|Location||Estonia, Tallinn/ Tartu|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Awards||MSc (Master of Science in Engineering)|
Full tuition fee waivers available
|Application fee||€100.00 one-time
The application fee is non-refundable!
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor´s degree in IT or a related field (degree in other field is accepted only if candidate has either previous work experience or in-service training in IT).
This content is for general information purposes only, for details please visit www.ttu.ee/studying/tut_admission/
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, according to the instructions given by the institution. Important! Never send original documents by post!
This is for general information purposes only, for details please visit www.ttu.ee/studying/tut_admission/english-language-requirements/.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Students who require a visa for entry to Estonia will have to apply separately for a Temporary Residence Permit at their local Estonian Embassy. Please find information about the terms of the Temporary Residence Permit for study in Estonia at the web page: ttu.ee/temporary-residence-permit/
The international Master’s programme with two main specialties – Cyber Security and Digital Forensics – provides students with core skills in wide aspects of the security of information systems and specialized skills in computer security incidents and crime evidence. Students get a unique chance to study under high-level cyber security practitioners from Estonian banks, telecoms, law enforcement, CERT and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence and to conduct research within the Estonian Centre of Excellence in Computer Science.
The programme is taught jointly by the two largest public universities in Estonia (students have the opportunity to study in both universities). Upon successful completion of the programme students will receive a joint degree signed by both universities – Tallinn University of Technology and University of Tartu.
*A programme that is unique in Europe and offered in a country that has national experience of cyber-attacks
*Teaching staff with the latest high-level experience and know-how
*International guest lecturers from related industries and institutions (banks, CERT, law enforcement, NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, et al.)
*An internationally recognised qualification
The suggested guide for location:* 1. semester (fall): Tallinn University of Technology * 2. semester (spring): University of Tartu * 3. semester (fall): Tallinn University of Technology * 4. semester (spring): Tallinn University of Technology or University of Tartu, devoted to Master’s thesis.
The programme conveys the specialist knowledge and professional skills needed on a career path leading to high-end technical roles (e.g. security analyst, architect or research engineer) or managerial roles (e.g. project/team leader or technology officer). Great networking possibilities and collaboration with leading specialists in the field will present graduates with a range of career opportunities.