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Tuition fee €2,150.00 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.

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The Master’s degree study programme „European Studies” is carried out by the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence in collaboration with The Centre for European and Transition Studies. This inter-disciplinary academic programme offers students the possibility to study European economic, political and legal space, to acquire deeper knowledge of European integration process and to analyse EU functional principles, procedures and major policies beyond disciplinary boundaries. The Programme allows specialisation in EU law, trade, energy issues, migration, regional and social dimensions, and external relations. The teaching staff consists of high level national and international academics and practitioners with extensive experience in the relevant areas from Latvia, EU institutions, partner universities in Europe and overseas represent teaching staff of the programme.

The full-time degree programme covers two academic years. Classes are in the evenings of working days from 6.15pm till 9.30pm.

Programme structure

EU: Government and Institutions; European Economic Integration; EU Regional Policy and Social Dimension; EU Funds and Project Management, Economies of the Baltic States; EU External Policy; Research Methodology Seminar; European Law; Diplomatic and Legal French; Master Thesis.

Career opportunities

More than 500 graduates work: in EU, national, international, public institutions and companies; as political, economic, and legal advisers; in diplomatic services; as lobbyists at EU level; as international journalists; in universities and research centres; some pursuing a Ph.D. studies. More information on career opportunities of programme graduates can be found here.

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

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States