Why us?

Our objective is to give students the best education and opportunities in an internationally recognised university. The University of Tartu belongs to the top 1.2% of the world's best universities (QS World University Rankings 2021).

Wellness and Spa Service Design and Management Master's degree programme

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Admission to our international programmes starts on 2 January and ends on 15 March for our Master´s level programmes.

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Degree programmes taught in Estonian

Applied higher education programmes can be completed either in full-time or part-time studies (regular or block mode depending on the programme).

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Study abroad

External Students

Guide for foreign students

Estonian Language Studies

Estonian is the official language of the Republic of Estonia. Compared to other European languages, Estonian language is one of the smallest in respect of the number of speakers. However, if we take into account that 95% of languages (ca 4500 languages spoken in the world today) have less than 100 000 speakers, Estonian is a relatively widely spoken language.

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