|Study location||Estonia, Tartu|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||€5,000 per year
Tuition-waivers available. More information on tuition fees www.ut.ee/en/prospective-students/tuition-fees
|Application fee||€50 one-time
Application fee is non-refundable.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Admission takes place according to a ranking list of applicants built on the basis of scores in Mathematics; Biology, Chemistry or Physics and motivation letter.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.
NB! Please be sure to check further information on required documents and our step-by-step application guide at st.ut.ee/apply-now
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 brief motivation letter (in English, maximum of 4 600 characters with spaces) based on the following points:
The bachelor’s programme in Science and Technology has three specialisations:
*genetics and biotechnology
1. Which of the three specialisations interests you most and why?
2. Which elective courses would you like to take? (Elective courses need to be chosen from the list of courses of elective module of Science and Technology programme).
3. Why are you particularly interested in this Science and Technology bachelor’s programme?
4. In which role do you see yourself in your future job after completion of the programme and what is your personal motivation to study Science and Technology?
5. How do you plan to implement the skills to be gained from the programme in your future career?
· fit between the student’s goals and the programme (40%)
Estonian applicants should apply for this programme from February 1 until April 15 in SAIS.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Please check the country-specific information to find out if there are additional requirements you need to meet: www.ut.ee/en/country-specific-requirements.
If admitted, you will most likely need to apply for visa/residence permit. Please find more information about the application process: www.ut.ee/en/welcome/non-eu-citizens-residence-permits-and-visas.
Science and Technology is a 3-year bachelor’s programme offering a broad overview of natural and exact sciences and technologies. Students have an option to choose between 3 specialisations: genetics and biotechnology; bioengineering and robotics; chemistry and materials science. After graduating from the programme, students have an option to continue studies in any natural science field or work for technology companies in Estonia and abroad.
Graduates of the programme are expected to contribute to the development of technology enterprises in Estonia and abroad. They are wanted in, for example, monitoring centres, various manufacturing enterprises and laboratories as technologically qualified members of the lab staff. The broad education enables to make wise, calculated decisions about continuing studies on master’s level in all natural science and technology specialisations at the University of Tartu and other top universities.