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Study in Latvia

OVERVIEW

Higher education in Latvia is split into two distinct sector, broadly separated by research and vocational Masters:

  • Academic programs – these Masters focus on developing research and knowledge
  • Professional higher education – these Masters focus on vocational subjects

Latvia is home to seven universities where you can study a graduate program, as well as several other institutions offering graduate programs.

Masters in Latvia will normally take two years to complete, with PhDs taking up to five years to finish. Courses tend to be taught in Latvian, so you may need to brush up on your language skills.

Additional Information about Latvia

Capital
Riga

Languages
Latvian

Official Currency
Euro

Climate
warm, dry summers and fairly severe winters