Liepāja University is the biggest higher education establishment in Kurzeme, it implements study programmes in six fields of studies out of the eight areas defined in Latvia.
Basic study profiles:
- Humanitarian Science and Art
- Natural Sciences, Mathematics and IT
- Social Sciences and Entrepreneurship
- Social Welfare
- Teacher Education and Pedagogy
Study work at LiepU is organised by:
Faculty of Humanities was established in the year 2000, by restructuring the existing Academy faculties. The beginnings of the Faculty should be sought in the Faculty of the Latvian Language and Literature, established in the LiepU foundation year.
Faculty of Educational Sciences was started in the year 2000 on the basis of the Preschool and Basic Education Faculty.
Faculty of Natural and Social Sciences is the newest from among LiepU faculties; it was established on the basis of the Department of Natural and Social Sciences in 2003 (it started its work as an independent structural unit in September 1999).
Higher level studies