The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.
Applied arts are essential to making pleasing designs in all areas of life. Without them, the world would be incredibly boring. A Master in Applied Arts gives you a deeper understanding of the use of art in these practical fields.
Latvia has both fee-paying and state-financed higher education. The country has two kinds of higher education courses. These include the academic and professional programs. There are three levels of academic higher education – bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral studies. The climate in the country favors various winter sports and recreation activities such as ice skating, skiing and ice hockey. International students prefer studying in Latvia due to its social life, arts and cultural institutions. The country’s culture is easy to adopt to.
Master's study program NEW MEDIA ART is multi-disciplinary, dynamic, real practice led, research-based, oriented towards cooperation and communication. Two pathways are o
New Media Art joint study program with RISEBA University* (Riga)
2 years, ACADEMIC MASTER Degree of Humanities, in the sub-sector – new media art
*1st study year academic courses will be held in Riga
Study programme director: Dr.sc.soc., Asoc.prof. Rasa Šmite
Fee per year: 3000 EUR
Creative compilation of recent works (video, photo, design or similar)
Application for the topic of Master thesis
Bachelor degree of Humanitarian sciences or Professional higher education in Humanitarian, Social, Art or Educational sciences
About the programme
Master's study program NEW MEDIA ART is multi-disciplinary, dynamic, real practice led, research-based, oriented towards cooperation and communication. Two pathways are offered: - ACOUSTIC ARTS / DIGITAL MUSIC - DIGITAL NETWORKED MEDIA...
Master's Degree in Transport and Logistics.
Awarded academic degree: Master of Social Sciences in Transport and Logistics
Study languages: English, Latvian.
Mode, duration, semesters:
full-time,1,5 study years (3 terms) Courses available during day or evenings
part-time,2 study years (4 terms) Courses available during Saturdays or by Module schedule (approximately 1 time per month, Friday 6:00-21:30, Saturday 10:30-17:00, Sunday 10:30-15:30
Accreditation: Pursuant to amendments to the Law on Institutions of Higher Education proclaimed on 4 July 2018, the programme implemented in the study direction "Transportation Services" "Master of Social Sciences in Transport and Logistics" has been accredited until 31 December 2023...
Master of Engineering Science in Management of Information Systems
Awarded academic degree: master of Engineering Science in Management of Information Systems
About the Programme
Master's degree programme in Management Information Systems (MIS) cover both business and technology skills and is targeted on preparation of world-class specialists with deep knowledge in modern information and communication technology and utilization of technology in various contexts.Obtained knowledge and skills allows you to become a valuable link between developers of technology and users (community and business). The programme focuses on management of information systems, aspects of change management and use of technology During classes students are having lectures, practical assignments and case studies provided and supervised by best local and international professors and specialists. Joining the programme today allows you to get international experience provided by invited professors from University of Deusto (Spain), Tokyo University of Electro-Communications (Japan), University of Thessaly (Greece), etc. Upon successful completion of the study programme, you will be able to identify business problems, provide solutions on modern information and communication technologies base, manage and evaluate IT projects....
Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy (RTTEMA)
Ability to analyze regularities in the interpretations of different styles of musical works; objectively assess music science and composer's creative heritage; conduct sc
Degree acquired: Professional Master's degree in pedagogy of music
The length of the studies
The length of full-time studies: 1 year and 5 months or 3 semesters
The length of part-time studies: 2 years or 4 semesters
Conduct of the studies
study year - October (Introductory lecture, exercises etc.), January, June, July;
study year October, January (defense of the Master paper).
Requirements for beginning the study programme: higher professional or professional bachelor's education and/or qualification of a teacher in various subjects connected to music.
Requirements for acquiring the qualification:
academic courses that provide the newest advances in theory and practice of the field;
research and innovation study courses;
development and defense of the master paper.
This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, work in companies where the e-comme
This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, work in companies where the e-commerce technology system (ETS) implemented or will be established or who are engaged in the development of the ETS. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship.
Qualification awarded: Academic Master in Information Technology.
Admission requirements for studies (3 semesters)
Professional or academic bachelor’s degree or 2nd level professional higher education (length of studies at least 4 years (240 ECTS) including professional practice at least 30 ECTS or Length of service at least 1 year (Recognized according to Republic of Latvia Cabinet regulations No.36 of 10.01.2012.) in electronic commerce/ computer sciences/ information technologies/ economics/ management science/ related 2nd level professional higher education including at least 90 ECTS of standards of electronic commerce....
The program developing the competencies to analysis, design and build sophisticated business information systems and use state-of-the-art methodologies, tools, hardware,
Master Study Program “Computer systems”
The program developing the competencies to analysis, design and build sophisticated business information systems and use state-of-the-art methodologies, tools, hardware, and software. The program provides the opportunity to integrate classroom learning and real business projects.
Graduates have found employment as I.T. Consultants, Business/Systems Analysts, Programmer/Analysts, Technical Support and as Researchers.
Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. The language of instruction is English....
The aim of the study program is to provide students with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills of management psychology necessary for human resource managem
Business Psychology and Human Resource Management in Entrepreneur
DEGREE: Professional Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA)
QUALIFICATION: Company Manager
STUDY DURATION: 1,5 or 2 years in full-time studies, 1,6 or 2,1 years in part-time studies
STUDY LANGUAGE: Latvian or English
INTERNSHIP: In leading companies of the industry
Advantages of the Programme
Flexible training process;
Experience-based knowledge transfer;
Lecturers-Experts of the Industry
Daina Skušvovnika - Dr. psychology, associate professor, Turiba University;
Silva Jeromanova Maura – Head of the Ltd. "Silja";
Ilze Černova – The manager selection specialist at "WorkingDay Latvia".
The Master's program was created in 2007 by four universities. Coordinating university: National University of Distance Education (Madrid, Spain). Participating universit
The Master's program was created in 2007 by four universities. Coordinating university: National University of Distance Education (Madrid, Spain). Participating universities: Charles University in Prague (Prague, Czech Republic), University of Latvia (Riga, Latvia), and Ludwigsburg University of Education (Reutlingen, Germany). The program is students’ workplace orientated. Therefore, the target audience is applicants from Latvia, the European Union, and countries worldwide with bachelor's degree in Social, Human and Natural sciences.The students’ communication languages are English and Spanish. Knowledge of other languages is welcomed and integrated. Studies are implemented in the e-learning environment, as well as in presence meetings (for students registered at the University of Latvia who cannot come to and stay in Latvia, studies are provided online).The studies provide the following opportunities:...
Master degree program in Education Sciences offers students possibilities to widen and deepen knowledge in philosophy of education, sociology, psychology, comparative res
Part time Master Programs in Latvia 2019/2020.
Master degree program in Education Sciences offers students possibilities to widen and deepen knowledge in philosophy of education, sociology, psychology, comparative research, research methodology, adult education, multicultural education, in human behavior and education.
The program is based on student-centered approach, which focuses on students’ learning process, development of their responsibility for results in learning and research. It gives students the possibility to develop individual skills to carry out research, to summarize, to analyze, to evaluate research results as well as to present them during the defense of Master Thesis. During studies students obtain skills to work with information, to analyze and evaluate it, to form a personal view and to express it....