Members of the Latvian team prepare for the competition WorldSkills 2019 in a camp

15.07.2019

Members of the Latvian team of the worldwide young professionals mastery competition WorldSkills 2019 spent several days in a team consolidation and psychological resilience promotion camp.

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In Riga Experts From 29 Countries Will Discuss Promotion of Development of Skills of Young People in Europe

04.06.2019

This week, from 5 to 8 June, the General Assembly of WorldSkills Europe organisation will take place in Riga, during which 90 experts from 29 countries will discuss the development of vocational education and international skills competitions. The General Assembly is an annual event, which will take place in Riga for the first time. It is organised by the State Education Development Agency (SEDA) in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia.

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Results of the Latvian State scholarship for studies and research 2019/2020

27.05.2019

State Education and Development Agency (VIAA) informs that application round for Latvian State scholarship competition for studies and research for the academic year 2019/2020 is completed and that evaluation committee, comprised of representatives from the VIAA, Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia and Student Union of Latvia finished evaluation of the applications.

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Winners of the skills competition of young professionals SkillsLatvia 2019 determined

13.05.2019

The best young professionals have been determined in the national skills competition of young professionals SkillsLatvia 2019 in 19 different skills categories. For two days, 129 competitors from 34 vocational education institutions took part in an intense competition for medals and the title of the best master.

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

29.04.2019

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

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WorldSkills Europe General Assembly held in Riga

22.03.2019

The WorldSkills Europe General Assembly will take place in Riga 5 – 8 June 2019. During two days, participants will discuss, explore and shape answers and solutions for developing national vocational education and skills competition systems further. The event is organised by the State Education Development Agency (SEDA) and supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia.

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