Management Science

Doctoral study program

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Degree awarded: Doctor of Science (Ph.D.) in Economics and Business
Duration: 3 years
Study language: English

Management Science

Subfields: Business management, Education management, Corporate management.

By studying in this study program, it is possible to improve one's knowledge, determination, creativity and ability to analyze, developing new approaches to business management. The knowledge and skills acquired will significantly increase the value of the personal brand in the labor market and is an important prerequisite for receiving a competitive salary. A Doctor Degree in Management opens the door for you and your business in Europe, and significantly broadens your choice of career path in business, government, municipality or higher education institution.

The aim of the study program is to prepare doctors of science in management science, thus strengthening management science as a branch of science in Latvia. To prepare highly educated and professional specialists, making a significant contribution to the development of business and enterprises in Latvia and worldwide.

Within the framework of the study program, you will acquire the latest competencies in business management, a critical creative approach to decision making and the ability to seek new knowledge, the ability to find causation, and thus new ways to develop business, experience and knowledge in development and implementation of new study program, as well as competency of scientific research work, an approach of a new level of management, and original ideas for business development.

The program is implemented in cooperation with Daugavpils University.

The study program is accredited until 2021.

LECTURE TIMES:
Lectures are held on individual schedules
ECTS:
180

Career opportunities

  • Opportunity to apply for the position of a docent, associate professor or professor;
  • Senior manager in state and municipal institutions;
  • Author of international research;
  • Business owner and manager.

Program content

Official content of the study program is available HERE.

Study year 1

In the first study year, you will gain new competencies in business management, a critical creative approach to decision-making and the ability to seek new knowledge.

Study year 2

The second study year will provide an opportunity to improve the skill of finding causation and, consequently, find new ways of developing business. To participate in the implementation of the study programs and to carry out a real research to test the hypothesis and to acquire the skill to prove the usefulness of the new values.

Study year 3

To acquire the competence of scientific research work, in the management of new level approach, new original ideas for business development, presenting it in the doctoral thesis, as well as proving its theoretical and practical value to entrepreneurship in general.

The content of the study program may be updated and altered during the studies, based on the requirements of the labor market and the regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Admission requirements

During the admission process, the applicant's research proposal (volume - up to 10 pages) on the topicality of his / her doctoral thesis and the relevance of the previously acquired master's or professional master's diploma to the field of science is evaluated.

Applicant is required to provide one of the English language certificates mentioned within the Admission information. If the applicant does not have any of the respective English language certificates, however the medium of instruction of his/her master studies was English, he/she will receive a link to Turība University on-line English test after the registration. 

Information on the admission process and rules can be found in the section “Admission”.

Leading teaching staff

Jeļena Davidova
Jeļena Davidova
Dr.paed.
Irēna Kokina
Irēna Kokina
Ineta Lūka
Ineta Lūka
Dr.paed.

Professor

Rosita Zvirgzdiņa
Rosita Zvirgzdiņa
Dr.oec.

Professor

Velga Vēvere
Velga Vēvere
Dr.phil.

Professor

Andris Deniņš
Andris Deniņš
Ivars Godmanis
Ivars Godmanis
Dr.phys.

Docent

Zane Driņķe
Zane Driņķe
Ph.D.

Assoc. professor

Director of the study program

Dr.oec., prof. Rosita Zvirgzdiņa

Phone: +371 67618746

E-mail: rosita.zvirgzdina@turiba.lv

Consultation hours:

Upon prior agreement

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