*Situated in North Eastern Europe
*Coastline along the Baltic Sea
*Borders with Estonia ,Russia ,Belarus and Lithuania .
*Linguistic link with Lithuania to the south
*Historical and religious ties with Estonia to the north.
*Capital city -Riga-well known for its art nouveau architecture.
Beautiful country with picturesque landscapes featuring rivers ,rolling hills and lakes. It provides a favorable atmosphere for learning .That’s why many Asian students want to study in Latvia. The country has universities and colleges that offer high-quality education.
The education system in Latvia ,like its culture, is best characterized by its openness to outside influences. It is an active participant in international collaborations such as the establishments of the European higher education area, which advocates an active exchange of staff and students within and outside of Europe.
Higher education in Latvia sets a contrast between academic and professional higher education. Majority of the Latvia academic institutions offer both degrees.1
The Latvia academic year is September and May*
Tuition fee details for international students:*
The cost of living in Latvia is quite reasonable and it is suitable for the students. The dormitories or student hostel cost between 70 to 120 Euros. The meals cost 5 to 9 Euros per meal. The transportation costs are affordable too as the taxi would cost 7 to 15beuros
Universities in Latvia
1.Baltic International Academy
2.BA School of Business and Finance
4.ISMA University of Applied Sciences
5.Latvia Academy of Culture
6.Latvia Academy of Sports Education(LASE)
7.Latvia Christian Academy
Special Conditions for International Students
1.The secondary education must meets the Latvia standard
2.All educational certificates subject to evaluation by the academic information Centre
3.Recognotion of the certificate based on the statement of comparability by the AIC.
4.With regards to the selection procedure, there are no specific requirements for international students
Major Cities in Latvia: Describe