Social Sciences in International Economics

Social Sciences in International Economics

Bachelor degree
41 months
Application deadlines: January 4 - June 27
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: €41
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: €3,300
Domestic tuition: €3,000

Program overview

The planned results of the programme are the ensuring of the following general and specific competences: orienting in the processes of the contemporary international economy and the ability to analyse them by using statistical, econometric and other methods of quantitative and qualitative analysis; understanding about the basic conditions of commercial diplomacy in order to participate efficiently in the activities of international trade, finance and other, including negotiations, signing of agreements, representing national or corporate interests etc.; abilities to orient in global economic environment and to take decisions in the circumstances of global competition.

Studies offer:

  • theoretic and practical knowledge in the fields of international economics, commercial diplomacy and intercultural science;
  • creation of skills and professional competencies, understanding about work in different national, international institutions and organizations;
  • possibility for students to take part in solving specific practical tasks during study seminars, internships and development of bachelor’s thesis, improving their decision making skills;
  • opportunity to develop presentation skills, scientific polemics, communication and team work skills, the ability to obtain, analyze and use information, as well to analyze data;
  • opportunity to learn foreign languages in various levels;
  • fundamental basis for the continuation of studies in master’s and further doctoral levels;
  • skills for continuous self-improvement. 

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Exams:

  • IELTS
  • TOEFL iBT

1. General secondary high school diploma;

2. English language proficiency.

3. Grades in Mathematics must be no less than 4 in a 10 point grading system.


4. TOEFL IBT at least: 72. IELTS at least: 5.5. 

Career opportunities

The planned results of the programme are the ensuring of the following general and specific competences:

  • orienting in the processes of the contemporary international economy and the ability to analyse them by using statistical, econometric and other methods of quantitative and qualitative analysis;
  • understanding about the basic conditions of commercial diplomacy in order to participate efficiently in the activities of international trade, finance and other, including negotiations, signing of agreements, representing national or corporate interests etc.
  • abilities to orient in global economic environment and to take decisions in the circumstances of global competition;
  • ability to function in the institutions of Republic of Latvia and European Union as well as in other international, state, NGO and private organizations and multinational corporations.

Campus location

Riga , Latvia