24 months
3900 EUR/year
3900 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Professional Master study programme “Aviation Transport” at Riga Technical University provides the level of knowledge that complies with the requirements related to performing certain responsibilities defined by the professional standard, International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and European Commission Regulation No 2042/2003.


The goal Aviation Transport programme from Riga Technical University is to provide the education required for the specialists of the air transport field, who would promote the renovation and maintenance of air transport field infrastructure, execution of works related to the maintenance of aircraft mechanisms and avionic systems, analysis and design of systems operation.

Career options

  • Aviation specialists have a wide range of labour market opportunities: aircraft maintenance engineers at airports, design engineers in companies that manufacture aircraft and aviation systems, engineers in aviation repair companies, researchers in research centres, specialists in air transport logistics in logistic companies, etc. 
  • They can also carry out analytical and managing work in companies as well as scientific research activity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Methods for Test Planning and Data Processing
  • Theory of Elasticity
  • Aircraft Maintenance and its Technical Management
  • Finite Element Method and its Applications
  • Mechanics and Strengh of Composite Materials
  • Structures Dynamics
  • Laser Technology in Production and Repair of Vehicles

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS

120 ECTS or 181.5 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Professional Bachelor Degree in Aviation Transport and /or 5th Level Professional Qualification in Aviation Transport (2 years).
  • Bachelor Degree of Engineering Science in Mechanical Engineering (for studies majoring in Aviation Transport) or Electrical Engineering (for studies majoring in Avionics) (3 years). Education documents must be accompanied by English translations of all certificates and transcripts along with approval of the documents authenticity;
  • Students applying for master programmes will be asked to record a video interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3900 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3900 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Riga

503 - 783 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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