From June 30th to July 9th will be organized plein air Workshop in Iconography at Latvian Christian Academy – at Vienības prospekts 23, Jūrmala (Bulduri), Latvia. There is possibility to apply for everyone who is interested in icon painting. Workshop will be headed by professional icon painters and there will be possibility to paint an icon – from the very first steps of putting the drawing on the icon desk and up to the putting of finalising layer of furnish on the ready icon. Wokshop fee about one session (1 full day from 10 AM to 5 PM) – 25 euro (it is up to You to choose Your number of sessions). If You apply for all workshop, then fee is – 200 euro. Information and application for the workhsop by phone – +371 67753360 or e-mail:

Latvian Christian academy awarded with EC recognition

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In June 3, 2014, in an official ceremony organized by the State Education and Development Agency (SEDA) Latvian Christian academy together with five other universities in Latvia was awarded with prestigious EC recognition vestige. ECTS Label is an honorary distinction showing that the institution applies ECTS correctly, both in terms of information published on the […]

Icon painting exhibition in Saldus History and Art Museum.


To celebrate Resurrection of Christ, Blessed Easter, an Icon painting exhibition by artists from Latvian Christian academy was opened in Saldus History and art museum, April 11, 2017. Link here. Latvian Christian academy is the only University in Europe where Icon painting is offered as both Bachelor and Master degree study programme. Exhibition presents paintings […]

Publication in the International Deaconate Center proceedings, dedicated to its 50th Anniversary.

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50th Anniversary edition “Diaconia Christi” of the International Deaconate Center of the Roman Catholic Church (Internationales Diakonatszentrum) has come out recently; an article by prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane, Rector of Latvian Christian academy, titled Caritative social work – call for mission” is included. The article is based on her presentation at the IDC Congress in Rome, […]


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Workshop in Calligraphy hosted by well-known professional George van Durtanosky (Macedonia, Germany) welcomes participants in October 3 -14. Participants will be introduced to various styles of calligraphy found in ancient Church illuminated  books; practice. At the end display of works will presented to the audience; Certificates. Workshop fee for a full day (10 AM to […]

ERASMUS+ cooperation agreement with KatHO University (Germany) signed.


Prof. Dr. Thomas Hülshoff and group from Catholic University of Applied Sciences of North Rhine-Westphalia (KatHO NRW) visited Latvian Christian academy in August 23, 2016, and the ERASMUS+ Interinstitutional agreement was signed between both universities, and cooperation prospects discussed regarding student and teaching staff mobility and research development. The Academy has gained a new partner-university […]

Excellent results for the Jean Monnet Programme application!


European Commission has selected only 44 applications (out of 737 from different EU countries) fit for strict requirements of the Jean Monnet Programme, EC. The goal of the Programme is to promote excellence in European studies and research worldwide, to work for dialogue between academia and policy makers especially promoting administration of the EU policy. […]

Cooperation agreement with Bethlehem University signed.


Rector of Latvian Christian academy prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane has signed ERASMUS CREDIT MOBILITY (K-107) cooperation Agreement with Bethlehem University, Palestine. The Agreement envisages cooperation within the study programme “Caritative social work”, beginning from June 1, 2016.  

International summer school “Aesthetics of Latvian identity: signs ir sacred art”.

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In July 11 – 21, 2016, an international summer school “Aesthetics of Latvian identity: signs ir sacred art” is held at Latvian Christianity with financial support from State Education Development Agency (VIAA). Students from Estonia, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Greece, China and Uzbekistan have arrived for the course. The program offers theoretical lectures in the topic, […]

Graduation ceremony in June, 17.


Another group of specialists in Caritative social work, Christian Art and Theology – both Bachelor and Master levels – graduated from Latvian Christian academy in June 17, 2016. Congratulations!