The GENERAL ENGLISH FOUNDATION (FS) has been designed for students, who intend to improve English proficiency and continue studies in the study programmes offered by Riga Technical University or any other EU universities
Applicants are requested to present a copy of an Internationally recognized English certificate
Riga Technical University TOEFL code: 8498
After the Foundation period, students shall pass the International exam (min B2 level) to qualify for the studies in their selected Full-time study programme.
The program has been designed to improve English proficiency level to provide a realistic environment within which students can develop the skills to start and manage the study process in the degree programmes effectively.
Please note: At least 60% of maximum possible results is expected in order to qualify for studies at RTU.
Proof of English certificate or other acceptable information, according to the set language requirements by the Riga Technical University.
To proceed with further examination application fee shall be paid.
Application fee is EUR 150 (non-refundable) per student. Online application will be processed only after application fee received.
NOTE: Candidate pays all bank commission fees for international transfer.
Once the first 2 steps have been fulfilled an invitation to complete Video interview will be sent via online application system.
Also a request to do online entrance examinations are sent out (if applicable).
After receiving all required documents the university sends those to ENIC/NARIC Center for evaluation. The ENIC/NARIC Center evaluates foreign qualifications. This process may take time up to 1 month. Several cases may take longer.
Results on admission are informed after all the above steps of application process have been done.
Programme Tuition Fee
* Accommodation, travel and living expenses, health insurance are covered by an applicant.
For any questions regarding admission into RTU Foundation Semester, contact Foreign Students Foundation and Short-Term courses Unit:
Ms Marite Tranina