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Tuition fee €1,500.00 per year
Application fee €141.00 one-time

The application fee consists of a 100 € registration fee and a 41 € payment for education documents recognition from the Academic Information centre of Latvia.

Application fee is non-refundable and must be transferred to the UL bank account. Bank account details available here:

Deposit €500.00 one-time
Accreditation Study programme is accredited (to be revised in 2019)
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This programme is based on studies of natural sciences, biology, medicine and basic principles of primary eye care service. Bachelor programme is the first step in professional optometrist education scheme in Latvia. The program offers extensive profile studies of natural sciences including organic chemistry, biology, calculus, physics for natural sciences, optics, basics of human anatomy, general physiology, ophthalmic optics, microbiology, biochemistry, anatomy and physiology of the eye, physiology of vision, optometric instruments, refractive defects, binocular vision and other.
The topic of the Bachelor thesis should be carefully chosen; supervisor’s assistance for further research. Students will be able to continue education in Master degree programme.
The part-time programme covers 4 academic years.

Career opportunities

This programme prepares competitive graduates for Latvian and European labor markets.

Apply now! Autumn semester 2018/19
Application deadline
May 15, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Sep 2, 2018
Apply now! Spring semester 2018/19
Application start
Sep 13, 2018
Application deadline
Sep 13, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Feb 5, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States