Erasmus+ incoming

If you would like to apply for a study period at our Academy, please check the list of Erasmus partner institutions and make sure that your institution is one of our partners.

As an Erasmus exchange student during one study cycle you may study either one semester or full academic year at JVLMA.

Survival Kit for Exchange students will provide you with general practical information.

Academic grading system in Latvia.

Academic calendar 2024/2025:

Autumn semester:  09.09.2024 - 02.02.2025
Spring semester:  03.02.2025 - 22.06.2025


Please apply via Mobility Online or the application can be sent by the Erasmus coordinator of your home institution by e-mail to . Required documents:

  • AEC Application form
  • AEC Learning Agreement (after confirmation of the study place)
  • Motivation letter
  • CV
  • Link to Audio/video recording on YouTube or mp3 or mp4 (2-3 works, different styles, up to 15`); composition students should send also the scores as separate pdf files.

Please see the information about Study courses or contact the International Relations Office for advice at  

The official language of tuition at JVLMA is Latvian, but all individual and chamber music lessons are offered also in English/German.

In addition, you can choose study courses in English offered at the Latvian Academy of Arts and the Latvian Academy of Culture (Information about the courses will be updated in late August, shortly before the beginning of the academic year).


The deadlines for Erasmus application:

  • May 15 for the autumn semester or full academic year,
  • November 15 for the spring semester.