Master Degree in Tartu Estonia

Top Masters Programs in Tartu Estonia 2016/2017

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Tartu is a small and quaint city in Estonia, but has much to offer those that choose to study there. There is a large and vibrant student population, which creates an environment fostering intellectual and cultural growth. Students that are studying for a Master in Tartu also have easy access to travel to other parts of Estonia, as Tartu is a convenient gateway.

The academic institutions in Tartu are excellent in quality, offering a variety of Master in Tartu programs. Some of the highly sought after Master in Tartu degrees are in the fields of architecture, area studies, engineering, mathematics, and humanities, among several others. Program lengths for a Master in Tartu vary, but generally it takes one to two years to complete a program with full-time study. Graduates often find themselves with excellent career opportunities in Estonia, Europe, as well as globally.

If a Master in Tartu has sparked your interest, then scroll through the programs below. You may find the degree that will help you reach your personal and professional goals!

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Master in Robotics and Computer Engineering

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MSc in Robotics and Computer Engineering trains highly qualified roboticists, computer and space engineers. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Tartu Estonia. Master’s programme in Robotics and Computer Engineering trains highly qualified roboticists, computer and space engineers. The programme provides broad knowledge in the field of robotics, computer engineering or space technology. Graduates can work in enterprises or research and development centres connected to their field of study. After successful completion of the curriculum the student: will have broad and systematic understanding in the field of robotics, computer engineering or space technology; will understand the necessity for human-centered approaches when conceiving and implementing new technological systems; will be able to provide consulting in robotics, computer engineering or space technology or cross-field consulting; will understand the ethical aspects and limitations of the field of specialisation and is able to evaluate the novelty, utility and/or economic efficiency of the results of his/her professional activity; will be ready to work in the industry as well as in the field research, development, and innovation (RDI). There are many reasons to study the programme: practical approach studies are conducted in collaboration with research groups opportunity to obtain teaching skills modern buildings and laboratories obtain knowledge of both hardware and software There is a strong emphasis on practical work. The programme will deepen the knowledge students gained during their Bachelor's studies and allow students to acquire new knowledge and skills in computing, robotics, computer science, space technology etc. Students have an opportunity to work for a semester (24 ECTS) for a company or research group in their chosen field. Students can also replace a study module with a semester abroad either studying at another university or working for a research company. Additionally students are offered management and economy modules to be able start their own business or work as a leading engineers for a company in their chosen field. Students can use many different digital eletronics laboratories which have modern equipment and tools, thus creating an excellent environment for studying and research and development activities. More info: http://www.ut.ee/robotics [-]

Master in Information Technology Law

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Estonia Tartu

The MA in IT Law programme trains highly qualified IT Law experts much needed at law firms, IT companies, public agencies, international organizations, and consulting firms. [+]

Designed for lawyers interested in pursuing careers in the field of information technology and cyber security, the programme trains highly qualified IT Law experts much needed at law firms, IT companies, public agencies, international organizations, and consulting firms. The students will enjoy full access to UT services and full participation in all events of the IT Law Programme. Practical focus: a significant part of teaching in this programme will simulate real-life situations. Students gain access to 30 IT Law practitioners and IT specialists from around the world participating in the programme. As consultants, lecturers, or mentors, they synchronize the legal education with the technical developments in the ICT sector. Broad and comprehensive understanding of IT Law: we provide a systematic understanding of all major subfields of IT law as well as skills necessary for practicing in this area. Along with that, we create extensive links between technical, legal, and policy aspects of development and uses of ICTs, putting heavy emphasis on case studies, real-life exercises, trend assessments, and problem-solving. The students will master a set of technical skills typically required in the ICT sector, e.g. elementary skills in programming, cryptography, database technology, and software engineering. Graduates will be ready to provide legal advice on ICT related matters across jurisdictions and work anywhere in the world. They will be able to perform interdisciplinary and comprehensive regulatory, analytical, and expert work in the field of IT Law, having all necessary skills to face the challenges posed by the extraterritoriality, novelty, and complexity of its problems. Estonia is considered an international leader in the field of IT for its technological and legal solutions as well as population that is open to technological advancements: We provide access to its best practices and cutting-edge developments. More info: http://www.ut.ee/itlaw [-]

Master in International Relations and Regional Studies

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

This MA programme combines comprehensive study of international relations as an academic discipline and political practice with in-depth understanding of one or several key regions of the world. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Tartu Estonia. The MA programme of International Relations and Regional Studies combines comprehensive study of international relations as an academic discipline and political practice with in-depth understanding of one or several key regions of the world. The programme is suitable for all those who plan a career with an international focus, be it in diplomacy, public service, private sector or with non-governmental organizations. CURRICULUM STRUCTURE (TOTAL 120 ECTS) CORE MODULE 30 ECTS

International Relations International Law Security Politics Foreign Policy Analysis Conflict Management and Resolution METHODS MODULE 18 ECTS

Courses on quantitative and qualitative research methods CHOICE OF REGIONAL SPECIALISATION MODULES 24 ECTS... [-]

Master in Quantitative Economics

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MA in Quantitative Economics gives students strong preparation in contemporary economic theory and econometric analysis methods. [+]

Quantitative Economics is a 2-year Master’s programme that gives students strong preparation in contemporary economic theory and econometric analysis methods enabling them to analyse and forecast economic processes. The programme has a special focus on micro- and macroeconomic theory and it gives training in solving real life economic problems via the application of state-of-the-art economic analysis techniques. The graduates will be able to continue their education in international level economics PhD programmes or follow a career as analysts in banks, public sector organizations, consultation firms and international companies.

After completing the curriculum, the student: knows the main concepts in economics and has acquired the skills of making critical assessments over the applicability of these concepts; has acquired the ability to apply both micro- and macroeconomic models for analysing the problems which arise in economic practice; knows how to verbally, graphically, mathematically and empirically analyse and forecast both the behaviour of economic agents and also the impact of governmental policies. Audience ... [-]

Master in Philosophy

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MA in Philosophy gives a systematic overview of the field of philosophy, theoretical developments, concepts and methods of philosophical research. [+]

Philosophy is a unique 2-year Master’s programme that aims to provide students with skills and knowledge of the research methods of contemporary philosophy. Students can choose from four specialisations: history of philosophy, practical philosophy, philosophy of science and theoretical philosophy. The programme is focused on research: all students will work closely together with a supervisor who will help student design the programme based on the student’s interests; students can join many international research groups and conferences and students’ MA thesis has to be on article level.

What will students get from the programme? Unique programme: gives a general overview of philosophy with four specialisations; Internationally connected faculty and international staff, many world famous guest lecturers; Study-related workshops and conferences; Integration into up-to-date philosophy literature; Great research opportunities: students can contribute to ongoing research and participate in conferences. UT organizes yearly 3-5 international conferences in the area of philosophy; Wide range of literature: the Department of Philosophy and the Centre of Ethics have a common library which gathers systematically both classic and up-to-date literature; International career prospective: graduates can continue their studies or work in any field from public sector to business and journalism. After completing the curriculum, the student: has acquired a systematic overview of the field of philosophy, is familiar with the theoretical developments, concepts, terms and methods of philosophical research, has in-depth knowledge in a chosen narrow field of research; is able to identify and independently formulate problems and research questions requiring expertise in philosophy; has tolerant attitude towards diversity of values and opinions; understands the ethical aspects, possibilities, limits, and social functions of the philosopher's role; is able to suggest solutions based on specialized expertise. Audience ... [-]

Master of Science in Landscape Architecture

Estonian University of Life Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Estonia Tartu

Landscape Architecture focuses on the intervention in the landscape through planning, management and design. International Master program in Landscape Architecture is united around the concept of landscape ... [+]

International Master program In Landscape Architecture is united around the concept of landscape, which is generally understood to mean outdoor spaces, environments and places and relationships between people and these spaces, environments and places, both in terms of activities and perceptions.  Landscape Architecture is concerned with landscapes of all types, both urban and rural, and at all scales from the smallest open space to the region.

The Aim: The overall objective is to enable students to become professional landscape architects, primarily through European Federation of Landscape Architecture (EFLA) accreditation. The programme is designed to reflect the EU Bologna process and the EFLA criteria.... [-]


Master in Semiotics

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

Study cultural semiotics at the university which is home to Tartu-Moscow School of Cultural Semiotics founded by Yuri Lotman. [+]

Semiotics is a 2-year Master’s programme that provides interdisciplinary background and gives a theoretical base for application of semiotic ideas to a wide variety of disciplines and scientific study. Semiotics is the general study of sign processes, or semiosis. The programme binds together the theory of semiotics and three core modules – cultural semiotics, biosemiotics and sociosemiotics.

Why study semiotics at the University of Tartu? The tradition of excellence in semiotic theory in Tartu was established by Yuri Lotman in 1960s, the founder of semiotics of culture and the Tartu-Moscow Semiotic School, as well as the oldest journal of semiotics, Sign Systems Studies; UT is one the few institutions in the world teaching full Master´s and PhD degree programs in semiotics since 1993; As one of world´s major centres of semiotics, the University of Tartu collaborates and is regularly visited by professors from all around the world: Myrdene Anderson, Paul Bouissac, John Deely, Dinda Gorlee, Jesper Hoffmeyer, Winfried Nöth, Roland Posner, Frederik Stjernfelt, Eero Tarasti etc.; The finest collections of semiotic materials in Tartu include the memorial library of Thomas Sebeok, one of the world leaders in the 20th century semiotics, and the Centre of Jakob von Uexküll, a Baltic German whose works have been very important to the development of biosemiotics. Audience ... [-]

Master in Financial Mathematics

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MSc in Financial Mathematics provides knowledge and skills in two major areas - financial engineering and insurance mathematics. [+]

Financial Mathematics is a 1-year Master’s programme that prepares specialists for financial sector, banking and insurance industries in quantitative methods of risk assessment and hedging, providing knowledge and skills in two major areas - financial engineering and insurance mathematics.

What can you expect from this programme? Special emphasis on applied mathematical models and quantitative methods; Knowledge, practical skills and competence needed to succeed in careers at banks, insurance companies, consulting, financial utilities and financial supervisory authorities; The teaching staff consists of professors highly qualified in the field of Financial Mathematics, who have also done extensive research and have international experience. Some of the lectures in the programme will be delivered by visiting international staff; Graduates are very competitive on national and international job market as analysts, actuaries and risk engineers. All graduates of Financial Mathematics can find jobs easily in Estonia and around the world. Audience ... [-]

Master in European Union - Russia Studies

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MA in European Union-Russia Studies combines international relations, economics, law, history and cultural studies of the EU and Russia. [+]

The European Union – Russia Studies Master’s programme (EURUS) is a unique multidisciplinary programme combining different disciplines such as political science, comparative politics, international relations, economics, law, history and cultural studies. The programme binds together the study of two regions - Europe and Russia - in one coherent curriculum, providing a comprehensive understanding of political, social, and economic developments in the EU and its member states as well as in Russia and its neighbouring transition countries.

The objective of the European Union-Russia Studies MA-Programme is to provide global labour market with experts in the field of the EU-Russian affairs for the public and private sector. Given the overall expanding complex relations between the European Union and the Russian Federation - stretching from trade, investment and business cooperation over cultural relations to matters of foreign policy, security and conflict resolution – there is a growing need for specialists trained in European Union and Russia affairs.... [-]