DIGITAL APPLICATIONS AT RIGA STRADINS UNIVERSITY
Due to a state of emergency in the Republic of Latvia, starting from 7 April 2020 Riga Stradins University will process all international student applications digitally (online). In order to continue admissions without interruptions, following the new instructions, please contact us to apply.
The tuition fees at Riga Stradins University is EUR 12,000 per year. Application fees of EUR 100 need to paid first, and EUR 1500 is also need to be paid as one time registration fees to the University. The cost of living in Latvia including the university hostel accommodation is approximately EUR 5000 per year.
The six year programme of the Riga Stradins University leads to an MD ( Medical Doctor) degree, which is considered equal to the MBBS of the UK and Ireland. The qualification is accepted all over the Europe. Indian students with an MD qualification from RSU are accepted qualified by the Medical Council of India (MCI) to sit the screening / licensing test, to qualify to practice medicine in Indian hospitals. The six year studies also qualify graduates for doctoral studies in various fields of Medicine in Latvia, other European countries like germany and other countries.
RSU graduates are successfully got in to their professional practice in countries like the UK, Ireland, Germany, the USA and many other countries including in the Middle East and south east asia.
Latvia belongs to the European Union and also comes under the Schengen group of countries that follow the borderless system, one visa 27 countries. Almost all the EU countries follow an unique education system that permits students to study at least one semester at an University of another EU country which has an agreement for exchange. A great opportunity indeed to make contacts and friends all over the Europe and the world.