Politics & Political Science
Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU, est. in 1950) is a modern, prestigious university recognised in Europe and the world that provides research-based, high-quality and exportable higher education. We offer mostly medical and health care studies, however, the number of RSU study programmes in social sciences are increasing every year. The programmes taught in English are: Medicine (MD), Dentistry (DDS), International Business and Start-up Entrepreneurship (Bachelor’s) as well as Master’s programmes in Health Management, International Governance (Diplomacy) and Russia and Eurasia Studies.
There are 10000 students studying at RSU out of which 2600 are international students. Our students represent 70 different countries (90% of RSU international students are from the EU/EEA countries).
RSU has been recognised as the best university with the highest reputation in Latvia. Since 2018, RSU has been ranked by QS rankings (801-1000) and since 2021 also by Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings (501-600).