Riga Technical University Rankings

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In the World#1146 of 14178
In Europe#421 of 2794
In Latvia#1 of 28
In Riga#1 of 21

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
rtu.lv
Languages
Latvian;Russian;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,330
Citations
41,289

Riga Technical University majors

by publication count

Materials science
1,873
Computer science
1,487
Engineering
1,281
Chemistry
692
Business
388
Environmental science
285
Mathematics
166
Physics
149
Economics
115
Geography
70
Political science
64
Medicine
59
Geology
48
Psychology
44
Biology
32
Sociology
31
Art
7
History
5
Philosophy
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering10265,387
Materials science118112,782
Business16211,117
Computer science18173,212
Environmental science1921989
Economics1928642
Chemistry21304,880
Political science2360103
Geology2474151
Physics2551427
Mathematics2966497
Art29792
Sociology325651
Geography338568
Medicine4015317
Biology4214347
Psychology518034

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1992223
1993305
19942826
19953541
19962142
19974175
19983677
19993888
200059101
200142152
200259166
200361192
200466197
200577257
2006107419
2007104487
2008202590
2009238706
2010206832
20113691160
20123971402
20133881620
20145521906
20157782358
20166062711
20176633360
20185833285
20196514208
20203704414

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsCentralized examinations when graduating from secondary education
Academic CalendarSeptember to June
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

Local studetns1850 to 2680 (USD)

Riga Technical University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
DoktoraArchitecture, Automation and Control Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Power Engineering, Production Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

General info

Alternative namesRTU
Rigas Tehniska universitate
Founded1862
WikipediaRiga Technical University
AccreditationLatvijas Republikas Izglitibas un zinatnes ministrija
MottoThe World Demands Technical Minds!
Colorsgreen, black, white
Academic structureFaculty of Architecture
Faculty of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications
Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management
Faculty of Material Science and Applied Chemistry
Faculty of Power and Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Transport and Aeronautics
Faculty of E-Learning Technologies and Humanities
Riga Business School
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
Baltic Sea Region University Network (BSRUN)
Baltic University Programme (BUP)
European Association for International Education (EAIE)
European Union Universities of Small States Association (EU²S²)
European Universities Public Relations and Information Officers (EUPRIO)

Location and Contacts

AddressKalku Street 1
Riga, Riga, 1658
Latvia
City population699,000
Phone+371 (67) 089 300
Fax+371 (67) 089 302

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