Scholarships for English Taught Master’s Program at Univ. of Tartu

Deadline: 16 April 2015
Open to: applicants of Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, Belarus, Azerbaijan and Afghanistan
Scholarship: EUR 400 per month and tuition fee coverage


Ministry of Foreign Affairs offers scholarships for applicants of Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, Belarus, Azerbaijan and Afghanistan. A limited number of scholarships are available for candidates applying for English taught Master’s programmes at the University of Tartu.

The University of Tartu is Estonia’s leading centre of research and training. It preserves the culture of the Estonian people and spearheads the country’s reputation in research and provision of higher education. The University of Tartu belongs to the top 3% of world’s best universities. As Estonia’s national university, The University of Tartu stresses the importance of international co-operation and partnerships with reputable research universities all over the world.

You can apply at following Master’s programmes:

It is to be announced in May/June if the following 1-year Master´s programmes are eligible as well:


Applicants of Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, Belarus, Azerbaijan and Afghanistan. For more informations about Eligibility, click on your chosen study programme(s) above. The students who have not graduated by the admission deadline are still eligible, provided that the rest of the admission documents are properly prepared.


The scholarship will provide a stipend of 400 EUR per month and, if necessary, cover the tuition fee of two years (standard study period of Master’s studies). In order to be considered for this scholarship, the candidates must first choose the study programme(s) they wish to apply for. It is allowed to apply for maximum of 2 programmes. All applicants from target countries are automatically considered for the scholarships.

Scholarships are allocated to the best applicants based on the ranking lists of all study programmes. It is the University of Tartu that will apply for scholarships from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and only well motivated candidates with good academic performance and properly prepared admission package will be considered.

How to apply?

Applicants are required to meet all admission requirements and submit the full package of application documents. Please find more information about neccessery documents on the website(s) of your chosen study programme(s) above.  No additional documents are requested for submission except for the ones required by the study programme(s) you are applying for. Please submit all required application documents in online application system by April 16, 2015.  The documents have to be sent by post as well and arrive in our office by April 30 at the latest. Applicants who were nominated for the scholarship will be contacted by 15 June 2015.

For more information please check the official web-site of The University of Tartu or write to contact person at

Adress: Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu, ESTONIA

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