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On September 22, Latvian Institute of International Affairs in cooperation with the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Institute of International Relations and Political Science - Vilnius University, and Baltic-American Freedom Foundation (BAFF) invites you to a public lecture by Dr. Daniel Hamilton "The State of Transatlantic Relations and the Possible Impact of US Presidential Elections".
Dr. Daniel Hamilton is an expert in fields of NATO, US-EU/TTIP agreement, US domestic setting for US foreign policy, US policy in Russia and Eastern Europe. Guests will be able to find answers to their questions related to those issues. Latvian Institute of International Affairs kindly invites you to attend the lecture that will take place on 22 September 2016 from 13:00-14:30 at the Stockholm School of Economics (Strēlnieku street 4A, Riga), Soros Auditorium.
Registration: www.sseriga.edu/hamilton
Read more about our guest here: https://www.sais-jhu.edu/daniel-hamilton or any additional information please contact :Ms. Sintija Broka
Latvian Institute of International affairs
Tel: 29231376





Baltic International Academy become a full Institutional Member of the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) - the worldwide organization representing social work education. Comprising member schools and individuals across all continents, it works for the excellence in social work education, research and scholarship across the globe, in pursuit of a more just and equitable world.




Dear students!
We are pleased to invite you to attend an international summer school “Georgian Manuscript”.
The international summer school will be held this summer in Tbilisi, Georgia. The event is organized by Korneli Kekelidze National Centre of Manuscripts (NCM). The school scheduled to start on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 and end on July Thursday 28, 2016.
The participants’ expenses regarding accommodation and food will be covered by the NCM. The travel costs are not covered and/or reimbursed, thus it is up on the selected candidates to purchase round trip flight, train, bus, etc. tickets.
Students and researchers can submit the completed application forms to the following address: summerschool@manuscript.ac.ge no later than Tuesday, 14 June, 2016.
Selected candidates will be notified of the selection results by Monday, 20 June, 2016.





BIA Translation and Interpreting Summer School (June 27 - July 1)
On behalf of the Organising Committee, we would like to invite students to participate in our BIA Translation and Interpreting Summer School (June 27 - July 1).

The course has been designed so that its contents cover different spheres of the translation demanded on our modern labour: audio-visual translation, technical translation, computer-assisted translation and conference interpreting. Additionally, we propose an insight into the most interesting and mysterious translation - literary translation.
Please find our programme attached.
To fill out the application form, please follow this link. We are looking forward to seeing you at our Translation and Interpreting Summer School.




We invite to the Baltic International Academy Design School
«Environmental Design», «Digital Visualization Design» and Ma «Design» program
qualification papers and diploma defense
digiviz complete2016_1
less is more = true design
01.21.2016. from. 14:00. to 16:45,
Central campus in Riga, Lomonosova Street 4, 212 aud.




THE VI INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AND PRACTICE CONFERENCE «CURRENT TRENDS AND TECHNOLOGIES IN DEVELOPMENT OF EDUCATION IN DESIGN WITHIN THE FRAMEWORKS OF THE BOLOGNA PROCESS» 22-23th January 2016 at Baltic International Academy, 4, Lomonosova str., Riga, Latvia




"Tair ABB"company demand you cooperation in accommodation of your high school students in 60 spacious and bright: single and double rooms with high comfort for competitive prices.
We are located in Riga, Raunas str. 44, 15 minutes distance from the center of the city, 5 minutes walking to Bikernieku forest park, 2 minutes walking to the sport stadium,1 min distance to the public transport stops.
Each room is equipped with TV, wireless internet, individual shower and WC, safe and hairdryer. For the convenience of our guests we provide the opportunity to use: sport gym, interactive rest room, shared kitchen, laundry room, coffee-house , hairdressing salon, parking for bikes and cars. GSM: +26182656




Take the chance and make this summer remarkable!
Are you looking for adventure this summer? Why not start with AIESEC volunteer internships! You will have a possibility to choose the most suitable project for you from more than 100 countries.
By volunteering you will have a chance to increase awareness of cultural diversity, have a possibility to give your contribution to society, meet new people with similar interests and above all gain new knowledge that would change your view of the world.
Make this summer the best you have ever had! Apply here: http://www.aiesec.lv
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBm7D0iFfWQ


ATTENTION!
Students who plan to have an ERASMUS Internship will take the English Language Exam at 3.30 p.m., April 27, 2015, in the BIA ECL Certification Centre (Lomonosova 4, Room 311).
Additional information: Alla Zhuchenko, mob.tel. 22490716.



Dear Lecturers and Students of Baltic International Academy and Baltic Psychology and Management University College,
We are glad to inform you that on 23rd to the 27th March, 2015 Baltic International Academy is holding INTERNATIONAL ERASMUS WEEK organized by Tourism and Hospitality Management Department.
You are kindly invited to join the events of the BIA IWEEK:
23rd March 11.00 - 12.30 - Welcoming event, L1 Room 207,
24th March 12.40 – 14.10 - Presentations and workshops, L1 Room 106.
On the 24th of March out guests will make presentations about their home universities for the students and lecturers. You will have a chance to ask questions or offer a discussion.
You will also have an opportunity to attend guest lectures
The working language of the IWEEK – English
For further information please contact the Organizing Committee l.bavrina@inbox.lv; ludmila.bavrina@bsa.edu.lv; phone: +371 26585834





IF YOU STUDY FOREIGN LANGUAGES, IF YOU NEED AN INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATE for Europass Language Passport, please apply to the Foreign Language and ECL Certification Centre at the Baltic International Academy.





Merhaba!
NGO Cultural Fount, restaurant network TurKebab and TurKafe invite you to the Turkish - Latvian culture night. You will have a chance to meet Turkish people who are living in Riga, Latvians who are living in Turkey, Turkish Erasmus students and also those who put the equality sign between LOVE and TURKEY. We are waiting for you! Come and join!
Details:
Date: 25th February, 2015
Time: 7 P.M.
Venue: TurKafe, Valnu street 26, Riga
The event will be held in English and an entrance is free.




INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITIONCOMPETITION «Art City»





ORIENTATION DAYS will take place at BALTIC INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY (BIA) and BALTIC PSYCHOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE (BPMUC) on 30.01.2015, 03.02.2015. WELCOME TO RIGA!




The 3rd International Students’ Seminar on Cross Cultural Communication
The 3rd International Students’ Seminar on Cross Cultural Communication took place in BIA on the 19th November, 2014. Students from different countries participated in the seminar, among them Latvia, Turkey, the Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan, Belarus and Ukraine.

       





If you study foreign languages, if you need an international certificate for europass language passport ;




Law Firm INLAT PLUS is looking for a specialist to work as a lawyer
Duties will include:
drafting and analysing documents (also in English);
holding negotiations with foreign clients;
participation in the court hearings.

Requirements:
Higher (also incomplete higher) education in law/economics;
Fluency in Latvian, Russian and English.

Personal qualities of the candidate:
Team-player with strong communication skills;
Diligence and accuracy;
Self-starter with a creative approach to client’s problem solving;

We offer:
Interesting and dynamic work in a successful law firm with a long-standing history in the very heart of Riga;
Professional growth opportunities;
Competitive salary;
Friendly and helpful staff.

Please send your CV and short motivation letter by electronic mail to ip@inlatplus.lv marked “Job offer - lawyer”. We thank all candidates in advance and ask to take notice that only successful applicants will be contacted for the next round.
More information on the work specifics may be obtained at www.inlatplus.lv.


ATTENTION! STUDENTS, INSTRUCTORS, EMPLOYEES AND EVERYBODY WHO COULD BE INTERESTED IN!
The Baltic International Academy is organizing the excursion “Wonderful diapasons of Valmiera” on the 11-th of October of 2014.
The daily routine:


7.00 – 7.15 – The group meeting at the railway station (We are going to Valmiera);
9.30 – 10.00 – The group meeting (a guide M.Daletska);
10.00 – 10.30 – A trip to Burtnieki;
10.30 – 13.00 – Active events (Burtnieki, Burtnieki Park) accompanied by the guide;
13.00 – 13.30 – A trip to Valmiera;
13.30 – 15.00 – Visiting a fair/ free time for dinner/ the Valmiera Museum;
15.00 – 15.30 – A trip to the Labyrinth of Wood Sculptures of Berevin;
15.30 – 17.30 - The Labyrinth of Wood Sculptures of Berevin;
17.30 – … We are going to Valmiera (the way back to Riga).
The train tickets (Riga – Valmiera – Riga) are paid by the BIA. You have to pay 5 EURO only for the excursion.
The preliminary registration is obligatory.
A contact person: Irina Jefimkina – 25922953


Congratulations to the student of the second vear program "Translation and Interpretation" Veronica Ogandžanjan vvith great success at the International Competition for Voung Translators, held in the Siberian FederaI Universitv (Russia). Among the 500 students, undergraduates and graduate students frorn 37 universilies in Russia and i 1 foreign universities our Veronica in the categorv Translation of a literary text (prose) take a second place!




The I International Festival of Mystic Music “The Touch of Eternity”
The I International Festival of Mystic Music “The Touch of Eternity” will be held in Riga from 26 to 28 September 2014 to honour the birthday of Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi – the great Persian poet and Sufi mystic, known as in the East, as in the West. UNESCO declared year 2007 as Rumi Year, coincided with the 800th anniversary of the Great Mystic’s birthday.








This is to announce that the BIA Nordic Center and European Studies seminar on Family Transformations is now rescheduled for June 20 at 17:00. The seminar will be held in Room 201 in 1 Lomonosova st.


This is to announce that the Sustainability of Higher Education and the English Language Dominance seminars will be united and are now rescheduled for June 12 at 14:00. The seminar will be held in Room 201 in 1 Lomonosova st.


The celebrate Sweden's Independence Day, the Nordic Center of the Baltic International Academy along with other programs is organizing a series of seminars to address the development of tourism and language studies in academia as well as transformations of social sciences, humanities, family structures and civil societies. Professionals, public activitists and students are welcome to participate in the debates. The requirement is the completion of the enclosed application form.





Upon the invitation of the Nordic Center of the Baltic International Academy, on January 23, 2014, Mark Finlayson, Ph.D., a researcher of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT, USA), delivered a talk on the importance of application of cognitive and computational sciences to social sciences' research and academic programs in order to expand and deepen existing social research traditions and enhance the competitiveness of the social sciences' academic sector and its graduates.







Translation and Interpretation Program of the Baltic International Academy is pleased to announce the winners of its annual translation contest (see the attachment) and invite the winners and participants to the awards ceremony to be held on May 17, 2014 at 10am at the Baltic International Academy in 4 Lomonosova st., Room 311. The winners will be rewarded with certificates and small gifts!
Should you wish to participate in the ceremony, please, send an e-mail to Dr. Kristīne Užule at kristine.uzule@bsa.edu.lv
Good luck with future translation endeavours!





The Nordic Center of the Baltic International Academy is inviting its staff, students and friends to various events of the Sweden Royal Week (March 24-30, 2014), endorsed by the Embassy of Sweden in Riga.

In details...



EBS Paris Summer Program - July 2014

In details...



The 2nd International Students’ Seminar on “Cross-Cultural Communication” took place on 3rd of December 2013 in BIA. The seminar was held by the English language center and ERASMUS department with participation of the following programs: “Business Administration”, “Management of tourism and leisure business” and “Strategic management of communication in the leisure and entertainment industry”. International students from Portugal, Spain, Romania, Lithuania, Turkey, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Russia, China and Georgia participated with the reports.






THE BALTJOLDS (The Baltic Junior Officer Leadership Seminar) will take place at BIA, Friday 25 - Sunday 27) at the European Union Information Centre, (room 207).
The major elements will be International operations. There will be some 20 + participants from Latvia, Sweden, Poland and Estonia.
Course Director will be Jan Sjolin, who is an associate Professor of BIA. This will be the 6:th time for BALTJOLDS and his 12 time as Course Director and key lecturer.
The Baltic International Academy is glad to continue cooperation with THE BALTJOLDS and wish fruitful work for participants.




Dear students,
English language courses "Elementary, part II" will start on 7 October, 2014.
We are waiting for you in room 310 L-1 at 16.40
Contact info: irenepopova@hotmail.com



April 19th, 2013 a new information center was opened at the The Baltic International Academy – the Nordic center. The formal meeting was opened by the The Baltic International Academy Member of Council, Chairman of the Senate Stanislav Buka in the presence of ambassadors and diplomats of Nordic States, Latvian politicians, academic staff and students. Guests of the opening ceremony admitted the work invested during the organizational process of Nordic center and presented books. The aim of the Nordic center is to provide information about the Nordic states – Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Island, their history, languages, culture and values.
     




April 5th at 17.30. in the assembly hall ( Lomonosova 1/4 street) day of faculty Tourism bussines "CINEMATOGRAFH"



In Baltic International Academy ( Lomonosova street 1/4, in the hall ) has been opened an exhibition «Multifarious Riga». The autors are Vlad Bogov, Kiril Soklakov.

     



The Translation Program of the Baltic International Academy (Latvia) and the Institute of East Slavonic Philology of the University of Silesia (Poland) invite abstracts for paper and poster presentations at the international conference Multidimensional Translation: From Science to Arts. The conference will be held on the premises of the Baltic International Academy in Riga on 19-20 April 2013.
The conference will focus on human translation as a communication tool that might serve either as a bridge or dividing point for individuals, cultures and nations. As a human-generated activity, it can be approached from a variety of perspectives ranging from scientific to artistic. The aim of this conference is to bring together language professionals interested in various aspects and sub-fields of translation studies, such as mental representations and processing of translation, translation of specialized literature, interplay of the native and foreing language in translation, development of translator training resources etc.




III International young researchers and students’ scientific and practical conference “Time of Challenges and Possibilities: Problems, Development and Perspectives”






Dear Colleagues!
December 7, 2012 Baltic International Academy, Daugavpils University, Riga Stradina University, Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities Higher School of Management of Information Systems organize the international scientific conference “Transformational Process in Law, Regional Economics and Economic Policy”



Baltic International Academy Translation and Interpretation programme invites you to participate in Translation Competition 2012. Professionelles Bachelor-Programm für Übersetzen und Dolmetschen der Baltischen Internationalen Akademie lädt alle Interessenten ein, am internationalen Übersetzungswettbwerb „Translation Competition 2012” teilzunehmen.The literary work that has been chosen for translation from the English language is the essay “The Superstition of School” by G.K. Chesterton, an outstanding English author. Übersetzern aus dem Deutschen wird die Erzählung „Mutter, Vater und der Kleine“ von Herta Müller, der Nobelpreisträgerin 2009 für Literatur, angeboten, die in ihrem Buch „Niederungen“ veröffentlicht wurde.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF ENTRIES: 15 December 2012.
The translations should be submitted to translationcontest.bia@gmail.com
Wir warten auf Ihre Übersetzungen bis 15.Dezember 2012.
e-Mail-Adresse: translationcontest.bia@gmail.com
We wish inspiration to all participants!
Viel Spaß beim Arbeiten und viel Erfolg!









On the 30th of October 2012 English and German Language Centers BIA hosted an International Students’ Seminar “Special Features of Cross-Cultural Communication in the European countries”. The seminar was attended by the following participants: ERASMUS students, students of BIA and BIPM from the programs “Business Administration”, “EBS-Riga”, “Tourism and Hospitality Business Management”, “Translation”, “Social work” and “Psychology”. Theses of the reports are to be published in the electronic format in the English and German languages.








Elementary English Course starts on the 19th of October 2012 at 16.10 – 18.30 room 119 L4.
Intermediate English Course starts on the 19th of October 2012 at 16.10 – 18.30 room 119 L4.
Contacts:Irina Popova, room 209 L1, irenepopova@hotmai.com, 26346368.


Great request to students, who need to make a residential permit or visa from 29.05 till 01.06. appeal their documents at the 4 Lomonosova str. Room 403 or to call 67100554; 20220991 because coordinator of international relations dpt. will not be in Latvia from 3 till 19 June.


On the 27th of April 2012 at 10.00 in the BIA EU Information Centre ( Riga, Lomonosova street ¼, 207 room.) Baltic International academy “European studies” programm organizes an international conference “The Economic, Political and social Crises in the EU. Challenges and Opportunities”
Conference language - English.
All the interested persons are kindly invited!


On the 23th of March 2012 at 12.30-14.00 in the BIA EU Information Centre ( Riga, Lomonosova street ¼, 207 aud.) will be held open lecture by Jeff Sommer (USA) "Global Economic Crises: the Policy and Solutions of USA and the EU."


The Riga Graduate School of Law request the pleasure of your company at the presentation of the recent publications by Professors Frank Diedrich and George Ulrich at an open event on 9 March 2012, 16:00 – 17.30 followed by a reception.
The venue of the event is the Senate Room at RGSL.
Please register for the event office@rgsl.edu.lv by March 8
Additional information about can be found here http://www.rgsl.edu.lv/en/news-and-events/414/presentation-of-the-recent-publications-by-rgsl-professors


120 academic hours of Russian language for free!
Intensive evening Russian language courses (as foreign) for adults with the support of the fund “Russian World” in the Baltic International Academy (Lomonosova Street 1/4)
Course duration: 4 months
Intensivety: 3 times per week
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Studies start: 06.02.2012.
Registration fee: 45 EUR
On completing the course you receive the-end-of-course certificate that indicates your Russian language level.
Levels of groups: A1 (Beginners), A2 (Basic), B1 (Intermediate), B2 (Business-Russian).
To register in Russian language course please:
1) fill in application form
2) complete online test
3) write a motivation letter why do you need to learn Russian.
The amount of free spots in groups is limited!
If you have any questions or wishes please contact us.
E-mail: rls@bsa.edu.lv, Tel.: 28481939, http://rls.bsa.edu.lv



Legendary pilot-cosmonaut Georgy Grechko, the first man to transmit a concert of Vladimir Vysotsky’s songs from the Earth’s orbit, will participate in the creation of a bas-relief sculpture Vladimir Vysotsky and contemporaries in Riga.
The presentation of the project and meeting with the cosmonaut will be held at the Riga Hotel at 16:30 on January 25 at 22 Aspazija Boulevard, where Vladimir Vysotsky used to stay.




Attention!
Since Study year 2011/2012 the bachelor programme “European studies” provides studies also in English.
Programme educates students in the EU governance and policy, political processes and institutions, economy and legislation.
Head of Study Programme asoc.prof. Dr. Phil. Ilze Ostrovska
Tel.: 29216425 (+371) 67100610;
Lomonosova str.1/4 –202 kab.,Rīga
e-mail: ilze.ostrovska@bsa.edu.lv

Violeta Mikolaneca


Attention!
BIA Master programme “European studies” admits students for the studies in English.
Programme provides students with knowlege and skills to analyse the EU policy, economy and legislation, the integration process of the EU member states into the EU.
Head of Study Programme asoc.prof. Dr. Phil. Ilze Ostrovska
Tel.: 29216425 (+371) 67100610;
Lomonosova str.1/4 –202 kab.,Rīga
e-mail: ilze.ostrovska@bsa.edu.lv

Violeta Mikolaneca


The official opening of The EU Information Service Centre took place on the 7th June in the Baltic International Academy. Among those who attended the event were the Member of the Board of BIA Stanislavs Buka, the Ambassador of the Republic of Hungary in Latvia Gábor Dobokay, the Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Latvia Iveta Šulca as well as the representatives of ministries, information service centres and higher educational institutions in Latvia.




  Dear student! You are invited to participate in course of discussions on studies and living in Latvia for foreign students coming from countries outside of European Union.




Information for foreign students!




EU Information Centre in BIA Organizes Meeting with Latvian Volunteers !
2011 has been designated as the European Year of Volunteering within the European Union.
April is declared as the „Month of Collaboration” In April the week of Doors Open Day takes place in Latvia.
During this week you will have an opportunity to find out more about the voluntary work in various organizations, such as the companies, municipalities or state offices.
The purpose of the week of Doors Open Day is to engage mainly young people in voluntary work and to attract the public attention to the role of volunteers in everyday life.
EU Information Centre in BIA organizes Doors Open Day on April 21st at 12:00 p.m. (Lomonosova street 1, aud. 321).
  The participants of the meeting are Latvian volunteers:
· Ševket Cosar (Turcija)
· Katrin Wittlinger (Austrija)
· Jurjan Kopčan (Slovākija)
· Katarin Repkova (Slovākija)
Information about the voluntary work: http://www.brivpratigais.lv/
http://www.jaunatneslietas.lv/page/1171
http://izm.izm.gov.lv/EBDG.html
http://europa.eu/youth/volunteering_-_exchanges/index_eu_lv.html
We invite all interested in volunteering to this meeting!



MEETING OF FOREIGN STUDENTS April 18, 16:00 116 aud.


120 academic hours of Russian language for free!
For all interested people that are living in Latvia.
  Intensive evening Russian language courses (as foreign) for adults with the support of the fund “Russian World” in the Baltic International Academy (Lomonosova street 1/4)
Course duration: 4 monthes
Intensivety: 3 times per week
Time: 18:00 - 19:45
Studies start: 01.02.2011.
Registration fee: 30 EUR  
On completing the course you receive the-end-of-course certificate that indicates your Russian language level.
Levels of groups: A1 (beginners), A2 (basic), B1 (intermediate), B2 (business-russian).
  To register in Russian language course please complete online test.   If you have any questions or wishes please contact us: rls@bsa.edu.lv The amount of free spots in groups is limited! Violeta Mikolaneca


Russian Language School of Baltic International Academy is opened for everyone who wants to study one of the most actual world languages nowadays - Russian. We offer different types of courses - all additional information you can find here (http://rls.bsa.edu.lv/)



The Professorial Board in economics has begun its work at the Baltic International Academy!
Chairman of Council - prof. V. Roldugin,
Scientific secretary - prof. I. Stecenko
phone: +371 67100234
Lomonosova 1, 113
e-mail: profesoru.padome@bsa.edu.lv


International doctoral programme “Regional Economics and Economic Policy” together with the Academy Podlasska (Poland) – 120 credit points or 180 ECTS.
Duration of studies:
Full-time studies - 3 years
Part-time studies - 4 years
The studies are held on Saturdays.
The normal minimum qualification to be eligible for admission is the completion of a Master’s degree in economics or Master’s degree in management and publications (not less than 2 publications).
Enrollment is carried out on the basis of an interview with a commission.

phone: +371 67100234
Lomonosova 1, 113
e-mail: doktorantura@bsa.edu.lv


The obligatory documents to be presented to the Baltic International Academy for issuing of an invitation  and to the consular department of an embassy of the Latvian republic (consulate) for reception of a temporary residence permit for education!



 
 



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