What is internal security academy?
The Internal Security Academy or IDA is an association formed by several institutions (Ministry of the Interior, State Police College, Rīga Stradiņš University and the University of Latvia) to achieve a common goal - by pooling resources, to prepare highly qualified specialists for work in Latvian law enforcement institutions.
It is a format of cooperation between universities, sharing the resources and academic staff of three institutions, but not creating a new legal entity - a university.
The study process is
implemented both at the University of Latvia, Riga Stradiņš University, and also at the State Police College, jointly using the study infrastructure of all the mentioned partners and involving the resources of the academic staff of higher education institutions.