Top 28 universities in Latvia

  1. Riga Technical University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1862
  2. Latvia University of Agriculture logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1939
  3. Riga Stradins University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1950
  4. Transport and Telecommunication Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1999
  5. Daugavpils University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1921
  6. Turiba University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1993
  7. Ventspils University College logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1997
  8. Art Academy of Latvia logo
    Founded
    1919
  9. Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1992
  10. Liepaja University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1954
  11. Stockholm School of Economics in Riga logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1994
  12. University of Latvia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1919
  13. Jazepa Vitola Latvian Academy of Music logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1920
  14. BA School of Business and Finance logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1997
  15. Baltic International Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    2,500
  16. Latvian Academy of Culture logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1990
  17. Riga Graduate School of Law logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1998
  18. Information Systems Management Institute logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1994
  19. Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1946
  20. Rezekne Higher Education Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1993
  21. Latvian Maritime Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1993
  22. Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1996
  23. Founded
    1993
  24. Founded
    1992
  25. School of Social Technologies logo
    Founded
    1991

The best cities to study in Latvia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Riga, Jelgava, Daugavpils, and Ventspils.

Average cost of living for students in Latvia is $458 + $59-421 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).