Student exchanges at the Art Academy of Latvia within bachelor or master study level take place in the framework of Erasmus+ program or a bilateral cooperation agreement. Students interested in applying for exchange first have to contact the international relations office of the home institution for the requirements and check the list of our Erasmus+ partner institutions.
Students must be nominated by the coordinator of their home institution before sending the application. Once nominated, student must send the application documents to the Art Academy of Latvia by e-mail.

Available programs for exchange:

Painting (BA, MA), Graphic Art (BA, MA), Sculpture (BA, MA), Textile Art (BA, MA), Glass Art (BA, MA), Ceramics (BA, MA), Visual Communication (BA, MA), Motion.Image.Sound (BA, MA), Scenography (BA, MA), Fashion Design (BA, MA), Metal Design (BA, MA), Environmental Art (BA, MA), Restoration (BA, MA), Functional Design (MA), Graphic Design (BA), Interior Design (BA), Product Design (BA), Art History and Theory (BA, MA).

Application documents:

  1. Application form  (pdf)
  2. Portfolio (pdf)
  3. Motivation letter (pdf)
  4. Transcript of Records (pdf)
  5. Photo (for documents, 3x4cm / jpg)

Application documents must be sent until the application deadline to:

Nomination and application deadlines:

For Autumn semester: May 1
For Spring semester: November 1

Please note that applicants will be selected after the evaluation of submitted material and portfolio. Academy reserves the right to assess incoming student suitability for specific department/program based on the application materials and available study places. Final decision will be sent within 3 weeks after the application deadline.