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Learning Opportunity: Nursing - Professional bachelor studies

Nursing - Professional bachelor studies

Course Information

Programme goals: The aim of the professional programme is to prepare qualified specialists in the field of nursing who are able to organise, coordinate and manage the care of patients at all health care levels.

Main objectives of the Study Programme:
- Prepare students for practical work in the field of health care and help them master the basic medical subjects as well as nursing.
- Provide students with knowledge that would allow them to successfully pass the State Examination, which also includes the presentation of a Bachelor’s Thesis in addition to the State Integrated Examination.
- Provide students with the knowledge that would allow them to continue their studies in the Master's degree programme.

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Duration Information: 

4 years (8 semesters)

Access requirements: 

Minimum age - 18. Maximum age is not limited. All international applicants are expected to have completed their upper secondary education including 2 semesters of Biology and must be eligible for higher education studies in their home country.
Certificate of the English language proficiency is required.


5000 EUR per year (2019/20)


ECTS 240

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Rīga Stradiņš University
Provider Contact Info: 

Dzirciema iela 16, Riga, LV-1007, Latvia
+371 67409261; +371 67409212

Qualifications Awarded

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Qualification Awarded:
BSc degree in Nursing