ISEBA University of Applied Sciences is a private university with more than 27 years of experience, which offers competitive education and prepares high-level specialists and managers in business and creative industries for work in an international environment. The university was founded in 1992. The main building of the university is located in Riga and has a branch in Daugavpils, where main focus is lifelong learning courses. Pupils have the opportunity to gain vocational education in Vocational Secondary School “Victoria”.
RISEBA has been accredited by the Ministry of Education and science of the Republic of Latvia and has also obtained International Quality Accreditation (CEEMAN) of the International Association for the development of management.
RISEBA is the only one of the Baltic universities that has acquired two European Management Development Fund (EFMD) accreditation EPAS.
Founded in 1992, RISEBA University was among the first private higher education institutions in Latvia established as a stand-alone business school.
Today RISEBA University is among 10 largest higher education institutions in Latvia (both public and private)with almost 3000 students, including more than 300 international students, who attend 22 study programmes of different levels, and over 12000 alumni.
Over the last two decades RISEBA has gone through a substantial transformation from a small ambitious business school to the university that provides,in addition to the programmes in business, management and economics,studies in communications, audiovisual media arts and architecture, thus transforming the institution into “the place where business meets art”.
RISEBA stands out from the other higher education institutions as the one having a clear international focus and is distinguished by the exclusivity of the study programmes offered and variety of languages of instruction (Latvian, English and Russian).
RISEBA University comprises 3 faculties:
– Faculty of Business and Economics with Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programmes, which cover the areas of Business, Management and Economics;
– Faculty of Media and Communications with Bachelor and Master programmes in Arts and Communications;
– Faculty of Architecture and Design, which offers Bachelor and Master programmes in Architecture.
RISEBAis the only university in Latvia having had its programmes accredited by theEuropean Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) Programme AccreditationSystem (EPAS). RISEBA has also been awarded International Quality Accreditation(iQA) by the International Association for Management Development in DynamicSocieties (CEEMAN).