Useful links

Higher Education Quality Evaluation Centre (HEQEC)

www.aiknc.lv/en

HEQEC is the higher education accrediting body that organizes the quality assessment of higher education institutions and study programmes on behalf of the Ministry for Education and Science. HEQEC database contains information on licenses and accreditation of higher education programmes in Latvia.

Academic Information Centre (AIC)

www.aic.lv/portal/en/

AIC is the Latvian representative of the European diploma recognition network ENIC/NARIC. Academic Information Centre deals with recognition of foreign diploma in Latvia.

Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs

www.ocma.gov.lv

Information on receiving residence permits in Latvia. 

Foreign embassies in Latvia

www.mfa.gov.lv/en/mission/

This section of the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides the list of diplomatic and consular representations in Latvia.

Latvia.eu

www.latvia.eu

The website offers news, background information, publications and useful resources about Latvia. The website is maintained by the Latvian Institute. 

 

Latvia.eu

Latvia - Best Enjoyed Slowly

www.latvia.travel/en

Official Latvian tourism portal maintained by Latvian Tourism Development Agency.

Latvian Culture Portal

www.culture.lv/en/

 Calendar of current cultural events in Latvia, as well as insight into cultural heritage, icons, personalities and 21st century projects. 

Riga - European Capital of Culture 2014

riga2014.org/en

Riga, capital city of Latvia is set to unveil its yearlong European Capital of Culture programmeForce Majeure – in mid-January 2014, featuring almost 200 events for Rigans and city guests to enjoy.

 

Live Rīga

www.liveriga.com/en/

Look, Feel, Stay, Meet and Work in Riga! Riga Tourism promotion website.