INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

INTERNATIONALIZATION STRATEGY

The main objective of the EKA University of Applied Sciences (EKA) internationalisation is to enhance international competitiveness by promoting international mobility of students and academic staff, strengthening international cooperation and ensuring its sustainability, attracting foreign academic staff and supporting integration of foreign students in the EKA, thereby contributing to the international reputation of the EKA University of Applied Sciences and creating high quality multicultural education environment.


EKA internationalisation vision:

In 2020, the EKA University of Applied Sciences is internationally competitive and recognized, science and innovation-oriented university:

  • where internationally assessed and qualified employees are enlisted to scientific and academic work;
  • where the cultural environment is created, students and tutors are competitive on both local and foreign market;
  • where international scientific and creative activities regularly take place;
  • which cooperates actively with other universities, institutions and employers in Latvia and abroad in research and during study process.


EKA internationalization strategy 2018-2020 (EKAIS2020) was developed in 2017. The strategy has defined the EKA University of Applied Sciences internationalisation priorities:

  • international mobility of students and staff
  • international cooperation in the field of study, research and creative activities
  • the extension of the international dimension
  • international recognition


THE EKA UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES INTERNATIONALIZATION STRATEGY 2018-2020
 

INTERNATONAL ACADEMIC WEEK (IAW)

EKA University of Applied Sciences and Alberta College invite you to take part in the International Academic Week 2020 held on April 21-25, 2020!

International Academic Week is an academic event organized to encourage internationalization of the study process at the EKA University of Applied Sciences and Alberta College. It will be a great opportunity for students to improve their ability to acquire knowledge and to communicate in the international environment.

International Academic Week is aimed to promote the international collaboration between the EKA University of Applied Sciences, Alberta College and academic institutions from different countries. It is expected to be a great opportunity to establish partnership and find new friends in the academic environment.


We offer our guests to take part in several types of activities:

  • Guest lectures and seminars
  • Panel discussions
  • Social events


IAW 2020 programme


Our quests can apply for Erasmus+ programmes “Staff Mobility for Teaching” and “Staff Mobility for Training”. Please, contact our Erasmus+ coordinator to get more information erasmus@eka.edu.lv

Within the period of IAW2019 activities take the opportunity to participate in the International Scientific Conference “Emerging Trends in Economics, Culture and Humanities (etECH2020)” that will take place on April 22-24, 2020!

Looking forward to see you at EKA!


Contact information:

Jelena Titko Jelena.titko@eka.edu.lv +371 29192678


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STAFF TRAINING WEEK (STW)

EKA University of Applied Sciences and Alberta College invite you to take part in the STAFF TRAINING WEEK (STW2020) held on September 24-27, 2019!

Staff Training Week is an annual event organized to encourage internationalization of the study process at the EKA University of Applied Sciences and Alberta College, and to promote the international collaboration between institutions from different European countries. It is expected to be a great opportunity to establish partnership and find new friends in the academic environment.


We offer our guests to take part in several types of activities:

  • Seminars on digital interactive tools
  • Seminars and workshops on gamification of study process
  • R training workshop
  • Workshop on infographics for learning
  • Social activities


STW2019 programme


Target audience
of the Staff Training Week – Academic staff of HEI.

Deadline for application: September 15, 2019

Participation fee: 150 EUR

Registration: with the filled and signed application form (send to erasmus@eka.edu.lv)

Participants can apply for Erasmus+ programme “Staff Mobility for Training”. To get more information, please contact our Erasmus+ coordinator: Marina Tihomirova erasmus@eka.edu.lv


Application form


Looking forward to see you in Riga!

STW2019 coordinator:
Jeļena Titko, Vice-rector for science and international cooperation
e-mail: jelena.titko@eka.edu.lv
phone: (+371) 29192678.


STW ARCHIVE

SCHOLARSHIP RECEIVED

02.08.2019.

Student from Georgia got Latvian state scholarship for studies at EKA. . We are pleased to announce that with our active support student from Georgia - Teona Gerkenashvili - has granted with Latvian...

GRANTS FOR STUDENTS

01.08.2019.

Students from Kazakhstan received grants and a discounts for studies at EKA. In order to promote the positive image of EKA and Latvian education export  in Central Asian and Kazakhstan regions,...

28TH AUGUST WORKING HOURS

30.07.2019.

Attention! On 28th August the EKA University of Applied Sciences and admission office will be working till 2:00 p.m.. Sorry for the inconvenience!.

EKA IN U-MULTIRANK TOP

18.06.2019.

EKA achieved ranking top positions in U-Multirank rating among Latvian private higher education institutions. EKA has received recognition of U-Multirank and ranked in the top positions among Latvian...

VIDEO ABOUT EKA

14.05.2019.

Partners have made useful video about EKA. We always welcome guests, and recently our partners from Uzbekistan, Agency REALIZE.UZ visited our HEI. They’ve made a great clip about Riga and us:....

IAW 2019

17.04.2019.

International Academic Week 2019 (IAW 2019) activities. IAW agenda. IAW lectures programme. ETECH programme.  .

CONFERENCE IN MOROCCO

10.04.2019.

EKA Rector and Chair of Board took part at the international business conference in Morocco. EKA Rector asoc.prof. Oksana Lentjušenkova  and Chair of Board Anna Saltikova took part at the...

DIGLAB OFFICIALLY OPENED

11.04.2019.

digLAB will allow to test student-generated games and virtual reality projects. digLAB was officially opened on March 30, 2019 at the EKA University of Applied Sciences. The laboratory is designed for...

LECTURE BY D. KARATAYEV

22.03.2019.

Guest lecture "Management of entertainment industry". On April 27th, 2019 at 10:40 – 12:10 at EKA University of Applied Sciences (Lomonosova str. 1/5). Lecturer:. Didar Karatayev, senior lecturer,...

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