|Type of study programme||Bachelor studies|
|Degree||Bachelor of Social Sciences in Management|
|Licence/accreditation||Study direction accredited until 31-Dec-2020|
|Duration||4 years (full-time)|
|Credit points||160 (ECTS: 240)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Fees||2500 EUR (EU/EEA/Swiss citizens and permanent residence holders) or 2750 EUR (Other countries citizens) per year (2019/20)|
|Grants||For more information go here>>>|
|Study programme description||The aim of the programme is to prepare students to develop their own business in international environment or to work as a highly-qualified specialist in state, private and international institutions. The graduates will have a full range of competencies to work in the field of entrepreneurship in the context of laws and regulations.
Students will be trained to work both -individually and in groups; they will also develop their presentation skills, analytical skills and critical thinking skills, which are necessary both for the labour market to remain effective and for business organisations to develop in a changing economic environment. The planned results will cover the following competencies: orienting in the processes of the contemporary international economy and business and the ability to analyse them by using statistical, econometric and other methods of quantitative and qualitative analysis; understanding the basics of every legal aspect of the entrepreneurship in order to participate efficiently in the activities of international trade, finance and other fields; abilities to orient in global economic environment and to take decisions in the circumstances of global competition.
|Study programme link||www.lu.lv/en/admission/study-programmes/bachelors-study-programmes/bachelor-business
|Requirements||General secondary high school diploma. English language proficiency. Grades in Mathematics must be no less than 4 in a 10 point grading system.
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The University of Latvia is the largest higher education institution in Latvia, and the richest in traditions. The University offers more than 150 state-accredited academic and professional study programmes: you can obtain an academic bachelor’s or master’s degree in humanities, pedagogy, social sciences, sciences, and health sciences. The UL also offers professional qualifications or bachelor’s or master’s degree, including MD, qualifications of doctor, teacher, social worker, economist, translator/interpreter etc.
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Total number of students: 15 200 (2018/19)
Number of International students: 538 (2018/19)
Number of academic staff: 1299 (2018/19)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: The University of Latvia offers university dormitories for all international students. International students are housed in single, double or triple rooms with a common kitchen for every 5 rooms. Linen, blankets and pillows are provided as well as some kitchen utensils. The costs start at 100 EUR per month (more information here).
If you do not wish to stay at a dormitory, it is advisable to make private housing arrangements beforehand.