M.Eng. On Campus

Innovative Road and Bridge Engineering

18 months
4000 EUR/year
4000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Master’s academic study programme “Innovative Road and Bridge Engineering” is implemented at Riga Technical University (RTU) in cooperation with Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU).


The Innovative Road and Bridge Engineering programme at Riga Technical University was developed in the light of higher professional education trends in Europe. 

The program is designed to be recognizable in Europe, so that students gain both theoretical knowledge and practical skills to be competitive and the corresponding requirements of the labor market. 

Career options

  • Postgraduates become qualified experts who can design roads, bridges and other structures for transport infrastructure, manage and maintain these structures; can make the design calculations, are familiar with construction material technology and construction management; can organize and manage the site resources professionally and in a cost-effective manner – may make the construction and operation process of planning and monitoring; can conduct scientific research and the development of new construction engineering theories and methods.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scientific Researches and Innovations
  • Innovative Pavement Structure Design
  • Nonlinear Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Bridges
  • Dimensional Road Design
  • Risk and Safety in Bridge Engineering
  • Innovative Timber and Reinforced Concrete Bridges
  • Durability of Bridge Structures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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 Civil Engineering or Professional Bachelor Degree in Transportation Engineering 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

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR per year during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR per year during 18 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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