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Admissions

With its vibrant international study environment, the University of Tartu Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies is an attractive place to study the social sciences, hosting students from around the world. Our graduate-level MA programmes are most suited for people with a background in government and politics, public administration, law, and economics or business administration, but motivation and interest in the field are more important than your previous degree.

Admissions are open to the following programmes.

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Politics and Governance in the Digital Age

Graduate Studies (MA)
Master of Arts in Social Sciences,
taught in English

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International Relations and Regional Studies

Graduate Studies (MA)
Master of Arts in Social Sciences,
taught in English

 

Central and Eastern European, Russian and Eurasian Studies

Graduate Studies (MA) joint programme. First semester at the University of Tartu
Master of Arts in Social Sciences,
taught in English

For admission, please apply directly to the coordinating university, which is the University of Glasgow

 

Political Science

Doctoral Studies (PhD),
taught in English

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Politics and Government (in Estonian)

Undergraduate Studies (BA),
BA in Social Sciences
taught in Estonian

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European Studies (in Estonian)

Graduate Studies (MA)
Master of Arts in Social Sciences,
taught in Estonian (English needed to achieve learning outcomes)

 

 

Important dates in 2022
Application period for international students 2 January - 15 March
Admission results 15 May
Academic year starts 29 August

Programme managers

Each programme has its own program manager who is ensuring that the courses taught in the program are consistent with the objectives and study outcome. The program manager also takes care of many other things, all of which are related to learning and teaching. But above all, our valued students.

Eiki Berg
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Professor of International Relations Theory, Programme Director for International Relations and Regional Studies
Lossi 36-324
737 5311
Eiki Berg
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Professor of International Relations Theory, Programme Director for International Relations and Regional Studies
Lossi 36-324
737 5311
Robert Krimmer
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Professor of E-governance, Programme Director for Politics and Governance in the Digital Age
Lossi 36-325
+372 737 5937
Robert Krimmer
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Professor of E-governance, Programme Director for Politics and Governance in the Digital Age
Lossi 36-325
+372 737 5937
Heiko Pääbo
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Lecturer in Politics of Baltic Sea Region Countries, Programme Director for Central and Eastern European, Russian and Eurasian Studies
Lossi 36-320
+372 737 5647
Heiko Pääbo
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Lecturer in Politics of Baltic Sea Region Countries, Programme Director for Central and Eastern European, Russian and Eurasian Studies
Lossi 36-320
+372 737 5647
Stefano Braghiroli
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Associate Professor of European Studies, Programme Director for European Union - Russia Studies, Programme Director for European Studies
Lossi 36-321
+372 737 6581
Stefano Braghiroli
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Associate Professor of European Studies, Programme Director for European Union - Russia Studies, Programme Director for European Studies
Lossi 36-321
+372 737 6581
Alar Kilp
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Lecturer in Comparative Politics, Programme Director for Government and Politics
Lossi 36-318
+372 737 5312
Alar Kilp
Faculty of Social Sciences
Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
Lecturer in Comparative Politics, Programme Director for Government and Politics
Lossi 36-318
+372 737 5312
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