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BAEnvironmental Science


The general aims of Environmental Science and Ecology undergraduate programme are to educate the competent specialists and researches in the chosen research and study area. To empower them to develop intellectual competencies in order to be capable to participate in research advancements, to take responsibilities in research and practice developments as well as to disseminate knowledge. The more specifically aim of Environmental Science and Ecology programme is to acquire knowledge and develop practical skills required to perform environmental monitoring and assessment, analyse natural and anthropogenic environmental and climate changes, their impact on living organisms and human health, and to ground environmental impact mitigation measures according to the principles of sustainable development.

Career opportunities

The programme provides graduates with several general areas:
• Research science positions in laboratories working in environmental quality evaluation and assessment.
• Laboratory and production technician positions in biotechnology, pharmaceutic, food, cosmetic, agriculture and biochemical industries.
• Companies related to environmental agencies, environmental control and food industry and safety, biotechnology, biopharmaceutics, health services.
• Management positions in the industry and related government institutions.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
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