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B.Sc.English Philology

Tuition fee €2,400 per year
Application fee €100 one-time
Registration fee €100 one-time

Baltic Center Registration Fee Includes:
– Consultations for selection of HEI
– Migration & visa consultation
– Registration in the Baltic Center database
HEI admission documents’ check
– General testing for all Baltic Center HEIs – Admission Examination
– Student’s admission to HEI, maximum 3 registrations per one fee.
& In case of HEI change at the request of a student, after the admission letter receiving from HEI, a transfer to another HEI is for an extra cost.
– Documents’ arrangement for the payments to HEI
– Bonus – on the written application of a student, preparation and transfer of the invitation for the embassy.
& The period of preparation from week to two months


The programme anticipates learning German, Swedish, French, Spanish, Russian, Latvian or Polish as a second language

The aim of the academic bachelor’s study programme is to provide students with theoretical knowledge and research skills and competence acquisition in philology (in English philology).

The main tasks of the study programme are:

To give theoretical basis of knowledge in linguistics and literary science sector, to form students’ philological competence;
To develop the ability to collect and analyze relevant data in the one’s field of study, to make conclusions, which are very important in scientific work; such skills and abilities are also necessary to elaborate and defence bachelor’s thesis in philology;
To develop the ability to present information, ideas and solutions both to specialist and non specialist audience;
To develop students’ independent cognitive and research skills, preparing students for further studies in master or professional programmes;
To develop intercultural communication skills;
To prepare academically educated specialists in philology, which would be able to compete in academic and professional environment in Latvia or abroad;
To provide the opportunity to acquire a second foreign language.
As a result of the programme’s acquisition, the graduate will acquire and be able to demonstrate:

Students are able to:

show the specific basics and specialized knowledge, and critical understanding of this knowledge in philology; furthermore the part of knowledge correspond to the highest level of achievement of philology.
show the main understanding of concepts and regularity of philology.

using the learned theoretical fundamentals and skills for innovative or research activities, to formulate and analytically describe the information, problems and solutions of philology sciences, to explain and argue about its with both specialists and non – specialists;
able to structure one’s own learning, to move forward one’s further learning and professional development, to show the scientific approach in solving the problems, to take responsibility and initiative in carrying out the work of an individual, team, or managing the work of others, to take decisions and find creative solutions to change circumstances.
Students are able to:

get independently, select and analyze information and use it, to make decisions and solve problems of philology sector;
evaluate one’s professional activities impact on the environment and society.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2019
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Jan 1, 2020 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Winter intake

Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States