European Studies and Economic Diplomacy

European Studies and Economic Diplomacy

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: January 4 - June 27
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: €41
Intakes: September
International tuition: €2,585
Domestic tuition: €2,350

Program overview

In the process of the study programme the students will develop their analytical abilities and in-depth understanding of political, social and economic changes in Europe, as well as skills to identify the causes and consequences of these changes. Graduates will be able to work in various national and international institutions, public and private sector and non-governmental organizations.

A graduate is able to demonstrate:

- in-depth knowledge and evidence-based understanding of international and European economic processes and ability to contribute to effective decision-making at the European and national level in the interdisdiplinary context;

- skills in application of theoretical and methodological knowldge and problem solving skills in order to independently carry out research activities when dealing with new or uncertain situations;

- analytical competences to independently formulate problems, critically analyse complex and controversial issues and suggest effective decisions;

- communication skills in explaining the problems of the international economy and interdisciplinary European policies to both: experts and public-at-large;

- ability to independently develop his/her competences, further develop and improve knowledge, carry out research and continue education in doctoral study programmes.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus




1. English language proficiency.

2.  CV.

3. Motivation letter.

4. TOEFL IBT at least: 80. IELTS at least: 6. 

Career opportunities

Competitive employment and excellent career – graduates work in international, European and national public and private institutions, diplomatic services, international journalism. After the graduation students may proceed to enrol in doctoral studies and build career in academic and research field.

Campus location

Riga , Latvia