Tuition fee €4,268 per year
Application fee €141 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.

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.
Application will be proceeded only after uploading payment receipt (official receipt issued by bank) in apply system, remember: after any changes you have to resubmit application, to confirm and save them.

Deposit €500 one-time

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

More information

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Programme structure

The study programme consists of three parts:

Part A (Compulsory), 198 ECTS

This includes the doctoral thesis (120 ECTS over three semesters), three promotional examinations, academic publications in philosophy (3 publications required, 9 ECTS total), regular research seminars, international research seminars in philosophy (15 ECTS total), study courses “Trends in 21st century Philosophy” and “International Philosophical Organisations” (12 ECTS total);

Part B (Limited choice), 12 ECTS

Limited choice courses include “New Developments in the 21st Century Philosophy of Culture”, “Relevant Issues in Aesthetics and Social Philosophy”, “Emerging Trends in Inter-Cultural Philosophy”, “Philosophy of Enlightenment”, “Approaches in Philosophical Humanism”, “Philosophy of History”;

Part C (Optional choice), 6 ECTS

Optional choice courses are focused on academic teaching skill development.

Apply now! Autumn semester 2021/22
Application deadline
27 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Autumn semester 2021/22
Application deadline
27 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States