Degree to be achieved: Bachelor of Social Sciences in Management
Duration of studies: full-time 8 semesters
Amount of credits: 160 CP or 240 ECTS
Language of instruction: English
Director and coordinator of the Programme: Prof. Margarita Dunska (Margarita.Dunska@lu.lv, firstname.lastname@example.org)
The aim of the programme „Business Administration” with specialization in International Business is to prepare the students to develop their own business in international environment or to work as a highly qualified specialist in state, private and international institutions. The graduates will have a full range of competences to work in the field of entrepreneurship in the context of laws and regulations. Students will be trained to work both - individually and in groups; they will also develop their presentation skills, analytical skills and critical thinking skills, which are necessary both for the labor market to remain effective and for business organizations to develop in a changing economic environment.
The planned results will cover the following competences: orienting in the processes of the contemporary international economy and business and the ability to analyze them by using statistical, econometric and other methods of quantitative and qualitative analysis; understanding the basics of every legal aspect of the entrepreneurship in order to participate efficiently in the activities of international trade, finance and other fields; abilities to orient in global economic environment and to take decisions in the circumstances of global competition.
Study programme is for foreign and Latvian residents.
Graduates will be able to develop their own business on international level, to work in international companies, multinational corporations, in the institutions of foreign affairs and economics, in international, state, non-governmental and private organizations, in embassies and banks.
1. General secondary high school diploma;
3. Grades in Mathematics must be no less than 4 in a 10 point grading system.
Admission requirements for citizens of India, Sri Lanka and Nepal:
1. Results of one of the internationally recognized tests (IELTS, TOEFL etc.) at least level B2 at CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) or passed UL English Test;
2. Skype interview which includes questions about profiling subjects and motivation.
Spring Intake (application start: 10 Sept 2019; studies start in Feb 2020)
Autumn Intake (application start: 1 Jan 2020; studies start in Sept 2020)