Latvia

Latvia has signed agreements with several third world countries in the field of education. Moreover, Latvian Institution of higher education is cooperating in bilateral agreements with institutions of higher education in third countries regarding student exchange. Every year many Indian students are applying In Latvian universities to pursue their higher studies.

Latvia and Riga are startlingly beautiful where you can find nature, traditions, and food in a unique style. Riga dwells approximately 500 foreign students therefore multicultural activities are very common and so making friends is very easy. Latvia is preferred as a study abroad destination for its low tuition fees, wide range of programs exceptional faculty, and affordable living costs.

 

After the studies at professional study programs like medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy, graduates can continue with studies in Doctor Programs. 

People in Latvia are friendly.

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RTU is the largest science-based university in the Baltic States established in 1862.

Location

We are in the heart of Riga, the capital city of Latvia. Latvia borders the Baltic Sea along with Germany, Sweden and other countries.

Tradition

RTU has over 150 years of history as a center of scientific excellence and has Nobel Prize winners, Presidents and Prime Ministers as former professors and students.

Opportunity

We provide an extensive range of engineering, business study and architecture related courses. Local and visiting professors deliver study programmes to local and overseas students in English.

Accreditation

Latvia has long been recognized as a country of high educational standards. RTU Bachelor, Master and Doctoral degrees are recognized across the globe. RTU has been awarded European University Quality Mark and EU Diploma Supplement Label.

Value

Latvian education is accessible to international students due to its affordable tuition fees and moderate living costs. The tuition fees and other expenses for those who study in Latvia are low compared to most other European countries.

Welcome

Latvia is a country noted for its safety and religious/cultural tolerance. Open arms welcome all RTU students, be they from across the world or from a neighboring country. Support is provided throughout the whole enrolment and study period.

RTU trademark is high quality internationally competitive engineering education based on more than a century-and-a-half old academic traditions appropriate to meet new technological challenges.

Study programs at RTU have been persistently developed in cooperation with employers to provide tertiary education in cutting-edge technologies and engineering that meets the needs of the global labor market. It helps RTU graduates to easily integrate in the labor market and to develop a successful professional career. At the same time RTU provides opportunities to pursue a career in science to the alumni who are interested in research, offering them the chance to enroll for Doctoral studies.

RTU is the largest university in Latvia by number of students and one of the largest universities in the Baltic States by number of foreign students. We are very proud because the number of students willing to study at RTU indicates high quality of education we provide that has been recognized by both local and foreign students.

BACHELOR STUDY PROGRAMMES

  • Aviation Transport
  • Chemical Technology
  • Computer Systems
  • Clothing and Textile Technology
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering (Adaptronics)
  • Electronics and Mobile Communication
  • Engineering Technology, Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship and Management
  • Organization and Management of International Economic Relations
  • Medical Engineering and Physics
  • Technical Translation
  • Telecommunications

MASTER STUDY PROGRAMMES

  • Aviation Transport
  • Business Finance
  • Business Informatics
  • Civil Construction and Real Estate Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Systems
  • Computerised Control of Electrical Technologies
  • Digital Humanities
  • Economics
  • Electronics
  • Engineering Technology, Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship and Management
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Organization and Management of International Economic Relations
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Medical Engineering and Physics
  • Production Engineering
  • Railway Electrical Systems
  • Railway Transport
  • Technical Translation
  • Telecommunications
  • RTU International Cooperation and Foreign Students Department

Turiba University has received recognition of employers and ranked in the top position of the most recognized universities. 99.61% of graduates are employed – it is the highest employment rate among Latvian universities, furthermore, more than 80% university students is working during their studies.

Graduates of Turiba University are competitive and in demand in the labour market. Also international orientation, successful cooperation with industries, as well as organized study environment of the University are approved; study environment is improved by taking into account advices of field professionals and by learning from employers, close partners of the University in study development issues.

Turiba is practically-oriented university, because practical studies forms 60% of time spent at studies, whereas theory – 40%. Lecturers are field professionals with a wide experience, which in addition to theory gives an insight into the world of the particular field. Everyone can gain to their professional field appropriate, business-oriented education and to develop as a creative leader.

Professional orientation of Turiba University which allows students to gain work experience already during studies in each year of studies by offering wide apprenticeship opportunities serves a basis of the high employment rate. Already during studies it is possible to acquire real skills and experience necessary for the work. Studies are not based just on the academic materials and theoretical tasks; thereby students are more competitive at the labour market. Employers approve practical experience, therefore when recruiting young people, preferences are given to those young people who have gained experience with an employer in their chosen field.

Turiba is labour market-oriented university, and it is approved both by future students and employers. By evaluating a potential employee, it is also taken into account which university he or she has graduated, because it refers to the knowledge and skills of the employee to perform a specific job. It is important for the employer to know how much time and work should be invested in the training of a new employee. The more experience and practical knowledge young people have, the less time should be invested by the employer, thereby the higher education institution and the content of the study programme is important, as well as the previous experience with students of the particular higher education institution.

PROFESSIONAL BACHELOR’S STUDY PROGRAMMES

  • Business Administration
  • Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Management of International Communication
  • Journalism and media
  • Public Relations
  • Business Logistics Management
  • International Finance Management
  • Computer Systems

PROFESSIONAL MASTER’S STUDY PROGRAMMES

  • Business Administration
  • Strategic Management in Tourism
  • Executive MBA in Tourism Strategic Management
  • Business Psychology and Human Resource Management in Entrepreneurship

DOCTORAL STUDY PROGRAMMES

  • Business Administration
  • Law Science
  • Law Science – Joint program
  • Communication Management

Reputation leader – Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU) has been recognised as the best university with the highest reputation in Latvia, gaining the highest rating among the 10 largest universities in Latvia according to a study of the reputation of Latvian universities conducted by market research company Kantar TNS.

Export champion – for the 11th year in a row, the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia together with the Ministry of Economics, announced the Export and Innovation Award and Rīga Stradiņš University was awarded the title of Export Champion.

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Postgraduate study programmes

Doctoral Studies

One of Europe’s Finest Business Schools

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The mission of SSE Riga is to provide state-of-the-art education in economics and business that contributes to the economic and social development of the region, in particular the Baltic countries.

The Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (SSE Riga) was founded in 1994 by the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) with the support of the Swedish government, and the Latvian Ministry of Education on behalf of Latvia.

Since 2010 SSE Riga is owned by a foundation established by SSE, the University of Latvia and the SSE Riga Alumni Association. The operations of SSE Riga are governed by the Articles of Association of the SSE Riga Foundation, which have been agreed upon by all the founders, and one of the most important tasks of the new foundation is to raise funds for the School.

BSc Programme

BSc in Economics and Business

The BSc programme provides a broad education in economics and business administration, with opportunities for specialization in the final year in the following areas: Economics, Finance and Retail.c in Economics and Business

EMBA Programme

Executive MBA Programme

Studying in the Executive MBA programme is also about sharing your knowledge and ideas with other participants and learning from each other.

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