Attention to all current and coming students, which were actively asking about LBK
(Latvian Business College) in Riga and how is it to study there. Below are some excerpts from the recent news regarding this college:
The Council for Higher Education of Latvia decided to refuse
Latvijas Biznesa koledža (LBK) to grant accreditation
. The reason for this extreme measure were the suspicions that LBK creates a risk of illegal immigration
It is possible, that the attraction of foreign students is an attempt to save the business
, because, according to reports, in recent years the number of students in this college fell by almost half. It is noteworthy that in the social networking site Facebook they advertise promising college places, calling the Institution (College) As the University
It is known that many foreign students complain about the quality of education
at the college, and experts noted the problems with communication and financial difficulties in LBK.
Among the potential clients College calls students from India, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Cameroon and other countries. Moreover, as experts noted, teachers in LBK know foreign languages at the not proper level. Registration at college may cost up to 500 euros, without a definite guarantee that the graduate goes to the college or not
. Among other things, the fact is that from 58 foreign students enrolled in the LBK, 44 were dismissed during the year.