Latvia

Latvia

Latvia is a country on the Baltic Sea between Lithuania and Estonia known for its strong national identity, diverse culture, modern cities and landscapes ranging from wide beaches to dense, sprawling forests. Latvia's capital is Riga, home to museums and churches, notable wooden and art nouveau architecture, a vast Central Market and a medieval Old Town.

RIGA

RIGA is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Latvia with a population of 717,000. It is also the political, economical and cultural centre of the country and a city of dynamic improvement and change.

It has an enchanting medieval Old Town with a maze of cobbled streets and small cafes littered all around it, and the greatest concentration of 19th and 20th century Art Nouveau architecture in Europe. However, is RIGA not just history, old buildings and museums. You will also find it to be a vibrant modern city with a rich cultural life.

RIGA is often called "The City that Inspires", and we firmly believe that you'll find your academic experience here inspiring, too. Choosing RIGA for your studies will be the beginning of an inspiring experience, as you will get to know a different culture, new traditions and above all ? new people

RIGA Stradi's University (RSU), Latvia

RIGA Stradi's University (RSU) (Latvian: Rigas Stradi'a universit, Latin: Universitas Rigensis Stradina) is a public universitylocated in the city of Riga, Latvia. The Stradi's (pronounced stradi) name in the university's title is fitting, since members of the Stradin? family have had a significant influence on the course of community and academic life in Latvia for over a century. The professional work of Pauls Stradi's, Dean of the University of Latvia Faculty of Medicine, ensured the passing on of the values, standards, and quality of education in medicine, creating a bridge between pre - and post-war Latvian education and science, and placing a firm foundation for the creation and development of Riga Stradi's University.

Currently there are 9 Faculties at RSU. They are:

Medical Sciences:

  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Public Health and Social Welfare
  • Faculty of Rehabilitation

Social Sciences:

  • Faculty of Communications (including Department of Communication Studies and Department of Sociology)
  • Faculty of European Studies (including Department of Political Science and Department of Economics)

Law:

  • Faculty of Law

Post-graduate departments:

  • Faculty of Continuing Education

Program Focus: Medicine

Why study medicine in Latvia? Our Medical programme is specifically designed to teach students the core competencies that are required in order to become highly skilled doctors who upon graduation are capable to pursue a wide variety of careers.

This programme is characterised by student cooperation and active engagement in group work. Studies involve working on a series of patient-centred problems, revealing the basic principles that influence human health and disease. The medical knowledge and practical clinical skills are obtained by giving students the opportunity to work with patients as early as in the 3rd year.

The Faculty of Medicine offers professional education, and the opportunity to study medicine under the guidance of professors from Latvian universities and hospitals, as well as from abroad. As a student of the “Medicine” programme, you will acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills, which are competitive in Europe and the rest of the world.

Study programme1st year2nd year3rd year4th year5th year6th year
Medicine12 000 12 000 12 000 12 000 12 000 12 000 *

* 10000 EUR for students who have completed the previous 5 academic years at RSU successfully, with good academic standing and without interruptions.

Processing charges:

First Option - Total 5000/- we will charge and this payment will be taken against registration.

Second Option - Our charges will be 25,000/- to be paid in three instalments :

  • 5,000/- at registration.
  • 15,000/- against visa papers
  • 5000/- after visa

We will share 50% of the commission with you of which we are receiving from University after deducting expenses or taxes( we will receive 10% of first year tuition fees)- it will be paid in min 4-5 months time after commencement of studies of student in University.

Please find the website of University:

Intake - Feb-2018

Living expenses in Latvia - 300-400 euro per month

(it might be less or more a per student living nature)