Riga Stradins University
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Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU) is the Baltic leader in medical and health care studies. RSU has a 28 year history in teaching international students and has the largest number of international students in the Baltic region.
The programs taught in English are: Medicine (MD), Dentistry (DDS), Pharmacy, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy as well as Master’s programs in Health Management, Public Health, Rehabilitation, Social Work With Children and Youth, International Governance and Diplomacy . The total number of RSU students is 8 500 students, 2 100 of which are international students. The majority of international students are from the EU countries studying in study programmes “Medicine” (full tuition 72 000 EUR) and “Dentistry” (full tuition 73 000 EUR). There are about 75 Portuguese students currently studying at RSU.
Diplomas issued by RSU are recognized in all EU/EEA countries. Our alumni are employed in Harvard Medical School, Google, the Parliament of Latvia, world leading hospitals and private practices.
RSU also boasts of the number and activity of student organisations. There is the International Student Association, Student Scientific Society and many International student clubs. Our students produce more than 200 scientific research papers each year.
Being the leading academic research institution in medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, and rehabilitation and nursing sciences in Latvia, RSU operates 19 laboratories, 8 academic schools, 5 institutes and 4 research centres. The university has cooperation with over 150 universities in the EU.