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PhDLaw Science

Tuition fee €2,570 per year
Application fee €150 one-time
Deposit €500 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

This study program provides an opportunity to acquire in-depth competencies necessary for independent research work and its completion with original and empirically proven results. Graduates of the program can become law researchers who are focused on the European market and ready to compete internationally. Upon graduation, it is possible to work in scientific institutions as a leading researcher or to apply for the position of a docent, associate professor or professor, to become a sworn advocate, as well as to obtain the status of an expert of the Latvian Council of Science.

The doctoral program “Law Science” provides an opportunity to develop competencies as well as promote responsibility for outcomes of work in the areas of legal practice. Likewise, the study program promotes research and further education in challenging and unpredictable conditions using new approaches.

Programme structure

Within the framework of the study program it is possible to improve the ability to analyze problems in the theory of law and the history of law, to solve topical issues in the selected fields of law, to implement and develop bachelor and master study programs, as well as to develop skills in academic work and study scientific research methods.

Career opportunities

Work as a leading researcher in a scientific institution;
Opportunity to apply for the position of a docent, associate professor or professor;
Opportunity to become a sworn attorney without passing lawyer’s examination;
Expert in Law Science of the Latvian Science Council.

Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2020 23:59:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jun 30, 2020 23:59:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States