front page MSc Applied Measurement Science

University of Tartu Estonia, Tartu

This information applies specifically to citizens of United States.

If you are not a citizen of United States, please choose the right country at the top of the page.

Location Estonia, Tartu
Type Postgraduate, full-time
Begins September
Nominal duration 2 years
Study language English
Awards MSc
Tuition fee FREE

Further information:

Entry qualification

Undergraduate diploma (or higher)

Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) including at least 18 ECTS in physics or chemistry during the prior learning periods (minimum eligibility requirement for application is 60% of the maximum grade available as the average of all courses included in the transcript).

The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.

Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.

It is required that you send verified copies of the entry qualification documents directly to the university by postal mail. Important! Never send original documents by post!

International Student Service,
University of Tartu,
Ülikooli 18, Tartu 50090,

Language requirements

Accepted proof of proficiency: IELTS 5.5+, TOEFL IBT 75+ or TOEFL paper based test 537+

Please see more detailed information, including on other accepted tests, at:

Other requirements

A motivation letter must be added to your application.

Estonian applicants should apply for this programme in SAIS system by March 15, 2016.

Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:

Important application information for applicants from Africa, Canada, China, Iran, Pakistan, Turkey, and the USA:

Please find more information about the application process for the residence permit:

More information

Application deadline:
15 Mar 2016 23:59 (GMT)


Interdisciplinary programme bridging the gap between physical and chemical measurements, metrology and related economic and legal aspects: Physical measurements, Economic and legal aspects, Chemical analysis, Internship, Quality systems

Graduate has systematic knowledge of the physical, chemical and metrological basis of the more widespread measurement and analysis methods, factors affecting the results, methods of calculating of measurement results and assessment of their quality and documenting measurement results. The graduate has systematic knowledge of quality systems.

The graduate has skills necessary to work with the more widespread measurement and analysis methods, to tune them according to a given measurement or analysis procedure and to optimise measurement procedures. The graduate is qualified to determine the characteristics of measurement and analysis procedures and to assess their suitability for a specific measurement or analysis task. The graduate is capable to assess the adequacy of the measurement or analysis results obtained.

Career opportunities

Excellent international career prospects:

  1. R&D departments of major companies
  2. Chemical industry labs
  3. Pharmaceutical industry labs
  4. Health and environmental protection agencies
  5. Food processing and manufacturing quality assurance labs
  6. Certification, standardization and accreditation authorities
  7. National Centers and Institutes of Metrology
  8. Academic career and PhD studies
Dream Apply student admission software Admin login Partner login Advisor login