Ventspils Augstskola

country rank  15
world rank  7226

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University Overview

Founded in 1997, Ventspils Augstskola (Ventspils University College) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized town of Ventspils (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Kurzeme. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Latvijas Republikas Izglitibas un zinatnes ministrija (Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia), Ventspils Augstskola (VeA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Ventspils Augstskola (VeA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 22 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Ventspils University College
Acronym VeA
Founded 1997
Motto Stude VeA un esi soli priekša!
Study at VeA and be one step ahead!

University Location

Address Inženieru iela 101
Ventspils (population range: 10,000-49,999)
3601 Kurzeme
T +371 636 28303
F +371 636 29660

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Inzenieru iela 101
Ventspils 3601
+371 636 28303

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 500-999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Ventspils Augstskola's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Latvijas Republikas Izglitibas un zinatnes ministrija

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019