|Study location||Estonia, Tartu|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||€3,800 per year
There are 10 tuition-waivers available for top ranked applicants (regardless of their citizenship) in 2020/21. More information on tuition fees is available at www.ut.ee/tuition-fees.
|Application fee||€50 one-time
Application fee is non-refundable.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent – for country-specific document requirements please see www.ut.ee/country-specific.
Please be sure to check further information on required documents and our step-by-step application guide at www.ut.ee/european-union-russia-studies.
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 write a motivation letter (in English) focusing on the following points:
The maximum score for the motivation letter is 100 points. Only those applicants who score 66 points or higher (out of 100) as a combined score from both the motivation letter and GPA will be considered for admission.
A two year inter-disciplinary MA-programme combining political science, economics, law, history, linguistics and cultural studies. The integrated programme binds together the study of two main regions Europe and Russia in one coherent curriculum, providing a comprehensive understanding of political, social, and economic developments in the EU and its member states as well as in Russia and its neighbouring transition countries.
What you will get from this programme?
- Thorough, comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge of policies, politics, economics, law and the history of the European Union and the Russian Federation.
- Academic qualification for successfully taking up challenging tasks in dealing with the EU, Russia and their mutual relations.
- Professional competence for advancing political, commercial, and cultural dimensions shaping the future development of the European Union and the Russian Federation.
The EU-Russia Studies master’s programme gives students knowledge, skills and competence required for working in various private, public and government institutions. Completion of this degree gives access to academic research in doctoral studies and careers in the public or private sector.