Research institutions in Latvia are research institutes, universities, companies and other organizations that are established in order to carry out research and development of scientific qualification, and are registered in the National Register of Research Institutions. In 2020 there are 62 research institutions registered in Latvia, 22 of them are public research institutions funded by the government.

Public research institutions in Latvia


University of Latvia

Riga Technical University

Rīga Stradiņš University

Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies

Daugavpils University

Liepaja University

Universities of Applied Sciences

Ventspils University of Applied Sciences

Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences

Rezekne Academy of Technologies

Public research institutes

Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis

Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia

Latvian State Forest Research Institute "Silava"

Latvian Biomedical Research and study centre

Latvian State Institute of Wood Chemistry

Institute of Food safety, Animal Health and Environment "BIOR"

The Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Latvia

Institute of Agricultural Resources and Economics

Institute of Electronics and Computer Science

Institute of Horticulture, Latvia University of Agriculture

Academies of Arts

Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music

Latvian Academy of Culture

Art Academy of Latvia

More information about research institutions in Latvia, scientific personnel, research infrastructures, project calls, projects and research results is available at the National Information System of Scientific Activity.