European Business Studies


The programme prepares international business managers and potential leaders capable of working in international environment.  Based in Latvia it ensures understanding of both, local and European-level business activity and provides a holistic view on modern business management practice.  Being taught in English the programme equips students with the knowledge of at least two other European languages - French and Spanish.   With strong international focus the programme attracts high number of international students ensuring diverse international learning environment.


RISEBA is first HEI in the Baltics that has two programmes EFMD programme accredited (previously known as EPAS programme accreditation. Accreditation has been given for maximum of 5 years.

International students also have an opportunity to study Latvian language and Culture, as well as the Russian language.  The language competencies are approved by international certification bodies like Cambridge Examination Centre, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Paris Chamber of Commerce. 


Study direction Management, Administration and Real Estate Management
Degree awarded

Professional Bachelor degree in European Business and Qualification of Business Executive  

Accreditations until June 31st,2021
Language of instruction English
Credit points/ECTS 160 (250 ETC)
Study form Full time day studies
Language English
Tuition fee per year

4080 EUR (for citizens of EU, EEA, CIS countries, Georgia, Ukraine)

4800 EUR (other countries)

Programme length 4 years

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


Dr.oec., prof. Irina Sennikova
Phone: +371 29416375

Study methods

Highly professional academic personnel, practically oriented study courses, excellent technical facilities, Cooperation and joint projects with leading creative HEIs. Modern business fit syllabus – ensures, excellent employment prospects in Latvia and abroad. High-calibre local and international teaching staff.

Career opportunities

Having deep knowledge of business, international work experience and being fluent in a variety of languages make graduates highly employable both, in Latvia and abroad. 
Programme graduates work globally in managerial and leading positions in international companies, banks, consulting and auditing firms in the areas of finance, marketing management, sales, human resource management, etc., as well as establish their own businesses.    

Self assessment reports of the Bachelor study programme “European Business Studies ”




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