Community - Education
The number of higher education study programmes available in
(teachers, social workers, philologists, designers, sociologists, business managers, computer specialists, tourism managers), Liepaja University
- Liepaja Branch of Riga Technical University (accountants, business managers, specialists in marketing, sales, insurance, human resources; bachelors of economics, mechanics, construction and building, energetics and electrotechnics, electronics, computer controlled electrotechnics, computer studies, masters of quality control, business and management),
- Liepaja Branch of Baltic Russian Institute (law, business management and administration),
Branch of Liepaja Teacher Training and Riga (commerce and company management, office management, psychology), Educational Management Academy Branch of Liepaja (law), Law College Branch of Liepaja (law, finance and accounting, hotel management). Schoolof Business Administration Turiba
Vocational education programmes are available in Vocational School No. 31 (professions in the sphere of construction) and Vocational School No. 48 (dressmakers, designers, cooks, sails persons, hotel staff, housekeepers). Other vocational and professional education programmes are offered by Maritime College (sea ship navigators, ship mechanics, stevedores), School of Medicine (nurses, assistant medical staff), Art College, Music College, Liepaja Branch of Riga Technical University (accounting, finance, economics, industry, transport), Liepaja Pedagogy Academy (pedagogy programmes, professional programmes in computer studies, tourism, advertising design, bibliography, company management).
Secondary education programmes are available in 11 secondary schools. All secondary schools offer 2 – 4 education programmes. The recent years have shown a tendency of increase in the number of pupils in the 10th grade. Every year around 80% of secondary school graduates continue their education in colleges.
Interest education for children and youth is available in 8 municipal institutions: Children and Youth Centre, Youth Centre, Centre for Young Technicians, Art and Creation Centre VADUGUNS,
Ūliha iela 36, Liepāja
phone +371 6 34 24534
fax +371 6 34 89170
Head Ludmila MOLČANOVA