Stockholm School of Economics (Riga)
Stockholm School of Economics in Riga is an exchange destination for bachelor students of Utrecht University School of Economics.
Semester I: 3rd week August – 3rd week December
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
Economics and Business
SSE Riga offers a unique programme where economics education is combined with business lessons and entrepreneurial experiences. Acquiring academic and professional insights in both serves as a solid springboard for further career development.
Courses available (example):
Students also have the opportunity to participate in a Latvian language course.
|Language of instruction|
SSE Riga does not provide dormitories for exchange students. Most convenient way for exchange students is to rent a flat/room with other exchange or SSE Riga students nearby the School. It may cost from EUR 350 per person per month. The flat can be found either before arrival or you can book a place in the hostel (for example http://www.visitlatvia.lv/en/hostel/prima) for the first week and than look for an accommodation upon arrival. .
|Estimated living costs per month|
The cost of studying in Riga, are cheaper in comparison to the Netherlands. The approximate costs per month are €400. Accommodation costs are €80. And costs of living including transport are estimated to be €190, books, photocopying, etc is €15. Additionally there is a compulsory payment for the printouts and the handouts for one semester that is about €110. Overall monthly expenditures while living in Riga are about 400 EUR.
English language profiency: C1 or higher on the CEFR scale. If student proficiency level appears to be lower than expected, SSE Riga reserves the right to administer its own test upon arrival. If the results are unsatisfactory, students will be requested to take intensive English course
|Number of places available|
2 places per year
On the first day of semester
Do you have any questions about this partner university or would you like to know more?
Contact the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
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