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University of Tartu

Estonia, Tartu    See a map
Ülikooli 18, Tartu 50090, Estonia

The University of Tartu:

  • the largest and most comprehensive university in Estonia and one of the most respectable centres of education and research in Central and Eastern Europe;
  • belongs to the top 2% of world's best universities by ranking 347th in the QS World University Rankings 2016/17 and within the 301–350 range in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-2017;
  • UT is placed 4th in the QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia (QS University Rankings: EECA);
  • founded in 1632 by King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden;
  • 4 faculties - Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Faculty Science and Technology; 
  • 23 bachelor's and master's programmes in English and more than 30 international PhD programmes;
  • 13,400 students (including 1300 international students from 85 countries);
  • 3,500 employees, including 1,744 academic employees, including 173 professors
  • 71 partner universities in 27 countries;
  • an active member of international associations such as the Utrecht Network and the Coimbra Group of Universities;
  • member of the ISEP network, the AEN and Erasmus+ offering its students endless exchange opportunities;
  • famous for its research-based education;
  • over 34,000 research publications (including 7,500 in the ISI Web of Science);
  • belongs to the top 1% of the world's most-cited universities and research institutions in the fields of Clinical Medicine, Chemistry, Environment/Ecology, Plant and Animal Science, Geosciences, Social Sciences (general), Biology and Biochemistry and Engineering (ISI Web of Science);
  • a total of 20 UT scientist belong to the top 1% of most-cited scientists in the world;
  • Nobel Prize in 1909 (Wilhelm Ostwald, founder of Physical Chemistry);
  • budget volume of 121,2 million euros.

The University of Tartu:

  • the largest and most comprehensive university in Estonia and one of the most respectable centres of education and research in Central and Eastern Europe;
  • belongs to the top 2% of world's best universities by ranking 347th in the QS World University Rankings 2016/17 and within the 301–350 range in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-2017;
  • UT is placed 4th in the QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia (QS University Rankings: EECA);
  • founded in 1632 by King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden;
  • 4 faculties - Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Faculty Science and Technology; 
  • 23 bachelor's and master's programmes in English and more than 30 international PhD programmes;
  • 13,400 students (including 1300 international students from 85 countries);
  • 3,500 employees, including 1,744 academic employees, including 173 professors
  • 71 partner universities in 27 countries;
  • an active member of international associations such as the Utrecht Network and the Coimbra Group of Universities;
  • member of the ISEP network, the AEN and Erasmus+ offering its students endless exchange opportunities;
  • famous for its research-based education;
  • over 34,000 research publications (including 7,500 in the ISI Web of Science);
  • belongs to the top 1% of the world's most-cited universities and research institutions in the fields of Clinical Medicine, Chemistry, Environment/Ecology, Plant and Animal Science, Geosciences, Social Sciences (general), Biology and Biochemistry and Engineering (ISI Web of Science);
  • a total of 20 UT scientist belong to the top 1% of most-cited scientists in the world;
  • Nobel Prize in 1909 (Wilhelm Ostwald, founder of Physical Chemistry);
  • budget volume of 121,2 million euros.

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Undergraduate

BachelorComputer Engineering
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BachelorEconomics and Business Administration
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BachelorComputer Science
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BachelorLaw (taught in Tartu or in Tallinn)
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BachelorEnglish Language and Literature
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BachelorHistory
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Postgraduate

EACH - Excellence in Analytical Chemistry
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MasterEconomics and Business Administration
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MasterCommunication Management
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MasterPublic Health
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MasterEstonian and Finno-Ugric Linguistics
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MasterBiology
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MasterBiomedicine
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Doctoral

PhDEconomics and Business Administration
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PhDComputer Science
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PhDEngineering and Technology
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PhDPolitical Science
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PhDEducational Science
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PhDMolecular and Cell Biology
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PhDMedia and Communication
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Departments

Faculty of Science and Technology
Tartu

EACH - Excellence in Analytical Chemistry
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MScSoftware Engineering
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MScComputer Science
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MScApplied Measurement Science
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MScRobotics and Computer Engineering
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MScActuarial and Financial Engineering
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MScGeoinformatics for Urbanised Society
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Faculty of Social Sciences
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MAInternational Relations and Regional Studies
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MAEuropean Union - Russia Studies
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MasterQuantitative Economics
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MADemocracy and Governance
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MAWellness and Spa Service Design and Management
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MAInformation Technology Law
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MAInternational Law and Human Rights
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Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Tartu

MASemiotics
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MasterPhilosophy
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MasterEuropean Languages and Cultures
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MasterFolkloristics and Applied Heritage Studies
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