In 2019 Riga Technical University in collaboration with Non-State Educational Entity International Academy of Uzbekistan organized its first Information and Study Center in Tashkent. This enables Uzbek students to study one semester not leaving home country.
On 12 October 2019 the preparatory courses were solemnly opened in the Baltic Center in Tashkent. The first 40 school-leavers commenced their study. The following study programs are offered at preparatory courses:
- Electronics and mobile communication
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanics and machine building
- Aviation transport
- Technical translation
and other professions that are currently in high demand at the market.
After successful completion of preparatory courses Tashkent students can study for a bachelor's degree program in RTU or other higher education institution of Europe and Republic of Uzbekistan.
On You Tube channel of the Baltic Center the first Uzbek intake of 2019 who continue study in Riga shared their impressions about their student life in Uzbekistan.