UT is Estonia’s leading centre of research and training. It preserves the culture of the Estonian people and spearheads the country’s reputation in research and provision of higher education. UT belongs to the top 2% of world’s best universities.


Bachelor’s and master’s in English

Admissions timeline

BA Business Administration | BSc Science and Technology | Medicine | Master’s programmes


Short-term studies

Admissions deadline

  • Autumn semester: April 15
  • Spring semester: Nov 1

Exchange and visiting students Courses in English Study Estonian language International Summer University MOOCs


Bachelor’s and master’s in Estonian

Admissions timeline

  • Application period: April 1- June 1
  • Admission results: July 17

Bachelor’s programmes Medical studies Master’s programmes


Doctoral studies

Admissions timeline

  • Application period: May 1 – June 1
  • Admission results: July

Requirements Programmes Scholarships Short-term PhD


For more information and admission see HERE!

As Estonia’s national university, UT stresses the importance of international co-operation and partnerships with reputable research universities all over the world. The robust research potential of the university is evidenced by the fact that the University of Tartu has been invited to join the Coimbra Group, a prestigious club of renowned research universities.

UT includes four faculties. To support and develop the professional competence of its students and academic staff, the university has entered into bilateral co-operation agreements with 79 partner institutions in 31 countries.



UT scientist receives prestigious grant to launch anticancer drug

The European Research Council (ERC) awarded the University of Tartu scientist Tambet Teesalu a grant of 150,000 euros to support his research on developing a smart anticancer drug. Read more…


sTARTUp Day 2017 prepares the ground for great deeds

On 8 December, the sTARTUp Day business festival will be held in Tartu for the second time. The main topic of the event is “From Zero to Hero”, covering presentations and seminars by leaders of international startups who have the experience of developing a successful company using limited resources. Read more…


  • Team 1
  • Team 2


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