Tuition fee €3,100 per year
Application fee €141 one-time

The application fee consists of a 100 € registration fee and a 41 € payment for the recognition of education documents by the Academic Information centre of Latvia. The application fee is non-refundable.

Payment of the application fee and the diploma recognition fee should be paid only after the receipt of the invoice and must be paid BY the deadline of the invoice, if for any reason you have failed to pay the fees by the said deadline please contact the admission coordinator.
The application will be processed only after the payment receipt (the official receipt issued by the bank) has been uploaded in the Apply system, take note: in the event of any changes made in the application you are to resubmit the application to confirm and save the changes.

Deposit €500 one-time

A one-time payment for students coming from third countries outside the EU/EEA is to be paid in full together with the full-year tuition fee payable upon arrival. The deposit is intended for coverage of possible immigration expenses and paid back upon request after graduation.

More information

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Overview

The aim of the study program is to prepare highly qualified specialists who are able to compete in both the local and international labor market in various fields related to geoinformatics.
Tasks of the study program:

  • To provide an opportunity to acquire basic courses in theoretical and practical geoinformatics, as well as in geography and computer science,
  • To provide an opportunity to take in-depth courses in a relatively specialized direction of geography, geographical information systems or information technology,
  • Develop skills related to critical thinking, analysis and reasoning
  • To develop skills in designing geographic information infrastructure and publishing basic geospatial data,
  • To develop skills to conduct independent research in the chosen sub-branch of natural sciences and to summarize the results in a bachelor’s thesis and to obtain a professional bachelor’s degree in geoinformatics.

Career opportunities

There is a growing need for geoinformatics specialists who are able to quickly analyse geospatial information, link it with data collected from various industries. Geoinformation systems also have many different applications: agriculture, archaeology, environment and its protection, geology, health, land information systems, military, urban and rural development, transport, telecommunications, energy, water resources, natural and man-made disasters, oil and natural gas, banking and insurance, business geography, mobile mapping, etc. GIS and remote sensing are a suitable tool for resource management, especially for water, land, soil, vegetation, etc. Graduates can work in different state institutions as well as in private sector.

Apply now! Autumn semester 2022/23
Application deadline
27 Jun 2022 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Autumn semester 2022/23
Application deadline
27 Jun 2022 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States