Art Academy of Latvia Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7921 of 14,131 In the World
#1778 of 2,785 In Europe
#12 of 28 In Latvia
#8 of 21 In Riga

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* The Art Academy of Latvia is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or equivalent; Entrance examination
Academic CalendarOctober to May (October - January; February-May)

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Art Academy of Latvia.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No

Art Academy of Latvia alumni

  1. Sandra Kalniete

    Sandra Kalniete
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    1952-.. (age 72)

    Sandra Kalniete is a Latvian politician, author, diplomat and independence movement leader. She served as Foreign Minister of Latvia 2002–2004 and as European Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries in 2004. Since 2009, she has served as Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for the European People's Party.

  2. Džemma Skulme

    Džemma Skulme
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    1925-2019 (aged 94)

    Džemma Lija Skulme was a Latvian artist and modernist painter. Džemma Skulme's personality played a paramount role in Latvian art development and social life of Latvia in the second half of the 20th century.

  3. Anšlavs Eglītis

    Anšlavs Eglītis
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    1906-1993 (aged 87)

    Anšlavs Eglītis was a Latvian writer, journalist and painter who became a war refugee in 1944. He had a prolific career as a novelist, and his later work often examined aspects of exile life.

  4. Kārlis Padegs

    Kārlis Padegs
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    1911-1940 (aged 29)

    Kārlis Padegs was a Latvian artist. He studied under Latvian painter Vilhelms Purvītis at the Latvia Art Academy. His best-known work is Madonna with Machine Gun, which belongs to the Latvian National Museum of Art in Riga.

All 11 notable alumni

Art Academy of Latvia faculties and divisions

Faculty : Audio-visual Media Communication Arts, Display and Stage Design
Faculty : Design Architectural and Environmental Design, Design
Faculty : History and Theory of Art Art History, Arts and Humanities, Restoration of Works of Art
Faculty : Visual Arts (2D) Graphic Design, Painting and Drawing, Textile Design, Visual Arts
Faculty : Visual Plastic Arts (3D) Ceramic Art, Fashion Design, Glass Art, Sculpture, Visual Arts

General information

Alternative names LMA
Latvijas Makslas akademija
Founded 1919
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Science (Izglītības un Zinātnes Ministrija)

Location and contacts

Address Kalpaka boulevard 13
Riga, LV-1050
City population 606,000

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