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Education in Daugavpils is a priority, because due to good education, will appear new opportunities and development of the city. This is an investment in the future of the city. The largest expenses in the budget of government is precisely Daugavpils education financing. In the city there are 18 secondary educational institutions and 29 kindergartens. For children and young men is widely available education of varied interests. All such cases are in chief of the General and vocational education department.
Daugavpils Municipality pays great attention to the quality of education. This is evidenced by student achievements of Daugavpils in competitions, Olympiads as well as the results of the entrance exams in high schools. Daugavpils schools receive the highest scores each year and are among the best schools in Latvia.
Another priority is the modernization of educational buildings, improvement of energy efficiency, attracting the funds of government, country and the EU funds.
In Daugavpils it is possible to obtain different professions, because a lot of professional schools are working in the cities that give young people wide opportunities. Exactly professional schools - is a smithy of new employees, which provides the city strong and skilled workers hands.
Daugavpils is the city of students. This is evidenced by the number of young people and a wide range of high schools. The largest and oldest higher education is the Daugavpils University, which has also recently become a significant center of science. University offers new opportunities for students and teachers each year. Other high schools have also shown themselves as very good educational institutions. In the city there are 10 institutions of higher education, so a wide choice for wishing to study youngsters is not only provided in Latgale region but also nationwide.