|Type of study programme||Professional master studies|
|Degree||Professional Master in Civil Construction and Real Estate Management or Professional Master Degree in Civil Construction and Real Estate Management and a Professional Qualification of a Real Estate Economist|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2020|
|Duration||Full time - 1.5 or 2.5 years|
|Credit points||60 or 102 (ECTS: 90 or 153)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||International students are offered a Latvian language course (4,5 ECTS) in the framework of the study program.|
|Fees||2670 EUR per year (2019/2020)|
|Study programme description||The Master study programme is a combination of engineering, economics, management and communication. It is designed for professionals in the field of business administration, real estate management and civil engineering who wish to manage international projects for building construction and real estate in the future.
The programme enables students to adapt to foreign environments and to become acquainted with different mentalities and habits. The programme strives to educate entrepreneurs and managers in the latest developments in the field of building entrepreneurship and real estate development.
Graduates can work in real estate companies, house management companies, civil construction and building projects, governmental institutions and local governments. They are qualified to fulfil various positions including manager, project manager and construction manager.
|Study programme link||fsd.rtu.lv/studies/masters-studies/#tab-id-4
|Requirements||• Bachelor Degree of Social Sciences in Economics; Business Administration; Legal studies; or Bachelor Degree of Engineering Science in Civil Engineering
• Proficiency in the English language
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Riga Technical University (RTU) is the oldest university in Latvia, and it has long-standing traditions dating back to 1862. It is an accredited, fully state owned, internationally recognized European level university. According to the requirements of the European Space for Higher Education, RTU offers academic and professional study programmes at three levels – bachelor, master and doctoral studies. RTU is the only engineering university providing engineering programmes and business studies in Latvia. At present it is one of the largest technical universities in the Baltic Sea region and gathers nearly 16 000 students at eight faculties in various study programmes.
RTU has a leading role in number of research projects financed by the EU. Among university alumni there are presidents, prime-ministers and ministers of several European countries, key figures in Latvia’s business and industry. All European countries according to the Lisbon Convention recognize the diplomas issued by the Riga Technical University, on Recognition of Qualification Concerning Higher Education in the European Region, signed in April 1997. RTU degrees are also recognized in the United States, Canada, India, Pakistan, Lebanon, Syria, Nepal, Cameroon, Nigeria and other countries. In 2002 several of RTU engineering programs were approved by United States, Department of Veteran Affairs as eligible for «G. I. Bill» financial benefits.
Population in the city of Riga: 637 971
Total number of students: 14672 (2017/18)
Number of International students: 1447 (2017/18)
Number of academic staff: 976 (2017/18)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: RTU residences
• From 69,50 EUR per person in shared room per month (3 persons).
• From 124,50 EUR per person in shared room per month (2 persons).
• From 295.50 EUR a month in a single room.