RSU Management and the President of Latvia Discuss the Development of Higher Education
On Tuesday 24 November, Egils Levits, the President of Latvia met with Professor Aigars Pētersons, the Rector of Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU) and Toms Baumanis, the Vice-Rector for Administration and Development at RSU.
During the conversation, RSU management presented a study by the think tank Certus on RSU’s contribution to higher education export and to the Latvian economy. Further, they discussed issues related to the progress of higher education reform and the practical health care system.
In the centre of the photo: President Egils Levits. Photo: Ilmārs Znotiņš, Chancery of the President of Latvia
RSU Rector Prof. Aigars Pētersons. Photo: Ilmārs Znotiņš, Chancery of the President of Latvia
The President praised the achievements and future development plans of RSU. The President and RSU management have a common understanding of the state support necessary to further education export.