Human Resource Management



Human Resource Management is an executive programme that places an in-depth emphasis on the business context of HRM and leadership by focusing on the organisational and strategic issues influencing HR decisions. It introduces students to the academic disciplines that underlie the effective management of an organisation's human resources, ensures practical application of theoretical knowledge, trains intelligent and qualified specialists for successful careers in both the private and public sector.

Degree awarded Professional Master’s degree in Human Resource Management 
The language of studies Latvian
Credit points/ECTS 60 or 80 KP / 90 or 120 ECTC
Study form Full time evening studies
Language Latvian

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


Programme director
Iveta Ludviga, Dr. sc.administr., professor
Ph.: +371 67600688 +371 29244831 
[email protected]


Programme  curriculum

Strategic Human Resource Management  Performance and Reward Management

HR management functions
Human Resource Strategy and Policy
Huma Resource Analytics

Labour Law
Human Resource Record Keeping
Occupational Health and Safety
Quality Management
Human Resource Processes and IT Systems management

Learning and Talent Development Research Methods and Applied projects

Social and Communication Psychology Management Psychology and Social Responsibility 
Organisational Psychology 
Innovation and Creativity in Professional Work
Change Management and Leadership
Personal development, Coaching and Mentoring

Project Management
Professional Internship / Consultancy Project
Master Thesis

Introductory Module: Organisations in Context (only for applicants with other than business education)  
Fundamentals of Management and Strategy
Essentials of Marketing
Accounting and Finance
Quantitative Methods

Study methods

Studies at RISEBA will provide you with practical experience and the opportunity to learn from professionals of the industry the programme will prepare students for creative work in  the selected area. Students will make real projects which will give them an advantage whilst competing in the market. As a learning process, RISEBA uses case study, problem-solving and analytical research work. Our goal is to develop students ability to identify the problems related to their professional area and to develop and implement successful  problem solutions.

Self assessment reports of the Postgraduate study programme “Human Resource 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
E-mail: [email protected]