List of 21 best universities in Riga

We ranked 21 best universities in Riga based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 157K citations received by 14.9K publications made by 21 universities in Riga, measured the popularity of 292 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Riga
#1 in Latvia
#370 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
15,250
Founded
1919
#2 in Riga
#2 in Latvia
#520 in Europe
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1862
#3 in Riga
#6 in Latvia
#1341 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1999
#4 in Riga
#7 in Latvia
#1361 in Europe
Enrollment
125
Founded
1994
#5 in Riga
#9 in Latvia
#1452 in Europe
Enrollment
125
Founded
1998
#6 in Riga
#10 in Latvia
#1579 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1997
#7 in Riga
#11 in Latvia
#1712 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1950
#8 in Riga
#12 in Latvia
#1877 in Europe
Enrollment
125
Founded
1994
#9 in Riga
#13 in Latvia
#1893 in Europe
Founded
1919
#10 in Riga
#14 in Latvia
#1949 in Europe
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1993
#11 in Riga
#16 in Latvia
#1963 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1990
#12 in Riga
#17 in Latvia
#2044 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1992
#13 in Riga
#19 in Latvia
#2058 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
2,500
#14 in Riga
#20 in Latvia
#2070 in Europe
Enrollment
750
Founded
1920
#15 in Riga
#21 in Latvia
#2418 in Europe
Founded
1921
#16 in Riga
#22 in Latvia
#2437 in Europe
Founded
1992
#17 in Riga
#23 in Latvia
#2499 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1993
#18 in Riga
#24 in Latvia
#2625 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1946
#19 in Riga
#26 in Latvia
#2670 in Europe
Founded
1992
#21 in Riga
#28 in Latvia
#2745 in Europe
Founded
1991

Universities near Riga

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
21 Latvian Christian Academy 25
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Jurmala
38 Latvia University of Agriculture 3
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Jelgava
103 Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences 8
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Valmiera
123 Siauliai University 10
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Siauliai
123 Siauliai College 27
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Siauliai
126 North Lithuania College 31
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Siauliai
137 Panevezys College 22
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Panevezys
162 Ventspils University College 5
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Ventspils
186 Utena College 32
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Utena
191 Daugavpils University 4
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Daugavpils