|Type of study programme||Bachelor studies|
|Degree||Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aviation Transport|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2021|
|Duration||4 years (full-time)|
|Credit points||160 (ECTS: 240)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||During studies international students join groups of local students that follow the program in Latvian and study according to an individual plan in English.|
|Fees||Full-time:1800 EUR per year (EU citizens); 2200 EUR per year (other countries)
Full-time with 3month practice 3300 EUR per year (EU citizens); 3500 EUR per year (other countries) (2019/20)
|Study programme description||The aim of the study programme is to train highly qualified specialists with higher technical education. The training of such specialists is provided by Academic and Professional Aviation Centre (APAC) of TSI, certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency.
Studies are organised in the form of lectures, seminars, project work, discussion groups, presentations, internships, industrial visits, interaction with experts from the industry. Main study courses offered include Basic electronics, Electrical Engineering, Information technology and digital technology, Aerodynamics and flight dynamics, Aircraft design, Avionics and aircraft electrical systems, Aircraft engine design, Navigation, radar and communications systems, Management of technological process at an aviation enterprise. Students in this programme acquire skills in the technical operation of aircrafts and helicopters, technical operation of avionics systems, aerodynamics and flight dynamics, technical maintenance of the aviation equipment, constructions and systems of the aircrafts.
The graduates of this program are usually employed in different areas of the aviation industry as aircraft maintenance engineers at companies manufacturing aeronautics and aviation systems, engineers at repair facilities and in other areas.
|Study programme link||www.tsi.lv/en/content/bachelor-engineering-science-aviation-transport
Transport and Telecommunication Institute is the largest university-type accredited non-state technical higher educational establishment in Latvia. Main academic activities: higher education, training courses, vocational training.
Main research activities: optimization and modelling of transport systems, logistics, navigation satellite systems, air traffic control systems, telecommunication, transport telematics, applications of information technologies, business re-engineering.
The Transport and Telecommunication Institute carries out research and scientific projects. The Institute participates in the projects of the European Research Framework Programmes.
Population in the city of Riga: 637 971
Total number of students: 2886 (2018/19)
Number of International students: 661 (2018/19)
Number of academic staff: 60 (2018/19)