We extend a warm welcome to students from Latvia.

Here you'll find out about our entry requirements for holders of qualifications from your country. You'll also find information about how to apply, fees and scholarships, any events in your country, support for International students,  our agents in your country who can help you apply and our contact details.

Events in Latvia

Our EU Recruitment officer, Arjun will be visiting Latvia for the Baltic Education Fair 2018 and Days of International Education Fair 2018. If you would to arrange an appointment with Arjun, you can email

Date Event City Time Venue Address
Saturday 6th October 2018  Baltic Education Fair 2018 Riga, Latvia 10am - 6pm  Radisson Blu Hotel, Latvija Elizabetes iela 55, Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia
Saturday 13th October 2018 Days of International Education 2018 Riga, Latvia 12-5pm Conference Center of Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija Elizabetes iela 55, Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1010 , Latvia

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Entry requirements

Academic qualification equivalents

for students coming from Latvia to Anglia Ruskin

If you’re applying for an undergraduate course (year 1 entry) you must hold one of the following:

  • Atestats par visparejo videjo izglitibu with a minimum overall of 7
  • a recognised foundation qualification

If you’re applying for a postgraduate taught course you must hold one of the following:

  • Bakalaurs with overall grade of C (6-7)
  • a recognised pre-Masters course

Interested in our postgraduate research degrees? Please visit our postgraduate research pages, where you’ll find entry requirements.

Some of our courses may have extra requirements, such as portfolios for art and design courses. These are outlined in our course pages.

If you don't meet academic requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses then Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) can help. CRIC provides foundation and pre-Masters courses which will help you meet the requirements for our degrees. 

English requirements

English language requirements

If English is not your first language you'll need to be able to show you have the required level of English language. This is so we can ensure you'll be able to follow your course.

• Our standard entry criteria for undergraduate courses is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing). 

• Our standard entry criteria for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses is IELTS 6.5, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing). 

If you don't meet our English language requirements, our Language Services Unit (LSU) offers a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry onto a degree course. Please email for more information. 

At LSU we also provide our own English language proficiency test (ELPT); we offer this test both in the UK and overseas. To find out if we are planning to hold an ELPT in your country, please see events in your country or contact our country managers.

How to apply

Here are some links to important information that’ll help you with your application to Anglia Ruskin University:

Approved agents


  • Location: Riga
  • Address: Terbatas Street 5-3 Riga Lv-1050
  • Telephone: +371 7358793, +371 7223167, +37167358796
  • Email:
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  • Location: Riga
  • Address:1-305, Arhitektu St. Riga Lv1050
  • Telephone: +371-7227300/299, +371-7227297
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  • Location: Riga
  • Address: Office 201, 21 Merkela Street, Riga, LV-1050, Latvia
  • Telephone: +371 67304428 or +371 25677720
  • Email:
  • Website:

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