Riga Technical University in Latvia offers a range of Master´s degrees in engineering and aviation. Postgraduate degrees include: General Mechanical Engineering, Aircraft Maintenance and Industrial Engineering and Management. Riga Technical University is the oldest technical university in the Baltics and was established on October 14, 1862. It is the second largest university in Latvia boasting 35 institutes and 8 faculties and a total of 15,735 students with over 800 MBA graduates.
Riga, which is the capital of Latvia is known as the pearl of the Baltics and is located on the Gulf Coast and has beautiful and breathtaking scenery. It is included in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage list and people refer to it as a place where centuries meet. Students studying here will be immersed in old cultures and modern technologies, in fact Riga is the city with the most free wifi hotspots per capita in Europe.
The MA in Aircraft Maintenance Engineer is designed to train students to become engineers specializing in aviation and avionics. The two year Master´s program will focus upon CAMO Engineering and technical, operational and maintenance pressures impacting flight operations. Students will learn how to maintain aviation transportation infrastructure. Graduates from previous years have found work as aircraft freight engineers, aviation maintenance engineers within governmental bodies or private limited companies.
The MA in Industrial Engineering and Management is a one year Master´s program specializing in technology with students learning about operational systems and strategy with emphasis on business management. Graduates of this program will be able to use their knowledge of marketing, production and design in engineering fields. Ex-students have found careers in development work as engineers and some have started their own business.
The General Mechanical Engineering Degree is both an undergraduate and postgraduate program that offers students in electives like robotics, mechanics, biological engineering and electrical engineering. The career options for graduates are numerous and graduates have found careers in the automobile, aviation, transportation and shipyard industries. Students can also find work in companies involved in the packaging industry, and automation of industrial processes.
Whatever course you decide to study at Riga Technical University the institution has a reputation as centre of excellence in technology and engineering and you will be awarded with a successful qualification and career. If you are interested in any of the programs above then sign up for the free webinar that will be held on the 13th of April 2016. The live interactive event will be run by the course directors and will deal with things like the admissions process, course structure, internships and what life is like as a student in Latvia. To register for the event then fill out the form below: [wufoo username=”web2present” formhash=”z13kzlgp0i24m3s” autoresize=”true” height=”519″ header=”show” ssl=”true”]