College of Law (JK)

Juridiskā koledža (JK)

The College of Law is one of the leading private colleges in Latvia, accredited in 2001, offering study opportunities in four major study areas – Economics, Management, Administration and Real Estate, Legal Sciences and Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Electronics, Telecommunications, Computer Control and Computer Science. The aims and tasks of the study programmes correspond to the Framework for Qualifications of the European Higher Education Area and Level 5 of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF).

The College also offers the opportunity to acquire professional competencies in continuing vocational education and professional training programmes.

The mission of the College of Law is to educate and train qualified specialists for the labour market both in Latvia and abroad, who have acquired not only good theoretical knowledge, but also practical skills. The College of Law educates and trains mid-level professionals with first-level professional higher education not only in the field of law, but also in other most demanding occupations in the labour market, where the legal aspects play an important role in full-fledged work. Developing creativity and new ideas is the foundation of the study process.

Main strategic goals:

  • To educate and train qualified specialists that are in demand in the labour market;
  • To ensure the growth of the College by acquiring international experience and constantly improving the quality of studies;
  • To be the best college in Latvia;
  • To define legal science as the main field of strategic specialization of the College, envisaging that the legal aspect will be devoted special attention to other College’s activities and study programmes.

The development of the College is based on the key policy documents and regulatory framework of our state.