|Study location||Estonia, Tartu|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Awards||MA (Master of Arts in Social Sciences)|
|Tuition fee||€3,800 per year
There are 18 tuition-waivers available for top ranked applicants (regardless of 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 qualification in economics, mathematical sciences, technology sciences (including IT) – 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.mtk.ut.ee/admission-innovation-technology-management.
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.
All applicants are expected to submit a motivation letter (approximately 5000 characters with spaces) which is written in English and based on the following points:
• give an overview of your objectives and motives to study Innovation and Technology Management at the University of Tartu;
• reasons for studying in the Innovation and Technology Management programme, linkages between earlier studies and/or work experience with the programme and comprehensive description of the capabilities (previous studies and work experience) enabling the study of Innovation and Technology Management (max 30 points);
The aim of the programme is to educate specialists who are able to implement ICT solutions to management processes of enterprises and thus help companies to grow through more added value created. Qualified students should have a bachelor’s degree in economy or ICT related field.
We welcome students who would not only like to be programmers or system managers but are also interested in management, innovation and entrepreneurship. We can also turn it other way around – students who already have interest in latter but would like to know more about implementing ICT solutions to those processes.
After graduation, students have an opportunity to work as innovation or process managers in any company that is already implementing or planning to implement ICT solutions in their processes. Students also have the ability to start their own company, especially as a consultation business in implementing ICT solutions, or work in public sector in the filed of innovation policy or digitalisation.