The University of Tartu aims to strengthen the transmission of academic knowledge and science-based research to the world of business through lifelong learning, thereby contributing to the development of the Estonian economy and society.
The University of Tartu is the largest provider of continuing education among all Estonian universities. In 2017, more than 47,000 learners participated in approximately 1,500 courses. We have successful cooperation with enterprises such as Eesti Energia AS, Ericsson Eesti AS, Playtech Estonia OÜ, NPM Silmet AS, Ensto Ensek AS, Orkla Group, Olvi Oyj.
We offer various continuing education opportunities:
- Training courses for your company – so called “tailor made courses” designed according to the needs of your enterprise and conducted in the place suitable for the client.
- Open-registration training courses – training courses of various durations, e-learning courses, summer and winter university courses etc for managers as well as employees from different sectors offered in Tartu, Tallinn, Pärnu, Narva and Viljandi.
- Participating in degree study courses as learner – possibility to choose suitable course from degree study curriculum and study together with degree students.
- Self-directed courses – possibility to study independently on study programmes composed on the basis of the participant’s needs and goals.