Bachelor programme in Managemement of International Communication


Program Description

Management of International Communication – Professional Bachelor’s study programme


  • There are more mobile phones with connection than people in the world.
  • There are 3 million new blogs created on the Internet every month.


DEGREE ACQUIRED: Professional Bachelor degree in Public Administration

QUALIFICATION OBTAINED: Public Relations Manager

STUDY PERIOD: 4 Academic Years

STUDY PROGRAMME: in English or Latvian


  • The prospect of an interesting and well-paid position as a company representative abroad or head of a mission is waiting there for you and you will also be able to apply daily your English knowledge and to work side-by-side with the people from various cultures;
  • Should you wish to apply your knowledge gained concerning international environment here in Latvia, you will be fit for working at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or in other governmental institutions;
  • You will be capable of establishing and managing your own company or a non-governmental organization;
  • You will be capable of defining the agenda for the countries and communities.

TRAINEESHIP at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Chancellery, Latvian Olympic Committee, Latvian Basketball Association, and in all Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry member companies throughout the entire study period.



  • In Academic Year 1 you will gain knowledge of social psychology and variances of communication in different countries which is much appreciated by specialists in their daily life. You will learn how to manage communications in a global public environment as well as improve your knowledge of the English language.
  • In Academic Year 2 you will have the option of participating in the Erasmus Programme and studying in one of the partner universities in Europe and finish in-service traineeships in companies based abroad. You will also learn the principles of public administration, the etiquette, and the protocol, develop your public presentation skills. You will be able to select an additional foreign language among the Spanish, French, German or Russian languages. After spending a certain amount of time at Turība you will be able to opt for studies and acquisition of a double degree at the Doğuş University in Turkey.
  • In Academic Year 3 you will explore international law, marketing, and selling in local and international markets. You will become an expert in integrated marketing communications and master the skills required to design and manage projects.
  • In Academic Year 4 you will gain an in-depth knowledge of environmental communication and international communications. You’ll be networking with your soul-mates and co-workers all over the world.


1st Academic Year

  • Business Manners
  • Globalisation, European Integration, and Intercultural Interaction
  • Civil Protection
  • Communication Management
  • Communications Research Methods
  • Music as a Means of Communication
  • Social Psychology
  • Commerce
  • Public Administration and International Relations
  • English
  • Study Work
  • Traineeship

2nd Academic Year

  • Management
  • New Media
  • Marketing
  • Communications Ethics, Business Etiquette, and Protocol
  • Financial Management and Accounting
  • Elocution and Interpersonal Communication
  • Public Relations Campaigns
  • Language Theory and Practice
  • Study Work
  • Traineeship

Optional Courses:

  • Spanish, Russian, German or French (by choice)

3rd Academic Year

  • International Marketing
  • International Law
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Reputation and Brand Management
  • International Marketing
  • Philosophy
  • Study Work
  • Traineeship

Optional Courses:

  • Product Creativity
  • Alternative Marketing Products
  • International Marketing
  • Sports Projects

4th Academic Year

  • Sociology
  • Crisis Communication
  • Environmental Communication
  • International Communications (in English or Russian)
  • Pre-Graduation Paper Traineeship
  • State Examination — Graduation Paper

The study programme syllabi may be subject to updates and modifications at any time during the course of the studies based on the requirements in the labor market and the LR Cabinet of Minister's regulations*.

The study programme syllabi may differ by types of studies**.

Last updated Nov 2019

About the School

Turiba University has received recognition of employers and ranked in the top position of the most recognized universities. 99.61% of graduates are employed – it is the highest employment rate among L ... Read More

Turiba University has received recognition of employers and ranked in the top position of the most recognized universities. 99.61% of graduates are employed – it is the highest employment rate among Latvian universities, furthermore, more than 80% university students is working during their studies. Read less