Turiba University

Riga, Latvia
Turiba University (Latvian: Biznesa augstskola Turiba) is a business school in Latvia. It was founded in 1993.

About

Education

Higher education is an integral base in the creation of the successful career. It opens doors for growth, development and success. In Turiba University knowledge goes hand in hand with practical skills Ė it is a combination, which is highly appreciated by employers not only in Latvia, but also in the world.

Turiba University offers:

  • Professional Bachelorís Study Programmes
  • Professional Masterís Study Programmes
  • Doctoral Study Programmes
  • Studies Abroad
  • Full Time Studies In English
  • Summer School

Research

Applied research developed in partnership with the industry experts and students would be useful for every employer following the sectoral trends and planning the future development of the enterprise.

The research is performed in four areas of scientific activity. A major part of the research projects are carried out in the area of business administration, as well as in the priority area to the Latvian state the tourism business.

Career

Professional orientation of Turiba University which allows students to gain work experience already during studies in each year of studies by offering wide apprenticeship opportunities serves a basis of the high employment rate.

Already during studies it is possible to acquire real skills and experience necessary for the work. Studies are not based just on the academic materials and theoretical tasks; thereby students are more competitive at the labour market.

Employers approve practical experience, therefore when recruiting young people, preferences are given to those young people who have gained experience with an employer in their chosen field.

PhD Programmes

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at Turiba University!

Services

Housing services

There is a youth hostel in the campus of Turiba University which offers accommodation both for permanent and short visits.

There are 189 facilitated rooms in the youth hostel. The total number of seats exceeds 700. Shared shower premises and toilets are landscaped, and there are two kitchens in the each of hotelís floors.

Library services

Turiba University offers to use a new computerized modern access library with literature issue and electronic registration of receipt, and electronic catalogue of books and periodicals, as well.

The mission of the library is providing studies, after-diploma training and scientific work with the latest textbooks and scientific literature according to study programmes and research directions.

ICT services

Internet resources in the library.

Student Life

Sports facilities

  • Basketball Club Turiba
  • Volleyball
  • Cheerleader Team

Student clubs

Students' Council is a non-profit organization which runs in order improve the daily life of students in the University. Every single student is invited to participate in the Council as becoming a member of it, as well as, to realize student projects, organize student events and gain wide range of qualities for the further professional career.

Accreditation

Accreditated by Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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