Programmes

Anthropology

School of Humanities

Are you interested in cultures? Are there human traits that transcend cultural difference? What are the conditions under which societies change? How are traditions maintained? How do people engage with the challenges of the contemporary world in their daily life?

Master's Studies
English
Regular studies
913

Audiovisual Arts and Media Studies

Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School

The programme facilitates two modes of study: creative practice based audiovisual arts studies and empirical media studies. The curriculum focuses on contemporary forms and phenomena of media and audiovisual arts, first and foremost media content and media production research. Special focus is given to the processes of change in media and arts.

PhD studies
Estonian
English
4

Communication Management

Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School

The Communication Management programme offers different subjects focusing on diverse paths of communication management. It offers systematic knowledge of modern communication theories, methods and applications. The programme creates opportunities not only to design and manage communication, and not only to solve problems innovatively by using analytical thinking, scientific knowledge and the best international practice, but also to conduct research and find applications for research results in various fields of communication. The international staff members share their experiences and bring students closer to the real experience of jobs.

Master's Studies
English
Cyclical studies
€ 1900

Demography PhD

School of Governance, Law and Society

 

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)
Cost: Free
Language of Instruction: English, Estonian
Field of Study: Social Sciences, Business and Law 
Conferred Degree: PhD (Demography)

PhD studies
Estonian
English
1

Documentary Film

Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School

Documentary MA programme is focused on the auteur concept of the creative documentary. During the two year studies the students are guided to find their author’s voice and to develop their factual storytelling skills. Each student creates a short documentary each semester.

Master's Studies
English
Regular studies
€ 2000

Estonian Studies

School of Humanities

Estonian Studies is a unique MA programme, teaching Estonian language, culture, history, societal and political topics using English.

Master's Studies
English
Cyclical studies
913

Government and Politics PhD

School of Governance, Law and Society

 

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)
Cost: Free
Language of Instruction: English, Estonian
Field of Study: Social Sciences
Conferred Degree: PhD (Government and Politics)

PhD studies
Estonian
English
1

History

School of Humanities

The History PhD programme aims to prepare researchers, lecturers and other academic staff in the broad fields of history, including archaeology and art history.

PhD studies
Estonian
English

Human Rights in the Digital Society

School of Governance, Law and Society

The MA programme in Human Rights in the Digital Society was created to address new developments and challenges in law and society that have arisen in connection with the ever-increasing digitalisation.

Master's Studies
English
2030

International Relations

School of Governance, Law and Society

Are you interested in international security and the changing world order? Then International Relations at Tallinn University is for you!

Master's Studies
English
€ 1628

Kino Eyes

Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School

Kino Eyes is a two year Joint Master programme with a brand-new highly intensive fiction film making supported by ERASMUS+, the European Union’s education body.

Master's Studies
English
Regular studies
4500

Linguistics

School of Humanities

The goal of the Linguistics PhD programme is to train researchers and instructors in the field of linguistics.

PhD studies
English
Estonian

Literature, Visual Culture and Film Studies

School of Humanities

Engage in a broadly interdisciplinary study of the relationships between literature, visual culture and film in contemporary and historical contexts. Gain cutting-edge theoretical insights into intermedial aesthetics and into the philosophy of literature, art and film. Equip yourself with critical tools for the cultural analysis of contemporary image and text-based media.

Master's Studies
English
Regular studies
1000

Screen Media and Innovation

Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School

How relevant are screens in your life? Do you, like an average American, spend 12 hours a day with screens? Does it matter?

Screen media is a crucial source of information, knowledge and entertainment for a huge segment of the global population, an increasingly significant economy, yet also a source of anxieties regarding health, wellbeing, culture and politics.

Master's Studies
English
Regular studies
1900

Social Entrepreneurship

School of Governance, Law and Society

The Social Entrepreneurship programme is a progressive educational initiative of Tallinn University with the aim to promote entrepreneurship and the innovation of the social and health sector, environmental protection, urban development, rural development and community development.

Master's Studies
English
1924

Social Work PhD

School of Governance, Law and Society

 

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)
Cost: Free
Language of Instruction: Estonian, English
Field of Study: Health Sciences
Conferred Degree: PhD (Social Work)

PhD studies
Estonian
English
2

Sociology PhD

School of Governance, Law and Society

 

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)
Cost: Free
Language of Instruction: English, Estonian
Field of Study: Social Sciences, Business and Law 
Conferred Degree: PhD (Sociology)

PhD studies
Estonian
English
2

Studies of Cultures

School of Humanities

Our Studies of Cultures is an umbrella PhD study programme covering fields like Cultural Theory, Estonian Literature and Culture, English Literature and Culture, German Literature and Culture, Romance Studies, Russian Literature and Culture, Middle Eastern and Asian Literatures and Cultures, Cultural Geography, Philosophy, and Social and Cultural Anthropology.

PhD studies
Estonian
English