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PhDWood Materials and Technology

Tuition fee €4,100.00 per year
Application fee €155.00 one-time
Registration fee €100.00 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 aim of the study programme is to prepare highly qualified scientists for sub-sector of Material sciences – Wood Materials and Technology, thus stimulating development of the engineering industry of wood materials and technologies.

Studies are organised as lectures, individual studies and discussions with supervisor. The main courses offered include research methodology, scientific terminology of wood materials and technologies, problems of wood materials and technologies science, theoretical and practical innovations/novelties in the field.

Doctoral students will get an extended knowledge of the latest findings about wooden materials and technologies, methods of studies, information processes and use of results of research. Doctoral students of this programme obtain skills to carry out the research, to summarize, analyse and use the acquired knowledge in sphere of wooden materials and technologies, as well to prepare publications for national and international level scientific journals. As result doctoral students will be competent to work in sphere of research of wooden materials and technologies, as well independently develop and present doctoral thesis for public defenses, in accordance with current requirements.

Career opportunities

The graduates of this programme are usually employed at higher education institutions, research institutions, authorities and private companies.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Jul 30, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States