Russian Study Abroad Programs (Daugavpils University, Latvia)

Deadline: June 23, December 1, 2021

“Learn Russian in the European Union” is accepting applications for 2021/2022 academic year and 2021 Fall semester study abroad programs hosted at Daugavpils University, Latvia.

The following customized programs are available to Russian majors and students who are not majoring in Russian, but study the language:
    – Russian Language, Literature, and Culture;
    – Russian Language and Political Science;
    – Russian Language and East European Studies;
    – Russian Language and Natural Sciences/STEM (math, physics, biology, chemistry, and environmental studies) with theory and laboratory practice in Russian/English.

Citizens of the USA and Canada do not need a visa to study in Latvia.

For information about these programs, please visit

Daugavpils University awards up to 30 ECTS credits per semester – the equivalent of 15 credit hours at US universities.

Daugavpils, the second largest city in Latvia, is a unique place – a Russian-language enclave and the largest Russian-speaking city in the European Union. In Daugavpils, 80% of people speak Russian as their native language and Russian is the primary language of everyday communication.

Students will undergo full linguistic immersion and amazing cultural experience in a city that was once part of both the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union, and which has a remarkable historical legacy tied to Russia and Russian-European relations.

Student testimonials are available at

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