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MasterGerman Philology

Tuition fee €3,699.00 per year
Application fee €100.00 one-time

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/

Additional payment for education documents recognition – 41 EUR (if you don’t have Acedemic Information centre statment)

Deposit €500.00 one-time
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Overview

Master’s degree study programme “German Philology” is a modern programme developed according to the actual trends in German Linguistics and is conducted in cooperation with the Ventspils University College. It is designed for students with German language proficiency and interest in German speaking countries as the prospective professional or research field. Students gain an in-depth knowledge of German language, literature un culture to be prepared for the professional career. The programme takes great emphasis on cross-cultural discourse, which is consistent with the requirements set by the labor market. Highly-qualified professors, including guest lecturers from Germany and Sweden, ensure an interesting and qualitative study process. The programme also envisages students’ mobility within the framework of Erasmus in the institutions of higher education in European Union. Graduates may continue further studies in a doctoral programme in Latvia or abroad.
The full – time degree programme covers two academic years. Classes are three to four times a week in the evenings of working days from 4.30pm till 9.30pm.

Programme structure

Main courses: Paradigmata of Culture Studies, Introduction to Media and Communication Studies, Linguistic Pragmatics, Theory of Language, History of German Philology, Scientific Research Practice etc.
The programme comprises general philology study courses as elective field courses with one of the following specialization: Linguistics, Literary Theory, German Literature, German-Latvian language translations.

Career opportunities

After successful completion of the programme graduates may work in secondary and higher education institutions, research centres, publishing houses and translation offices, government or private institutions in Latvia, Germany, Austria or Switzerland.

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Application start
Jan 1, 2018
Pre-deadline
Jul 10, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Deadline for EU applicants to participate in the competition for the budget-funded studies (in the specified study programmes)

Primary deadline
Jun 15, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States