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Tuition fee €3,400 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

Overview

Study arrangements

International students study in English according to an individual plan. Latvian language courses are not foreseen in the framework of doctoral studies; however, DU Foreign Language Centre offers Latvian or other language courses.

The aims of the study programme:

to provide students with up-to-date understanding and knowledge of criminal law, police law, criminalistics and related sub-sectors of law;
to equip students to master modern legal research methods;
to provide students with opportunity to practice research and academic work in higher education environment;
to provide students with optimal conditions for scientific research – the opportunity to work in the library, use of modern information and communication technologies, regularly participate in scientific conferences in Latvian and abroad, internship in other universities and research centers;
to provide conditions for the doctoral thesis preparation and defense.
Requirements

Master’s degree in Law Science, Forensic Science or an equivalent 2nd level higher professional education in the corresponding scientific discipline; discussion on the research paper submitted, which presents an expanded conception of the Doctoral research; examination in a foreign language.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2020 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Notes
closed
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Notes
closed
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2020 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Notes
closed
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Notes
closed
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States