Isma University


At present, ISMA offers Latvian and foreign students to study at all levels: first level professional higher education, Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral study programmes. Therefore, ISMA provides its students with an opportunity to receive the education which meets their future plans, is labour market-oriented and ensures the development of creative and leadership skills.

We successfully ensure continuing development, which nowadays is an advantage on the Latvian and European labour markets while offering competitive education, which combines both theory and practice.

ISMA offers students modern and renovated study facilities, library, advanced technical support of studies, free parking place, as well as opportunities to enjoy meals in the cafe and relax in the park on campus. After the first year of studies, ISMA students can participate in student mobility programmes and continue studies in prestigious foreign universities.

Offering various professional development programmes and courses ISMA is a reliable cooperation partner for everyone who is determined to build a future career, obtain new knowledge and raise professional qualification.

ISMA students are provided with an opportunity to make their dreams come true by obtaining the required knowledge in the five directions, which are accredited by the Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Latvia.

Diploma Programs (2 Years)

Real Estate Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship in the Restaurant Business

Finance and Banking


Applied Information Technology

Undergraduates Programs

3000 € per year – Business Administration

3000 € per year – Business Administration in tourism

3000 € per year – Information systems

Masters Programs

3300 € per year – Master’s in Business Administration

3300 € per year – Master’s in Computer Systems

PhD Programs

3600 € per year – Business Administration

Documents required for admission

Reception of documents, entrance procedure and admission are performed by ISMA Admission board. Admission of foreign students is made based on their personal applications for studies at ISMA.

Documents required for admission of foreign nationals in ISMA:


Standard application form

Passport copy

Foreign passport

2 photographs (3×4 size)

A copy of the full secondary education with grades


Standard application form

Passport copy

2 photographs (3×4 size)

Description of education and professional activities

Application for the theme of promotional thesis providing the rationale for choosing the research topic and research program.

A copy of the bachelor’s degree and diploma supplement with grades (if any)

A copy of the professional diploma and diploma supplement with grades (if any)

A copy of the master diploma and diploma supplement with grades (if any)

Copy of a document proving work experience in the field of entrepreneurship (submit the original);

Registration Fee

Depending on the country of origin of the applicant, or the current country of residence of an international student, the applicant may be required to pay a registration fee of 300 EUR.


The university is dedicated to provide a most attractive variety of housing facilities for foreign students.

Hostel Costs

Regular student residence – 160 EUR per person

Prima hostel – 100 EUR in triple room per person

                      130 EUR – 150 EUR in double room per person

                      270 EUR in single room per person