Latvia is a country located in the Baltic Sea between Estonia and Lithuania. The country's landscape is signified by broad beaches as well as thick, sprawling forests. The capital of Latvia is Riga, home to famous wooden and art nouveau architecture, a broad Central Market and a medieval Old Town with St. Peter's Church. Riga's museums include the Latvian Ethnographic Open-Air Museum, displaying regional arts, food, crafts and music. Latvia is regarded as a geographic hotspot for its position as a hub connecting the East, West, North and South. The country is recognised as the land that sings, Latvia is a symphony of sounds, sights and experiences. Apart from this the Government of Latvia has given proper importance on education and has made many educational reforms and changes. This quality of education system and lifestyle of Latvia made it an ideal study abroad destination. The official state language is Latvian and it belongs to the Baltic branch of the Indo-European language group.
Latvia is a multi-ethnic nation and rich in diverse cultural and interesting education traditions. The higher education institutions and universities in Latvia are members of international cooperation in several different fields of study.