Institute of Stomatology RSU

Institute of Stomatology
RSU
Dzirciema street 20
LV 1083
Riga
Dean or Head of School: 
Andris Abeltins
Director of Learning and Teaching: 
Andris Abeltins
Yes
Public

Curriculum, Teaching Methods & Facilities

Integrated programme
Includes research activity
Opportunities to study abroad
Methods of teaching (top3): 
Small group delivery
Learning package/case based approaches
Practical exercices
New technologies in use (top3): 
Digital radiography
Intra oral scanning
E-books
Facilities on site (top3): 
Dental clinic
Dental virtual reality equipment
Clinical skills teaching laboratory

Primary Dental Degree

Languages: 
English
Latvian
Student selection at entry: 
Written exam (administered by the state)
Staff to student ratio pre-clinical: 
1 staff: 8-12 students providing treatment
Staff to student ratio clinical: 
1 staff: 1-7 students providing treatment
Patients treated from year: 
3
International tuition fees
Local tuition fees
Other forms of support available: 
Scholarships

Programmes offered

Dentistry
Specialist Dentistry
Dental Hygiene

Level of programmes

Diploma
Masters
Phd

Primary Dental Degree

Duration: 
5 years
Annual intake: 
80
Annual graduates: 
50

Dental Hygiene Degree

Duration: 
2 years
Annual intake: 
20
Annual graduates: 
18