orientation week

Orientation Week gives you a good opportunity to obtain information about Tallinn University and Estonia (study system, courses in English, residence permit, health care, services for students, accommodation, student organisations, tour of the campus, intercultural communication). Orientation Week is also the best time to meet other international students who are starting their studies at Tallinn University. Orientation Week is conducted in English.

Orientation Week for Autumn Semester 2019/2020 takes place from August 26 to September 1.

Programme (to be updated with more events)

Monday, August 26

Time

Event or Activity

Location

9:30 

Gathering and registration

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

10:00-14:00

Orientation Course for International Students: Tallinn University, email and Studies Information System, university facilities,  accommodation, safety tips, health care, transportation, International Club

 

Registration for Academic Library tour: registration in Doodle: https://doodle.com/poll/gkbp3exeg26dayb7

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

14:00

Getting to know the campus

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

 

International Club welcomes international students

 

Tuesday, August 27

Time

Event or Activity

Location

 

Information Desk

Astra Atrium, Narva Road 29

10:00-11:30

Exchange students: Information sessions on D-visa (for non-EU students), ID card and right of residence (for EU students), ESN Tallinn, system of studies)

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

10:00-11:30 

Degree students: Information sessions on system of studies, studies abroad, temporary residence permit (for non-EU students), ID card and right of residence (for EU students)

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-222

12:30-13:00

Information session: Student Union

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

14:00; 15:00

Academic Library tour (registration on August 26)

Academic Library Study Centre, Astra building, A-205, Narva Road 29

10:00-16:00 Opening Tallinn University user account Silva building, room S-338

Wednesday, August 28

Time

Event or Activity

Location

 

Information Desk

Astra Atrium, Narva Road 29

11:00-12:30

Lecture: Observations about Estonian culture (information about the presenter: https://www.chevening.org/news/diversity-is-a-journey-not-a-destination/

Tips about communication and conduct

How to be donor?

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

12:30 Orientation Course for International Students: Career and Counselling Centre, Work in Estonia and International House of Tallinn, company presentation Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

13.30

Exchange students: Meeting departmental Erasmus coordinators

Astra building, Narva Road 29, room A-002

10:00; 11:00; 14:00; 15:00

Academic Library tour (registration on August 26)

Academic Library Study Centre, Astra building, A-205, Narva Road 29

10:00-16:00 Opening Tallinn University user account Silva building, room S-338

Thursday, August 29

Time

Event or Activity

Location

 

Information Desk

Astra Atrium, Narva Road 29

10:00; 11:00; 12:00; 13:00

Academic Library tour (registration on August 26)

Academic Library Study Centre, Astra building, A-205, Narva Road 29

10:00-16:00 Opening Tallinn University user account Silva building, room S-338

Friday, August 30

Time

Event or Activity

Location

10:00; 11:00; 12:00

Academic Library tour (registration on August 26)

Academic Library Study Centre, Astra building, A-205, Narva Road 29

10:00-16:00 Opening Tallinn University user account Silva building, room S-338
12:00

Opening Ceremony and Parking Lot Party. More information: https://www.tlu.ee/en/parkinglotparty

Mare Parking Lot
15:00-17:00 Rector's Reception for International Students Mare Atrium, Mare Building, 3rd floor

 Study Programme Information Sessions for Degree Students

Date Programme Room Time
28/08/19 Audiovisual Media N-207 14:00
28/08/19 Communication Management N-315 15:00
28/08/19 International Relations A-242 15:00
28/08/19 Social Entrepreneurship S-236 15:00
29/08/19 Crossmedia in Film and Television N-307 14:00
29/08/19 Liberal Arts in Humanities S-428 10:00
29/08/19 Liberal Arts in Social Sciences A-242 13:00
29/08/19 Politics and Governance S-236 10:00
29/08/19 Law A-242 10:00
29/08/19 Anthropology S-428 15:00
29/08/19 Digital Learning Games A-402 15:00
29/08/19 Estonian Studies S-428 14:00
29/08/19 Human-Computer Interaction A-402 10:00
29/08/19 Open Society Technologies A-402 13:00
30/08/19 Literature, Visual Culture and Film Studies M-328 10:00
30/08/19 Law (studies in Helsinki) 1A, 1B (Helsinki campus) 11:00
30/08/19 Educational Innovation and Leadership T-410 10:00

Presentations from the Orientation Week