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PhDNew Media Art

Tuition fee €4,700 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

Liepaja University doctoral study program “New Media Art” is the only program in Latvia addressed directly to artists. It is a licensed program that was first open in 2013.
Doctoral program “New Media Art” was developed to encourage practice-based doctoral studies in Latvia – as it is elsewhere in Europe. In this innovative program the academic theoretical research is a basis for artistic creation or practice-based research.
Objective of this program is to further the development of new, innovative theories and critical analysis in the field of new media and interdisciplinary arts, as well as the creation of new art forms and new art works that being based in artistic research with the integration of other scientific fields contributes to the creation of new knowledge.

Programme structure

Form of study: program is based on an individual initiative in research, it does not offer regular lectures / training. Face to face meetings 3 times per semester in joint seminar (symposium) form (1 week) held in Liepaja and Riga.
Program acquisition model uses a combination of teaching methods that focus and maximize the students’ learning experience based on a number of teaching and learning methods:
1) lectures (including online lectures), seminars and workshops
2) Studies with other doctoral students to form study teams / pairs / networks
3) Individual counselling and interacting online
4) In an independent study, creative practical research

Career opportunities

As a result of the studies, doctoral candidates are expected to deliver a high-quality doctoral thesis that is accompanied with an innovative artwork or creative project.

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

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 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

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States