Tuition fees

The tuition fee is outlined in the individual agreement between the student and the university. The student receives the agreement together with the admission letter. Accepted students must pay the tuition fee in advance for the full academic year.

CitizenshipPer year EURFull programme cost EUR
Tuition Fees for EU Citizens 2018/20191924

2886 for 3 semesters

3848 for 4 semesters

Tuition Fees for Non-EU Citizens 2018/20192406

3609 for 3 semesters

4812 for 4 semesters

Application Fees 2018/2019

Application fee (non-refundable) must be paid before the application is submitted (confirmation of payment must be included in the application):


Application fee amount EUR

EU*, EEA countries, Swiss Confederation, USA, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Japan, Canada, Kazakhstan, Russia, Macedonia, Moldova, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam


International applicants from other countries



*discount 50 EUR for applicants from Estonia and Lithuania

Application fee must be paid to the following bank account:

The bank: Valsts Kase
Address: Smilsu iela 1, Riga LV-1050 Latvia
Bank code: TRELLV22
Bank account number: LV38TREL9150130000000
Bank payments should be marked: “Study registration fee: your name”

Other costs

To have and overview of the costs involved in studying in Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences, please see the indicative list of costs:

Costs per monthEUR
Rent of room in student hostel  (double rooms available)


Local transportation costs25
Food, other personal costs (minimum)200
Total of other costs (average)~350


The cost of living in Valmiera can seem rather inexpensive for students from some other countries.