|Type of study programme||Bachelor studies|
|Degree||Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality and Manager of Tourism and Hospitality Companies|
|Duration||4 years (8 semesters)|
|Credit points||160 (ECTS: 240)|
|Study language||Russian (RU)|
|Study arrangements||During studies international students join groups of local students that follow the study program in Russian. Students study Latvian language as a foreign language.|
|Study programme description||Courses: Business Administration; Management (company management); IT in management; International management; Management of marketing.
Logics; microeconomics; macroeconomics; taxes and taxation; Higher Mathematics; business Latvian language; theory of probability and mathematical statistics; marketing; basics of accounting; business foreign language; philosophy; management; entrepreneurship law; Finances and credit; regulation of foreign economic activity; political science; law basics; social management, European law; business ethics; European labor law; rhetoric; computer science; theory of management; social psychology; currency transactions; projection of databases; basics of informational law; management of corporation; financial analysis; international finances; Advertising and PR technology; human resource management; logistics; business communications; innovations; financial risks; international statistics; cross-culture in international business; project management; international tax system; intellectual property law/informational law, aesthetic; personal security; audiovisual communications; history of religion; commercial documentation and business correspondence (Eng); culture and society of European countries; legal regulation of EU.
|Study programme link||www.bsa.edu.lv|
|Requirements||• General Certificate of Secondary education
• English at upper-intermediate level
Baltic International Academy (till 2006 - Baltic Russian Institute) is the largest non-government higher education establishment in the Baltic States and Eastern European countries (it was established in 1992) with 7,500 students, including 450 foreign students from 15 countries worldwide.
BIA offer the higher professional education of the first and second levels (duration of studies is 2-2,5 years and 4-4,5 years); academic and professional Bachelor programme (duration of studies – 2-2,5 and 4-4,5 years), as well as professional and academic Master programme and Doctoral studies.
Population in the city of Riga: 710 000
Total number of students: 3845 (2011./12.)
Number of International students: 358 (2011./12.)
Number of academic staff: 185
Accommodation possibilities and costs: Prices may vary depending on accommodation quality.
Hostels – starting from 150 EUR / 105 LVL / 220 USD month per person.
Renting (sharing) a flat could cost starting from 100 EUR / 70 LVL / 147 USD month per person.