BA School of Business and Finance is one of the leading, self financing business schools in Latvia. It was founded in 1992 as Banking College under the Bank of Latvia and in 1997 it was accredited as Higher Educational Institution, today known as BA School of Business and Finance offering studies to 1500 students. In 2012 BA School of Business and Finance is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
BA School of Business and Finance provides full cycle 14 higher education study programs at all levels – the first level higher education, Bachelor’s, Master’s and doctoral study programs focusing on the niche of financial education and business management. All study programs have incorporated company traineeship as a compulsory requirement. The study process has gained international dimension. Every year the School receives international students.
We are satisfied that the study programs of BA School of Business and Finance are gaining wider international recognition. In 2012 the Master’s study program „International Finance and Banking” was recognized as the 13th among the best in the Corporate Finance Master’s study program group in Eastern Europe in Eduniversal International Scientific Committee rating of 1000 the best business schools and universities, while the professional Master’s Study program „Business Management in Creative Industries” ranked 42nd among the best arts and culture management Master’s study program.