The Faculty of Information Technologies (FIT) offers two English-taught study programmes - Bachelor’s study programme Computer Science and First-level professional higher education (college) study programme Programming Specialist. These labour market oriented study programmes prepare qualified professionals and are acknowledged by employers, students and experts in the IT field.
The faculty possesses computer and electronics laboratories with cutting-edge equipment. Additionally, the study process is enriched by knowledgeable professors and guest lecturers from Lithuania, Belarus, Germany, the United States, etc.
During their studies, students can develop independent projects, as well as become a apart of the leading scientific institutions in Latvia - "Ventspils International Astronomy Centre" and "Smart Technology Research Centre".
The study direction has been accredited for the maximum period of six years.
Graduates of FIT work in state and local government institutions and such companies as Skype, IBM Latvia, Tilde Company, SIA Lattelecom Technologies, Tieto Latvia, Ventspils Oil Terminal, C.T.Co, SIA FMS Software, Ventspils High Technology Park, Ventspils Digital Centre, SIA Accenture Latvia, AS Ventbunkers, AS Digital Mind, Baltic Technology Group, TELE2, SIA TestDevLab.