|Study location||Estonia, Tallinn|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||€2,000 per semester|
|Application fee||€100 one-time|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The access requirement to Bachelor’s study is secondary education or a corresponding foreign qualification.
At least 60% of the possible maximum results is expected.
Please see a list of required documents here: www.tlu.ee/en/bachelors
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.
Finnish secondary education diplomas (Lukion Päättötodistus and Ylioppilastutkintotodistus) are accepted in the original language (Finnish).
All required documents must be uploaded with the application by the application deadline. Please do not send your documents by post until you have personally been asked to do so. Please also read the country-specific requirements (www.tlu.ee/en/country-specific-requirements). There may be specific requirements for which documents need to be uploaded.
Once you have been asked to send your documents by post, please make sure that the copies of education documents have been officially certified (www.tlu.ee/certified-copies-and-translations-educational-documents).
The address for sending your documents is:
Please read about the application procedure here: www.tlu.ee/en/application-procedure
Only applicants who have completed their previous levels of education or their previous studies fully in English in the United States, Canada, the Commonwealth of Australia, New Zealand or the EU/EEA countries (attested proof from the previous educational institution required), will be exempted from submitting an international language test as a proof of their English proficiency.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) academic: 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component). Copy of the IELTS Test Report Form is accepted as it will be verified online by Tallinn University.
B2 First (First Certificate in English): 162 (with a minimum of 162 in each component)
Candidates presenting Cambridge English tests should make their results available in the online system for Tallinn University to be verified.
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) internet based (TOEFL iBT® Test): 72 (with a minimum result of 18 in reading, 17 in listening, 20 in speaking and 17 in writing component). The test result has to be sent directly to Tallinn University, by the test centre. It is also possible to order the test results to be sent to Tallinn University online (Tallinn University Code number is: 0449).
PTE academic (Pearson test of English): 51 (with a minimum of 51 in each component). Test result has to be sent to Tallinn university through the secure PTE portal.
Tallinn University only accepts English language test scores which have been taken no more than 2 years before the beginning of studies.
Students graduated from International Baccalaureate studies with ENGLISH B Level HL at least grade 6 or ENGLISH A Level with at least grade 5 do not have to prove their English proficiency for B2 level.
NB! Students coming from Finland do not have to prove their language proficiency for B2 level if they have at least “cum laude approbatur” (pitkä oppimäärä) in their matriculation certificate.
Students coming from Latvia do not have to prove their language proficiency for B2 level if they have at least grade “A” or “B” in their General Secondary Education Certificate.
More information is available here: www.tlu.ee/en/proof-english-proficiency
A relevant portfolio is required.
Creative portfolio containing examples of creative works, including photographs, short films/videos, essays, scripts, poems, etc. Portfolio to be sent: firstname.lastname@example.org
Entrance exam is a part of admissions procedure. It consists of:
Portfolio to be sent: email@example.com
Students with long-term medical conditions, may encounter obstacles in higher education. Aiming to provide equal education students have the opportunity to apply for adjustments to compensate for the disadvantage that their condition may result in. Lectures have the right to give reasonable adjustments, but not an obligation. Applicants applying for adjustments to be made during the admission exams due to their physical or psycho-social special need must submit a copy of medical proof of this special need.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Please also see the country specific requirements: www.tlu.ee/en/country-specific-requirements
This program is designed for all active, creative and skilled young people who are interested in media and who possess suitable artistic, social and cultural orientations to study at our student-friendly international school.
The Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School offers an international education with a variety of curricular options leading to careers or graduate studies in the dynamic world of television, broadcast journalism, new media, advertising and public relations. The curriculum offers both vocational and theoretical courses and thus prepares students for work in today’s highly competitive and demanding media environment. The school’s well-equipped film and television studio on the one hand, and the international experience of our Estonian and foreign professors on the other, are important and valuable aspects of your studies at the Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School.
The curriculum in English prepares graduates to work in television and the audiovisual media industry (as producers, journalists, directors, editors, cameramen) and/or in the public relations field both at home and abroad in an English-speaking environment. Graduates can also continue their studies at MA level.