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Tuition fee €2,800.00 per year
Application fee €150.00 one-time
Deposit €500.00 one-time

Refundable

Overview

Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management
The aim of the Master study programme is to provide students with an in-depth theoretical knowledge in compliance with the master’s level education and national standards for academic education, as well as develop research skills necessary for analysts of economic processes and industry specialists to resolve economic problems and take decisions in today’s changing economy.

The economic processes in the world are changing rapidly, affecting one another. The field of study is intended to develop the skills necessary to meet the challenges at the economic, sectoral, regional levels, as well as at the level of enterprises and households.

Programme structure

A Compulsory study courses 27.0 CP/ 40.5 ECTS
Subject
Microeconomic Analysis
Macroeconomic Analysis
Financial and Commercial Calculation Methods
Theory of Economic Analysis
Econometrics
Scientific Seminars
International Competition
Market Economy : Problems and Policy
Research Methodology
Basics of Labour Protection

B Compulsory elective study courses 29.0 CP/ 43.5 ECTS
B1 Field-specific study course 25.0 CP/ 37.5 ECTS
Subject
Modelling of Macroeconomic Processes
Factors and Models of Economic Development
International Monetary and Financial System
Regional Economics and Policy
History of Economic Thought
Business Forecasting
Economic Information Systems
Economics of Energetic Resources
Electronic Commerce and E-business
Product Marketing Policy
Quality Management and Economics
Technology and New Product Marketing
History of Latvian Economy and Currents Events
Economic Policy
Risks in National Economy
Project Management
Placement

B2 Humanities and social sciences study courses 4.0 CP/ 6.0 ECTS
Subject
Psychology
Pedagogy
Organizational Psychology
Civil Law
Ethics
European Classical Philosophy
Business Sociology

C Free elective study courses 4.0 CP/ 6.0 ECTS
E Final examination 20.0 CP / 30.0 ECTS
Subject
Master Thesis

Career opportunities

Career Options

Postgraduates are able to apply knowledge and skills in practice to address complex economic problems related to micro and macroeconomics, econometrics, environmental economics and marketing.

Study courses included in the programme allow educating and training socially responsible and highly qualified specialists, whose knowledge, skills and competencies enable them to conduct research, to analyse and critically assess the economic realities of local and international government agencies and private sector companies.

Successful graduates may also continue their education at the doctoral study programmes after receiving the master’s degree.

Apply now! Spring semester 2018/19
Application deadline
Jan 1, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Winter intake

Studies commence
Feb 1, 2019
Apply now! Fall semester 2018/19
Pre-deadline
Jun 30, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time
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