Our programs abroad

Read and learn about our premium program abroad


The Republic of Latvia is one of the Baltic countries, in the northeast corner of Europe. The population of the country is about 2 million. In the north, the country is bordered by Estonia, in the east by Russia and Belarus and in the south by Lithuania. The capital city, Riga, is also the biggest city in the Baltic countries with some 700,000 inhabitants.



Student placement in Latvia, a young nation with a long history

Latvia was under Soviet influence during the cold war and got its independence back in 1989 when the Soviet Union collapsed. Before that, the history of the country stretches all the way back to the 12th century. In the past, Latvia was ruled by such countries as Poland, Russia, Sweden and Germany although it has been independent before. Nowadays the economy is growing quickly and so an internship in Riga, Latvia is a very interesting opportunity.


Internship Fields Available in Latvia

Spain Internship offers a wide variety of placements in a lot of different fields in Latvia. Our positions are most frequently in the areas of:

  • Business and Management
  • Tourism and Hospitality
  • Education and Teaching
  • and more 


Benefits of the Placements

The vast majority of our placements in Latvia are paid positions. Only a small number of them are unpaid. However, all of our positions offer a great opportunity to gain practical experience and knowledge essential for anyone's CV. It also provides a great opportunity to immerse yourself in a new language and culture.


Duration of the Internships

The length of the placements we offer in Latvia vary depending on what sector the position is in and what type of service you avail of. Positions in the Hospitality & Tourism field can last from 8 weeks to 6 months. Positions in the Business sector will typically last for 3 to 12 months. However, those who avail of our premium service may be able to get shorter placements in this sector.


What is the Cost of Living in Latvia?

A modest room in a shared apartment in Hungary will typically cost around 200-350€ per month depending on its location. An apartment in Hungary will usually cost between 500€-800€ depending on the area.


Documentation: What you need to know to prepare for your internship in Latvia!

EU citizens:

If you are an EU citizen you will not need a Visa to come to Latvia. All you will need to do is to register in the municipality of the relevant city and get your student citizens number!

Non-EU citizens:

If you are not an EU citizen you may need to obtain a Visa before coming to Latvia. 


How do we work?

Our Premium Service for your greatest experience in Latvia

In order to find the best possible placement for you, we have created the so-called mediation service- totally adaptable to your preferences or based on your university requirements service that gives you the opportunity to be the one who chooses the company and not the opposite. One of our agents will work personally with you and guide you during the process in order to assure you of a lifetime experience for your greatest year abroad program. 
Please check with our agent regarding your requirements and needs. Please note that this service is not free.

The total price is 590 €, VAT included.

For the mediation service, just contact us:

  1. Send us your CV and motivational letter to info@spain-internship.com  and we will contact you for a personal assessment meeting.
  2. After we check your requirements and agree with the terms you need to sign our service contract and pay the deposit*, so we can immediately begin arranging your internship.
  3. After the interview, once you have been accepted by the company, we will close the payments and internship contracts. Note that you will be not be charged the rest of the fees if we do not find you the right internship.

* The deposit is 150€. In case you are not accepted for an internship with the specified conditions, we will refund it in max. 48 hours after getting all bank transfer details.



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