RTU offers a wide range of study programmes at college, bachelor's, master's and doctoral level, providing the largest number of state-funded study places in Latvia. Study work is organised at four faculties and one institute in Riga, as well as at regional centres in Cēsis, Daugavpils, Liepāja and Ventspils.

All study programmes

Bachelor studies

Master studies

Doctoral studies

RTU is the leader in research and innovation in the Baltic States. University research is an integral part of the study process.

Admission/How to Apply

Deadlines and procedure


Scientific Library

The Scientific Library of RTU is an academic library of state significance accredited within the State United Library Information System with the largest collection of traditional sources on engineering and architecture in Latvia – approximately 1.5 million items. The library provides access to a number of electronic resources – databases with 47 000 e-journals and 148 000 e-books – which are available at the library premises and remotely to the registered users.

Academic Calendar

Short-Term Studies

You can learn in Intensive English Summer School, Short Term Courses and Foundation Courses.


RTU students have the opportunity to live in one out of seven cozy apartment buildings or dormitory type students’ hostels. RTU offers accommodation in double and triple rooms. All rooms are furnished. All hostels provide such facilities as kitchenette, WC and shower, as well as self-service laundry services and Internet.  Some hostels also house a mini gym. Any RTU student can apply for a residential permit at one of the students’ hostels in accordance with the allocation criteria and procedures.

Student life

Along with intensive study and research work RTU provides students with the opportunity to get involved in an entire range of extra-curricular activities. Students can approve themselves at different artistic amateur groups, in sports activities, as well as working in student self-governments and parliament.

RTU Grand Graduation

Questions and answers

Immigration regulations

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