The study program is unique in the Baltic States. Professional Bachelor’s study program “Industrial engineering” prepares highly qualified, competitive and competent experts. Successful completion of the program results in professional Bachelor’s degree in engineering sciences and professional qualification of “System management engineer”. The study courses are taught by a team of qualified, well-motivated and experienced academic personnel. Modern and creative study process allows the students to acquire knowledge, skills, and competencies in inter-field study programme, which combines engineering sciences, management sciences, and natural sciences courses.
During engineering studies, the students gain an understanding of system management principles in industrial engineering and practical skills in provision and improvement of technical processes of manufacturing. The management science courses provide students with knowledge of management principles and human resources management, entrepreneurship organization, management of innovations and efficiency, as well as the performance of necessary economic calculations. The students learn principles of organization performance quality and efficiency, which include LEAN philosophy (prudent management methods) and methods that are used by the world’s leading industrial companies. The acquired knowledge will allow the programme alumni - system management engineer - to understand the functionality of industrial company system and to provide strategically justified decision making.
The graduates of the professional Bachelor’s program “Industrial engineering” are able to work as the managers of the highest level and system management engineers in a company of any industry. The acquired knowledge allows to understate and regulate technological processes of the company, as well as to manage companies and structural departments of organizations. Market research shows that there is a lack of highly qualified engineers both in Latvia and abroad, and the demand of such experts will significantly increase in the future. Therefore, the graduates will not only have sufficient opportunities for employment but also career growth opportunities both in Latvia and abroad.
1. General secondary high school diploma;
2. English language proficiency.
3. Grade in Mathematics must be no less than 4 in a 10 point grading system.
Spring Intake (application start: 13 Sept 2017; studies start in Feb 2018)
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