If you are interested in studying at LLU as an exchange student, begin to contact the international studies coordinator at your home university or department. To be admitted at LLU as an exchange student you must first be accepted as an exchange student at your home university.
First, your home university (International Office) has to nominate you for your exchange mobility to Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies.
A nomination includes the student’s name, surname and e-mail address, and it is to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadlines for nominations are:
Autumn semester: May 1st
Spring semester: November 1st
After your nomination, the International Cooperation Centre of Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies will contact you and send you the Application form. You shall fill in and get all the necessary signatures (confirmed by institutional and departmental coordinator). Additionally you will have to hand in a Health insurance certificate and a Language proficiency certificate.
Here you may find Study courses with description while filling in the application form.
Consider that you should have 80% of courses from one faculty and only 20% can be from others.
Please send all the documents in a scanned form to: email@example.com
Please note that your application for admission must be submitted by:
Autumn semester: June 1st
Spring semester: December 1st
The International office of Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies will send you a Letter of Acceptance by mail no later than two weeks after the deadline of the application. This Letter of Acceptance is the official document entitling you to study at Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies.
Enrolment at Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies takes place after your arrival, at the beginning of the semester. The enrolment date is given on the Letter of Acceptance sent to you by the International Cooperation Centre of Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies.
The following documents are needed for enrolment:
- Letter of Acceptance
- Passport or Identity Card
- Health insurance certificate
A good standard of English is required to become an exchange student at the Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies because teaching involves student participation, class discussion, project work and student presentation. It means that you must have a command of English equivalent minimum to the pass grade at B2 level (CEFR) (IELTS - score 6,0).