Tartu Ülikool

Tartu Ülikool Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 467

University Overview

Tartu Ülikool  Ranking(University of Tartu) was founded in 1632 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Tartu County’s small city of Tartu (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons). Tallinn, Narva, Viljandi, and Pärnu are all home to this institution’s branch campuses. Tartu Ülikool Ranking (TÜ/UT) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Estonian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Eesti Vabariigi Haridus-ja Teadusministeerium (Ministry of Education and Research of Estonia). In a variety of fields of study, Tartu Ülikool (TÜ/UT) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 388-year-old Estonian university offers a strict admissions procedure based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. TÜ/UT additionally offers a library, lodging, sports facilities, financial help and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Tartu Ülikool Ranking

University Identity

Name Tartu Ülikool
Acronym TÜ/UT
Founded 1632

University Location

Address Ülikooli 18 Tartu 50090 Tartu County Estonia
Tel +372 737 5152
Fax +372 737 5153
Other locations Tallinn, Narva, Viljandi, Pärnu

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Study Abroad Centre, Ülikooli 18 Tartu 50090 737 6109

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Coimbra Group Utrecht Network U4 Network

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