Entrepreneurship and Management
Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management
The Bachelor study programme focuses on the rapidly changing global economic environment and the opportunities for entrepreneurial activity.
By combining theory, practice and continuous assessment students will discover how to succeed, either as a professional decision-maker or as an entrepreneur in the business world.
Students learn the entire process of starting a business including finding a profitable idea, gathering funding and resources, developing a plan, starting the business and managing the business thereafter.
The course provides students with the means to identify socially economic process difficulties and the knowledge to create solutions through stimulating their analytical abilities and scientific research skills.
- Students acquire skills and know-how to work in any level of a company,
- Focus on calculations, strategic thinking and interdependent analysis,
- Entrepreneurial skill and business thinking development,
- Studies are very hands-on and lectures are given by practicing professors and lecturers,
- The acquired knowledge creates a competitive advantage ensuring great job opportunities for graduates.
Graduates are qualified to work as managers and economic specialists in state offices and institutions, banks and private businesses.
Graduates will be able to start their own business or assume responsibility for product, process or service innovation in any size of enterprise.
General or Professional Secondary Education
|Degree awarded:||Bachelor Degree of Social Sciences in Management|
|Academic volume:||120 CP / 180 ECTS|
|Duration:||3 years (full-time)|
|Faculty:||Engineering Economics and Management|
A Compulsory study courses 83.0 CP / 124.5 ECTS
|IVZ749||Business Intelligence Technologies I||3.0||4.5|
|IVZ751||Business Intelligence Technologies II||4.0||6.0|
|VIL168||Latvian for foreign students||3.0||4.5|
|HFL537||History and Culture of Latvia||2.0||3.0|
|IUE133||Introduction to the Study Field||1.0||1.5|
|IĀS215||Quantitative Methods for Economics||3.0||4.5|
|IMP201||Taxes and Duties||3.0||4.5|
|IMP203||International Economic Relations||3.0||4.5|
|IUV227||Business and Labour Law||4.0||6.0|
|IUV207||Fundamentals of Finances||4.0||6.0|
|IVZ746||New Product Design and Development Methodology||4.0||6.0|
|IVZ748||Business and Social Dialogue||4.0||6.0|
|MKI350||Quality Systems (basics)||2.0||3.0|
|IVZ754||Scientific Research in Entrepreneurship||2.0||3.0|
B Compulsory elective study courses 25.0 CP/ 37.5 ECTS
B1 Field-specific study course 23.0 CP / 34.5 ECTS
|ITE319||Fundamentals of Business Logistics||3.0||4.5|
|IUE333||Budgeting and Control||2.0||3.0|
|IVZ763||Work Environment and Ergonomics||3.0||4.5|
|IUE337||Processing of Economic Information||2.0||3.0|
|IVZ765||Patents and Intellectual Property||2.0||3.0|
|IVZ764||Coaching and Team Management||3.0||4.5|
|IVZ762||Corporate Social Responsibility||3.0||4.5|
B2 Humanities and social sciences study courses 2.0 CP/ 3.0 ECTS
|HSP375||Sociology of Management||2.0||3.0|
E Final examination 10.0 CP / 15.0 ECTS