It involves opportunity for teaching staff to share experiences, and provide students the chance to spend part of their study time in another country university within European Union and gaining internship experience in a foreign company.
Erasmus program involves all 27 EU Member States, 3 European Economic Area countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway), as well as Switzerland and Turkey.
The Programme fosters not only learning and understanding the host country, but also a sense of community among students from different countries. The Erasmus experience is considered both a time for learning as well as a chance to socialize.
Read more about the programme at Academic Programme Agency website: http://www.viaa.gov.lv/eng/
All full time first and second year undergraduate programme students may apply to conduct the exchange studies during their second or third year of studies. Also full time first year master programme and doctoral studies students may apply for Erasmus exchange programme.
Application period each year is till 18th of March. To fill out application form click here.
RISEBA provide students with a unique opportunity to apply for Double degree studies. It mean that just by studying one year abroad you can receive two degrees instead of one- from RISEBA and from a partner institution.