Riga Technical University or Rīgas Tehniskā universitāte (RTU) - public higher education institution in Latvia. RTU was founded in 1862. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Riga.
Riga Technical University is one of the best universities of Latvia.
The university has its well deserved place among the top 5% of the world’s best universities.
Application process and the cost of tuition.
For evaluation the university uses the applicant's academic performance and examination results.
The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters.
RTU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 2,500 USD/year.
Doing your master’s studies at RTU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 3,316 USD.
In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships.
Here you can choose from a wide array of full-time programs, however the students are not limited to them as the university also offers online courses and programs.
For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.rtu.lv.
The composition of the university.
Riga Technical University is medium in scale, teaching no more than 20 thousand students at a time.
Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process.
The academic staff includes more than 2000 teachers and professors.
The students may participate in various student exchange programs.
The university is also present on social media platforms: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of RTU.
The university has a functioning library.
For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered.
Riga Technical University is a part of a few associations like - European University Association (EUA), Baltic Sea Region University Network (BSRUN), Baltic University Programme (BUP), European Association for International Education (EAIE), European Union Universities of Small States Association (EUS), European Universities Public Relations and Information Officers Association (EUPRIO).
|Rīgas Tehniskā universitāte|
|Bachelor (foreigners)||2,487 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||3,316 USD/year.|
|Bachelor (citizens)||2,227 USD/year.|
|Master (citizens)||3,282 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$395 -805 USD/month|