|1 year (60 ECTS)
|MA (Master of Arts in Social Sciences)
|€4,200 per year
There are 2 tuition waivers available for top-ranked applicants in 2024, including 1 tuition waiver for EU/EEA/Swiss applicants, and 1 tuition waiver for other applicants (regardless of citizenship).
More information on tuition fees is available at www.ut.ee/tuition.
NB! Applicants who are not citizens of EU/EEA/Switzerland must pre-pay half of the first semester’s tuition-fee after receiving an admission offer for enrolment in the programme.
Application fee is non-refundable.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
1) bachelor´s degree or equivalent qualification in economics and business, and at least 5 years of professional experience, or
The degree must be obtained by the application deadline. For assessment of professional experience, you are required to upload your CV.
For country-specific document requirements please see www.ut.ee/country-specific.
Please be sure to check further information and our step-by-step application guide at www.ut.ee
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.
All applicants must comply with our English language requirements. The only acceptable English tests and exempt categories are specified at www.ut.ee/requirements.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Please upload the final version of the motivation letter before submitting the application. It can not be edited after the application is submitted.
The motivation letter (3000-3500 characters with spaces, written in English) should explain the candidate’s motives for starting master’s studies and describe how the studies in this programme are related to the previous professional experience and career goals. The letter may point out specific fields that the candidate would like to concentrate on during the studies and which can be also implemented in candidate´s professional activities.
The motivation letter should contain the following aspects:
Evaluation of the motivation letter (max 100 points)
Evaluation is based on the length of the working experience and its connection to the study programme.
The maximum score for the motivation letter is 100 points and the result is positive only if the applicant gains 51 points or more. Only those applicants who score 66 points or higher (out of 100) as a combined score from both the motivation letter and professional experience, will be considered for admission.
You will gain diverse knowledge of economic development, management, politics and international trends and strong analytical skills to shape local, national and global policies. You can focus on addressing the effects of economic policies by integrating this knowledge into related areas (e.g. cyber security, etc.).
As a graduate, you are an innovative and entrepreneurial public sector specialist with modern economic knowledge, able to cope successfully in a changing economic environment and society, taking into account different future work skills. You are a professional in your field.
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