Rigas Tehniska universitate

Rigas Tehniska universitate Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 1507

University Overview

Rigas Tehniska universitate (Riga Technical University) was founded in 1862 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the major city of Riga (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Daugavpils, Liepaja, Ventspils, and Cesis are all places where this school maintains a branch campus. Rigas Tehniska universitate (RTU) ranking is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Latvian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Latvijas Republikas Izglitibas un zinatnes ministrija (Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia). In a variety of fields of study, Rigas Tehniska universitate (RTU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 158-year-old Latvian university offers a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Rigas Tehniska universitate (RTU) ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Rigas Tehniska universitate Ranking

University Identity

Name Rigas Tehniska universitate
Acronym RTU
Founded 1862
Motto The World Demands Technical Minds!
Colours Green, black and white

University Location

Address Kalku Street 1 Riga 1658 Riga Latvia
Tel +371 (67) 089 300
Fax +371 (67) 089 302
Other locations Daugavpils, Liepaja, Ventspils, Cesis

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Kalku Street 1 Riga 1658 670 89333

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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 (EU²S²) European Universities Public Relations and Information Officers (EUPRIO)

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