Estonian Business School
High quality business and management education in one of the most rapidly developing regions of the world.
Estonian Business School (EBS) was founded in 1988. Over the past 28 years EBS has grown into one of the largest private universities in the Baltic States, offering higher education in the fields of international business administration, entrepreneurship, management and leadership.
An increasing number of studies at EBS are conducted in English, offering an opportunity to build an international network of contacts. The mission of the school is to provide enterprising people with academic knowledge, practical skills and ethical values, which can be successfully implemented in international careers.
EBS has an international outlook, which means the school enjoys a growing reputation as a provider of excellent, practice-based and academically rigorous education to students from all parts of the world.
The EBS Student Council and its International Club organise various programmes for international students both inside and outside the classroom, which make their stay especially memorable.
Approximately 1,500 students are currently studying at EBS, and the school has partnership contracts with over 70 universities in Europe, America, Australia, and Asia, enabling extensive exchange of students and lecturers.
Why study at EBS?
All EBS Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral programmes have been accredited by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Estonia. EBS is internationally accredited by the Central and East Europe Management Development Association (CEEMAN). Eduniversal (University ranking which provides information on the best Business Schools) has awarded 4 palms to EBS, which places the school among the top 300 business schools in the world.
Curricula at EBS stand out for their flexible organisation of studies, personal advisory services and the use of innovative teaching methods: e-learning solutions, real business cases, video-training and team-teaching are used in the study process. Leading practitioners share their experience with students alongside renowned EBS lecturers.
Since its foundation EBS has actively cooperated with partners, involving well-known local and international business executives and leading companies and universities in the teaching process as well as developing curricula.
EBS has 4,500 alumni, among whom are top managers from international corporations, such as Statoil, Microsoft, SEB Bank, Price Waterhouse Coopers and Skype, top local business leaders, government ministers and heads of other state and private organisations.
EBS graduates are closely linked to the school, participating in the development of company links and supporting current students with advice and scholarships.
Type of institution: Private University
Faculties and colleges: Department of Management, Department of Marketing and Communication, Department of Entrepreneurship, Institute of Foreign Languages, Department of Law and Public Administration, Department of Information Technology, Department of Economics and Finance, Executive Training Centre
Research Institutes:Research is conducted in the departments and at the research centres: Entrepreneurship Centre, Centre for Business Ethics, Centre for Management Research.The main academic concentration of EBS lies in organizational development in an institutional context.
Number of students: 1,500
Number of international students: 300
Contact person: Ms Maarja Värav
Phone: + 372 665 1325
Address: Lauteri 3, Tallinn 10114 Tallinn, Estonia