Jan 31, 2019

List of Top Ranking Universities in Latvia for International Students 2019

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Latvia is one of the most emerging study abroad destinations in Europe. The Universities in Latvia is introducing more and more English taught programs for the international students every year. Three of the Latvian Universities featured in the Top Universities ranking by QS World University Rankings, and two featured in the rankings by Times Higher Education University Rankings for 2019. Here we are talking about Universities in Latvia for international students.

1. Riga Technical University

The first technical University in Baltic countries, as well as first Technical University in Imperial Russia when it was established back in 1862, and it is one of the Public Universities in Latvia. The University has programs in engineering, science, agriculture, and chemistry. The University was also the first Baltic University to offer the MBA (Master of Business Administration) in English. There are number of courses available in to study in English along with MBA, and the University’s business school, Riga Business School was established in 1991 in cooperation with University of Ottawa in Canada and State University of New York at Buffalo. The University is the best University in Latvia, with influence on the Latvian culture and research output.

Located In

QS World Ranking

THE University Ranking

Riga, Latvia

751-800

801-1000

2. Riga Stradins University

Known for the advancements in Healthcare and Social Sciences, RSU is the only University in Latvia which is integrated with the healthcare system of the country and that is what makes it one of the preferred Universities in Latvia for medical studies. It is the Second Best University in Latvia, ranked right below the Riga Technical University. The University, as mentioned below offers courses in Medicine such as dentistry, medicine, Pharmacy and Public Health. Out of approximately 7000 students in RSU, 2000 are international students.

Located In

QS World Ranking

Riga, Latvia

801-1000

3. University of Latvia

University of Latvia

Another one of the public Universities in Latvia, University of Latvia is one of the largest and prestigious Universities in Latvia and Baltic Countries. It was established in 1919. There are more than 14000 students enrolled in the University, and third of them are in Business and Economics Faculty of the University. The other faculties include biology, Chemistry, Physics and Optometry, Psychology and Arts, Earth Sciences, law, humanity and Computing.

Located In

QS World Ranking

THE University Ranking

Riga, Latvia

801-1000

801-1000

4. University of Liepaja

University of Liepaja

One of the smaller Universities in Latvia with student count around 1516, the University of Liepaja is known for providing all levels of education. Basic, Master’s Program and Doctoral Programs. The English Language Courses on offer at University of Liepaja:

  1. Physics

  2. New Media Arts (Master)

  3. Information Technology (Bachelor)

  4. Information Technology

  5. Computer Science

5. Turiba University

The largest business institute in Latvia, The Turiba University was established in 1953. There are five branches in of Turiba University across Latvia. There are four faculties of Turiba University, namely business administration, law, international tourism, and communication. The Bachelor program for hospitality and tourism management at Turiba University have obtained WTO TedQual certificate from the renowned United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). If you are looking to study business and Management, or the International Tourism in Latvia, Turiba University is something to look forward, too.

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