About ISMA

About ISMA

ISMA is a reliable, well-known European higher educational institution with many years’ experience. ISMA provides paid education, but this is a long-term investment in your future or the future of your children. ISMA students receive qualitative education of all levels on the three most promising study programmes (Business Administration, Information Systems and Business Administration in Tourism) with the opportunity for subsidized traineeship in the leading higher educational institutions and companies of the European Union.
  • ISMA - private higher educational institution founded in1994. Three leading accredited directions of studies- Business Administration, Information Systems, Tourism. The right to issue state diplomas of the Republic of Latvia;
  • ISMA motto – Ubi Concordia, Ibi Victoria (lat) (Where there is Concord there is Victory);
  • ISMA structure includes private secondary school “Premjers” (grades 1 - 12)), which provides education in the English language also in the framework of the international programme International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP);
  • ISMA strategic partners - BMDA (Baltic Management Development Association), which joins HEIs and business professionals of 24 countries including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, the UK and the USA; CEEMAN (The International Association for Management Development in Dynamic Societies), the association of the dynamic development of business, which consists of more than 220 representatives of the European, Asian and other countries; LVRA (The Association of Hotels and Restaurants of Latvia), LDDK (Employers’ Confederation of Latvia). ISMA also applies the developments of tourism business - AMADEUS (global reservation system) and Hotelinco (Property Management System);
  • ISMA is an international higher educational institution: one third of the students at the university and secondary school are the citizens of Uzbekistan, Russian Federation, Ukraine, China, Kazakhstan, India, and other countries. In the framework of European mobility programmes students from Spain, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, and other countries come to study at ISMA every year;
  • ISMA provides its students excellent opportunities to get acquainted with the study and work processes in the countries of the EU. Each ISMA student has this opportunity to participate in the student mobility programme for up to 12 months in the leading European HEIs, such as: Banking Institute (Czech Republic), International Business Academy (Denmark), Bamberg University and HAW Hamburg (Germany), Hanze University (the Netherlands), Vincent Pol University (Poland), Polytechnic Institute of Cavado and Ave (Portugal), Universidad de Granada, Universidad de Malaga (Spain), Bahchesehir University, Mersin University (Turkey), and others. 80 partner universities in many countries!
  • Each ISMA student, subject to good academic performance, has the right for traineeship at successful enterprises of the EU, such as CORAL TRAVEL (leading tour operator on the Costa Brava / Dorada, Spain), Stage and Go, Claps (animation service companies at the hotel enterprises in Spain and Greece); Junior Talents (traineeship at the enterprises in Germany); and in some other reliable partner companies in the EU countries;
  • ISMA – successful participant of various programmes of the European Commission in the field of education, training, youth and sport, such as Erasmus+, which is operating from 2014 until 2020. ISMA receives support, including financial, in the framework of the mobility of persons for educational purposes, cooperation for the development of innovation and exchanging experience in good practices. ISMA has repeatedly received targeted funding from European Union structural funds - ESF (European Social Fund), ERDF (European Regional Development Fund). ISMA successfully participates in many other programmes aimed to support higher education in the EU countries;
  • ISMA scientific activity is extensive and has comprehensive interests. The scientific activity of ISMA University is represented by the work of the Institute of Computer Technologies, periodicals, which regularly publish the works of the researchers from all over the world as well as students’ articles (Information Technologies, Management and Society, Economics & Education, and some others), and traditional annual conferences (Information Technologies and Management, Open Learning and Distance Education, Internship & Employment);
  • ISMA business incubator , provides students and previous year graduates an opportunity to get access to new knowledge and resources, take part in the events for future entrepreneurs, and to receive assistance in turning an idea into a real business;
  • ISMA – is also an active students’ life and the events organised by Students’ self-governance body, creativity festival “ISMA Festivāls” and Sports club (volleyball, futsal, football, etc.).

ISMA IS YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS!