University of Tartu
University of Tartu is a universitywide partner in Tartu, Estonia.
Semester I: First week of September – First week of February
Orientation generally commences late August for Semester I and early February for Semester II.
Exams take place late January for Semester I and late June for Semester II.
|Areas of study open to Exchange students|
Faculty of Social Sciences, including:
School of Economics and Business Administration, School of Law, Institute of Psychology, Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies and Institute of Social Studies
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
Exchange students are offered accommodation in dormitories for exchange students.
You can find information on other types of residence here.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Living costs per month are around 400 EUR (Estimate from 2022).
You can find a more detailed breakdown of the expenses here.
Normal study load per term in credits: 30 ECTS and in courses: 6 to 10.
Grading system: A to F
|Number of places available|
5 places per year
Selection was not necessary in the past few years.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:
Asia & Latin America
Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen
North America & UK
Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden
Australia, New Zealand, South Afrika & Spain*
Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen
* only Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Europe & Middle East
Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten
Erasmus+ grant questions
The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.
For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.
Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Tuesday and Thursday, 14:00-15:30
Make an appointment via Teams
We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.
If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.