«RISEBA» University of Business, Arts and Technology

  • 28.05 2020 Publications

«RISEBA» University of Business, Arts and Technology was founded in 1992. It is located in Riga. RISEBA was among the first private university in Latvian Republic with the state accreditation. The university is also obtained International Quality Accreditation (CEEMAN) of the International Association for the development of management which is promoted high quality of education. In addition, RISEBA has acquired two European Management Development Fund (EFMD) accreditation EPAS. Alumni and graduates of the university are mangers and high-level specialists in business, marketing and creative industries.

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Study at RISEBA

RISEBA offers 20 academic bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, doctoral study programmes. In 7 academic programmes students may enroll in a dual degree programme and if they can handle their academic rigor, they may be awarded by two university degrees. Depending on the selected specialties, studies can be held in Latvian, Russian or English languages. Some programmes offer study in several languages.

Main study programs:

  • Business and economics
  • Media and communication
  • Architecture and design
  • Audiovisual Media Art

The university offers tuition discounts for active students with a history of successful academic performance and who achieved the best results of studies. Also, RISEBA offers 50 places which are funded by the state, compensating the tuition fee paid by the students who are enrolled in bachelor's degree programs. Professionals are offered the opportunity to gain additional knowledge in courses organized by the Career Growth Center. Also, all students are assisted in opening their own businesses.

International opportunities and cooperation

RISEBA is actively involved in the Erasmus+ exchange programme for students, teachers and institution. Within the framework of this programme, the university cooperates with more than 130 universities in 35 countries. Any teacher and student, including foreign students who have completed with at least a passing grade all courses in the first year curriculum, are eligible can participate in Erasmus+ programme.

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RISEBA Student Residence, comfortable hostels and dormitories offers accommodation for the University students. RISEBA Student Residence was founded by one of the University graduates and opened in 2015. Six-storey building is located at 20 Krisjana Valdemara iela, in the heart of the historical center of Riga. It will take 25-minute public transport drive from Student Residence to the RISEBA buildings.

Guest house RISEBA Student Residence Krisjaņa Valdemara str. 20, Riga, LV-1010


Foreign students are offered for accommodation single, double, triple and quad rooms. Each room is equipped with modern water-closet and shower. Among amenities are common living room with big TV and common full kitchen.

What services are included into rent cost?

Depending on the number of people that will live in the room, the prices are varied from 230 EUR to 280 EUR per month.

Monthly rent payment includes:

  • all utility expenses;
  • Wi-Fi internet;
  • 24/7 security and concierge services;
  • room cleaning services;
  • common areas cleaning services.

Students are offered self-service laundry facility, laundry ironing room and drying clothes indoors room, rooms for study and leisure room.

What additional services are offered?

For extra charge students are offered:

  • security safe for valuables;
  • accommodation of the guest/visitors:
  • private parking;
  • wide range of car leasing offers;
  • Other services by request.

What are located nearby?

RISEBA Student Residence is located in area only 300 meter from the Latvian National Museum of Art; 400 meter from the sport and entertainment center “Skonto”; 600 meter from Riga Congress Hall, the largest concert hall in the Riga center. It will take only a few minutes of walk to reach Galleria Riga, the downtown shopping centre on several floors which offers dozens of shops, restaurants and bars as well as a Rimi supermarket will serve all or most of students’ grocery needs. The distance between Riga international airport and RISEBA Student Residence is 9 km.