University of Latvia

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Public university in Riga, Latvia

About University of Latvia

According to Wikipedia, University of Latvia is a state-run university located in Riga, Latvia established in 1919. The QS World University Rankings places the university between 801st and 1000th globally, seventh in the Baltic states, and 50th in the EECA category.

What Is University of Latvia Known For?

University of Latvia is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Latvia's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Latvia's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Latvia's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Literature, and Computer Science. Here are some of University of Latvia's most famous alumni:

Eliyahu Rips
Eliyahu Rips
A Russian mathematician.
Mikhail Tal
Mikhail Tal
A Soviet-Latvian chess player.
Klāvs Elsbergs
Klāvs Elsbergs
A Latvian writer .
Zenta Mauriņa
Zenta Mauriņa
A Latvian writer.
Andris Ambainis
A Latvian scientist.
Kirovs Lipmans
A Businessman and president of Latvian Ice Hockey Federation.
Imants Ziedonis
A Latvian poet.
Velta Ruke-Dravina
A Latvian-born Swedish linguist, folklorist, professor.
Knuts Skujenieks
Knuts Skujenieks
A Latvian writer.
Daina Taimiņa
Daina Taimiņa
An American Latvian-born mathematician.
Jānis Vanags
Jānis Vanags
A Latvian Lutheran archbishop.
Herman Branover
A Russian-Israeli physicist.

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