Latvia is the sovereign state in the Baltic region of northern Europe. It is referred to as one of the Baltic States. It is bordered by Estonia in the northern, Lithuania in the southern, and Russia in the east and Belarus to the southern. The Baltic Sea with the gulf of Riga is the indivisible sights and has always been admired by the visitors and the inhabitants. It’s considered as one of the greenest countries and about 40% of it is surrounded by forest. Latvia has more than 3000 lake and about 12000 rivers and four seasons which are of equal lengths. The average temperature in winters remains -60C with bright sunshine and short days. Summer starts in June and lasts until August.
Education system in Latvia
The Latvian education system consists of secondary and higher education. It provides 9 years basic education and 3 years secondary education. There are such institutes also that offer both academic and professional education.
Why to study in Latvia:
Latvian education acts as a springboard for a student’s bright career and equips students with adequate education. Latvian education is considered world’s most preferred education which is accepted globally. Students from almost all over the places come here for education and building their career. Latvia remarks itself as a wonderful country in terms of education due to the following reasons:
- Bachelor / master and doctorate degrees are provided in English language which is accepted worldwide.
- Government approved universities
- Exchange semester or internship abroad
- Hostel facilities
- Moderate living expenses(400$/month)
- Abundance of leisure activities and sports
- Ordinary tuition fee
The applicant must provide the documents of 12th class with 60% at least or must provide the certificates of polytechnic diploma of 3 years with 60% marks.
The applicant must have completed the bachelor’s degree 60% in related field.
- Bachelor of arts or bachelor of general science
Is not acceptable
- The candidate’s study must be UGC recognized
- Some courses require work experience
The candidate must have completed bachelors and masters degree (of 5 years) with detailed research proposal
- Application Form
- Curriculum vitae
- Copy of secondary education certificates and transcript
- Invitation letter by the university
- TT receipt of tuition fee
- IELTS test score
- Bank statement and amount of Rs 5-7 lakhs(8000-10000Euro)
- Covering letter (SOP)
Visa processing duration:
According to the immigration laws of Latvia the maximum time consumed in visa processing is 15 days after the submission of visa application. More time can be taken in case there is requirement of information regarding long term visa. The decision will be taken in 60 days.
Once the student has completed his studies he has full arena of the world to look for job opportunities in the countries like Germany, Denmark, Sweden, France, Norway, UK, Ireland and other non-European countries.
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Sunland education and immigration consultants
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