IAU-016165

Estonia

top General Information

Address

Street:Ülikooli 18

City:Tartu

Post Code:50090

Tel.:+372(7) 375-100

Fax:+372(7) 375-440

WWW:http://www.ut.ee

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1802 as Universitas Dorpantensis by Alexander I, with German as the language of instruction but tracing its origins to the Academy founded by Gustav II Adolphus of Sweden in 1632. German was replaced by Russian in 1893, when the University was renamed Universitas Iurievensis. Acquired present title 1919. Has incorporated the Institute of Law, Tallinn, and Tartu Teacher Training College.

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Keskkooli lõputunnistus) and entrance examination (Sisseastumiseksamid)

Language(s)

Estonian;Russian;English;German

Accrediting Agency

Estonian Higher Education Quality Agency

Religious Affiliation

None

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Volii Kalm

Job title:Rector


Senior Administrative Officer : Andres Liinat

Job title:Director of Administration


International Relations Officer : Reesi Lepa

Job title:Head of International Cooperation

top Divisions

Academy : Culture

Fields of study:Fine Arts, Performing Arts

More details:Viljandi


College : Eurocollege

Fields of study:European Studies


College : Narva

Fields of study:Modern Languages


College : Pärnu

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Environmental Management, Hotel Management, Social Work, Tourism


Faculty : Economics and Business Administration

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics


Faculty : Exercise and Sport Sciences

Fields of study:Physical Therapy, Sports


Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law


Faculty : Mathematics and Computer Science

Fields of study:Computer Science, Mathematics


Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy


Faculty : Philosophy

Fields of study:Educational Sciences, History, Modern Languages, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy


Faculty : Science and Technology


Faculty : Social Sciences and Education

Fields of study:Cultural Studies, Journalism, Linguistics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Teacher Training


Faculty : Theology

Fields of study:Theology


Institute : Law

Fields of study:Law

More details:Tallinn

top Degrees

Bakalaureus

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Religion, Social Sciences, Welfare and Protective Services


Bakalaureusekraad

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Fine Arts, Higher Education, Performing Arts, Service Trades, Welfare and Protective Services


Arstikraad; Hambaarstikraad; Loomaarstikraad

Fields of study:Health Sciences


Magister

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Religion, Social Sciences, Welfare and Protective Services


Doktor

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Education, Health Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Religion, Social Sciences, Technology

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Acta et Commentationes Universitatis Tartuensis de Mathematica

Acta Kinesiologiae Universitatis Tartuensis

Ajalooline Ajakiri. The Estonian Historical Journal

Baltic Journal of Art History

Estonian Journal of Education

Folia Cryptogamica Estonica

Interlitteraria

Journal of Estonian and Finno-Ugrian Linguistics

Juridica International

Methis

Papers on Anthropology

Sign Systems Studies

Studia Metrica et Poetica

Studia Philosophica Estonica

Main Press

University of Tartu Press

top Student & Staff Numbers

Staff

Statistics Year:2013-2014

Full Time Male:687

Full Time Female:600

Full Time Total:1287

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Male:578

Full Time Female:376

Full Time Total:954

Students

Statistics Year:2013-2014

Male:5391

Female:10634

Total:16025

Foreign Male:337

Foreign Female:247

Foreign Total:584

Students with Disabilities:105

Updated on 24-09-2015