Erasmus+ is the EU programme for education, training, youth and sport for 2014-2020.The Erasmus+ programme aims to boost skills and employability, as well as modernising Education, Training, and Youth work. The seven year programme will have a budget of €14.7 billion; a 40% increase compared to current spending levels, reflecting the EU's commitment to investing in these areas.
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The EU support programme for education, training, youth and sport, Erasmus+, is jointly managed in Latvia by the State Education Development Agency VIAA and the Agency of International Programmes for Youth.
Jaunatnes starptautisko programmu aģentūra sniedz jauniešiem iespējas rakstīt projektus, izplata jauniešiem interesantu un noderīgu informāciju par viņu iespējām Eiropā, veicina pieredzes apmaiņu un nodrošina konsultācijas par projektu rakstīšanu.
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Citizens from countries which have signed a bilateral agreement with Latvia or offer scholarships for Latvian students can apply for Latvian Government Scholarships (see the link for Signed Agreements).
Scholarships for bachelor`s and master`s studies are granted for a time period up to 10 months (for PhD-students – up to 11 months).
In general, the academic year in Latvia lasts from September 1 to June 30.
Tuition language at Latvian higher education institutions is Latvian, but there are a lot of study programmes offered in English (please visit the website: www.studyinlatvia.lv for more information).
For information on application procedures, deadlines and financial provisions, please see the link below.
The State Education Development Agency (VIAA) implements national policy for Latvia in education, science and research, as well as career guidance, through the administration of European Union Structural Funds, the Erasmus+ programme, foreign scholarships and cooperation programmes, finanical instruments and grant schemes of countries within the European Economic Area, providing consultations and a wide range of information on development opportunities within the education sector in Latvia and Europe. E-mail: info[at]viaa.gov.lv; phone: +371 67814322; fax: +371 67814344; address: Vaļņu iela 1, Riga LV-1050, Latvia.