24 months
2600 EUR/year
2100 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The aim of the Master study programme “Economics” at Riga Technical University is to provide students with an in-depth theoretical knowledge in compliance with the master’s level education and national standards for academic education, as well as develop research skills necessary for analysts of economic processes and take decisions in today’s changing economy.


The economic processes in the world and in Latvia are changing rapidly, affecting one another. The issues related to energy, food, ecology, and demography s are topical as they affect the development of national economy and people’s welfare. 

The field of study is intended to develop the skills necessary to meet these challenges at the economic, sectoral, regional levels, as well as at the level of enterprises and households.

Career options

  • Study courses included in the Economics programme from Riga Technical University allow educating and training socially responsible and highly qualified specialists, whose knowledge, skills and competencies enable them to conduct research, to analyse and critically assess the economic realities of local and international government agencies and private sector companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomic Analysis
  • Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Financial and Commercial Calculation Methods
  • Theory of Economic Analysis
  • Econometrics
  • Scientific Seminars
  • International Competition
  • Market Economy : Problems and Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor Degree of Social Science in Economics or in Management Science, or comparable education. 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

    2600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2600 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2100 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.


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