Bachelor Degrees in Latvia

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Latvia is a choice for many international students seeking a bachelor’s degree. The education in Latvia is high quality by international standards and there are plenty of Bachelor in Latvia programs to choose from. Some of the more popular areas of study for students seeking a Bachelor in Latvia are in the fields of business, marketing, design, architecture, political science, and area studies. Another benefit of earning a Bachelor in Latvia is the lower cost of living compared to other European countries.

There is plenty to maintain an active student life for those pursuing a Bachelor in Latvia. Students can explore the dynamic cities, impressive art-nouveau architecture, charming towns, historic villages, outdoor activities, and immerse themselves in a vibrant population. Many students find that a Bachelor in Latvia is a truly enjoyable and intellectually stimulating experience.

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Bachelor in Applied Communication and Translation

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Rēzekne

This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, have a job in companies and community services or work in international and country scale projects teams. [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, have a job in companies and community services or work in international and country scale projects teams. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. Qualification awarded: Interpreter assistant. Admission requirements: Secondary education. In diploma must be grades for at least two of three subjects: mathematics, foreign languages (English, German, French, or Russian), basics of business economics which involves: accounting/accountancy with AFS/costing 50 /50 or economics or business studies(with functional management) or management. Duration of studies: 4 years of full-time studies. Course structure consists of 3 parts: Part A – compulsory courses (general) Part B – elective courses (specialization) Part C – selective courses. To complete the study programme a student has to acquire 160 CP (240 ECTS). Access to further studies: Master Studies. Final test, if any: State examination and Bachelor paper. Study fee: 2900 EUR per year. If you are interested in the studies at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences fill application form at this address: http://www.rta.lv/online_application_procedure. [-]

Bachelor in Hospitality Management

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Latvia Rēzekne

The programme will provide applied skills and concepts related to the hospitality. The course trains skilled professionals so that graduates will be able to work in a dynamic multicultural domestic and international market, who understand communication, organization, and management of the services in the companies of the hospitality sector and are able to work/act responsibly, creatively and innovatively ensuring the quality of the services provided. [+]

The programme will provide applied skills and concepts related to the hospitality. The course trains skilled professionals so that graduates will be able to work in a dynamic multicultural domestic and international market, who understand communication, organization, and management of the services in the companies of the hospitality sector and are able to work/act responsibly, creatively and innovatively ensuring the quality of the services provided. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. Course lasts 3 years, corresponding to 180 ECTS. Course structure consists of 3 parts: Part A – compulsory courses (general) Part B – elective courses (specialization) Part C – selective courses. Qualification awarded: Academic Bachelor of Social Sciences in Hospitality Management (joint degree in partnership with Utena University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania). Admission requirements: General secondary education. Duration of studies: 3 years of full-time studies. Access to further studies: Master Studies Final test, if any: Bachelor paper Study fee: 2900 EUR per year If you are interested in the studies at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences fill application form at this address: http://www.rta.lv/online_application_procedure. [-]

Bachelor in Management Science

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Latvia Rēzekne

The course trains skilled professionals by providing a solid background in the social science and holistic knowledge in management science. [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. The course trains skilled professionals by providing a solid background in the social science and holistic knowledge in management science. This enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, have a job in industrial companies and community services or work in international and country scale projects teams. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. Course lasts 3 years, corresponding to 180 ECTS. Course structure consists of 3 parts: Part A – compulsory courses (general) Part B – elective courses (specialization) Part C – selective courses. Qualification awarded: Bachelor of Social Sciences in Management. Admission requirements: General secondary education. In diploma must be grades for at least two of three subjects - mathematics, foreign languages (English, German, French, or Russian), basics of business economics which involves: accounting/accountancy with AFS/costing 50 /50 or economics or business studies(with functional management) or management. Duration of studies: 3 years of full-time studies. Access to further studies: Master Studies Final test, if any: Bachelor paper Study fee: 2900 EUR per year If you are interested in the studies at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences fill application form at this address: http://www.rta.lv/online_application_procedure. [-]

Bachelor programme in Journalism and Media

Turiba University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

Career options: You will apply your knowledge gained concerning field of media in Latvia, you will be ready for working in media companies, in international companies and governmental institutions. Your own media business company and do projects media management (TV, radio, internet, printed and social media). [+]

Journalism and Media - Professional Bachelor's study program Edgars Kots, Chairman of the Board at Diena JSC.: "The Programme is based on reality according to those actualities and issue solutions which are the challenges in journalism and media now." DEGREE ACQUIRED: Professional Bachelor degree in Media Studies QUALIFICATION OBTAINED: Journalist STUDY PERIOD: 4 Academic Years STUDY LANGUAGE: English or Latvian CAREER OPTIONS: You will apply your knowledge gained concerning field of media in Latvia, you will be ready for working in media companies, in international companies and governmental institutions. Your own media business company and do projects media management (TV, radio, internet, printed and social media). INTERSHIP in the largest media companies in Latvia and abroad. WHAT WILL YOU LEARN IN THIS STUDY PORGRAMME? COMPULSORY STUDY COURSES Communication management and media studies; Speech skill and interpersonal communication; Globalisation, European integration and multicultural communication; Social psychology; Creative industries: Multimedia; Communication methods and presentation; News journalism; Communication Ethics, Applied Etiquette and Protocol; Creative industries: Music; Radio journalism; TV journalism; Political Science; Sociology Writing and Editing; Critical Thinking; Internet Environmental and Journalism; Production and project management; Communication science; Communication rights; Creative industries: Cinema; Communication Psychology; Environmental Communication; Communication Psychology; Crisis Communication. OPTIONAL COURSES Acting skills; Creative industries: Photo; IT in communication; Creative industries: Audio and video; Scenario and production; Visual Editing. * Content of the study programme during studies can be updated and changed on the base of labour market requirements and regulations of the Minister Cabinet. ** Content of the study programmes... [-]

BSc Economics

Latvia University of Agriculture
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Jelgava

Economic problems are an ever-present and inherent part of our lives. If you wish to understand how to improve the living conditions of people in their everyday lives and how to solve economic issues in economic sectors, come and join us! [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. BSc Economics Economic problems are an ever-present and inherent part of our lives. If you wish to understand how to improve the living conditions of people in their everyday lives and how to solve economic issues in economic sectors, come and join us! Degree: BSc in Economics Credits: 240 ECTS Duration of studies: full-time – 4 years Language of instruction: English Tuition fee per year: 2000 Eur Admission: twice a year Contact person: Dr.oec. Dina Popluga, dina.popluga@llu.lv Accredited until: June 4, 2019 Academic profile This programme is aimed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to be work-ready and competitive economists in the national and international labour markets. The study programme consists of compulsory courses, elective courses and practical training, which gives you: analytical skills and knowledge to understand economic circumstances in micro and macro level; ability to analyse and critically assess processes and mutual relations of factors in agrarian and environmental economics, or in business process management; understanding of how to make decisions and manage resources rationally and sustainably; an opportunity to get interested in research activities and awareness of importance of lifelong learning. You will have the possibility to meet dynamic and experienced academic staff, to acquire unique knowledge in agricultural economics and to improve your knowledge abroad. The full – time Bachelor’s degree programme covers 4 academic years, where the 1st and 2nd academic years gives you general skills and abilities for an economist, but the 3rd and 4th academic years... [-]

Professional Bachelor programme “Translation studies English-Russian-German

Ventspils University College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Ventspils

According to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia, the professional bachelor programme in translation studies of Ventspils University College preparing high-level specialists – translators/interpreters – is one of the best in Latvia. [+]

According to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia, the professional bachelor programme in translation studies of Ventspils University College preparing high-level specialists – translators/interpreters – is one of the best in Latvia. The Russian language is one of the most demanded languages in the international market of translation/interpreting; nevertheless, in Latvia, there is quite a shortage of professional translators into / from Russian nowadays. REQUIREMENTS REGARDING THE PREVIOUS LEVEL OF EDUCATION General secondary or secondary vocational education (third qualification level) STUDY PROGRAMME PREPARES: Interpreters, translators, and managers of translation projects who are able to carry out translation commissions in the enterprises of State and municipalities, private companies, incl., translation agencies, and institutions of the European Union. MAIN COURSES Written Translation, Conference Interpreting (Simultaneous and Consecutive Interpreting), Linguistics, Intercultural Communication, Acquisition of Language Technologies, Foreign Languages: English, German, French, Spanish, and also Latvian. INTERNSHIP During the studies you will be able to undertake an internship not only in Latvia, for example, in translation agencies, but also abroad. That is a kind of a “bridge” to a professional employment market, as a place of your internship may become your future working place. [-]

Bachelor in European Study

Baltic International Academy
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

Programme: European Study Type: Complete study programme [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. Programme: European Study Type: Complete study programme Degree to be obtained: Bachelor Length: Full-time – 3 years (6 terms) Language: English Fee per year:* 1410 EUR (for EU students) / 1800 EUR (for non-EU students) * Other information: The payment for the dormitory is starting at 75 Ls (107 EUR). For additional information, or to apply to the programme please contact the Head of Study Programme or see the webpage. Curriculum Idea of Europe Politics in Latvia Political History of Latvia Political History of Europe Political Theory Theory of International Relations Comparative Politics Research Methods and Methodology in Political Sciences Theory of European Integration International Political Economy International Legislation History of European Integration Course paper I Course paper II EU Institutes Economics of European Integration EU Law EU Environmental Policy Latvia’s Integration in EU Conflict and Consensus in European Politics European Common Foreign and Security Policy European Politics EU Regional Policy EU Social Policy European Economic and Monetary Policy EU and Politics of the Baltic states EU and Politics of Central and Eastern Europe EU and Politics of Russia, Ukraine and Byelorussia EU and Politics of Eurasia EU and Politics of Scandinavia Diplomatic protocol Democracy and Legitimization in the EU Development of Democracy in the Central and Eastern Europe EU and Globalization International Relations and EU EU and Politics of Near East USA in International System South America in International System Africa in International System Latvian Foreign Policy: Institutions and Decision Making International Organizations Global Communication,... [-]

Bachelor in Translation and Interpreting

Baltic International Academy
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

Programme: Translation and Interpreting Type: Complete study programme [+]

Programme: Translation and Interpreting Type: Complete study programme Degree to be obtained: Bachelor Length: Full-time – 4 years (8 terms) Language: English Fee per year:* 1250 EUR Other information: The payment for the dormitory is 150 EUR. For additional information, or to apply to the program please contact the Head of Study Program or see the webpage. Course Content A. Compulsory extensive professional and general courses TV1 Civics and Legal Regulation of Professional Activity [N] TV2 Applied Computer Science: MS Office [N] TV3 Applied Computer Science: MS Office [N] TV4 Psychology [N] TV5 Principles of Economics and Business Activity [EN] TV6 Logic and Rhetoric [N] TV7 Basics of Speech Technique [N] TV8 Psycholinguistic Aspects of Translation [EN] TV9 Business Organisation and Records Management [EN] TV10 Cross-cultural Communication [N] TV11 Project Development Fundamentals. Translation Project Development and Management [EN] TV12 Methods of Graduation Project Development [N] TV13 Labour and Fire Safety [N] A1. Specialised compulsory theoretical courses and information technologies courses Introduction to Contrastive Linguistics [N] Introduction to Speciality [EN] Modern English I-III The Native Language I-IV The Native Language Stylistics IV. Fundamentals of Editorship I – II [N] Theory of Translation [EN] The Culture and History of The United Kingdom [EN] Fundamentals of Cross-cultural Linguistic Research [N] B. Specialised Professional Courses The English Language I-V: The Latvian / Russian Language I-III: The Foreign Language (French / Spanish / German) I - III. A Practical Communication Skills Course Translation / Interpreting Methods and Professional Training [ENN + ENLV/RU] or [ENN ]... [-]

Bachelor programme in Managemement of International Communication

Turiba University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

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. [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. Management of International Communication – Professional Bachelor’s study programme Useful There are more mobile phones with connection than people in the world. There are 3 million new blogs created in the Internet every month. PROGRAMME IS ACCREDITED till Year 2019 DEGREE ACQUIRED: Professional Bachelor degree in Public Administration QUALIFICATION OBTAINED: Public Relations Manager STUDY PERIOD: 4 Academic Years STUDY PROGRAMME: in English or Latvian CAREER OPTIONS: 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 organisation; 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. WHAT WILL YOU LEARN IN THIS STUDY PROGRAMME? 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... [-]

Bachelor programme in Public Relations

Turiba University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

By spending a certain amount of time at Turiba, you will be able to use international opportunities and obtain a diploma from the Murcia Catholic University in Spain in journalism, public relations and communications. [+]

Public Relations - Professional Bachelor's study programme Useful On average, each YouTube user spends 15 minutes a day in this social network. 35% of corporative bloggers have worked in journalism, media or have written in professional level. A person says 5000 words a day, on average, and 80% of them is speaking with him/her. PROGRAMME IS ACCREDITED till Year 2019 DEGREE: Professional Bachelor Degree in Public Administration STUDY PERIOD: 4 or 4.3 Academic Years STUDY PROGRAMME: in English or Latvian CAREER: You will be able to work as a corporate manager of public relations and communications; You will realise your ideas as an advertisement designer. By spending a certain amount of time at Turiba, you will be able to use international opportunities and obtain a diploma from the Murcia Catholic University in Spain in journalism, public relations and communications. AREA OF STUDIES: Information and Communication Science. PUBLIC RELATIONS Our Public Relations Programme has been recognised as excellent by experts and employers across Latvia and abroad. We have a lot of friends and partners, including such globally recognised authorities in the area of public relations as Dennis Wilcox from the US and Anne Gregory from the UK. You will be given an opportunity to work together with them. The everyday life of a public relations professional is dynamic — you will be able to meet different people and realise your own creative ideas — fashion shows, concerts, sporting events. You will be shaping the business image, assisting politicians and ministers in... [-]

Bachelor programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Turiba University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

The only study programme in the Northern Europe, which is appraised by UN WTO, has been assigned the highest quality assessment in tourism education world – TedQual certificate. [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. Tourism and Hospitality Management - professional Bachelor’s study programme Useful Every year ~200 students of tourism spend their summers outside Latvia, by having traineeships in tourism companies in different countries. The only study programme in the Northern Europe, which is appraised by UN WTO, has been assigned the highest quality assessment in tourism education world – TedQual certificate. Professional bachelor's study programme Tourism and Hospitality Management has obtained for the fourth time the prestigious UNWTO – UN World Tourism Organization TedQual accreditation to the maximum possible term – four years, till Year 2018. PROGRAMME IS ACCREDITED till Year 2019 - TedQual Certificate (from UN WTO) DEGREE: Professional Bachelor's degree in business Administration QUALIFICATION: Manager of enterprises and institutions DURATION OF STUDIES: 4 Academic Years STUDY PROGRAMME: in English or Latvian CAREER: obtained degree allows you to manage lodgings for the night, catering company or tourism agency; knowledge obtained in the study programme will be useful in order to become an expert of hospitality services in hotel or manager of leisure and entertainment company; when working as travel consultant or organizer of tourism agency, you can demonstrate your competences in tourism area and geography, and customer service skills, as well; if you like planning and administration, you can work in state and municipality institutions; if you are good at customer service and interested in intercultural communication, work in tourism and hospitality enterprises is for you! TRAINEESHIP in Latvian or foreign tourism and hospitality companies in all study... [-]

Professional Bachelor in Sport Science

Latvian Academy of Sport Education
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

To provide professional studies in sports science in correspondence with the state economic, cultural and social needs. [+]

EDUCATION AND SPORT SPECIALIST with two qualifications: a sports teacher and a sports manager, a sports teacher and a recreation specialist, a senior coach of a definite sport and a sports manager, a sports teacher and a senior coach of a definite sport, a senior coach of a definite sport and a recreation specialist. Programme aim: To provide professional studies in sports science in correspondence with the state economic, cultural and social needs. Final examinations: State examination including: Practical examination (except qualification–sport manager) in education and sport specialist professional qualifications; Integrated written examination in education and sport specialist professional qualifications; Working out and defending of Bachelor paper and Diploma paper. Further education possibility: Professional Master higher education programme „SPORT SCIENCE” [-]

Bachelor - Mechatronics

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 9 - 10 semesters September 2017 Latvia Rēzekne

Mechatronics is a field of engineering based on machines, electronics, hardware [+]

Bachelor study program “Mechatronics”

Mechatronics is a field of engineering based on machines, electronics, hardware and control systems technologies. Mechatronic engineers use their notions of machinery, electronics, hardware and control to see and improve the system as a whole and deal with all aspects of these mechatronic systems regarding design, operation, maintenance, repair and renewal. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. The language of instruction is English. Qualification awarded: Bachelor degree in Mechatronics/Engineer in Mechatronics (double diploma opportunity) Admission requirements: General secondary or 4-year secondary vocational education Duration of studies: 4,5 years of full time and 5 years of part-time studies. Study program consists of 3 parts: - Part A – compulsory courses (general) - Part B – elective courses (specialization) - Part C – free elective courses To complete study program student has to earn 180 KP credits (270 ECTS) Access to further studies: Master Studies Final test, if any: Engineering Project Study fee: 1730 EUR per year... [-]


Bachelor - Engineer of Programming

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 5 years September 2017 Latvia Rēzekne + 1 more

The main objective of this program is to deliver IT knowledge and specific skills needed for effective [+]

Bachelor study program “Engineer of Programming”

The main objective of this program is to deliver IT knowledge and specific skills needed for effective information systems management in a fast changing world. This field of study focuses on theoretical principles of computer science, algorithmics, computer programming, database systems and operating systems. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. The language of instruction is English. Qualification awarded: Programming Engineer and Professional Bachelor Degree in Information Technology Admission requirements: General secondary education or 4-year secondary vocational education Duration of studies: 4 years of full time and 5 years of part-time studies. Study program consists of 3 parts: - Part A – compulsory courses (general) - Part B – elective courses (specialization) - Part C – free elective courses To complete study program student has to earn 160 KP credits (240 ECTS) Access to further studies: Master Studies Final test, if any: Diploma project Study fee: 1730 EUR per year... [-]


Bachelor in Aviation Transport

Transport and Telecommunication Institute
Campus Full time 4 - 5 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

he activity of the aviation transport specialists comprises the complex arrangement of passengers and freights by means of aircraft. Consequently, the specialist of this profile is to know [+]

Bachelors in Latvia 2017. Study Programme: Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aviation Transport Awarded academic degree: Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aviation Transport (inženierzinātņu bakalaurs aviācijas transportā). Accreditation: until 2018 (Accreditation Certificat Nr. 276. ) Study languages: Russian, Latvian, English. Enrolment requirements: a document of general secondary education (general or special) Complete study programme volume: 160 credit points. Faculty: Faculty of Transport and Logistics Director of the Programme: Professor Vladimir Labendik, Dr.habil.sc.ing. Program description and structure Bachelor in Aviation Transport Courses – Block A Code Title C.p. 05 B k15 Bachelor's Thesis and its Defence 12 05 B 029 Economics Fundamentals 4 P 02 007 Electrical Engineering 6 P 02 008 Electronics 8 B-04-136 Electronics Fundamental 2 05 P 301 Fundamentals of Logistics 2 P 02 006 Fundamentals of Management 2 B 03 307 Global Navigation Systems 2 P 02 011 Human Factors 2 P 02 003 Informatics and Information Technologies 2 P 02 005 Legal Security of Entrepreneurship 2 P 02 009 Materials Engineering 4 P 02 001 Mathematics 4 P 02 101 Mathematics-2 2 B 03 137 Microwave Electronic Techniques 2 05 B 314 Optimization Theories and Methods 2 05 B 203 Personnel Management 2 P 02 002 Physics 6 05 P 15k-01 Practice-1 2 P 02 004 Professional English for Aviation 4 05 P 218 Quality Management Systems 2 05 B 006 Statistics 4 05 P 003 Technical Drawing 4 05 B 214 Technical Mechanics 4 Courses – Block B Code Title C.p. P 02 023 Aicraft... [-]