Tallinn University of Technology

Introduction

Internationally successful university

Tallinn University of Technology (TTÜ), the only technological university in Estonia, is the flagship of Estonian engineering and technology education. Here the synergy between different fields (technological, natural, exact, economic and health sciences) is created and new ideas are born. TTÜ is to become one of the leading technological universities in the Baltic Sea region.

High-quality programs and successful alumni

Study and teaching are based on internationally recognized research and the graduates are highly rated on the labor market. The University’s approximately 70,000 alumni have shaped the economic landscape of present-day Estonia.

Excellence in research and innovation

TTÜ is a university, which by relying on academic competencies and professional management, responds actively to the needs of the rapidly developing society and is involved in tackling the challenges of the digital era.

Inspiring environment

TTÜ offers its students exciting student and cultural life and the best accommodation and sporting opportunities in the Baltic Sea region. The TTÜ campus is also a home to more than 200 high-tech companies (e.g. Skype).

Creating the future

TTÜ is in charge of nurturing the next generation of engineers and advancing engineering culture in Estonia, contributing to the sustainable development of the society and increased national prosperity with its innovative services. Our vision is innovative Estonia in a sustainable world.

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MA

MA in International Relations and European-Asian Studies

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The programme is directed to anyone interested in foreign politics as well as international economic relations and basic legal issues. Each and every student has to take the core courses in both European and Asian studies. All students are required to study either French or German. In addition, several other European languages as well as Mandarin Chinese, Japanese and Korean can be taken as free electives. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Arts in Social Sciences (MA) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor degree or equivalent (bachelor’s degree in humanities or social sciences is preferred, but not strictly required) Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 1 tuition fee waiver scholarship available that guarantees free studies. Detailed information about the scholarship is available here Number of places available: 15

The programme is directed to anyone interested in foreign politics as well as international economic relations and basic legal issues. Each and every student has to take the core courses in both European and Asian studies. All students are required to study either French or German. In addition, several other European languages as well as Mandarin Chinese, Japanese and Korean can be taken as free electives.... [-]


MA in Technology Governance and Digital Transformation

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The Master’s programme in Technology Governance and Digital Transformation leads to a technology-focused graduate degree in the fields of Public Administration, Innovation/Industrial Policy, Development Economics, and E-Governance. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Arts in Social Sciences (Technology Governanceand Digital Transformation), (MA) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor degree or equivalent. Candidates with a diverse background are welcome, from social sciences, history to engineering and natural sciences. Previous work experience in the public sector and contacts with the field of public administration or economics would be of benefit Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 50 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS. Tuition fee for the whole study period is €3750. 1 tuition fee waiver scholarship available that guarantees free studies. Detailed information about the scholarship is available here Number of places available: 10 ... [-]

Master of Arts in International Relations and European-Asian Studies

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The programme is directed to anyone interested in foreign politics as well as international economic relations and basic legal issues. Each and every student has to take the core courses in both European and Asian studies. All students are required to study either French or German. In addition, several other European languages as well as Mandarin Chinese, Japanese and Korean can be taken as free electives. [+]

International Relations and European-Asian Studies Degree awarded: Master of Arts in Social Sciences (MA) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 15 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 1 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor degree or equivalent (bachelor’s degree in humanities or social sciences is preferred, but not strictly required)

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The programme is directed to anyone interested in foreign politics as well as international economic relations and basic legal issues. Each and every student has to take the core courses in both European and Asian studies. All students are required to study either French or German. In addition, several other European languages as well as Mandarin Chinese, Japanese and Korean can be taken as free electives.... [-]


MSc

MSc in Applied Physics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

Master's program in Applied Physics is aimed for those who are interested in innovative engineering in design and application companies. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Applied Physics (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in natural sciences or technical sciences (material science, environmental mechanics, engineering mathematics). Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 10 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 15

Master's program in Applied Physics is aimed for those who are interested in innovative engineering in design and application companies. The program provides interdisciplinary education covering engineering, physics, and math in an effort to bridge the gap between theoretical science and practical engineering. Studies cover a wide spectrum of topics: nanotechnology, quantum topics, solar cells, experimental solid state physics and econophysics. Additionally, it is possible to opt for more theoretical projects, such as computer simulation of physical systems, modeling of turbulence and complex systems (e.g. biological or social networks).... [-]


MSc in Communicative Electronics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

This programme aims to provide students with knowledge and skills in the key aspects of communication, semiconductor, medical and embedded electronics. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in electronic, communicative, electrical or computer engineering, computer science in hardware, applied physics, biomedical engineering or mechatronics. Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 100 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€6000, 15 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Detailed information about the scholarship is available here Number of places available: 20

This programme aims to provide students with knowledge and skills in the key aspects of communication, semiconductor, medical and embedded electronics. Students can specialise in either communications electronics (embedded systems, networking, etc.) or cognitive electronics (sensors, sensor networks, medical diagnostics, measurement systems). The programme is supported by the ELIKO Competence Centre and the CEBE Centre of Excellence.... [-]


MSc in Computer and Systems Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The Master’s programme focuses on designing and using complex modern computer systems. As part of the programme, students cover such subjects as innovation and entrepreneurship, hardware systems design and modelling, computer architecture and programming, software project management and databases, to name but a few. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Nominal study period: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor's degree or equivalent related to engineering. In practice, it is expected that you know how to program (preferably in C) and are familiar with the basics of discrete mathematics, higher mathematics (differential equations), electronics and control theory. Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 100 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€6000, 25 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Detailed information about the scholarship is available here Number of places available: 30

The Master’s programme focuses on designing and using complex modern computer systems. As part of the programme, students cover such subjects as innovation and entrepreneurship, hardware systems design and modelling, computer architecture and programming, software project management and databases, to name but a few.... [-]


MSc in Cyber Security

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The international Master’s program in Cyber Security aims to provide students with skills in all aspects of the security of information systems. It gives students a unique chance to study under high-level cyber security practitioners from Estonian banks, telecoms, CERT and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc). Workload: 120 ECTS. Language of instruction: English. Duration: 2 years. Pre-Requisites: Bachelor´s degree in IT or a related field (degree in other field is accepted only if the candidate has either previous work experience or in-service training in IT). Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 100 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€6000, 30 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 40.

The international Master's program with three main specialties - Cyber Security, Digital Forensics, and Cryptography - provides students with core skills in wide aspects of the security of information systems and specialized skills in the chosen specialization. Students get a unique chance to study under high-level cybersecurity practitioners from Estonian banks, telecoms, law enforcement, CERT and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence.... [-]


MSc in Design and Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The Design and Engineering multi-disciplinary programme is created with the purpose of combining the rigor of technical development and the honing of engineering competence with the creative, inspirational and communicative power of design. Besides the two core study areas of design and engineering, students will get a firm understanding of the contemporary entrepreneurial world. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in technology or design (B.Sc in (Mechanical) Engineering or BA in Industrial or Product Design). Work experience is recommended. In the case of strong professional experience in product development or design, exceptions in the candidate's background can be allowed. Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 9 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 12

An emphasis on product and process technology alone is seen as insufficient for business success. Technological competence needs to be combined with a deep understanding of users, the social and cultural context of use, as well as the utilisation of design in the creation of meaningful and sustainable solutions.... [-]


MSc in e-Governance Technologies and Services

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The Master’s program in e-Governance Technologies and Services is giving students broad knowledge about the makings of a modern state – the transition into e-governance, its management, and development. Studies include a wider overview of administrative and legal aspects of e-governance. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Economics, Information Technology, Public Management, Law or in another related study field. It is an advantage to have work experience in the public or private sector related to e-governance. Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 100 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€6000, 22 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 25

Estonia’s e-government and the country’s other innovative e-solutions have grown into one of Europe’s success stories of the last decade. Tallinn Tech has taken a leap into the future of e-Governance education. Largely focusing on IT solutions at a government level, its interoperability between different faculties in the University is giving fundamental background also in other aspects (law, public management, and economics) of government. The program is especially important due to the reason that it is unique in Estonia and in Europe and the demand for the specialist with broad knowledge on e-governance is increasing tremendously.... [-]


MSc in Environmental Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

Industrial production has an enormous impact on the environment, and society’s awareness of such effects is constantly growing. The course offers an integrated approach towards current and long term strategic environmental issues, focusing on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and management for the sustainable development of industrial production systems. This programme provides interdisciplinary solutions in a market-based economy through the integrated management of water, wastewater, solid wastes, and air pollutants. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering (industrial, chemical, electrical, mechanical, materials, civil, etc). Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 8 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 10

Industrial production has an enormous impact on the environment, and society’s awareness of such effects is constantly growing. The course offers an integrated approach towards current and long term strategic environmental issues, focusing on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and management for the sustainable development of industrial production systems. This programme provides interdisciplinary solutions in a market-based economy through the integrated management of water, wastewater, solid wastes, and air pollutants.... [-]


MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The programme focuses on the following topics: supply chain management, quality management, rapid product development, production planning and management, e-manufacturing and innovation. The key words of the present situation worldwide are production globalization, international and local cooperation and dynamic market. For those reasons, concepts as design, development and management of integrated systems of people, knowledge, equipment and materials are included in the curriculum. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (Industrial Engineering and Management), (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering or in Economics or Business Administration Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 7 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Detailed information about the scholarship is available here Number of places available: 10

This programme has been developed in cooperation with University-Consortium in Science and Technology, BALTECH, and is simultaneously running in 4 universities in Sweden, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.... [-]


MSc in Materials and Processes for Sustainable Energetics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The program offers a new and unique approach to energy issues and does not teach how to produce more energy but how to use energy more efficiently! The curriculum provides education in alternative energy materials science and engineering with a strong technology component with specializations on either materials or processes in sustainable energetics. The goal of this program is to educate specialists who are able to design, develop and improve materials for use in sustainable energy systems. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in natural sciences or engineering Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 15 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 17

The program offers a new and unique approach to energy issues and does not teach how to produce more energy but how to use energy more efficiently! The curriculum provides education in alternative energy materials science and engineering with a strong technology component with specializations on either materials or processes in sustainable energetics. The goal of this program is to educate specialists who are able to design, develop and improve materials for use in sustainable energy systems.... [-]


MSc in Mechatronics

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

This program aims to give students professional knowledge and skills for a successful career in the future that are orientated to engineering technologies, such as mechatronics, robotics, and automation, which presume professional abilities to integrate, conduct and lead complex engineering projects integrating ICT and hardware technologies for solving practical problems and starting a new business. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical/electronics engineering; ICT; physics. Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 15 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 20

This program aims to give students professional knowledge and skills for a successful career in the future that are orientated to engineering technologies, such as mechatronics, robotics, and automation, which presume professional abilities to integrate, conduct and lead complex engineering projects integrating ICT and hardware technologies for solving practical problems and starting a new business. This program is strongly orientated towards practical, hands-on projects and developing practical skills supported by laboratories of mechatronics, robotics, machine vision, metrology and measurement technology and computer classes.... [-]


MSc in Public Sector Innovation and e-Governance

Campus Full time August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

eGovernance and the digitalization of the public sector are most likely one of the most important reform trends for the future public sector. That’s why the public sector of the future needs experts who combine knowledge in public administration and public management on the one hand, and information systems and eGovernance on the other hand. The Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Public Sector Innovation and eGovernance is a new and unique programme delivering those experts. [+]

eGovernance and the digitalization of the public sector are most likely one of the most important reform trends for the future public sector. That’s why the public sector of the future needs experts who combine knowledge in public administration and public management on the one hand, and information systems and eGovernance on the other hand. The Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Public Sector Innovation and eGovernance is a new and unique programme delivering those experts.

WHY CHOOSE PIONEER? Do you want to specialize and advance your knowledge in public sector innovation? Are you interested in the actual and future challenges of the public sector? Do you want to be an expert in eGovernance and the digitalization of the public sector? Would you like to gain insight and competencies contributing to innovations to tackle the challenges public administrations are facing? Do you want to study at different established European Universities? ... [-]

MSc in Software Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The International Master’s Programme in Software Engineering imparts general software engineering and management skills, as well as specialized skills in two major software application domains: enterprise systems and embedded real-time systems. [+]

The International Master’s Programme in Software Engineering imparts general software engineering and management skills, as well as specialized skills in two major software application domains: enterprise systems and embedded real-time systems. The program is delivered jointly by Estonia’s two largest universities: University of Tartu and Tallinn University of Technology. Students graduating from this program obtain degrees from both universities.

The Master’s program starts with a core module where you will acquire general software engineering skills, covering both technical aspects (systems modeling and programming) but also management skills. You will then choose one of two specialization modules: enterprise software (at University of Tartu) or embedded & real-time software (at Tallinn University of Technology). A range of elective and free-choice courses will allow you to further specialize or to broaden your horizons.... [-]


MSc in the Technology of Wood and Plastic

Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The Technology of Wood and Plastic international degree programme provides specialisation either in woodwork or plastic technology. Teaching is organised into modules combining lectures, seminars and laboratory work in the recently renovated laboratory of Polymer Physics and Technology, which is equipped with state-of-the-art devices. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in natural sciences or technical fields Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 55 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS/€3300, 10 tuition fee waiver scholarships available that guarantee free studies. Number of places available: 15

The Technology of Wood and Plastic international degree programme provides specialisation either in woodwork or plastic technology. Teaching is organised into modules combining lectures, seminars and laboratory work in the recently renovated laboratory of Polymer Physics and Technology, which is equipped with state-of-the-art devices. The programme also emphasises the basic practical knowledge of CAD-engineering programmes and CAM-manufacturing technologies as they are extremely important in every industrial sector all over the world. The curriculum gives students the unique opportunity to implement their individual research projects in collaboration with various companies.... [-]


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