Riga Technical University

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 (Latvia)

Kalku 1

Tel. 0037167809084


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.