24 months
3800 EUR/year
3500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Academic Master study programme “Computer Systems” at Riga Technical University is 2 years long and provides students with advanced knowledge in computer science with focus on modeling and development of computer systems, software engineering and systems theory and analysis.


Laboratories, practical and individual works allow acquiring practical skills for development of the whole spectrum of computer systems, in particular information, database, intelligent and software systems. 

The important part of the Computer Systems study programme from Riga Technical University is scientific workshops where students supervised by professors acquire research and result presentation skills.

Career options

  • Graduates can start working in information technology companies (or in IT departments of other companies) within software development projects playing a variety of roles such as system analysts, architects and designers, programmers, test engineers, technical writers, and managing development teams and projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Network Software
  • Applied Software Systems (scientific seminar)
  • Advanced Software Technologies (scientific seminar)
  • Development Methods of Applied Intelligent Software Systems
  • Theory of Software Reliability

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


121 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

  • Bachelor Degree of Engineering Science in Computer Control and Computer Science. 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

    3800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3800 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 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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