University of Latvia - Baltic Sea Region Studies - Master's graduate postgraduate

Baltic Sea Region Studies
Last updated on:2021-05-11
Type of study programmeMaster degree
DegreeMaster of Humanities in Baltic Sea Region Studies
Licence/accreditationStudy direction accredited until 30-Jun-2024
Duration2 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points80 (ECTS: 120)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsDuring studies international students join groups of local students that follow the study program in English. A Latvian language course is integrated in the study program (at least 3 ECTS).
Fees2200 EUR (EU/EEA/Swiss citizens and permanent residence holders) or 3150 EUR (Other countries citizens) per year (2021/22)
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Study programme descriptionThis programme provides an opportunity to obtain an interdisciplinary Master’s Degree in Baltic Sea region issues. It offers education in humanities and several social and environmental disciplines, focusing on the Baltic Sea region countries.

The programme is set up in cooperation with partner universities: University of Turku, University of Tartu, Vytautas Magnus University and this partnership enables student mobility within the programme.

The following modules are offered: Baltic States and Europe, Policy and Human Rights, Society and Environment, Art and Literature Studies, Cultural History and Education. Besides, students are entitled to choose one of the following languages: Latvian, Swedish, Finnish, Estonian, or Lithuanian. The graduates obtain qualification to continue their academic research in PhD studies.

The graduates of the programme will have a possibility to work in various state institutions, non-governmental and private institutions, diplomatic structures, representative offices at the international organisations, e. g. the United Nations, UNESCO, NATO, European Council, etc.
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RequirementsBachelor’s degree or a diploma proving equivalent level of education from an institution of higher education. English language proficiency.
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