|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||€1,500.00 per semester|
|Application fee||€80.00 one-time|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
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.
Finnish secondary education diplomas (Lukion Päättötodistus and Ylioppilastutkintotodistus) are accepted in the original language (Finnish).
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!
Academic Affairs Office
More information about language proficiency requirements is available at www.tlu.ee/en/Degree-Studies/Application-procedure/Proof-of-English-Proficiency
Language test can also be carried out at Tallinn University for EU/EEA citizens.
Students coming from Finland don’t have to prove their language proficiency if they have at least “cum laude approbatur” (pitkä oppimäärä) in their matriculation certificate.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Entrance exam is a part of the admissions process (Letter of Motivation and interview with the admission committee via Skype video conference or at the University)
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Please also see the country specific requirements: www.tlu.ee/en/Degree-Studies/Application-procedure/Country-Specific-Requirements Country specific requirements may not apply to all countries, please see if Your country is on the list.
The term Liberal Arts denotes a curriculum that imparts general knowledge and develops the student’s rational thought and intellectual capabilities.
Since the main strengths of the university lie in the fields of humanities and social sciences, the curricula offer you a broad choice to focus on the humanities (Linguistics and Cross-Cultural Communication, Estonian Language and Culture, Russian Language and Culture, Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, Philosophy and Anthropology, Romance Languages, Cultures and Translation, Contemporary Art and Creative Dance) or the social sciences (Information Management, Communication and Public Relations, Electronic Media and Communication, Political Sciences, International Relations and European Studies, Sociology and Basics of Social Work, Learning and Social Impact, Hobby Education and Recreation Management).
The bachelor programmes in Liberal Arts at Catherine’s College are highly interdisciplinary curricula. Your education is provided by a team of tutors from 15 institutes of Tallinn University with different academic backgrounds and research traditions. You will learn to combine approaches from a variety disciplines.
Whatever you choose – the humanities or the social sciences – the Liberal Arts curricula offer you a lots of choice in creating part of your own curriculum. In addition to two modules of your specialization you are free to choose general subjects and electives according to your interests and ambitions.