The national mastery competition of new professionals SkillsLatvia 2018 has begun

25.04.2018

On April 25 and 26, the national mastery competition of new professionals SkillsLatvia 2018, organized by the State Education Development Agency, takes place at the Ķīpsala exhibition centre. 118 contestants from 31 vocational education institutions are competing for medals in 18 different skill contests.

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Foreign students can apply for the Latvian state scholarships for summer schools

12.04.2018

Until 4th of May foreign students from 40 countries have opportunity to apply for the Latvian state scholarship for participation in summer schools in Latvia organized by Latvian higher education institutions.

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The second call for research applications under the activity “Post-doctoral Research Aid”

05.02.2018

The State Education Development Agency (SEDA) announces the second competition for selecting research applications under the activity 1.1.1.2. “Post-doctoral Research Aid”.

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Call for applications for the Latvian state scholarships 2018/2019

02.02.2018

State Education Development Agency (SEDA) welcomes citizens from 40 eligible countries to apply for Latvian state scholarships and fellowships for research  - deadline to submit an application is 1st of April 2018, and for scholarships for Summer schools - 4th of May.

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SEDA invites to attend international conference about ECVET in the context of Life-long Learning

03.11.2017

Erasmus+ Latvia National Agency in the field of education and training – State Education Development Agency (SEDA) - is kindly inviting to take part in the International Conference „ECVET (European Credit System for Vocational Education and Training) in the context of Life-long Learning” on November 30, 2017 in Riga, Latvia. Event is held within the European Vocational Skills Week.

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Three Excellence Medals for Latvian Team in WorldSkills 2017 Competition

20.10.2017

Thursday, 19th October was the last day of the world’s largest and most prestigious young professionals’ vocational education and skills excellence competition WorldSkills 2017 held this year in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In the contest medals were won by three competitors of the Latvian team.

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As the WorldSkills Europe new President is elected Dita Traidas

19.10.2017

Director of the State Education Development Agency Dita Traidas was elected for the WorldSkills Europe President position at the General Assembly on October 19th. She has been on the Board of Directors for four years and will now step up to be the very first female President in a WorldSkills organisation.

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