Ventspils University College

Ventspils University College

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Ventspils University College was founded in 1997. It is a self-governing state university college and scientific institution and its basic activity is to carry out scientific research and to implement academic and professional study programmes. University is offering possibility to practise or create your own business in the Ventspils Business Incubator. University is located in Latvia (EU) - next to the Baltic Sea.


All students can stay at university dormitory and take different sport activities (without charge) as swimming, volleyball, football, basketball, skating etc. University and dormitory has free WiFi connection and access to scientific data bases into library of university.

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Accommodation ( ): 41 Euro per month ( 2 students in room)

Academic bachelor study programme "Languages and Intercultural Communication"(3 years) 1500 Euro per year.

Professional bachelor study programme "Translation studies English – Russian – German/French" (Knowledge of Russian required) (4 years) 2200 Euro per year.

Average living expenses per 280 Euro per month.


1. The candidate has to fill the application form
2. The candidate has to send by post to address:
(Ventspils University College, Liene Liepina, Inzenieru street 101, Ventspils, LV 3601, Latvia) till 01.06.2013. For students from European Union application till 01.07.2013.

  • Appropriately completed and signed application form (after submitting you will receive announcement, after that you need to click on Edit your responses and there will be possible to print out and sign your application form)
  • Copy of the apostilled secondary education document
  • IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge English language certificate*
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of passport
  • One photo 3cm x4 cm
  • Remittance order certifying payment of application fee EUR 50 that is nonrefundable (VUC account: Ventspils University College, Inzenieru st. 101, Ventspils LV3601, Registration No.90000362426, Bank name: Valsts kase, SWIFT code: TRELLV22, Account No. LV23TREL9150140000000)

* If the candidate does not have IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge English language certificate, it is possible to pass free of charge online English language test (the instructions will be given after registration fee payment has been done and application documents have been received)

All International students are required to have an internationally recognized English proficiency qualification (IELTS 6.0 and over; TOEFL (PBT) 500, TOEFL (IBT) 70 or university test 60% and over) and diploma of secondary education.