|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Awards||MSc (Master of Science in Engineering)|
Full tuition fee waivers available
|Application fee||€100.00 one-time
The application fee is non-refundable!
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor degree in IT, Law, Public Management, Economics or other related fields.
Country specific requirements education documents: www.ttu.ee/country_specific_requirements/
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
All the academic documents (diploma, transcript) need to be certified by a public notary or issuing university. Documents can not be self-attested! If the document is not in English it also needs to be officially translated.
It is required that you send verified copies of the entry qualification documents directly to the university by postal mail, according to the instructions given by the institution. Important! Never send original documents by post!
Tallinn University of Technology
This is for general information purposes only, for details please visit English Language requirements.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Students who require a visa for entry to Estonia will have to apply separately for a Temporary Residence Permit at their local Estonian Embassy. Please find information about the terms of the Temporary Residence Permit for study in Estonia at the web page: ttu.ee/temporary-residence-permit/
Estonia’s e-government and the country’s other innovative e-solutions have grown into one of Europe’s success stories of the last decade. Tallinn Tech has taken a leap into the future of e-Governance education. Largely focusing on IT solutions at governmental level, its interoperability between different faculties in the University is giving fundamental background also in other aspects (law, public management and economics) of government. The program is especially important due to the fact that it is unique in Estonia and in Europe and the demand for the specialist with broad knowledge in e-governance is increasing tremendously.
The Master’s e-Governance Technologies and Services studying programme gives students broad knowledge on developing a modern state, its transition to e-governance and paperless management. Studies include a wide overview of administrative and legal aspects of e-governance.
- Focuses on designing, developing and improving governmental systems and implementing e-government components on every state level
- Specialization in IT, innovation/services in public and private sectors or adoption and marketing of e-government
- User-oriented services offered by government that are based on ICT
- Offers experience in the field, practical research and project work already during studies
- Curriculum is closely related to “e-state technologies laboratory” offering students a possibility to do research in e-governance field as well as take part in new development projects
The 2 year (120 ECTS) curriculum comprises the following modules:
General Studies (24 ECTS)
Core Module (24 ECTS)
e-Governance Technologies and Services (42 ECTS)
Free Choice Courses (6 ECTS)
Graduation Thesis (24 ECTS)
The curriculum will help to prepare managers and specialists responsible for the development of e-Governance who are able to comprehend the business processes and the management of public administration and are familiar with the information systems and software development.
Giving students a broad knowledge about the transition to e-governance, its management and development, helps graduates to work in the public and private sectors whilst leading eGov projects by having also a wider overview of administrative and legal aspects of e-governance.r analysts.
Master’s degree holders have the opportunity to continue their studies in the PhD programme.