Tartu Scientists to Help Develop Self-Deployable Space House
The Estonian student satellite ESTCube-1 took the first photo in Space
The Gender Gap, or When a Male Changes His Ways
Groupimg: UT students created a novel photo sharing service
Chaotic Strings: A New Viewpoint for Particle Physics


Kaja Rahu, who defended her doctoral thesis at UT, found in her thesis that a quarter of a century after the Chernobyl catastrophe there are no proof that the small amounts of radiations obtained during the cleaning works have increased the morbidity or mortality rates of the veterans.

Research in UT

University of Tartu, founded in 1632 is one of the oldest universities in Northern and Eastern Europe. It is the only Estonian university in the top 3% universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2011-2012 ).

    Research at the cutting edge

    University of Tartu belongs to the top 1% of the world's most-cited universities and research institutions in the fields of Clinical Medicine, Chemistry, Environment/Ecology, Plant and Animal Science, Geosciences, Social Sciences (general), Biology and Biochemistry.


    Research Ethics Committee of the UT

    Research Ethics Committee of the University of Tartu


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