Bachelor

Professional Bachelor’s Degree Study Programmes

  1. Business Administration
  2. Business Administration in Tourism
  3. Information systems
The key person of business is modern manager − expert in management, economics, law and technological processes organization, information technologies, personal management, finances etc.
  • Duration of studies: 4 years, Part Time − 4,5 years
  • Awarded Degree: Professional Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration
  • Qualification: Business Administrator

Specializations:

The study programme is carried out students to analyze, plan, organize, control business and to motivate personnel’s work at an enterprise.

The Study Program curriculum and its separate study courses provide the goals and tasks of experts’ training.

Jevgenija Dehtjare

Program director:
Dr.oec. Jevgenija Dehtjare
jevgenija.dehtjare@isma.lv

Duration of studies: 4 years; Part Time − 4,5 years
Awarded Degree: Professional Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration
Qualification: Business Administration in Tourism

    Which position can I obtain after finishing my studies?
  • You can become a manager of a tourism agency operating both with incoming and outgoing tourists flows
  • You can lead tourism operating business in Latvia and abroad
  • You can manage business of travelers transportation
  • You can become a hotelier
  • You will be able to maintain own restaurant business
  • You can organize excursion trips
  • You can plan events
  • You can lead marketing and sales department

Why it’s worth to choose this study program?
When we choose our future profession we want to be sure that the obtained education will allow us to ensure ourselves and our family with funding, that we`ll be able to take decisions independently, and to travel a lot to the destinations we like. However it’s not a secret that we live in tough times so it is especially important to choose the right profession which will never let you down.

    The modern tourism – what it is about?
  • Despite the complicated economic conditions, worldwide arrivals annually grow per 3-5%;
  • Income of tourism services forms 9% of total world gross domestic product;
  • Every 11th person in the world is related with tourism industry;
  • Every year tourists spend 1.3 trillion $ worldwide.
    Tourism perspectives in Latvia:
  • Indicators of hotel occupancy and arrivals in Latvia are one of the highest in Europe;
  • Amount of tourism arrivals in Latvia grows annually per 10-15 %.

The conclusion is following: tourism was, is and will always be remaining as one of the most perspectives and fast developing types of a business. People will always travel and need to be advised of a route, type of transportation and attractions nearby. There always will be a demand on eating at restaurants, staying at hotels, organization of events and entertainment, SPA vacations. Tourism is an excellent, well profitable and attracting business which requires special knowledge and skills. We understand this very well here at ISMA and include into our study plans ability to gain the skills of hospitality reservation, flight booking and tour operating.

Our aim is to prepare our graduates to be able to find a job according to their specialization with ability to apply both to a domestic and abroad position. Our tutors have large practical experience of working in the tourism industry; they share their knowledge with ISMA students.

Every student has a right to apply for a paid internship at best European resorts (Spain, Greece, Bulgaria and others) as well as to spend 1 or 2 semesters on exchange at our partner universities abroad. We also offer internship places in Latvian tourism and hospitality companies (for those with Latvian state certificate of Latvian language knowledge). Many of our students are employed during the study process already.

    Both with study process we offer study courses with certificates issued, These additional courses will help you to feel more secure and competitive on the labor market:
  • Travel consultant
  • Travel organizer
  • Excursion guide
  • GDS “Amadeus”
  • Receptionist
  • Sales manager at a hotel
  • HOTSOFT hotel system
  • Bartender–waiter
  • Cook assistant

There are different tourism laboratories and touristic games held at ISMA, we offer also tourism club and own travel agency services.

Jurijs Šuņins




Program director:
Jurijs Šuņins, professor, Dr.Sc.Habil, PhD
shunin@isma.lv
Home page: http://www.lza.lv/scientists/SHUNIN.HTM



The main aim of the study programme is to prepare modern specialists − information system analysts, experts in programming, who could work in various fields of science and practice on the basis of comprehensive knowledge of information systems and technologies.

  • Duration of studies: 4 years; Part Time − 4,5 years
  • Awarded Degree: Professional Bachelor of Information Systems
  • Qualification: System Analyst
    Specializations:
  • Telecommunication Systems
  • Computer Systems Administration and Safety
  • Intellectual Education Systems
  • Applied Systems of Computer Modelling
  • Applied Electronics Computing Systems
  • Web Technologies
  • Computer Design and Media Technologies

A system analyst is able to design and develop competitive software products and to provide the required documentation and operational support.

The Study Program curriculum and its separate study courses provide the goals and tasks of experts’ training.

next
prev

Log in