Other study opportunities

 IMESS – International Master in Economy, State and Society

The University of Tartu is a member of the consortium of leading European universities offering the two-year, Erasmus Mundus sponsored International Master’s degree in Economy, State and Society (IMESS). All students on this joint programme spend the first year at UCL in London and the second at one of seven universities in the region, including University of Tartu. On successful completion of the degree students will be awarded a double degree from UCL and University of Tartu.

For further information about the IMESS consortium and programme, including scholarship opportunities, go to the programme’s website and for more about IMESS at University of Tartu go to the website of the Skytte Institute.

CEERES – International Master in Central and East European, Russian and Eurasian Studies

The University of Tartu is a member of the consortium of eight partner universities (Glasgow, Tartu, Corvinus in Budapest, Ilia State University in Tbilisi, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, KIMEP University in Almaty, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy) offer a two-year Master’s programme CEERES. The programme is structured around three predefined mobility periods at three different universities across Europe, Russia, and Eurasia.

This challenging and innovative programme enables students to understand the history of communism and why it collapsed. Students gain an informed knowledge of the process of economic and political transformation in the former communist states. The programme aims to develop world class researchers specialising in one or more of the following critical geopolitical areas: Central Asia; the Caucasus & Caspian Sea Basin; Russia; Central and Eastern Europe, including the Baltic Sea Region.

For further information about the CEERES consortium and programme, including scholarship opportunities, go to the programme’s website.

TRADERUN Joint Training program (2011-2014)

This was a one-year study programme, jointly organized by the University of Tartu, Tallinn University, Tallinn Technical University  and the Estonian School of Diplomacy. It aimed to increase the knowledge about Russian and Eastern Partnership countries’ societies, economies and business environments. It could be studied as an integrated part of one of the existing MA-programmes such as EURUS, or taken up as an additional training to prepare for a future career that is connected to the region.