University of Latvia - European Studies and Economic Diplomacy - Master's graduate postgraduate

European Studies and Economic Diplomacy
Last updated on:2020-06-25
Type of study programmeMaster degree
DegreeMaster of Social Sciences in International Economics
Licence/accreditationStudy direction accredited until 30-Jun-2021
 
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).
Fees2150 EUR (EU/EEA/Swiss citizens and permanent residence holders) or 2365 EUR (Other countries citizens) per year (2020/21)
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Study programme descriptionStudy programme offers in-depth studies of international economic relations, paying special attention to the theoretical and applied problems of international economics and economic diplomacy.

Graduates’ comprehensive interdisciplinary knowledge of the European Union, diplomatic skills, analytical skills, and in-depth economic skills will provide solid basis for their work in different institutions of the European Union, international organisations, as well as in the national public and private sectors. Students are trained for analytical and managerial positions in the economic, political and social fields, for diplomatic work, for economic lobbying activities at the European Union level, and for further education in doctoral studies programmes leading to an academic career.

The programme provides studies in international environment of lingual and cultural diversity by attracting both international students, lecturers and experts. Studies are conducted in English. Students go on study trip to European Union and NATO institutions in Brussels, Frankfurt and Luxembourg.
Career Opportunities

Competitive employment and excellent career – graduates work in international, European and national public and private institutions, diplomatic services, international journalism. After the graduation students may proceed to enroll in doctoral studies and build career in academic and research field.
Study programme linkwww.lu.lv/en/gribustudet/study/masters-study-programmes/european-studies-and-economic-diplomacy/
RequirementsBachelor’s degree or a diploma proving equivalent level of education from an institution of higher education. English language proficiency. Quality of CV. Quality of Motivation letter. Skype interview which includes questions about motivation. A test to show economic and professional skills
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E-mail:studies@lu.lv  www.lu.lv/en