Law Science

Turiba University

Doctorate On Campus
36 months
2570 EUR/year
2570 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Our doctoral program in Law Science from Turiba University provides an opportunity to acquire in-depth competencies necessary for independent research work and its completion with original and empirically proven results. 

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Graduates of the Law Science program from Turiba University can become law researchers who are focused on the European market and ready to compete internationally. Upon graduation, it is possible to work in scientific institutions as a leading researcher or to apply for the position of a docent, associate professor or professor, to become a sworn advocate, as well as to obtain the status of an expert of the Latvian Council of Science.

Within the framework of the study program it is possible to improve the ability to analyze problems in the theory of law and the history of law, to solve topical issues in the selected fields of law, to implement and develop bachelor and master study programs, as well as to develop skills in academic work and study scientific research methods.


  • Work as a leading researcher in a scientific institution;
  • Opportunity to apply for the position of a docent, associate professor or professor;
  • Opportunity to become a sworn attorney without passing lawyer's examination;
  • Expert in Law Science of the Latvian Science Council.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pedagogy and management of higher education institutions
  • Co-partnership in realization of bachelor and master study programmes 
  • Problems in law theory
  • Problems in law history
  • Problematic issues in law history
  • Doctoral thesis 
  • Problems of administrative law procedures
  • Problems of administrative law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




160 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A copy of the Master’s degree certificate with a transcript in the original language and an official translation to English or Russian;
  • PhD work proposal (approx. 10 pages);
  • English language certificate;
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • A copy of the passport;

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2570 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2570 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2570 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2570 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.


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