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The 100th Anniversary of Latvia’s Customs and the 25th Anniversary of Customs Education are Celebrated with an International Conference

  On November 7, 2019, the State Revenue Service (SRS) and Riga Technical University (RTU) organized a conference “Shaping a Smarter Future of Customs” to celebrate the centenary of Latvia’s Customs Service and the 25th anniversary of customs education. It brought together industry experts from all over the world to discuss current issues relevant to […]

RTU MOVES UP THREE PLACES IN QS ECCA RANKING

Riga Technical University (RTU) was ranked 54th in the QS Emerging Europe and Central Asia (ECCA) 2020 ranking, moving up three places in a year. The ECCA is a ranking of regional universities in Europe and Central Asia and includes a total of 350 leading universities in the region. The results of the ranking were […]

RTU Has Achieved the Highest Results So Far in The Eduniversal Ranking

The Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management (FEEM) of Riga Technical University (RTU) and Riga Business School (RBS) have been ranked high – in the 4 palms league – in the world’s best business school ranking «Eduniversal» for the fourth consecutive year for outstanding academic excellence, outstanding quality and strong international influence in business and […]

RTU RESEARCHERS WILL HELP TO RECOGNIZE AND MANAGE STRESS AT WORK

Researchers of Riga Technical University (RTU) within the framework of an international project are developing specific training modules and practical tools to help organizations and employees across Europe to recognize, prevent and avoid negative workplace stress. «We have been complaining about stress a lot lately. But stress should be seen as a normal part of […]

RTU HAS BEEN INCLUDED IN THE EUROPE TEACHING RANKINGS 2019 AND IT IS THE HIGHEST RANKED HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION IN LATVIA

Riga Technical University (RTU) is included in the 200+ best university group of the Europe Teaching Rankings 2019. This is the rating of the prestigious international rating agency THE (Times Higher Education), which uses student surveys as the main source of data for in-depth assessment of two criteria – learning and teaching. RTU has been […]

RIGA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY RECEIVES AWARD FOR LEADERSHIP IN INNOVATION

Riga Technical University (RTU) has been given the award for «Leadership in Innovation» for its contribution to promoting innovation, and has been placed in the Platinum Category of the Sustainability Index assessment for the second year in a row. The high evaluations were achieved through purposeful efforts in the development of innovation, as well as […]

RTU MOVES UP IN THE PRESTIGIOUS «QS WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS»

Riga Technical University (RTU), compared to last year, has climbed to the 701–750 place in the «QS World University Rankings 2020», and this indicator is the highest out of all evaluation results of the three Latvian universities included in the ranking. The other two Latvian universities remained in the 801–1000 place range. RTU earned the […]

THREE UNIVERSITIES WILL OFFER A UNIQUE IT STUDY PROGRAMME FOR THE FUTURE DIGITAL LEADERS

  In the new academic year, Riga Technical University (RTU) will offer its students a new study programme «Computer Science and Organizational Technologies» developed jointly by Riga Technical University, University of Latvia (UL) and the State University of New York at Buffalo. This programme will educate and train high-level information technology (IT) experts — the […]

Deloitte Summer Academy

Dear Students, This is the last chance to apply for a four-day long boot-camp for free! Don’t miss out on a chance to test yourself, meet new people, and get to know your future profession inside out during four days of Deloitte Summer Academy! Event language – English Date – July 1-4 (4 days) Venue […]