RTU is a modern internationally recognized university. It is the only polytechnic university in Latvia and the largest university in the country – it educates and trains almost 15 thousand students. RTU is focused on becoming a third generation university that not only provides high quality education, but also conducts advanced research and ensures innovation and technology transfer, practically implementing scientific discoveries. In the nine faculties of RTU it is possible to obtain high quality education not only in engineering, but also in social sciences and humanities. Study programs implemented by RTU have been positively evaluated by international experts and are officially accredited. RTU is constantly developing its infrastructure by constructing a campus on Ķīpsala Island. On completion, the campus will be the most advanced engineering study centre in the Baltic Region.
The Campus houses a full range of facilities a student might need – faculties, library, laboratories, students’ hostel, Students Parliament, Student Service Center, creative laboratories and interest centers, swimming pool, promenade and a shopping center.
Vibrant social life
Develop your talent singing, dancing, acting or playing music in one of the artistic groups of RTU or doing sports in one of RTU sports teams.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings particularly appreciated the cooperation RTU maintains with entrepreneurs and industry
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 has particularly appreciated the cooperation RTU maintains with entrepreneurs and industry.
Source: Riga Technical University