Category: Universities in Estonia

Estonian Information Technology College

The Estonian Information Technology College (EITC) ( Estonian : Estonian Information Technology College (ECHR) ) is a private non-profit Institution of Higher Professional Education ( University of Applied Sciences ) in Finland , located in Tallinn . EITC provides Estonian Applied higher education diploma-level (at least 180 ECTS credit points, equal to the Bachelor’s degree under the Bologna Process ) education in information technology in four main Programmes (IT Systems…

Estonian Business School

Estonian Business School is a private, higher-education institution situated in Tallinn, Estonia. EBS offers business-related higher education in bachelor-, master- and doctoral levels. Estonian Business School also has a high school part, named EBS Gümnaasium which offers high school education from 10th to 12th grade and a Management Training Centre (EBS Juhtimiskoolituse Keskus) that offers different trainings and development programs. History The Estonian Business School (EBS) was founded in 1988….

Tartu Art College

Tartu Art College (Estonian: Tartu Kõrgem Kunstikool, TKK) is a university of applied sciences that provides art education in Tartu, Estonia. It was founded on 1 August 2000. The university is situated in Karlova. The rector is Vallo Nuust. History On grounds of precedence, TAC is related to an educational institution of arts founded in Tartu in 1919. During the period from 1919 to 1960 Tartu Art College has existed…

Tallinn University of Applied Sciences

Tallinn University of Applied Sciences ( Estonian : postsecondary education ; THC) is a vocational university in Tallinn , Estonia , founded in 1992. It provides higher education in the field of engineering. Tallinn College of Engineering is a legal successor of the Tallinn Technical Secondary School for Building and Mechanics established in 1962, that itself was build upon Tallinn Commercial School for Boys, what was founded in 1915. TTK…

Estonian University of Life Sciences

The Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonian: Eesti Maaülikool, EMÜ), located in Tartu, Estonia, is the former Estonian Agricultural University, which was established in 1951 and renamed and restructured in November 2005. Eesti Maaülikool is, by its own claim, the only university in Estonia whose priorities in academic and research activities provide the sustainable development of natural resources necessary for the existence of Man as well as the preservation of…

Estonian National Defence College

The Estonian National Defense College (ENDC; Estonian : Defence College ) is an Institution of Applied Higher Education for National Defense in Tartu , Estonia . ENDC mission is to train and educate regular officers for the Estonian Defense Forces and National Defense League, as well as for other military institutions. The ENDC has established in Estonia a national reputation for expertise in military research and development. A challenging academic…

Estonian Aviation Academy

Estonian Aviation Academy (Estonian: Eesti Lennuakadeemia) is a state-owned professional higher education institution educating and training specialists for Estonian aviation enterprises and organisations. It’s situated beside the Tartu Airport in Reola, 8 km south of Tartu. The studies are conducted in accordance with the standard curricula meeting the requirements of the Ministry of Education and Research of the Republic of Estonia, ICAO, JAA, EASA and EUROCONTROL. The current rector is Jaanus…

Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre

The Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre (Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia) began in the form of a mixed choir of the Estonia Society Musical Department (EMD) on the eve of World War I. The assembly of the Estonia Society created the Tallinn Higher Music School on November 17, 1918. The opening ceremony took place on September 28, 1919. In 1923 the educational institution was renamed the Tallinn Conservatoire. In 1938…

Estonian Academy of Arts

The Estonian Academy of Arts (Estonian: Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, EKA) is the only public university in Estonia providing higher education in art, design, architecture, media, art history and conservation-restoration. It is based in Tallinn. According to the Statutes of the EAA, the main objective of activity at the Estonian Academy of Arts is to promote creativity and research, enabling the acquirement of a contemporary higher education based on integrated study, meeting…

University of Tartu

The University of Tartu (Estonian: Tartu Ülikool, Latin: Universitas Tartuensis) is a classical university in the city of Tartu, Estonia. It is the national university of Estonia.[2] University of Tartu is the only classical university in the country[3] and also the biggest[4] and most prestigious[5] university in Estonia. It was established by King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden in 1632. The number of students is nearly 14,000 out of whom over…