NMBU's partner university in Latvia, Latvia University of Agriculture (LLU), has approximately 6.100 students and focus on internationalization through numerous agreements and networks. LLU is located in Jelgava, 40 km from Riga, and is a good base for discovering the Baltic countries. The city is known for its annual Ice Sculpture Festival, held in February. Jelgava and its surroundings also offer plenty of possibilities for sport and other activities.

About the agreement


The agreement covers landscape architecture.

Who can apply
For all Erasmus agreements it is necessary to have attained 60 credits on your current NMBU program before commencing on an exchange study abroad.

Number of study places
Three students for one year.

Language of teaching
Latvian and English.

Semester timing
Autumn semester: August – January.
Spring semester: February - May.

Tuition fees
Erasmus students must continue to pay for NMBU’s semester fees, plus register with NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.

International students can apply for student rooms.

Jelgava aerial viewJelgava.  Photo: Wikipedia

Published 31. October 2016 - 17:41 - Updated 18. January 2022 - 14:20