Description of the studies

Riga Building College is an accredited state, higher education institution and offers diploma studies in the following fields:
  » Building constructions – (qualification – building site supervisor)
  » Architecture – (qualification – assistant architect)
  » Restoration – (qualification – restorer)

Level of qualification – I level Higher Professional education

Duration of studies – 3 years (6 study semesters)

Scope of programmer – 120 Latvian Credit points (180 ECTS)

Mode of study – full time

Tuition fee – state financed

Matriculation requirements:
  » General Certificate of secondary education.
  » The grade in mathematics, Latvian, English from the GCSE.
  » Admission terms of RBC.

One of the main issues in study process is practice. During the practice students of RBC develop their skills and knowledge not only on the spot but also have an internship practice on a site.

Upon graduation Riga Building college issues the diploma of I -st level higher professional education - an educational document acknowledged by the state, which attests higher professional education acquired by the person after the acquisition of internationally accredited educational programme agreeably to the certain level of higher education.
This Diploma Supplement follows the model developed by the European Commission, Council of Europe and UNESCO/CEPES. The purpose of the Supplement is to provide sufficient independent data to improve the international “transparency” and fair academic and professional recognition of qualifications (diplomas, degrees, certificates etc.). It is designed to provide a description of the nature, level, context and status of the studies that were pursued and successfully completed by the individual named on the original qualification to which this supplement is appended. It should be free from any value judgments, equivalence statements or suggestions about recognition. Information in all eight sections should be provided. Where information is not provided, the reason should be explained.
The Diploma Supplement of the graduates of Riga Building college is elaborated in accordance with the European Diploma Supplement Model. The Diploma and Diploma Supplement copies are authentic of the originals.
Diploma Supplement is being issued in a national language: Latvian and widely spoken European language: in English.It is given automatically and free of charge to every student upon graduation.