Business Management



Master's study programme "Business Management" is built on the basis of the development trends of business management in the world and the responsibilities performed by the head of the organization. The study programme is implemented in distance learning, thus giving the opportunity to study in different places and at the most convenient time.
The program provides students with a strategic perspective on enterprise management, in-depth knowledge, skills and skills in business, economic and management issues. Aim of the study programme is to develop students’ in-depth knowledge of business management and, by providing practical application of theoretical insights, to improve the professional competences of a business manager for work in Latvia and abroad.

Study direction
Management, Administration and Real Estate Management
Degree awarded Professional Master's degree in Business Management
Akreditēta līdz 
until June 31st,2021
Studiju forma Part time (distance learning)
Valoda Latvian

*60 CP (90 ECTS) – a previously attained professional Bachelor’s education in management, entrepreneurship, economics, finance or a related field and a previously attained Level 5 professional qualification.
**70 CP (105 ECTS) - a previously attained academic profiling or professional Bachelor’s degree in a non-profiling field, which is not related to the study programme’s sector/subject group, i.e. any education, except management, business, economics, finance or in a related field.


The accreditaion process of the study field is currently underway. At the end of this process a new accreditation term will take effect. 

Programme director

Inese Sluka
Ph.: +371 67600688 +371 25773358



Programme  curriculum

70 CP (1st semester)   70 CP (2nd semester)/ 60 CP (1st semester)

Theoretical Aspects of Economics
Accounting and Finance
Analysis and Statistics in Business
Fundamentals of Strategic Management
Business and marketing Fundamentals, Trends and Opportunities 

Business Strategy and Competitiveness
Development of Management Decisions in Business
Business and Information Technology Strategic Partnership
Management Psychology and Leadership
Cross-cultural Communication in a Business Environment
Innovations and Creativity in Business
Human Resources Management

70 CP (3rd semester)/ 60 CP (2nd semester)

70 CP (4th semester)/ 60 CP (3rd semester)

Marketing Management
Project Management
Business Process and Quality Management
Change and Crisis Management in an Organisation
Social and Applied Ecology
Financial Management
Financial Markets
Business Law

Research Methodology
Master Thesis (5 CP)

70 CP (5th semester)/ 60 CP (4th semester)  
Master Thesis (15 CP)  

* RISEBA reserve rights to make adjustments  up to 20 % of the  programme content.


Study methods

Studies are implemented in distance learning, which means that students in the e-environment have specially prepared study materials in electronical environment – documents, presentations, video lecture recordings, self-control tests, tasks for learning the topics of study courses and tests. In separate courses, webinars, group work and simulation games are organized. Students carry out analysis of the situation in their own and other enterprises, implement research activities for the development of proposals, develop the ability to make fact-based decisions.
Although students study independently, in order to organize their studies in the university, students take courses of study in a certain order during each semester.


Carrer opportunities

Graduates can work in organizations and enterprises of various industries.


Self assessment reports of the Postgraduate study programme “Business Management”





2018./19. LV

2018./19. ENG

2019./20. LV

2019./20. ENG


Application process

Admission requirements 2020/2021


RISEBA main building

Address: 3 Meža Street, Riga, LV-1048 
Telephone: + 371 67 500 265
Mob: + 371 26465351