The University of Tartu is an international research university and the only classical university in Estonia that offers a wide range of study opportunities in a historically rich learning atmosphere. Research-based curricula, high quality and international collaboration are the three characteristics of education at the University of Tartu. This combination provides graduates with recognised qualifications that make them competitive both locally and internationally.
There are currently about 17,200 students enrolled, among them 1000 international students. The university places high value on international experience and provides full support to mobility by encouraging students and staff to make use of various exchange and scholarship opportunities, including Erasmus, ISEP and others.