The aim of the European Integration and Global Development bachelor program is to prepare professionals for careers related to the development processes in Europe and abroad. Students will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to understand European integration and, by focusing on the interdisciplinary study of sociology, political science and communication will come to understand development as a global phenomenon. The Baltic experience will be utilized in order to illustrate the transformation towards a viable market economy, effective governmental structures and successful participation in European integration. Upon completion of the program, students will be able to analyze development processes and the European experience and assist in the promotion of mutual relations and cooperation between Europe and developing countries.
The graduates work in the institutions of foreign affairs and development economics in Latvia, as well as in the institutions of the European Union and in international, public, non-governmental and private organizations, in multinational corporations and embassies.
1. General secondary high school diploma;
2. English language proficiency.
Spring Intake (application start: 13 Sept 2017; studies start in Feb 2018)