Management Psychology and Supervision




The study programme provides the students with in-depth knowledge of management psychology and management science, provides for practical application of theoretical cognition and prepares educated and qualified specialists for creative and research work in the governmental and private business structures in Latvia. The graduate may work in the future as a supervisor or consultant/coach with the managers and staff of the organizations.

“Supervision is consulting support for issues related to work and professional activity.” Supervision is a type of consulting used in the work of organizations. Every organization needs supervision in business because by means of it one can attain the financial and business development goals and customer service excellence (

Degree awarded Master in Management Science
Credit points/ECTS 80CP (120 ECTS)
Study form

Full-time studies (every other Friday evening from 6pm and every other Saturday and Sunday).

Part-time studies (every other Friday evening from 6 pm, online studies on Saturday. Once a month Friday evening from 6pm and Saturday and Sunday practical classes in person).

Language Latvian

The accreditaion process of the study field is currently underway. At the end of this process a new accreditation term will take effect. 

Programme director

Maija Zakrizevska-Belogrudova, Dr. psych., sc.sal., asoc. prof.
Mob. ph.: +371 29438435
[email protected]



Programme  curriculum

Module 1

Module 2

Professional activity and the ethics of the supervisor 
Consulting and supervision theories 
Modern methods of adult learning (coaching, mentoring, facilitation)

Intervision as professional growth and competence
Individual supervision
Group and team supervision 
Supervision process
Supervision methods and techniques: theory and practice 
Sale and implementation of consulting services
Coaching in business
Module 3 Module 4
Strategic business management and competitiveness in the international environment
Business models
Development trends in the modern world 
Corporate management and business sustainability
Innovation and intellectual property protection
Personnel psychology and change management
IT for increasing business efficiency
Module 5 Module 6
Modern management and organization psychology
Art-based approaches to organization management 
Negotiation management psychology 
Leadership psychology and organization behavior 
Variety management and psychology
Research logics and methodology
Research in the organization
Module 7 Master Thesis
Traineeship I (individual supervision) 
Traineeship II (group and team supervision) 
Traineeship in project management (project laboratory) 
Traineeship IV (qualification traineeship)

Study methods

The programme will prepare highly qualified specialist supervisors/consultants competitive in Latvia and abroad who shall have, after graduation, both theoretical knowledge and practical skills and competence to offer qualified supervision service / consult representatives of various professions as well as, according to their competence, successfully operate in both private and public sector organisations and companies by accepting responsibility for their work and facilitating development / growth of the organisation and its staff.

Self assessment reports of the Postgraduate study programme “Management Psychology and Supervision”




2018./19. LV

2018./19. ENG

2019./20. LV

2019./20. ENG

Application process

Admission requirements 2020/2021


RISEBA main building

Address: 3 Meža Street, Riga, LV-1048 
Telephone: + 371 67 500 265
Mob: + 371 26465351
E-mail: [email protected]