Tallinn University of Technology

Introduction

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Internationally Successful University


Tallinn University of Technology (TTU) is the only technological university in Estonia and the flagship of Estonian engineering and technical education. This is the place where synergy between different fields (technological, natural, exact, social and health sciences) is established. This is the place where new ideas are born.

High-Quality Education, Successful Alumni


Education from TTU is highly appreciated worldwide. According to labour market studies, TTU alumni are the most successful ones in Estonia. You can find TTU alumni among entrepreneurs, executives, top specialists and experts, government officials, politicians and other prestigious fields.

Excellence in Research and Innovation


Tallinn University of Technology is a research university where discoveries are transferred into studies and the real life through knowledge. TTU has cooperation projects with the top 10 universities (Stanford, MIT, Harvard, etc.), scientists and companies (e.g. Microsoft, Google, IBM, ABB, etc.) of the world. TTU also has a representative office in Silicon Valley, USA.

Inspiring Environment


TTU offers its students an exciting student and cultural life and good accommodation and sporting opportunities. TTU campus is also a home to the Estonian Information Technology College and 150 high-tech companies (e.g. Skype).

Master's Studies

There are eighteen international degree programmes that Tallinn University of Technology offers on Master's level fully in English:

  • European Architecture
  • International Business Administration (MBA)
  • International Relations and European-Asian Studies
  • Law
  • Technology Governance
  • Computer and Systems Engineering
  • Communicative Electronics
  • Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Environmental Engineering and Management
  • Health Care Technology
  • e-Governance Technologies and Services
  • Technology of Wood and Plastic
  • Mechatronics
  • Cyber Security (joint programme with University of Tartu)
  • Materials and Processes of Sustainable Energetics (joint programme with University of Tartu)
  • Design and Engineering (joint programme with Estonian Academy of Arts)
  • Engineering Physics

Our international students and alumni of international degree programmes come from over 80 countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bulgaria, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Columbia, Czech republic, Denmark, Egypt, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Georgia, Guatemala, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Iran, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Netherlands, Nepal, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Poland, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, USA, Uzbekistan etc.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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MSc

Master of Science in Communicative Electronics

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

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

Communicative Electronics Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 20 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 15 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in electronic, communicative, electrical or computer engineering, computer science in hardware, applied physics, biomedical engineering or mechatronics. www.ttu.ee/communicativeelectronics 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. The students also have a chance to take part in significant research projects (e.g. implantable devices for cardiac monitors, sensors and monitors for transplanted organs and tissues, material quality measurement systems, smart home and city systems). The research and study areas are situated in modern facilities and are equipped with modern computers, software, measurement equipment and tools that provide excellent opportunities for the students to either study or conduct research. All students of the IT-field are offered practical placement and job opportunities in Estonia or abroad already during the studies which provides professional experience in the field. Key features Develops high-level skills in aspects of semiconductor, medical and embedded electronics and communication technology Telecommunications and bionics Teaching staff are specialists in the field who are involved in key research projects Guest lecturers from the industry Enhances and broadens... [-]

Master of Science in Computer and Systems Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

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. [+]

Computer and Systems Engineering Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Nominal study period: 2 years Number of places available: 30 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 25 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. 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. Students can choose between the following two specialisations: Computer Systems Design – focusing on the modelling, analysing, designing and testing of complex systems consisting of both hardware and software components; Automation and Systems Engineering – focusing on the modelling, analysing and designing of automation and computer control systems. The Department of Computer Engineering received the IBM Faculty Award 2011 and has an excellent partnership with experts from the IBM Development Centre in Germany and the IBM research laboratory in Israel. Key features Individual approach to students Students work closely with professors Uses the latest software and hardware to develop practical skills Close cooperation and networking with the IT industry Develops the computing and IT management skills needed to be effective in the industry and in commerce straight away Future career options... [-]

Master of Science in Cyber Security

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

The international Master's programme 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 cyber security practitioners from Estonian banks, telecoms, law enforcement, CERT and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence. [+]

Cyber Security Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 40 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 30 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor´s degree in IT or a related field (degree in other field is accepted only if candidate has either previous work experience or in-service training in IT). The international Master's programme 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 cyber security practitioners from Estonian banks, telecoms, law enforcement, CERT and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence. The programme is taught jointly by the two largest public universities in Estonia. The Cyber Security and Digital Forensics studies are concentrated in Tallinn, while Cryptography specialization is concentrated in Tartu. Upon successful completion of the programme students will receive a joint degree signed by both universities - Tallinn University of Technology and University of Tartu. Key features: A programme that is unique in Europe and offered in a country that has national experience of cyber-attacks Teaching staff with the latest high-level experience and know-how International guest lecturers from related industries and institutions (banks, CERT, law enforcement, NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, et al.) An internationally recognised qualification Main specialties: Cyber Security The public focus on the field of cyber security is growing... [-]

Master of Science in Design and Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

This programme has been established by two Estonian leading Educational Centers of Excellence: Tallinn University of Technology and Estonian Academy of Arts, in order to meet current demands in cross-disciplinary professionals. [+]

Design and Engineering Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 12 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 9 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. www.design-engineering.ee 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. 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. With a business and entrepreneurship mind-set, the programme is founded upon the synergies and benefits gained through the integration of Art, Design and Science. Key features There are special studio rooms dedicated to product development courses where students have access 24/7. Additionally the facilities in Mektory, including wood and metal workshops that are open to our students throughout their studies. The core of the course is formed around Design... [-]

Master of Science in e-Governance Technologies and Services

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

The Master’s programme e-Governance Technologies and Services gives 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 [+]

e-Governance Technologies and Services Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 25 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 22 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Economics, Information Technology, Public Management, Law or in other related study field. It is an advantage to have work experience in the public or private sector related to e-governance 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 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. The Master’s programme 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. Key features Focuses on designing, developing and improving governmental systems and implementing e-government components at every level of the state Specialisation in IT technologies, innovation/services in the public and private sector or adoption and marketing of e-government User-oriented services offered by government that are based... [-]

Master of Science in Engineering Physics

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

Master´s programme in Engineering Physics is aimed for those who are interested in innovative engineering in design and application companies. Programme provides interdisciplinary education covering engineering, physics, and math in an effort to bridge the gap between theoretical science and practical engineering. [+]

Engineering Physics Language of studies: English Nominal study period: 2 years Workload: 120 ECTS Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in natural sciences or technical sciences (material science, environmental mechanics, engineering mathematics) Master´s programme in Engineering Physics is aimed for those who are interested in innovative engineering in design and application companies. Programme 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). Key features Teaching staff has the latest high-level experience and know-how. Students can do their practices and master’s thesis in modern laboratories, for instance in the ones developing solar cells and semiconductor materials. Collaboration with Swedbank in the field of econophysics. TUT collaborates with National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics where students with interest in scientific research are welcome to work on their master’s thesis. Key research programs (http://kbfi.ee/nicpb/research-programmes/?lang=en). Future career options The graduates of the programme have skills applicable in a broad sphere, such as engineers or project managers in high-tech startup companies or well-established companies in the field of energy, nanotechnology, data mining, measuring laboratories etc. Structure of the Curriculum General studies 14 ECTS Core studies 24 ECTS Special studies... [-]

Master of Science in Environmental Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

This programme provides interdisciplinary solutions in a market-based economy through the integrated management of water, wastewater, solid wastes, and air pollutants. [+]

Environmental Engineering and Management Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 10 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 8 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering (industrial, chemical, electrical, mechanical, materials, civil, etc). www.ttu.ee/environmentalmanagement 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. Key features “Greener” technological solutions for the environment Students have the possibility to take part in various environmental research projects Professors of the programme Mr. Enn Loigu and Mr. Rein Munter received a significant award from the President of Estonia in 2012 for their lifetime research work in this field in Estonia and internationally Future career options Career opportunities exist in managerial and policy positions in companies, consulting firms and government as an environmental manager, engineer, auditor or policy analyst. The graduates work in industrial and trade enterprises, municipalities, environmental agencies as environmental engineers. Students also have an option to continue their PhD studies. Course outline Industrial production has an enormous impact on evironment and societies awareness of such effects is constantly growing. New knowledge in this field is needed... [-]

Master of Science in European Architecture

Campus 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu

The new postgraduate programme is a unique and innovative approach to international architectural education: it combines the idea of the classical artist journey with the intensive, interdisciplinary and project-oriented workshop tradition and team-work, focusing on acute topics generating architectural knowledge and dialogue across greater Europe between cities as Tallinn, Lisbon, Helsinki, Berlin, Dessau, Ljubljana, Innsbruck and Haifa. [+]

European Architecture Degree awarded: Double Degree, Master of Science (MSc) of European Architecture (TUT, Tallinn) with Master in Architecture (UAL, Lisbon) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites:Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Architecture Number of places available: 17 blog.architecture-dialogue.eu International Education The new postgraduate programme is a unique and innovative approach to international architectural education: it combines the idea of the classical artist journey with the intensive, interdisciplinary and project-oriented workshop tradition and team-work, focusing on acute topics generating architectural knowledge and dialogue across greater Europe between cities as Tallinn, Lisbon, Helsinki, Berlin, Dessau, Ljubljana, Innsbruck and Haifa. Rethinking European Cities Architectural practice has to deal with complex problems today. The tremendous transformation of the European city requires individuals who are able to perceive things in association, as team-generalists. What are relevant fields today of re-thinking cities beyond the limits of growth? How do phenomena such as de-industrialization, touristification or the never-ending urban sprawl affect architect’s profession? And: How do we accumulate architectural knowledge and generate site specific solutions in a socially responsible mind-set, together with students, professors and local experts? 11 Workshops at 6 Universities + 1 Master’s Thesis The two-year training is structured around a series of 8 project workshops + 3 reflective workshops at 6 different higher education institutions: Urban planning as well as architectural and artistic issues – open questions virulent to the cities & regions of the participating universities – will be examined at all scales; multi-dimensional planning processes, design and... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

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. 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. [+]

Industrial Engineering and Management Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (Industrial Engineering and Management), (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 10 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 7 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering or in Economics or Business Administration 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. 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. Key features Covers the main engineering and business management areas; technical courses are combined with economical and social courses Teaching staff includes lecturers from the industry and international professors On site visits to manufacturing firms and lots of area-related associations for students (ABB, Ericsson, Bestnet, Cybernetica, etc.) Different interactive games for Lean production, 5S and production management and optimisation skills development Students can use different equipment in Protolab (3D scanners, 3D printers and laser sintering units) and Product Modelling and Material dynamical testing Laboratory Different ERP, PLM, CAD and CAE software is used in the study process Master’s theses are commonly based on real-life problems of... [-]

Master of Science in Materials and Processes of Sustainable Energetics

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

The programme 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 specialisations on either materials or processes in sustainable energetics. [+]

Materials and Processes of Sustainable Energetics Joint Programme with University of Tartu Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 17 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 15 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in natural sciences or engineering www.ttu.ee/sustainableenergetics The programme 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 specialisations on either materials or processes in sustainable energetics. The goal of this programme is to educate specialists who are able to design, develop and improve materials for use in sustainable energy systems. The programme offers a joint degree from two of the biggest and most respected universities in Estonia: Tallinn Tech and the University of Tartu. Key features Integrating lectures, laboratory, theoretical classes and experience in industries Professors of the programme are highly recognised scientists. In 2013 Professor Enn Mellikov received the Estonian National Science Award in the field of solar energy Specialisation in Materials will concentrate on solar panels and fuel cells Specialisation in Processes will teach all about the different ways to produce energy: oil shale, wind energy, water, etc. Students have the possibility to take part in exchange programmes in Europe and the United States, e.g. in the University of California, Berkeley Future career options Since the beginning of... [-]

Master of Science in Mechatronics

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

This programme aims to give students professional knowledge and skills for a successful career in future oriented 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. [+]

Mechatronics Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 20 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 15 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical/electronics engineering; ICT; physics. Department of Mechatronics This programme 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 programme 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. Most of the courses are project based supported by theoretical materals. There is a project course on the first year containing the topics of machine vision and mechatronics systems aimed to support development of a real automation or robotic systems by student groups ending with presenting a conference paper as a rule. Examples of this kind projects are „Quadrocopter gesture control sytem“, „Automated inspection system of electric motor staator and rootor sheets“ and „Development of the camera system for the nanosatellite“, etc. Future belongs to the specialities which provide flexible and integrated deep technical knowledge as it is the case in Mechatronics curricula. A good proof of this is the fact that Forbes nominates two MSc Mechatronics graduates among the EU most successful... [-]

Master of Science in Technology of Wood and Plastic

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

Technology of Wood and Plastic is an international programme, where students can freely choose between two fields of specialisation: woodworking technology and plastics technology. The special studies are based on practically relevant problem based learning, the theoretical wood or plastic technology courses are integrated with three research or industrial-related projects. [+]

Technology of Wood and Plastic Degree awarded: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 15 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 10 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in natural sciences or technical fields www.ttu.ee/woodplastic 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. Key features All courses are taught by using blended learning solutions (face-to-face + e-learning) which makes the learning process more flexible Students have the opportunity to visit different wood-, plastic, and furniture products manufacturing companies, so they are getting familiar with production Three hands-on scientific research or industrial projects develop students’ skills and provide a smooth transition from university studies to a professional career Future career options This Master programme gives for students` vocational and professional preparation for working in the international engineering industry as a designer/constructor, specialist, industrial engineer or middle manager. This curriculum gives valuable knowledge and the practical experience necessary to work with customised furniture projects (hotels, restaurants, public sector buildings,... [-]

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Master of Arts in International Relations and European-Asian Studies

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

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) www.ttu.ee/masterir www.ttu.ee/ir-department 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. The programme is unique in the region because of its balanced attitude towards the European Union and Asia-Pacific area. Teaching is supported by research in both directions. Cooperation partners abroad include Bologna University, Stanford University, Canterbury University in New Zealand, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Pusan National University, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies and many other outstanding centres of social sciences all over the world. Key features Latest developments in theories of political science and international relations The professors are from a large variety of different regions of the world, e.g. USA, Spain, Netherlands, Italy, New Zealand, Japan, China and Ukraine Staff does not only include theoreticians, but also practitioners, who have extensive experience in diplomacy, policy making, corporate business and many other fields, and who are frequent presenters and... [-]

Master of Arts in Law

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

The Master's programme in Law is tailored to enable students to learn both the general principles and philosophy of law in Europe as well as giving detailed knowledge and skills in specialised areas: European Union and International Law; Law and Technology. [+]

Law Degree awarded: Master of Arts in Law (MA) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 20 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 1 Pre-Requisites: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Social Sciences with at least 30 ECTS in Law courses The Master's programme in Law is tailored to enable students to learn both the general principles and philosophy of law in Europe as well as giving detailed knowledge and skills in specialised areas: European Union and International Law; Law and Technology. The programme enables you to get basic knowledge about private and public law and study and research in detail newer areas of law, such as European Union law, intellectual property law, information and communication law, environmental and planning law, municipal law, e-voting regulation, data protection law, human rights law and other areas. The faculty – Tallinn Law School (TLS) members, who come from Estonia, Sweden, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Columbia, Australia, India, the UK and the USA, include highly qualified legal academics and well-respected legal practitioners from international law firms (Tark, Grunte and Sutkiene, Glimstedt, MAQS, etc.), public officials, public prosecutors, trial lawyers and judges. Key features Specialisations in: 1) European Union and international law 2) Law and Technology Student exchange with top European universities (e.g., Maastricht University, Turku University, etc.) and international summer schools Participation in international moot court competitions, research projects and different networks (e.g., European Law Faculties Association, International Association of Law Schools, etc.) Internationally recognised lecturers (professor Katrin... [-]

Master of Arts in Technology Governance

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn Tartu + 1 more

The Master’s programme in Technology Governance leads to a technology-focused graduate degree in the fields of Public Administration, Innovation/Industrial Policy, Development Economics, and E-Governance. The overall purpose of the program is to educate (policy) analysts with interdisciplinary skills to govern, analyse and develop a knowledge-based state and society. [+]

Technology Governance Degree awarded: Master of Arts in Social Sciences (Technology Governance), (MA) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Number of places available: 10 Number of full tuition fee waivers: 1 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 The Master’s programme in Technology Governance leads to a technology-focused graduate degree in the fields of Public Administration, Innovation/Industrial Policy, Development Economics, and E-Governance. The overall purpose of the program is to educate (policy) analysts with interdisciplinary skills to govern, analyse and develop a knowledge-based state and society. Innovation policy and its use in different economic situations has become a very important topic in the world, as the need for people who are knowledgeable in dealing with economic cycles in a new way is increasing. The program should be attractive for those international students who want to get an understanding of the dynamics of capitalist economies and economic development processes from a rather non-orthodox perspective, i.e. from evolutionary, post-Keynesian and other heterodox economics perspectives. Key features Faculty includes internationally distinguished, award-winning professors (Carlota Perez, Erik S. Reinert, Jan A. Kregel, Wolfgang Drechsler, Rainer Kattel, Robert Krimmer) Opposed to standard text-book, mainstream economics that is taught in most universities Case-study based teaching and student-friendly study arrangements Site visits and guest lecturers from leading Estonian... [-]

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