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Double Degree Programmes

What is a double degree programme?

Double degree programmes provide students the opportunity of studying for a definite period in Turība University and at a partner institution and getting a degree from both institutions.

Which study programme  students have the opportunity to get double degrees?

  • 2nd course students of the professional bachelor study programmes  “Business Administration”, “Law” and “Tourism and Hospitality Management” have the opportunity of participating in the double degree programme.
  • Students of the professional postgraduate study programme “Strategic Management in Tourism” are also offered the opportunity of studying one semester abroad and getting a double degree.

How to apply?

In order to apply for the double degree programme students have to fulfill all their academic and financial obligations with Turība.
The average mark of students for the previous semester and the English language knowledge of students are evaluated in a competition. It is important to apply as early as possible as first preference shall be given to students who applied earlier in case the marks are similar.

Why is the double degree programme valuable?

Gaining degrees from two higher education institutions provides students the opportunity to start an international career or continue education abroad. It is an opportunity to improve your language skills, understand your profession on a global level and make contacts with professionals in different fields outside Latvia.

How long is the study duration?

1 or 2 years –for those studying in professional Bachelor study programmes;
6 months – for those studying in professional postgraduate programmes

Which partner institutions can you study in?

Students of Turiba University have the opportunity of gaining double degree from prestigious higher education institutions such:

Ecole de Management de Normandie (France) 

For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Tourism and Hospitality Management”

University of Abertay Dundee (Great Britain)

For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Business Administration” and “Law”

Anglia Ruskin University (Great Britain)

For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Business Administration”

Groupe ecole superieure de commerce de Troyes en Champagne (France)

For students of the professional postgraduate programme “Strategic Management in Tourism”

University of South Wales (Great Britain)

For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Business Administration” and "Management of Leisure and Business events"

Ming Chuan University (Taiwan)

For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Tourism and Hospitality Management”

Dogus University (Turkey)

For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Management of International Communication”

Ecole Superieure de Commerce La Rochelle (France)
For students of the professional bachelor's programme "Tourism and Hospitality Management”, professional bachelor's programme “Business Administration” and professional master's programme " Business Administration"

Cesine Centro Universitario (Spain)
For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Business Administration”. Students are charged with study fee also for one study year of University in Spain. 

Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Finland)
For students of the professional bachelor’s programme “Business Administration”

Business &  Hotel Management School (Switzerland)

For students of the professional bachelor's programme "Tourism and Hospitality Management”. Students are charged with study fee also for one study year of University in Switzerland.

How much do studies in double degree programme cost?

Students have to pay tuition fees at Turiba University (also for the period of studies abroad). Additional tuition fee is also foreseen for the period of studies in partner institutions Anglia Ruskin University, Ming Chuan University, Cesine Centro Universitario and University of South Wales; whereas studies at Ecole de Management de Normandie, University of Abertay Dundee (for EU Citizens), Groupe ecole superieure de commerce de Troyes en Champagne, Superieure de Commerce La Rochelle, Dogus University are free of charge.
Students have to bear all living and travel expenses in the respective countries.

 

For additional information please contact the Department for International Cooperation:
Imants Bergs
Vice Rector for Study Development and International Cooperation
Room C201
Tel. +371 67625371,
E-mail: imants.bergs@turiba.lv