Aim of The Council of Doctorate is to give the highest academic degree - Doctorate degree.
Term of the Council is six years and it consists of five people. The experts standing at the Council are approved by Latvian Council of Science.
At the moment Head of the Council of Doctorate is Dr. habil. art. Eduards Kļaviņš.
The rights to stand at the Council are to:
- Dr. habil. art. Ojārs Spārītis
- Dr. art. Rūta Kaminska
- Dr. art. Silvija Grosa
- Dr. art. Elita Grosmane
- Scientific Secretary of the Promotion Council Dr. art. Laila Bremša;