Professional post-graduate programme: Master of Architecture (MA) is a logical continuation of RISEBA University,  Faculty  of Architecture and Design ( FAD),  Bachelor of Science Architecture programme.
The MA programme is an accredited  professional degree in architecture which permits graduates to pursue architects’ professional certification and accepted in the Republic of Latvia. 

Degree awarded: Professional Master's degree in Architecture
CP/ECTS 80/120
Accreditation until December 31, 2021
Study form Full time evening studies
Language English
Tuition fee per year 4960 EUR
Programme length  2 years

FAD Website of the programme:

Programme director



Rudolfs Dainis Smits
E - mail:




Programme  curriculum

Architecture and Urban Planning studies Business, Professional practice, Law and BIM technologies

Architecture Design and Research: sustainability and construction industry trends
Urban planning and global planning trends
Urban anthropology , social and economic forces
Transport infrastructure and modality
Urban planning research documentation methodology
Heritage protection, preservation guidelines and urban planning

Building Information modelling
Sustainable Design ( BREEAM and LEED)
Professional Law and liability
International practice, design and project management
Social competence 
Business administration and management

Electives and Independent study options


Design innovation  and experimental research projects
Fine art studies


Study methods

Professional postgraduate programme “Architecture” is designed to provide students with professional postgraduate level education and practical experience of a high quality in architecture and urban planning, as well as deep theoretical knowledge in architecture and urban planning science, which would be beneficial for correspondent scientific field and grow Latvian intellectual potential in accordance with European Union standards and priorities due to ongoing process of globalization.

Application process

Admission requirements 2020/2021

RISEBA Architecture and media centre H2O 6

Address: Durbes street 4, Riga, LV-1007
Fax: + 371 67 500 252 
+ 371 29349122
Skype: riseba_udens





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