Degree to be achieved: Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Computer Science
Duration of studies: 4 years

It is possible also to get diploma of the first level professional higher education with the qualification of “Programmer” or “Computer System and Computer Networks Administration" in 2.5 years. 
Type of studies: Full time
Amount of credits: 160 credit points or 240 ECTS
European Qualifications Framework (EQF) level: Level 6
International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) level: Level 6
Language of instruction: English
Accreditation: the program is accredited until 23.08.2029.

Tuition fee – EUR 2900 per study year.

The programme is designed according to recommendations of the ACM/IEEE Computing Curricula. It is awarded Euro-Inf Quality Label by European Quality Assurance Network for Informatics Education. After graduation students can continue studies on master level.

Programme courses

Study period and time of classes

The full – time degree programme covers four academic years. Classes are mainly from 8.30am till 6pm in the working days.

Career opportunities

Usually students get their first work agreement after  the second  study year. Graduates can fully integrate in the international scope of IT specialists.

More information about study programme and Study plan

ERASMUS+ exchange possibilities

UL full-time students, regardless of their citizenship, have the opportunity to apply for the ERASMUS + exchange program for studies or/and traineeship.  

More information:

ERASMUS + study mobility 
ERASMUS + traineeship moblity  

Admission requirements

1. General secondary high school diploma;
2. English language proficiency;
3. Grades in Mathematics must be no less than 6 in a 10 point grading system.

As a part of the admission process applicants will be asked to participate in an online interview.


Autumn Intake (application start: 19 Oct 2022; studies start in Sept 2023)


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Faculty of Computing
Raiņa bulvāris 19, LV-1586, Riga