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Riga Technical University 1862

Riga (Latvia)

LV1658 Riga Technical University, Kalku 1, Riga, Latvia

Tel. 0037167809084

Year of establishment: 1862

Riga Technical University is an accredited, internationally recognized European level university.
The only technical university in Latvia providing studies is various technical fields and implementing high quality studies in English.

Riga Technical University (RTU) is the oldest (established 1862) and largest internationally recognised university in Latvia offering more than 45 degree programmes taught in English.
We provide an extensive range of engineering, business study and natural sciences related study programmes. Local and visiting professors deliver study programmes to local and overseas students in English. Currently we welcome students from more than 60 countries at RTU Campus.
Traditionally studies at RTU have been accessible to international students due to affordable tuition fee, moderate living costs, guaranteed on-campus accommodation, high education standards, safety, religious and cultural tolerance.
Furthermore benefits like academic mobility and internships within Europe and beyond are accessible without additional costs.
Among RTU graduates there are Nobel Prize winners, presidents, prime-ministers and ministers of several European countries, key figures in Latvian business and industry.
Open arms welcome all RTU students, be they from across the world or from a neighbouring country. Support is provided throughout the whole enrolment and study period.

HEI International Masters
HEI International Bachelors
Accounting and Finance Accounting and Finance
Business, Management and Marketing Business, Management and Marketing
Chemistry Chemistry
Computer Science and Information Systems Computer Science and Information Systems
Economics Economics
Engineering: Civil Engineering: Civil
Engineering: Electronic and Electrical Engineering: Electronic and Electrical
Engineering: Mechanical Engineering: Mechanical
Geography and Environmental Studies Geography and Environmental Studies
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please give info about Msc in Railway transport program. what are the courses in this program . what is difference between 1.5 year and 3 year Msc.


Dear Student, Thank you for you interest to study in Riga Technical University. Are you register in our online application platform in You can register for studies in Riga Technical University here: Here you can find detailed description on study programmes that you are interested in: The difference between these study programmes is that study programme if you will study "Railway Transport" 1.5 years (60 credit points) you will obtain professonal Master Degree in Railway Transport, but if you will study in study programme "Railway Transport" 3 years (120 Credit points), you will obtain professional master degree in Railway Transport and qualification of an engineer in railway transport. Please note that these study programmes will be available only for Autumn 2016 intake. Meanwhile, we want to inform you that the application deadline for other study programmes for Spring 2016 intake is December 15, 2015. It means that you have to register in till December 15, 2015. Application fee is 150 USD. If you will register till December 15, 2015, you will have to make a payment for admission fee till December 30, 2015, but the sooner you will make the payment for admission fee, the sooner we will start to process your application, and the sooner you will be able to start your studies. If you have any questions, please contact me by sending an e-mail to Sincerely, Daina Urbane International Coordinator Foreign Student Department Riga Technical University Kalku Street 1, Room 318, LV-1050, Riga, Latvia Phone: +371 67089766


Do you have waivers for IELTS/TOEFL if my bachelor’s degree was taught in English?


If you obtained your bachlor's degree in English, you do not have to take IELTS or TOEFL test.