Pro-rectors are rectors' deputies taking care of specific questions. Like the rector, pro-rectors are elected for a five-year term. During the rector's absence one of the pro-rectors is taking care of supervising the Academy (according to the regulations).
At the moment there are two pro-rectors at the Academy:
• Pro-rector in Creative and Administrative work. His competence is economic activities and creative processes at the Academy. At the moment Pro-rector in Creative and Administrative work is painter, Associate Professor Andris Vītoliņš.
• Pro-rector in Study and Research Work. His competence is educational process and scientific research of the Academy. At the moment the Pro-rector in Study and Research Work is art historian, Professor Andris Teikmanis.
The specifics of the post can be changed according to situation.