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Students from 28 countries to participate at innovative international summer academy organised by the Estonian Academy of Arts
Tallinn Summer Academy of Arts, Design and Architecture will be held for the second time and the courses are taking place in Tallinn and Viljandi County.
Study Estonia to host work fairs for international student in Tartu and Tallinn
Estonian universities' info session in Turkey
The three biggest universities in Estonia, Tallinn University, Tallinn University of Technology and University of Tartu are welcoming prospective students, parents and frie
Estonian universities keep showing good results in the world university ranking
The University of Tartu (UT) has improved its position in the prestigious QS World University Rankings, reaching 314th pl
International students at the Estonian Academy of Arts share their experience
The Estonian Academy of Arts is very pleased to present some new videos about the experiences of international stude
Migration Advisors Help to Settle in Estonia
Need help in settling in Estonia?
Adapting to a new living environment can be an interesting but at the same time often complicated challenge. All foreign degree-seeking students and people interest
Isabelle Frochot: Estonia is very advanced in teaching methods
Study in Europe student film competition
Tallinn University of Technology announces the number of tuition fee waivers
Tallinn University of Technology (TTU), the only technological university in Estonia and the flagship of Estonian engineering and technology education has announced a subst
Estonian-language university celebrates 97th anniversary
Thursday, 1 December 2016 the University of Tartu marks the 97th anniversary of Estonia’s national university.
New official video in English for the University of Tartu
The new official video for the university creates a vivid picture of the inspiring environment of Tartu and UT.
International students desire to build their lives in Estonia
PISA 2015: Estonia's basic education is the best in Europe
Estonian professor Ülo Niinemets analyses the role of plants in climate change
Job Shadow Day for International Students
Start your career development in Estonia!
The developing IT-industry invites talents to stay in Tartu
EBS is again among the world top 300 business schools
At the annual conference of Eduniversal, held in Perth, Australia last week, the best business schools of the world were awarded with certificates.
Scientist Mart Min enjoys seeing results working in real life
Meet world class scientist and professor Mart Min!
Study in Estonia holds first Estonian Days in Georgia
During the first week of November Study in Estonia is organizing first ever Estonian Days in Georgia.
UT scientists defeated Harvard University in international competition
Scientists of UT Institute of Physics won first place among 36 research groups in an international competition for creating super-resolution microscopy software in the 3D m
Cross Motion Conference and Hackathon
Digital creative media incubator DIGIX is excited to invite you to the Cross Motion Conference and Hackathon on September 30 - October 1st in Tallinn, Estonia.
New online course (MOOC) about internet voting in the University of Tartu
The Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies is opening a new online course (MOOC) this autumn semester - ‘Diffusion and Impact of Internet Voting’ (SVJS.TK.003), 2ECTS,
Estonian biggest business idea competition calls for international students
In case you are an international student in Estonia, then perhaps you would consider launching your own startup?
University of Tartu ranked highest in its history in QS University Ranking
University of Tartu placed 347 in the QS World University Rankings—this is the highest position an Estonian university has held since the first ranking was published in 201
Tallinn Summer School 2016 has begun
The eleventh international Tallinn Summer Shool began on Monday, 11 July. It brings close to 210 participants from 50 countries to Tallinn University.
Honey and bees brought Estonians main prize in China
At the international innovation competition in Shanghai, which had more than 700 participants from 40 countries, UT doctoral students won first place with their idea about
Introductory welcoming programme for foreign students
Adapting to a new living environment can be an interesting but at the same time often complicated challenge.
Ten tips on how to save money as a student in Estonia
Summer School brings top Cyber Security and IT Law Experts to Estonia
An international Cyber Security Summer School for doctoral students and young researchers titled “Digital Forensics – Technology and Law” is held in Tallinn from July 3-8,
Students from more than 30 countries study in UT International Summer University
The University of Tartu International Summer University programme brings participants from Europe and the USA to study in Estonia.
Estonian Business School`s study programme assessed as being among top 100 in world
President of Microsoft International Jean-Philippe Courtois: Estonian universities should train more young engineers
A top-level executive of Microsoft Jean-Philippe Courtois, President of Microsoft International (a sales and services unit covering 110 countries), paid a visit to Tallinn
Number of applications to study at Estonian University of Life Sciences increased by 50%
May 31 was the deadline to apply for English-language study programmes at the Estonian University of Life Sciences.
Tallinn University of Technology is organizing events for Finnish students
Tallinn University of Technology (TUT) is planning to host several events for Finnish prospective students during the upcoming summer.
Additional admission to selected programmes at Tallinn University of Technology
Tallinn University of Technology announces additional admission to selected Master’s programmes in English.
Cyber Security Summer School 2016
Information Technology Foundation for Education (HITSA) in collaboration with the Tallinn University of Technology, the University of Tartu, the University of Adelaide and
Estonian Intensive Language courses for all incoming Erasmus students
President Ilves to African students: it is the mental size of a country that is important
First analytical chemistry Winter School brings European experts to supervise students in Estonia
From 25 to 29 January 2016, the first Winter School for the Erasmus Mundus master’s programme Excellence in Analytical Chemistry (EACH) takes place in Pühajärve, where unde
TU law students win qualifiers of international law moot court competition
Students from the School of Governance, Law and Society won the Estonian qualifier and the right to take part in the Philip C.
Estonian school digital competence brings Cambridge mathematicians to Tartu
Representatives of the University of Cambridge’s centre for mathematical studies Cambridge Mathematics will be visiting Tartu and the University of Tartu for the first time
Intensive English studies brings Japanese to Estonia
Students from Hokkaido University will be studying in intensive English language courses in Tartu until 19 March.
Estonian Academy of Arts students build three wooden installations imitating the waves for Tallinn Music Week festival
Students from Estonian Academy of Arts team up with Tallinn Music Festival, and tutored by architects Sille Pihlak and Siim Tuksam, show people how bandstands can have exci
BFM alumnus and lecturer Matis Rei won prestigious Hollywood award
The Motion Picture Sound Editors’ 63rd Golden Reel Awards were given out last Saturday.
“Study in Estonia info session” takes place in Kyiv, Ukraine
On Sunday, 17th of April 2016 “Study in Estonia info session” will be held in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Info days on Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships
The Estonian Research Council will organize two English-language info days on Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships.
Deadlines for TUT degree programmes are approaching
Study in Estonia is organizing a webinar week
Arvo Pärt continues to be the most performed composer in the world
According to statistics compiled by the classical event database Bachtrack, Estonian Arvo Pärt was the number one among living composers by event also in 2015.
Settling in Estonia will become easier for foreign specialists
Starting from January, the amendments to the current Estonian legislation will make settling easier for foreign specialists and highly qualified people looking for long-ter
Estonia has the second best public wifi in the world
According to a new survey, based on users’ experiences, Estonia provides the second best public wifi in the world, while Lithuania has emerged as the leader.
Tallinn Winter School - a winter to be remembered!
Tallinn University’s international winter school celebrates its 7th birthday in January 2016!
Competition for cyber defence scholarships
The Ministry of Defence and AS Guardtime have signed a memorandum of cooperation pledging four 10,000-euro scholarships to be awarded to master’s degree students studying c
Admission to the Excellence in Analytical Chemistry programme in the University of Tartu is open
The 2016 admission is officially open to the Excellence in Analytical Chemistry (EACH) Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree programme.
Estonia ranks high for English proficiency
EF Education First released the 5th annual edition of EF English Proficiency Index (EF EPI), the world's largest ranking of countries by English skills.
Estonia retains 2nd place in internet freedom index
The US human rights organization Freedom House released its 2015 internet freedom index. Estonia keeps its second place behind Iceland.
Tallinn voted fifth best airport in Europe
According to the airport guide, Sleeping in Airports, the Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport is the fifth best airport in Europe, based on the overall airport experience determin
EBS has become the first university in the region to be welcomed to CFA Institute University Recognition Programme
Through cooperation with universities around the world, CFA Institute seeks to promote ethics-based investment education in university degree programmes aimed at developing
Two Estonian universities among top 600
The University of Tartu (UT) and Tallinn University of Technology (TUT) are among the 600 best high-level educational institutions in the world, according to latest ranking
EBS offers an intensive Preparatory English Course for international students
Estonian Business School has a long tradition of supporting students from various backgrounds and cultures to get a highly valued education and achieve their highest goals.
Estonian students build a giant wooden megaphones to listen to the forrest
A group of interior architecture students have built king-size wooden megaphones deep in the woods in Estonia.
International students rated their experience at University of Tartu award-worthy
StudyPortals, which introduces study programmes all over the world, conducted a feedback survey among international students which evaluated the level of universities all o
Get face-to-face time with Estonian university representatives in Georgia
Study in Estonia and 6 universities are visiting Georgia in September to give more information about coming to study in Estonia.
More than half of international students of TUT planning to stay in Estonia for work
According to a recent survey among the international students of Tallinn University of Technology (TUT), more than half of the respondents are planning to find employment i
A group University of Tartu molecular biology graduates will make chemical detergents history
Estonian start-up ReLaDe is developing reusable biological enzymes that will change the way you wash your clothes.
The Masters studies at EBS will have a kick off with Boot Camp
The new academic year of 2015/2016 will begin for all the EBS students with a traditional opening ceremony in the Estonian National Library.
International Summer University brings over 200 participants from around the world to Tartu
The first academic week of the University of Tartu’s International Summer University has begun and for the first time in the summer university’s history, the developments o
Study in Estonia photo contest
Have you taken a great photo while your studies in Estonia? Would you like to share it with the world? This is you opportunity!
How Successful Is Estonian Science?
Pipedrive and TransferWise founders win at The Europas
The Estonian startup, Pipedrive, won the Best B2B Startup of the Year award and the founders of TransferWise, Taavet Hinrikus and Kristo Käärmann, were honoured as
Integration Foundation to provide free Estonian classes to 500 people in autumn
Registration for the A2, B1 and B2 Estonian language courses starting around the country in September is now open.
Half the IT students at the University of Tartu to receive a stipend
Starting from the next academic year, the stipends allocated to the students of programmes in Computer Science will increase to motivate students to study full time
Estonia opens e-Residency to the world
Estonia launched e-Residency application portal at www.e-resident.gov.ee on May 13, 2015 , enabling anyone in th
Estonian and Chinese Ministers of Education signed diploma recognition agreement
Estonian Minister of Education and Research Jürgen Ligi and Chinese Vice Minister of Education Li Weihong signed an agreement on mutual recognition of higher education qual
Additional Admission for 2015/2016 for Tallinn University of Technology
Estonian University of Life Sciences is one of top 100 universities in its field
Estonia excels in OECD`s biggest ever global school rankings
Estonia maintains high place in Freedom House press freedom index
TUT Celebrates Africa Day on 12th May
International Relations Office of Tallinn University of Technology alongside with local African students are organising Africa Day on 12th May to showcase the diverse cultu
Work in Estonia web portal launched to attract talent from around the world
Estonia ranks fifth in the global cybersecurity index
According to the recent global cybersecurity index of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Estonia is ranked fifth in the world.
TUT opens an unique European Architecture Master Programme in cooperation with 5 universities this autumn
The TUT department of Architecture & Urban Design opens the new 2-year master's programme in European Architecture to start in September 2015.
Join the first ever Skype University Hackathon!
Estonian animation “House of Unconsciousness” wins Grand Prix at the Holland Animation Film Festival
“House of Unconsciousness”, an Estonian animation about “the dreams of chimney sweepers”, has won a Grand Prize at
Estonian IT College is opening a new curriculum – Cyber Security Engineering
University of Tartu open access courses attract participants from over 70 countries
Ever since the University of Tartu started offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in 2014, Estonian higher education has reached learners in more than 70 countries wo
International students satisfied with quality of education in Estonia
The International Student Barometer (IBS) has found that 89 percent of international students at Estonian universities are satisfied with the quality of education on offer,
Estonian universities are introducing studying possibilities in Estonia to students in Georgia
The previous European Commissioner for Transport and Mobility Siim Kallas teaches a course at the UT
On 10 February, the previous European Commissioner for Transport and Mobility and current visiting professor of the University of Tartu Siim Kallas started his special cour
Deadlines for Estonian Institute`s scholarships approaching
Estonian Institute is awaiting scholarship applications for Estophilus scholarship and  Estonian language and culture summer courses 2015 scholarships. 
University of Tartu is visiting India
The University of Tartu will be visiting top universities in India in February with the purpose of developing relations between the University of Tartu and Indian universit
Tallinn University of Technology has reason to aspire to be among the top in the world, international experts say
Global graduate business school INSEAD - Estonia is among the most talent-ready countries in the world
The second edition of the Global Talent Competitive
University of Tartu offers three free MOOCs in spring semester
Estonian University of Life Sciences is in the top 1% most cited research facilities in the world
The Thomson Reuters Essential Science Indicators database places the Estonian University of Life Sciences into the top 1% most cited research facilities in the wor
Advanced level Chinese studies available at Tallinn University from Spring semester
From this spring semester, Tallinn University Confucius Institute will start to teach Chinese at an advanced level (C1 or Proficient User).
Admission for international students for 2015/2016 has started
Estonian universities are accepting applications from international students to study in Estonia for 2015/2016 academic year.
The Annual Convention Event of 2014 was jointly organised by Tartu University and EBS
The world’s largest producer of 3D printers buying TUT graduates’ start-up for 100 million dollars
 On 16 September, the Estonian start-up GrabCAD and the world’s leading producer of 3D printers and printing solutions Stratasys signed a contract on buying GrabCAD.
New Joint Film MA Programme in Baltic Film and Media School of TLU
TLU Baltic Film and Media School,  Universidade de Lusófona ja Edinburgh Napier University Screen Academy Scotland will open in co-operation a
University of Tartu is among top five universities of emerging Europe and Central Asia
Today, one of the most important university ranking list compilers, QS University Rankings released its Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2014/15 rankings, where the Univers
Merry Christmas and happy New Year!
  On behalf on Study in Estonia and Estonian universities we would like to send you warmest holiday greetings! Yours,
Work in Estonia - job fair for international students
Second year a row, a special student job fair with focus on international students called “Work in Estonia” was carried out in Tallinn University of Technology campus on 19
Estonian universities and Study in Estonia will be touring in India
Study in Estonia in cooperation with Estonian universities will be actively participating and organizing different event in India`s cities in coming month.
Cyber Security Summer School for PhD students awaiting for applications
Estonia scores high on ease of doing business ranking
Estonian universities welcome a record number of international students
The number of foreign students working towards a degree in Estonian universities is increasing each year.
Happy new academic year 2014/2015!
All our students, partners and academics, We wish you a happy new academic year! May it be a year full of amazing discoveries and new learnings! Yours,
Visit Estonian universities during Researchers Night
What is Researchers' Night? It is a Pan-European series of science events.
Estonia has reached record high in QS World university rankings
Meet up with Study in Estonia and Estonian universities at EAIE conference in Prague
Former Estonian PM named as one of the six European Union Commission vice-presidents
Estonian Academy of Arts is welcoming new international students
On its 100th anniversary the Estonian Academy of Arts academic year 2014/2015 offers M.Sc.