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Learning Opportunity: Agricultural Engineering - Doctoral studies

Agricultural Engineering - Doctoral studies

Course Information

The study programme is aimed to educate the new generation of scientists for dealing with the scientific problems of agriculture, obtaining more profound theoretical knowledge and acquiring the research methods.
Studies are organised as lectures, seminars, discussion with supervisor and individual studies.
The main courses offered include scientific sub-discipline or the specialisation course of the trend of sub-discipline, research methodology in agricultural engineering, course in research trend, scientific language/terminology.

Career prospects
The graduates of this programme are usually employed at higher education institutions, research institutions and farms.

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Duration Information: 

3 years (full-time)

Access requirements: 

Master’s degree in Engineering in agricultural mechanisation, transport, energetic, machinery or related fields


4000 EUR (are not included research costs, living costs) per year (2018/19)


ECTS 180

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies
Provider Contact Info: 

Liela iela 2, Jelgava, LV-3001
+371 63005684

Qualifications Awarded

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Qualification Awarded:
Doctor of Engineering Science (Dr.sc.ing.)