|Type of study programme||Master studies|
|Credit points||60 (ECTS: 90)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||During studies international students join groups of local students that follow the study program in English.|
|Fees||3770 EUR / 2650 LVL per year
The tuition fee can be paid by installments.
|Study programme description||This is a two year, part-time postgraduate programme. It is designed for those holding a degree or equivalent qualification in subjects other than Business Studies. It typically appeals to engineers, scientists, IT and arts graduates who are now pursuing or proposing to pursue a career in business. However we have many business and economics graduates in our programme as well and they also find this programme rewarding and challenging.
The programme includes the following main modules:
Induction – essentials of management studies. Business and its environment – Organisational Behaviour, Marketing, Finance, Legal Environment, Operations, Human Resources, Information Technologies. Strategy – includes business simulation (this module takes place at the University of Salford, UK). Entrepreneurial Leadership – Entrepreneurial Process, Management Development, Systems Thinking and Decision Making, Creativity and the Management of Innovation and Change.
Elective modules: Management in Global Context, Managing Projects and Supply Chains, Customer Management, Financial Management
Individual Research Project (Dissertation)
|Study programme link||riseba.lv/en/master-studies/riseba-mba.html|
|Requirements||• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in any field
• English language test (IELTS 6.5 band score or a TOEFL score of 575 or above (232 computer based)
• 3 years working experience after graduating
RISEBA is inter-disciplinary, multicultural university, which trains and develops intelligent, creative and independently thinking individuals for the global market. RISEBA stands for excellent education, internationally recognized degrees, high quality of the study processes, excellent scientific research base and highly qualified academic staff.
RISEBA have been awarded International Quality Accreditation by Central and East European Management Development Association (CEEMAN).
Population in the city of Riga: 710 000
Total number of students: 2710 (2011/12)
Number of International students: 34 (2011/12)
Number of academic staff: 51
Accommodation possibilities and costs: RISEBA does not have dormitories, however it assists students in finding suitable accommodation. The prices are starting from 150 EUR/ 105 LVL/ 220 USD per month.