The study program “Entrepreneurship and Finance” is a long-term investment, especially now the state priority is support to small and medium-sized enterprises, self-employed and those who want to start their own business.

The study program “Entrepreneurship and Finance” has been developed and implemented accordingly

Aim of the study program

To provide knowledge, skills and competencies for the 4th level profession standard and the first level professional higher education requirements to prepare a business professional capable of planning, organizing and analysing the business and financial activities of the company, conducting commercial transactions, attracting resources and using them effectively, address staff issues, assess and address risks, think critically and take responsibility for your performance, and develop your own personal development strategy.

Tasks of the study program


Structure of the study program Credit points* (LV) %
Study courses General study courses Mandatory study courses 16 20
Optional study courses 4 5
Professional study courses Mandatory study courses 31 38,8
Optional study courses 5 6,2
Professional practice 16 20
Qualification work 8 10
Volume of the study program 80 100

*kredītpunkts – credit points - a unit of the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) for student work accounting, which corresponds to a student's workload of 40 academic hours.

Duration of studies

Full-time studies - 2 years
Part-time studies - 2 years and 3 monthsi

Content of the study program

General study courses

Professional study courses

Optional study courses

The first-level professional higher education diploma is awarded to a student who has completed the program and defended the qualification paper.

“Business and Finance” Course Descriptions (.doc)
Business Professional Profession Standard (.pdf)