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Bachelor in Economics (Minor in Agrarian and Environmental Economics or Business Process Management)

Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies
4 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
Jelgava
English

Program description

bachelor studentsStudy economics in Latvia

Economic problems are an ever-present and inherent part of our lives. If you wish to understand how to improve the living conditions of people in their everyday lives and how to solve economic issues in the agricultural sector, come and join the economic bachelor program!

This program is aimed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to be work-ready and competitive economists in the national and international labour markets. 

You will have the possibility to meet dynamic and experienced academic staff, to acquire unique knowledge in agricultural economics and to improve your knowledge abroad.

Learning objectives

  • Analytical skills and knowledge to understand economic circumstances in micro and macro level
  • Ability to analyze and critically assess processes and mutual relations of factors in agrarian economics
  • Understanding of how to make decisions and manage resources rationally and sustainably
  • An opportunity to get interested in research activities and awareness of importance of lifelong learning

The full-time bachelor’s degree program covers 4 academic years, where the 1st and 2nd academic years give you general skills and abilities for an economist, but the 3rd and 4th academic years give you more specific skills in in one of the following specialization directions: Agrarian and Environmental Economics or Business Process Management. This program is completed with the defense of a thesis.

Career prospects

Graduates of the bachelor in economics program are specialists who are able to assess a situation in the market, to organize and manage comprehensive entrepreneurship and implement innovative management ideas in rural and urban areas.

Recent graduates have found employment in agricultural companies, banking and finance sectors, government institutions, academic and research organizations as well as self-owned companies. Bachelor’s students may also choose to study a master’s study program at universities in Latvia or abroad.

Admission requirements

Applicants with completed secondary education are approved for admission to the programme. Applicants must have at least a "Satisfactory"gradein Mathematics, must be able to present good English knowledge (minimum - CEFR level B2, IELTS score 5.5, TOEFL score 520, TOEFL-iBT score 68) and need to pass an online aptitude test in social sciences.


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Tuition fees

EUR 2 000 per year

Qualification

Bachelor of Social Sciences in Economics 

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Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies

Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies (LLU) is one of the leading higher educational institutions in the Baltic States. Offering a wide range of study programs for international students, the university has provided educational opportunities for more than 150 years. In...


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Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies

Lielā Street 2
LV-3001 Jelgava
Latvia

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