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PhD in Natural Sciences (Biology)

University of Latvia
3 years
Full time
Doctorate / PhD
Scholarships available
Riga
English, Latvian

About this program

PhD in Natural Sciences (Biology)

Program provides research based training in major fields of Biology: Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Cell Biology, Genetics, Ecology, Human and Animal Physiology, Hydrobiology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Zoology. The core part of the program is a research project under supervision of experienced academicians. Acquisition of transferable and academic teaching skills is required; three theoretical examinations have to be passed: field, specialization and language. The degree is awarded on the basis of Thesis, which are presented in an open seminar. The research results have to be published beforehand. The graduates have wide opportunities of academic and industrial employment.

Admission requirements

Master's Degree or equivalent in Life Sciences, Medicine or Chemistry


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Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Tuition

  • Tuition fee per year - 2134 EUR for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens, permanent residence permit holders and their family members
  • Tuition fee per year - 6500 EUR for citizens of other countries

Qualification

Credits: 144 or 216

Degree to be achieved: Doctor of science (PhD) in Biology

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University of Latvia

The University of Latvia (UL) offers European-level higher education and skills necessary for the labor market, scientific research, and self-development. The quality of studies, research, international collaboration, and innovations ranked the UL among 4% of the world’s best universities. The...


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Why study at University of Latvia

QS World University Ranking

This year, the University of Latvia (UL) has risen by 50 places in one of the world’s most prestigious rankings of higher education institutions – QS World University Rankings, and now occupies 651st–700th place, according to the data released on September 6. In 2015, UL was ranked 701st–800th. UL is the first and, so far, the only higher education institution in Latvia to be included in the ranking of this level, and the significantly improved position clearly shows that UL firmly stands among the world’s top 5% of universities.

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University of Latvia

Raina blvd.19
LV-1586 Riga
Latvia

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