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DoctorateComputer Science

Tuition fee €6,402.00 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 paid after recieving an invoice from the UL

Deposit €500.00 one-time

A one-time payment for students coming from outside the EU/EEA to be payed in full along with the first semester payment upon arrival. The deposit is intendend to cover possible immigration expenses and payed back upon request after graduation.


The goal of the programme is to provide the scientific education after the master degree is acquired, corresponding to the degree of scientific doctor in the Computer Sciences (Dr. comp.). The programme prepares the specialists of doctoral level, who would be able to work both in the academia (as researchers and faculty members) and in the programming industry (as participants and managers of technologically advanced projects). The programme provides the specialization in eight subfields of computer science:

• Mathematical foundations of computer sciences and quantum computation;

• Visualization of information, computer graphics and image processing;

• Artificial intelligence;

• Bioinformatics;

• Modelling and semantic web;

• Software development and software testing;

• Information systems and their management;

• Computer engineering and computer networks;

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Application start
Jan 1, 2019
Application deadline
Jun 22, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States