Estonia might be a small country, but it is one of the most forward thinking e-societies in Europe. Not only was it the first country in the world to use the Internet for voting in democratic elections, it also has the highest 4G coverage in Europe, ranks 2nd in the world for internet access in schools and is has more successful start-up companies per head than in any other country in Europe. Yet all this is done against a background of untouched natural surroundings and a rich medieval heritage.
Why study in Estonia?
1. Become one of the many satisfied international students!
A total of 89% of international students are satisfied with their overall living and studying standard in Estonia (International Student Barometer TM 2014) and the country also ranked 1st for satisfaction with the stay in the host country institution in the Erasmus Network Survey 2010.
2. Over 100 unique and high quality degree programmes leading to internationally accepted diplomas
3. Scholarships and funding possibilities
Estonian government and universities have initiated various scholarship schemes in order to support international students who are interested in studying in Estonia. Find out more at http://www.studyinestonia.ee/scholarships
4. English language widely spoken
The majority of higher education institutions offer study programs and courses taught in English and warmly welcome international students and researchers
5. Great value for money and a safe and stable environment
Estonia has been ranked as one of the safest countries in the world according to Statistic Brain Research institute http://www.statisticbrain.com/safest-countries-to-live-in-the-world/
Higher education institutions
Overall, there are 26 educational institutions offering higher education in Estonia:
• 6 public universities
• 1 privately owned university
• 8 state professional higher education institutions
• 8 private professional higher education institutions
• 2 public vocational educational institutions
You can find out more at: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/institutions
For a list of institutions offering programmes in English, please see: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/universities-estonia-degree-programmes-english
Study in Estonia is the official national guide to higher education in the Republic of Estonia and is maintained by the Archimedes Foundation: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/
Online university application service: https://estonia.dreamapply.com/
Study in Estonia Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/studyinestonia