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Turiba Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary By Providing Festivity Feeling For Staff, Partners, Alumni and Students (0)

This year Turiba University celebrates its 20th birthday. In this important moment to thank everyone who was close to Turiba both in everyday life, and in celebrations; University has prepared presents for academic staff, employees, alumni and students.

In twenty years Turiba University has become one of the largest private universities in Latvia. Today we are proud of many achieved peaks – modern and orderly learning environment, professional lecturers and practical lectures, graduates who are competitive in the labour market, international recognition and prospective-thinking students from Latvia and 26 foreign countries.

For creating a sense of celebration and joy for jointly achieved things for everyone who believes us, who has been, was and will be with us, we have prepared presents and pleasant surprises both for academic staff and employees, and partners and graduates and students’, says the chairman of the Turiba board Aldis Baumanis.

On Friday, July 5, the twentieth anniversary of Turiba University will start with gorgeous birthday event „20 years of Turiba”. The event will be held in the territory of the University, in Graudu Street 68, Riga, and employees, academic staff, partners and friends will visit the event bringing together almost 1000 guests. Attendance for invited guests only.

A formal part will take a place at 6.00 p.m. in the conference hall of the University, while social evening – at 7.00 p.m. in the territory of the Turība University which will be turned into real garden party. During the evening guests will be enjoyed by performances of classical music both in vocal and instrumental performances, jazz rhythms, voices of popular singers in Latvia and other glamorous surprises.

This year the University has already managed to impress the public with a new visual identity -logo which is represented as a chemical element -


-, thus focussing that also in business the „right chemistry” is necessary in which the most important element is you.

This year it has been thought also of improvement of the study process – the Business incubator of new concept has been launched. Extended and modernized Business incubator is a place where students, University employees and graduates can register their companies, develop entrepreneurship and take part in the events of experience exchange. Likewise, in the Business incubator of Turiba practical studies are offered where in the period of four years students develop their entrepreneurship by the use of Business incubator support. The mandatory requirement for students in the practical studies is to establish their own company. The nature of studies is developing own company managed by experienced couches, in parallel acquiring the theoretical basis which is necessary for business management.

News also concerns to those who wish to acquire knowledge in Public Relations. From the new academic year there will be an opportunity to choose specialization Journalism in the professional bachelor study programme Public Relations.

Likewise, presents are prepared for those who are going to start studies at Turiba University. Everyone who wants to study when applying for studies on July 8, 9 or 10 will receive discount for tuition fee in amount of 20% for the first academic year. Those applicants who will apply for bachelor, master and doctoral study programmes may qualify for a discount.

Turiba University is one of the first and largest private universities in Latvia which this year will celebrate twenty years of existence. In the Turiba University which has been established in 1993 there are modern classrooms, modern library, student town – hostel and gym-hall. The University has four branches – in Liepaja, Cesis, Talsi and Jekabpils. Turiba has gained an international recognition – this year the number of foreign students has reached 7% from the total number of University students. Turiba is the first university in Baltic and Scandinavian countries which has received the accreditation of UN World Tourism Organization and assessment of internationally recognized experts – the certificate of UNWTO TedQual.