Jazepa Vitola Latvian Academy of Music Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#8684 of 14,131 In the World
#2070 of 2,785 In Europe
#20 of 28 In Latvia
#14 of 21 In Riga

Quick Review

Enrollment
750
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.jvlma.lv
Languages
Latvian
Acceptance rate
78%*

* The Jazepa Vitola Latvian Academy of Music is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes 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 leaving certificate; Admission examination
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment750
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio3:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $6,250$6,250
International students $8,750$8,750

The Jazepa Vitola Latvian Academy of Music has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Maģistrs Dance, Music
Doktora Musicology

Jazepa Vitola Latvian Academy of Music alumni

  1. Elīna Garanča

    Elīna Garanča
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    opera singer
    Biography

    Elīna Garanča is a Latvian mezzo-soprano. She began to study singing in her hometown of Riga in 1996 and continued her studies in Vienna and in the United States. By 1999 she had won first place in a significant competition in Finland and had begun a career in Europe. Worldwide engagements followed her 2003 Salzburg Festival appearances.

  2. Gidon Kremer

    Gidon Kremer
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    conductorviolinist
    Biography

    Gidon Kremer is a Latvian classical violinist, artistic director, and founder of Kremerata Baltica.

  3. Raimonds Pauls

    Raimonds Pauls
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    Years
    1936-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Ojārs Raimonds Pauls is a Latvian composer and piano player who is well known in Latvia, Russia, post-Soviet countries and worldwide. He was the Minister of Culture of Latvia from 1988 to 1993.

  4. Ivars Kalniņš

    Ivars Kalniņš
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in the Jazepa Vitola Latvian Academy of Music
    Studied in 1974
    Occupations
    politicianactor
    Biography

    Ivars Edmunds Kalniņš is a Latvian film and television actor. He graduated in 1974 from the Jāzeps Vītols Theatre Department of the Latvian Conservatory. He had already started acting however in 1972 at the Artistic Academic Theatre of J. Rainis. Kalniņš has performed in both Latvian language and Russian language films and television shows.

General info

Alternative names JVLMA
Jazepa Vitola Latvijas Muzikas akademija
Founded 1920
Accreditation Latvijas Republikas Izglitibas un zinatnes ministrija
Academic structure Piano Department
Chamber Ensemble and Accompaniment Department
Department of Strings
Department of Wind, Brass and Percussions
Department of Conducting
Department of Vocal Music
Opera Department
Department of Music Education
Composition Department
Musicology Department
Department of Early Music
Department of Jazz Music
Department of Choreography
Affiliations and memberships Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC)
Association of Baltic Academies of Music (ABAM)
European League of Institutes of the Arts (ELIA)

Location and Contacts

Address Kr. Barona iela 1
Riga, Riga, 1050
Latvia
City population 615,000
Phone +371 67228684
Fax +371 67820271

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