|Type of study programme||Professional bachelor degree|
|Degree||Professional Bachelor in Business Administration and a qualification of Enterprise manager|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2020|
|Credit points||160 (ECTS: 240)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Fees||2100 EUR per year (EU Applicants), 2400 EUR per year (Other Applicants) (2020/21)|
|Study programme description||The study program has been designed with the aim to provide the knowledge and skills for the global business environment, to educate company managers for the national industry working in a changing social economic.
Program helps to understand how internal and external market influences business.
Main study courses are: Basics of Business, Introduction to International Law, E-Commerce, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Financial Accounting, Statistics, Entrepreneurship, Intercultural Communication, Financial Accounting, Corporate Strategic Management.
Students in this programme acquire ability to apply the gained knowledge in the entrepreneurship management, to follow the implementation process, to make decisions and adjustments for the optimization of operational and strategic activities, ability to comprehend economic development regularities processes of the national economy.
The program develops qualified business managers who are able to work in different types of companies and organisations. Most graduates are employed in banking sector and other field related companies.
|Study programme link||www.ba.lv/studies/program/bba-business-administration/
|Requirements||Completed secondary education. English proficiency. : IELTS (minimum 6.0 points) or other certificate confirming English language level.
For detailed admission requirements click here:http://www.ba.lv/studies/how-to-apply/
BA School of Business and Finance is one of the leading, self financing business schools in Latvia. It was founded in 1992 as Banking College under the Bank of Latvia and in 1997 it was accredited as Higher Educational Institution, today known as BA School of Business and Finance.
BA School of Business and Finance carries out its activities in three fields:
• The implementation of study programmes;
• Scientific research;
• Provision of continuing education programmes.
At present BA School of Business and Finance implements accredited professional study programmes in 2 directions: the study direction “Economics” and the study direction ”Management, administration and real estate management”. BA School of Business and Finance provides international business and financial education through the implementation of a total of 16 accredited professional higher education study programmes at Bachelor, Master and a Doctoral level.
Since 2008 BA School of Business and Finance participates in Eduniversal Best Masters and MBA programmes rankings. Professional Master’s degree programme” International Finance and Banking” was ranked 15 by Euniversal Best masters ranking under section” Corporate Finance”/Eastern Europe (2017/2018 academic year).
BA School of Business and Finance that has obtained „Investors in Excellence” Quality Management Certificate by the British Quality Foundation thus proving that it meets the high internationally recognized standards (EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) Excellence model) is also going to offer qualitative, internationally competitive study programmes in the future.
Population in the city of Riga: 637 971
Total number of students: 1371 (2019/20)
Number of International students: 85 (2019/20)
Number of academic staff: 41 (2019/20)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: BA School of Business and Finance will guide the students in applying for accommodation in Riga. If you are accepted to the programme, you will receive more information upon request.
BA School of Business and Finance offers its student hostel. More information at http://www.ba.lv/studies/about-life-in-hostels/.