Daugavpils University was founded in 1921 and today is the biggest regional state university and the only university in Eastern Latvia. DU offers to achieve knowledge in 5 faculties and 53 study programmes. Main research disciplines of DU scientists are Literary Science, Linguistics, History, Biology, Environmental sciences, Physics, Economy, Sociology, Psychology, Education and Art.
The main research disciplines of DU scientists are Literary Science, Linguistics, History, Biology, Environmental Sciences, Physics, Economy, Sociology, Psychology, Education and Art. DU has thirteen research centres, alomost all of them have allocated the means of various EU projects and have purchased modern equipment (e.g. ZEISS laser scanning microscopes), which allows to conduct high level research in various fields.
DU has long traditions of organizing various conferences, e.g. Scientific Readings, Slavonic Readings, various thematic conferences in all branches of science.
DU has an advantage to be located in multicultural environment. We cooperate with various institutions worldwide. Students of Daugavpils University have many opportunities to study and practise abroad, getting an extra experience and a new view on knowledge received in Daugavpils University.Students can use Erasmus + mobility options to study for one or two semesters at one of the European partner universities of Daugavpils University. Students are able to receive Else Marie Tschermak foundation’s funding to study or participate in different activities of high importance abroad.
Five faculties in Daugavpils University – Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Faculty of Music and Arts and Faculty of Education and Management – are represented by 53 study programmes that train biologists, programming engineers, physicists, intercultural relations managers, institutional managers, economists, psychologists, artists, linguists, interpreters, career consultants and other specialists. All programmes, realized in Daugavpils University, are licensed and accredited that guarantees their state, European and worldwide approval. Daugavpils university diploma has been certified by European Commission.
Study programmes in English:
Bachelor Degree Programmes
(Natural Sciences) Bachelor’s Degree in Biology
Bachelor of Arts in Philology (English Philology)
Bachelor of Arts in Philology (Russian Philology)
Bachelor’s Degree of Humanities in Cultural Studies of Eastern Europe
Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Environmental Science
Bachelor’s degree of Natural Sciences in Physics
Bachelor of Arts in History with specialisation History or Cultural History
MASTER’S STUDY PROGRAMMES 2 Year
Master of Biology
Master of Arts degree in Philology (English Philology)
Master of Natural Sciences in Mathematics
Master of Natural Sciences in Physics
Master of Arts in History with specialisation in History or Cultural History and Theory
DOCTORAL STUDY PROGRAMMES 3 to 4 Year
Doctor of Biology
Doctor of Mathematics
Doctor of Economics
Doctor of History
Doctor of Law
Doctor of Literary Science
Doctor of Pedagogy
Doctor of Psychology
Doctor of Solid State Physics
Doctor of Management Science
Bachelor Courses 2400 EUR
Master Courses 2900 EUR
PHD Courses 3400 EUR
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