12 months
4200 EUR/year
4200 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The goal of the program Railway Engineering from Riga Technical University is to educate and train specialists in the field of railway transport for the systems design and scientific work at an internationally recognized level.


The Railway Engineering program at Riga Technical University trains engineers who can understand the electrical engineering aspect of railway system in its totality and the above three focus areas in particular.

Career options

  • Graduates of the study program can develop railway transport companies and organizations, as well as develop educational institutions, as well as promote the development and maintenance of efficient railway transport technological systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Optimal Control of Transport Systems
  • Monitoring and Diagnostics Microprocessor Systems of Dynamic Objects
  • Telemechanic Control Systems
  • Computer Design Systems in Transportation
  • Distribution Data Processing Systems
  • Transportation Equipment Computer Design
  • Railway Transportation Microprocessor Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines





On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Professional Bachelor Degree in Railway Electrical Systems and/or Qualification of Engineer in Railway Electrical Systems, or comparable education (1,5 years).
  • Bachelor Degree of Engineering Science in Electrical Science (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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4200 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4200 EUR per year during 12 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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