (Dr. iur.)|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2020|
|Credit points||120 (ECTS: 180)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||International students study in English according to an individual plan.|
|Fees||2570 EUR per year (2020/21)|
|Study programme description||At the beginning of studies under the supervision of field professors, students analyse problems in the area of law theory and history. The focus is on the current issues of material and procedural law in the areas of administrative, administrative procedural, criminal, criminal procedural, civil, civil procedural, intellectual property and international law.
The following year students continue doing research of problems in all legal disciplines; solve current issues of the chosen legal disciplines. Students have to take part in the development of bachelor and master programmes, acquire skills to carry out academic activity by lecturing, supervising diploma papers and master thesis.
In the 3rd year students pay attention to terminology and development of scientific researches. According to the requirements, students continue research studies started in previous years which to be presented in international scientific conferences, results of scientific researches will be published in internationally recognised scientific
|Study programme link||turiba.lv/en/admission/study-programs/doctoral-studies/law-science
Turiba University is one of the leading higher educational institutions in Latvia with a stable tradition and a clear vision of common European educational space. Founded in 1993, Turība is proud of its more than 3500 students and 15000 alumni.
Turība is intensively expanding its international cooperation. The University has been admitted as member in the AACSB International, The Association to Advance Colegiate Schools of Business, which unites the leading higher educational institutions of business, in EURASHE - European Association of Institutions in Higher Education and E.L.F.A., European Law Faculties Association.
Population in the city of Riga: 632 614
Total number of students: 3333 (2019/20)
Number of International students: 1090 (2019/20)
Number of academic staff: 52 (2019/20)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: Turiba Hostel (www.hostelturiba.lv) with its 148 well appointed rooms is located just near Turība. Each hostel floor has 2 well equipped kitchens; students can use washing machines; a computer room with Internet connection is available and there is also a television set in the recreation room.
Costs: from 67 EUR per month (place in a 4-bedded room).
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