Admission process


Admission criteria

1)  Education
Minimum of bachelor degree or equivalent nationally recognized undergraduate degree from an accredited (by national authorities). If you are not sure, if your degree is acceptable, please contact us.
2) English Proficiency 
If English is not your native language. This can be an EduSynch test (B2+), TOEFL ITP (score >550), IELTS (6.5). If you do not take TOEFL at RBS, please be sure that your score is reported to RBS (our TOEFL reporting number is 7227).
NB! The RBS EMBA program candidates can take an online EduSynch test. The test fee is 30 EUR and it needs to be paid before the test.
To register for the test, please send your name, surname, and personal ID number to info [at] rbs [dot] lv.
The level of English is assessed using four parts of the online EduSynch Test – Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing. The test takes 60 minutes. Please make sure you have access to a computer with Internet access, a camera, microphone, and headphones.
* English testing is not necessary if your undergraduate or graduate studies were done in an English speaking country (or from SSE and RGSL), or if English is your native language.
3) Professional achievements
Relevant work experience (at least 5 years) and successful career development. We will evaluate the nature of your positions held and the extent of managerial responsibilities.


Documents you need to submit to apply for Executive MBA:

  • Application Form, opens in May 2022; 
  • Two copies of degree diploma and it’s attachment;
  • Two recommendation letters;
  • The official test results, if you take EduSynch, iBT TOEFL, IELTS or GMAT;
  • Two copies of the passport or ID;
  • Two passport size photographs;
  •  CV;
  • Proof of bank transfer, the payment of the application fee of EUR 40* (for international students and for those ones who obtained a degree outside of Latvia - 150 EUR).
The RBS Board of Admissions will evaluate you application for Executive MBA studies and will invite you for the interview.


Application Deadline for studies starting January 2023:

• September 5, 2022 Early bird discount deadline

• November 7, 2022 Application deadline for International Students

• December 5, 2022 Application deadline for Local Students



Application opens in May 2022; in the meantime, please contact your EMBA Program Advisor for more information.


Assistant Director for MBA Programs
elza [dot] priede [at] rbs [dot] lv
Phone: +371 67089800

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