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Program overview
Length: 3 years
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Doctorate / PhD
Study allowances: Yes
Start dates
September 2018  (English)
September 2019  (English)
September 2020  (English)

Program description

Program description

PhD in Business Management

This PhD program aims to produce future leaders in business academia by way of an immersive curriculum, supported closely by the experienced senior faculty. Over this two-year period, students will work closely with the experienced senior faculty to develop their research skills. During this period, they will also explore the following core topics as well as a variety of complimentary elective courses:

  • Strategic Management
  • Data Mining
  • Finance Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Research Methods

Upon developing a research proposal, students will undertake their own research in an area of interest, utilizing the experience and knowledge gained in the first two years of the program to tackle real-world issues and make significant contributions to their chosen field.

Admission requirements

Applications to this program can be submitted by those with one of the following:

  • Master’s degree in social sciences
  • Master’s degree in humanitarian and technical sciences if they have at least a 2-year experience in Business Administration, Public Management or Management of Educational and have sufficient knowledge in the field of Management sciences.

Foreign applicants must have education that is equivalent to the Master’s degree in Latvia. Conformity of the degree is determined by experts of the Centre of Academic Information.

Degree & diploma

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be awarded a PhD in Business Management from RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology.

Tuition & fees

RISEBA supports high performing and creative students in financing their studies. They offer tuition fee discounts, ranging from 10% to 100% . The discounts and tuition fee waivers fall into the following categories:

  • Academic Success
  • Family Members
  • RISEBA Graduates
  • Leadership
  • Sport
  • Student Council
  • Social Responsibility
  • Junior Business Academy.

Learn more about the costs involved in undertaking this program by contacting the university via the information request form.

About school

RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology

RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology

RISEBA Univsersity was founded in 1992 as a traditional business school, but has since developed into one of the 10 largest higher education institutions in Latvia, offering a variety of programs in business and management, psychology, communications, advertising, audiovisual media...

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RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology

3 Meza Street

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