12 months
4190 EUR/year
4190 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The growing demand for infrastructure to sustain modern societies and underpin economic and social development requires creative solutions from all engineering professionals. We offer a master degree in Civil Engineering at Riga Technical University. 


The Master study programme “Civil Engineering” from Riga Technical University provides students the skills to shape and maintain the built environment around us.

The aim of the Master study programme is to ensure academic education in the field of engineering and subfield of civil engineering and construction in order to train and educate students and prepare them for further studies at the Doctoral study programme. The programme is intended to train students to perform pedagogical work at the HEI as well as practical work at the enterprises.

Career options

  • Postgraduates become licensed professional engineers and work in positions in a wide range of settings including consulting firms, industry or government or start their own companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Rheology of Structural Elements
  • Structural Analysis (special course)
  • Optimization in Engineering Design
  • Metrology, Investigation and Testing of Structures
  • Management of Quality in Construction
  • Buildings Elements Protection
  • Technology of Building Repair Works

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.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Riga Technical University and/or in Latvia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Professional Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering. 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

    4190 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4190 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4190 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4190 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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