|Academic field||Social studies (JACS L000)
|Nominal duration||3 years (180 ECTS)|
|Awards||Bachelor (Bachelor of Social Sciences in European Integration and Global Studies)|
|Tuition fee||€2,700.00 per year|
|Application fee||€141.00 one-time
The application fee consists of a 100 € registration fee and a 41 € payment for education documents recognition from the Academic Information centre of Latvia.
Application fee is non-refundable and must be transferred to the UL bank account. Bank account details available here: www.lu.lv/eng/general/contactinformation/account/
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Applicants applying for undergraduate degree studies are required to have completed their secondary /high school education.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Latvian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Applicants must upload education documents in original language, as well as translations into English.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applicants must prove their English language knowledge. University accepts the following international language tests:
Applicants whose native language is English or previous education is obtained in English (in USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK, Scotland and Ireland) are exempt from this requirement.
|Accreditation||Study programme is licensed|
The aim of the European Integration and Global Development bachelor programme is to prepare professionals for careers related to the development processes in Europe and abroad. Students will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to understand European integration and, by focusing on the interdisciplinary study of sociology, political science and communication will come to understand development as a global phenomenon. The Baltic experience will be utilized in order to illustrate the transformation towards a viable market economy, effective governmental structures and successful participation in European integration. Upon completion of the programme, students will be able to analyze development processes and the European experience and assist in the promotion of mutual relations and cooperation between Europe and developing countries.
The graduates work in the institutions of foreign affairs and development economics in Latvia, as well as in the institutions of the European Union and in international, public, non-governmental and private organizations, in multinational corporations and embassies.