Vice-President of Vietnam visits RTU campus.

On 20 October the Vice President of Vietnam Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh and representatives of various ministries in Vietnam visited RTU Campus while being on the official visit in Latvia. During the meeting  Deputy Rector of International Academic Cooperation and Studies Professor Igors Tipans presented study programs and opportunities offered by RTU to foreign students, while Professor Gatis Bazbauers, Vice-Rector of Science informed about the areas of scientific research at RTU. At the end of the visit, the Vice-President and the accompanying delegation visited the Faculty of Architecture and the Design Factory.

24-hour Reading Room

Starting from October 17th students can use a 24-hour reading room in RTU Scientific Library in Paula Valdena Street 5, 1st floor and study also during the night hours and outside the library or faculties working hours.

Note that the library is closed in the sanitary hour from 7:30 until 8:30, a clean-up day, state holidays of the Republic of Latvia and the days before state holidays after 14:00.

To enter the 24-hour reading room, read the terms of use in ORTUS,  register as a user and scan a specially registered user’s student card  at the entrance.

Enjoy your studies!

Cooperation Between China and Central and Eastern European Countries

On September 21, 22 at the University of Novi Sad, Serbia, the Fourth Meeting of China-Central and East European (CEE) Higher Education Institutions Consortium Meeting and the Fifth China-CEE countries Education Policy Dialogue took place. During the meeting, opportunities for co-operation between Chinese and European universities to develop joint study programs, scholarship projects, ways to promote the exchange of students from China and 16 Central and Eastern European countries in the framework of the new Silk Road project were discussed. Professor Igors Tipans, Deputy Rector of the RTU represented Latvia in the consortium meeting. RTU as a member of the consortium will have more opportunities to develop cooperation with the leading universities of the People’s Republic of China.

For more information: http://www.china-ceec.org/eng/zdogjhz_1/t1495653.htm

RTU Non-Traditional Sports Games

RTU international students had a lot of fun in RTU Non-Traditional Sports Games 2017 on September 9 at RTU Sports, Seminar and Recreation Centre “Ronīši”.

It’s not only a nice tradition, but also a good chance to know each other better and make friends.

Check photos!

The Post-Doctoral Project for Young Researchers

The Office of the Vice-Rector for Research of RTU has announced selection of the post-doctoral applications of RTU  to increase capacity of young researchers  by providing possibilities to start their career in a scientific institution.

Read more: https://www.rtu.lv/en/science/post-doctoral/activity-post-doctoral-research-aid 

 Post-doctoral applications can be submitted from 10 August till 29 September 2017 by Latvian and foreign researchers that have acquired a doctorate not more than five years before the submission deadline.

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If you require any assistance concerning admission, please feel free to contact us via WhatsApp (+371) 25714286.

1st RTU International Alumni Event

The first RTU international alumni event took place on 7–8 July. The event was organised in honour of the 155th anniversary of RTU and the 25th anniversary of RTU Foreign Students Department. Its aim was to bring together former RTU foreign students in order to form the basis for the international network of foreign alumni and their future activities. During the event, alumni met former fellow students and academic staff members, as well as visited places where their studies and extracurricular activities took place.

 

Grand Graduation Event

On 30th June the grand graduation event took place in Arena Riga. First time in the history of  RTU , all graduates had diplomas in one ceremony, these were more than 1000 students. Foreign Students department is proud of 197 international graduates in 2016/2017 study year.

     

Korean speech contest

On 31 May, Korean speech contest took place in the premises of International Cooperation Centre of RTU Foreign students department at Kronvalda Boulevard 1. The contest was organized by King Sejong Institute Riga in cooperation with RTU Foreign students department.  The best speaker Dace Lešinska was awarded with 8-days long trip to Seoul.

Since September 2016, King Sejong Institute Riga has been offering RTU students, employees and other interested parties the courses of the Korean language, providing the insights into Korean culture and traditions, technology development and art.

     

 

 

Join Cricket Sporting League

Latvian Cricket Federation invites you to participate in Cricket sporting league in Latvia.

Join the meeting on  Tuesday, April 11,  2017 at 6 p.m., at RTU Main Building Room 317A.

 Pl. contact : 

Mr. Kartik Desai + 371 25749259  

Mr. Sundar Vaideeswaran + 371 29330125  

latvia.cricket@gmail.com