Riga Technical University - Civil Engineering - Phd doctorate doctor's

Civil Engineering
Last updated on:2021-02-22
Type of study programmeDoctoral degree
DegreeDoctor of Engineering Science (Ph.D)
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 30-Jun-2022
Duration4 years (full-time)
Study typeFull-time
Credit points192 (ECTS: 288)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsInternational students study in English according to an individual plan. International students are offered a Latvian language course (4,5 ECTS) in the framework of the study program.
Fees8550 EUR per year (2021/22)
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Study programme descriptionThe doctoral study programme “Civil Engineering” through lectures, practical and laboratory classes and independent studies provide the following: in-depth knowledge of the relevant theoretical courses; acquiring the foundations of basic sciences related to civil engineering; mastering appropriate analytical and experimental methods. It also helps students to acquire processing methods of scientific results, obtaining the ability to defend one’s views at scientific discussions and write scientific publications in the corresponding scientific domains.

The degree of qualification students acquire is Doctor of Engineering.

Doctoral studies (four years) provide compulsory, specialisation and elective courses in the sector of electrical engineering and electrical technology. In the second phase of the study process, students carry out scientific research within the framework of an individual thesis.
Study programme linkinternational.rtu.lv/riga-technical-university-rtu/doctoral-studies/civil-engineering/
Requirements• Master's degree or equivalent in the corresponding field
• Proficiency in the English language

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Higher Education Institution
Kalku street 1, Riga, LV-1050, Latvia
Phone:+371 67089766; +371 67089020
E-mail:admission@rtu.lv  international.rtu.lv