|Type of study programme||Bachelor degree|
|Degree||Bachelor of social sciences in management science|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2020|
|Duration||3 years (full-time)|
|Credit points||120 (ECTS: 180)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||International students join the group of local students who study in English.|
|Fees||1700 EUR per year (for applicants who are European Union citizens and/or have acquired their secondary education in the countries of the European Union); 2100 EUR per year (for other countries citizens) (2020/21)|
|Study programme description||Aim of the programme
To train skilled management specialists for work in private companies and state or local government companies and institutions in Latvia and abroad. Graduates’ knowledge and skills must be in line with the world standard of the first academic degree in management (Business Administration).
Tasks of the programme
To provide students with theoretical knowledge, practical skills and understanding of main principles of economics, entrepreneurship and management, understanding about internal and external environment of the company, knowledge about functions of entrepreneurship as well as skills on how to analyze and assess external environment of the company in general and specific economic and legal features related to the company, ability and skills to plan and organize work of the enterprise using state of art methods and means.
Curriculum of the programme and teaching methods ensure that students after graduation are able to join different businesses in Latvia and abroad as well as to continue their studies in different Master level programmes both in HEI in Latvia and abroad.
Main courses offered include:
Financial Accounting, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Marketing, Strategic Management, Organisational Behaviour, Information and Business Processes.
Studies are organised in the form of lectures, seminars, case studies, group discussions, company visits, guest lectures.
|Study programme link||venta.lv/en/program/management-studies/
Ventspils University of Applied Sciences is an accredited state higher school founded in 1997 due to the support and initiative of the local authority in Ventspils. Ventspils University of Applied Sciences offers both academic and professional studies in Business Administration, Electronics, Information Technologies and Interpreting/Translation.
The principal goal of Ventspils University of Applied Sciences is to continue the improvement and development of public administration and economic activities based on the modern principles and methods – in Kurzeme Region (one of the regions in the West of Latvia), and thus it is planned to attract the competitive youth both from Kurzeme Region and Latvia, and from abroad as well.
Population in the city of Ventspils: 34 855
Total number of students: 794 (2018/19)
Number of International students: 39 (2018/19)
Number of academic staff: 72 (2018/19)