Turiba University is actively expanding its international cooperation, initiating, developing, and implementing various local, national, and international projects.
We believe that the development of the University is inconceivable without innovative initiatives, the creation of new teaching approaches and methods, and without international collaboration. To prepare high-quality new professionals, it is essential for our university to provide opportunities for learning in an international environment, meeting lecturers, and professionals from around the world. Therefore, we realize international projects in collaboration with universities and partners worldwide.
Through these projects, we have developed new and innovative educational resources and tools, published books, organized international conferences, exchange trips, study visits, summer schools, and other activities.
We have extensive experience in international project management and have been actively involved in coordinating projects such as Central Baltic Interreg, Erasmus Mundus, Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs program, European Social fund, JUSTICE, NORDPLUS, and ERASMUS+ projects.
Project department initiate and implement projects in collaboration with our faculties and their experts. We are excited to collaborate and bring your ideas to life! Get in touch with us:
KRISTĪNE NEIMANE, Head of project department: email@example.com, Phone: +371 67615541, mob.+371 29628681
IEVA BRUKSLE, Project coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: +371 67616022
NORDPLUS Higher education Intensive Course „Organisation and Individual Security” 2018
Dates of the Course: 30.07.2018.-10.08.2018.
In summer 2018 Turiba University hosted the NORDPLUS intensive course about Security. Turiba University (Latvia) implemented this course in a cooperation with Kazimieras Simonavičius University (Lithuania) and Turku School of Economics (Finland).
In recent years security issues has become important also to Baltic and Nordic countries. World is coping such challenges as migration, conflicts based on different cultural backgrounds, cyber-attacks and other new challenges. This leads to fact that there is need for high quality training for young security specialists.
Course took place in Turiba already second summer. Also this year students gained knowledge of assessment of security tactics for guarded sites, basics of tactical planning and implementation methods for threat prevention and their legal regulation; comprehensive knowledge of facts, theory and correlations necessary for carrying out work related tasks. There were topics of Stress Management in Crisis Situations, Globalization and Intercultural communication, Team-building, Cyber-security and Data protection as well as Copyrights included in the course.
Participants of this course were bachelor and master level students from Latvia, Lithuania and Finland. Lessons and practical seminars were led by professors from 3 partner Universities as well as invited professionals.
Students received 3 ECTS for the participation in the Course.
Academic leaders of the Course:
Director of Security programme
Mr. Vilnis Veinbergs
Pro-dean of Law Faculty:
Ms. Ivita Kīsnica
The project is implemented by the support of NORPLUS Higher education Programme. Project Number: NPHE-2018/10238.
More information, video and students’ feedback from year 2017 Course you can find here.