Tuition fee €5,150 per year

Approval of tuition fees for the year 2023/2024 is in process.

Application fee €148.38 one-time

The application fee consists of a 100 € registration fee and a 48.38 € payment for the recognition of education documents by the Academic Information centre of Latvia. The application fee is non-refundable.

Payment of the application fee and the diploma recognition fee should be paid only after the receipt of the invoice and must be paid BY the deadline of the invoice, if for any reason you have failed to pay the fees by the said deadline please contact the admission coordinator.
The application will be processed only after the payment receipt (the official receipt issued by the bank) has been uploaded in the Apply system, take note: in the event of any changes made in the application you are to resubmit the application to confirm and save the changes.

Deposit €500 one-time

A one-time payment for students coming from third countries outside the EU/EEA is to be paid in full together with the full-year tuition fee payable upon arrival. The deposit is intended for coverage of possible immigration expenses and paid back upon request after graduation.

More information

lu.lv/..rnational-students/social-sciences 

Overview

Aim of the programme
The programme offers students the opportunity to obtain an internationally recognized advanced degree based on substantial individual fundamental or applied research in one of three research clusters – media and communication, political science, sociology and social work.

Career opportunities

Graduates have the opportunity to develop their research capacity and career within a postdoctoral program and embark on an academic career. Other career options include consultancy, NGOs and charities, international organisations and senior roles within the public sector and government.

Apply now! Autumn semester 2023/24
Application deadline
26 Jun 2023, 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
4 Sept 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Autumn semester 2023/24
Application deadline
26 Jun 2023, 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
4 Sept 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States