Linguistics, classics and related subjects (JACS Q000)
|Nominal duration||3 years (180 ECTS)|
|Study language||combined Russian/English|
|Awards||Bachelor (Bachelor of Humanities in Philology)|
|Accreditation||Study programme is accredited|
|Tuition fee||€2,845.00 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.
Payment of application fee and diploma recognition fee should be paid only after receiving invoice, and must be paid ONLY till deadline of invoice, if for any reason you couldn’t pay fee’s till deadline please contact with admission coordinator.
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.
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 and Russian language knowledge. University accepts the following international language tests:
University can provide English language test for additional payment (97.50 EUR)
Applicants whose native language is English or Russian or previous education is obtained in English or Russian are exempt from this requirement (except citizens of India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan).
For citizens of India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan – Skype interview which includes questions about profiling subjects and motivation
The programme “Russian Philology” is meant for students, who seek in-depth knowledge of the Russian language and literature. The core of the programme consists of the courses devoted to the history of the Russian language and its contemporary state, to the Russian folklore and Slavic mythology, to the history of Russian literature (from old to modern). Moreover, the students are encouraged to study the second Slavic language – Polish or Czech. In addition, the programme includes the courses that will improve students’ written and oral skills: seminars on speech technique, on production of journalistic, critical, advertising and creative texts. The programme envisages students’ mobility within the framework of Erasmus in the institutions of higher education of Estonia (Tartu and Tallinn Universities), Lithuania, Poland, Czech Republic, Italy, Spain, Germany, and many others. After successful completion of the programme, graduates may pursue further studies in the Master’s degree programme ‘Russian Philology” or in any other relevant programme.
The study programme offers three elective modules:
• Module of Linguistics
• Module of Literary Studies
• Module of Criticism and Social Journalism
Graduates of the programme will be able to work in newspaper and magazine editorial offices, publishing houses, translation and interpreting agencies in Latvia and Europe, in schools and colleges, on radio and TV, in tourist agencies, in embassies and diplomatic missions of the Slavic states.