Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies (LLU) is a university located in the city of Jelgava, Latvia. The university is the only higher education institution in Latvia that provides education and research in agriculture, forestry, food science and engineering, veterinary medicine, and social sciences related to rural development.
The university has a long history, tracing its origins back to 1863 when it was founded as the Agricultural Institute of Jelgava. Over the years, it has undergone several name changes and organizational restructurings, becoming the Latvia University of Agriculture in 1990 and then the Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies in 2018.
The university offers a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate degree programs. The programs are offered through four faculties: the Faculty of Agriculture, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, the Faculty of Food Technology, and the Faculty of Engineering. The university also offers a number of research opportunities for students and scholars, and has partnerships with many institutions around the world.
LLU has a strong commitment to research, with a number of research institutes and centers focused on topics such as biotechnology, forestry, environmental science, and rural development. The university also has a research farm, which serves as a platform for research in agriculture and forestry.
The university is well-known for its programs in agriculture and forestry, with many students coming from rural areas of Latvia and neighboring countries to study these fields. LLU has a strong focus on hands-on learning, with many of its programs including practical training on the university’s research farm and in industry settings.
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The Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies is the only higher agricultural education establishment in Latvia and it aims to: promote the intellectual potential for rural development in agriculture; encourage young people to acquire higher academic and professional education; develop research; contribute to the cultural development; study, maintain and perfect the gained experience from the Latvian people and pass it over to the future generations.
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University is providing good quality of education.