MARITIME TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT • Marine Transport – Navigation
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GENERAL INFORMATION Name of the institution : LATVIAN MARITIME ACADEMY ERASMUS Code LV RIGA12 Address : Flotes str. 5B Post code, City Riga LV 1016, Latvia Web Site: www.latja.lv Contact persons Nora Argale “ERASMUS” Erasmus coordinator - Address : Flotes str. 5B - Post code, City Riga LV 1016, Latvia - E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org - Tel. : +371 67161125 - Fax : +371 67830138 Type institution : State funded Higher Education Institution Association : Size of institution (number of 850 students) : MARITIME TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT: Course Programmes : • Marine Transport – Navigation study program, Diploma Faculties/departements of Professional BSc in Marine Transport; • Port and Shipping Management study program, Diploma of Professional BSc in Management and Administration; • Marine Transport and Operations, professional Masters’ study program MARINE ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT: • Marine Engineering study program, Diploma of Professional BSc in Marine Engineering; • Marine Electrical Automation study program, Diploma of Professional BSc in Marine Electronic Engineering; Degrees (Graduate, Bachelor; Master Postgraduate, PhD) Student services (sociale service, The LMA campus covers an area of about 7 ha. There accommodation, restaurants, are numerous buildings on campus including the Tuition Block, associations , …) the Study Centre with modern premises and a computerized library, mechanical and welding workshops, as well as accommodation for LMA students, staff and guests. Academic calendar : Fall semester: 1st September – 24th December Spring semester: 20th January – 22nd June View of the institution on internationalisation and mobility in particular Applications from students resident outside Latvia are warmly welcomed. Under the Lifelong Learning program Erasmus LMA provides incoming and outgoing mobility within the EU. There are plans to offer tuition to groups of non-EU students. Individual training programs are offered for post-graduate students. Institutional support measures for teachers/students mobility in LMA are the following: • LMA offers courses in English for incoming students in accordance with the Learning Agreement; • LMA programmes of study comply with the Bologna process and European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) • LMA offers campus accommodation for students • LMA provides support for obtaining visas for incoming non-EU students and teachers.