Daugavpils University was founded in 1921, and today is the biggest regional state university in Latvia. Primarily having been established as an educational institution for teachers, the university continues its pedagogical traditions simultaneously focusing on life sciences, linguistics, social sciences and management. Over 2200 students from different countries are currently enrolled at the university.
Nanotechnologies, biological diversity, social research, regional economics, psychology and language studies represent key areas of scientific research of Daugavpils University. Implementing new scientific projects, increasing the number and the quality of scientific publications and insuring a transfer of research and technology the university develops and enforces its position in the space of science.
Daugavpils University is proud to be a member of European Association for International Education, the European University Association, European Science Events Association, European Union Universities of Small States.
Every year hundreds of well-educated graduates leave the campus. Cosmopolitan and friendly university environment provides a dynamic and student-focused learning process.
Motto of Daugavpils University is Scientia Vinces (Through Knowledge You Win).
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