9 December 2022

Winter admission of applicants for Joint Academic Doctoral study programme "Media Arts and Creative Technologies"

Until 20 January 2023 Liepaja University is hosting the winter admission for the joint Liepaja University and RISEBA Doctoral study programme "Media Arts and Creative Technologies". You can apply for PhD studies electronically via the link

Documents to be submitted:

  • a copy of your passport or identity card;
  • proof of secondary education (copy);
  • proof of higher education (bachelor's level) (copy);
  • proof of a Master's degree or equivalent higher education qualification (copy);
  • transcript of results (copy) of a Master's degree or equivalent higher education qualification (copy);
  • Curriculum Vitae of the applicant;
  • if necessary, proof of change of name (marriage certificate or certificate from the Civil registry office);
  • if the applicant has completed his/her education abroad - a certificate from the Academic Information Centre stating that the education document obtained abroad corresponds to the education document or degree awarded in Latvia;
  • proof of payment of the registration fee (EUR 40,00) (bank statement);
  • PhD project application.

When applying for studies electronically, applicants must attach scanned documents to the electronic application form. Before concluding the study contract, the applicant must send a set of the above documents, signed with a secure electronic signature, as well as one portrait photo to the e-mail address

The entrance examinations are scheduled to be held remotely at from 24 to 26 January on a case-by-case schedule basis. The contracts will be concluded from 30 January to 2 February: remotely using a secure electronic signature or in person at LiepU, Lielā iela 14, Room 242, from 9.00 to 17.00 (break from 12.00 to 13.00).

Entrance examinations for the PhD programme "Media Arts and Creative Technologies:

  • PhD project application (available here);
  • an interview in English on a project proposal submitted by the applicant.

Further information about the entrance examinations can be obtained from the Programme Director prof. Rasa Šmite,