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Preparatory Courses

Tuition fee €1,500.00 per programme


The University of Latvia offers a preparatory semester with courses for international students who are seeking to upgrade their language and study skills before commencing bachelor degree studies at our University. Studying in preparatory courses will give opportunity to improve skills and knowledge to be enrolled in the chosen study programme.

Preparatory courses will be divided in three modules according to the study programmes.

Compulsory courses which will be for all preparatory semester students:

Academic English (B2) – 9 ECTS;
Latvian Language (A2) – 6 ECTS;
Elective modules:

Levelling Course in Mathematics (for study programmes: Computer Sciences, Chemistry) – 6 ECTS;
Levelling Course in Mathematics (social sciences) (for study programmes: Business Administration, International Economics and Diplomacy) – 3 ECTS.
In addition, students will be able to choose additional courses from the bachelor study programme in which they are interested in.

Together students should have five or six courses to attend and will receive 16 CP (24 ECTS).

Apply now! Fall semester 2017/18
Application deadline
Aug 30, 2017 23:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2017

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States