Tallinn University of Technology


General Information

Country Estonia
City Tallinn
Founding 1918
Number of Students 21 656 (as of 2016)

Tallinn University of Technology

International Office of Tallinn University of Technology

Fact Sheet

Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (EE TALLINN04)
Who can apply? Bachelor (as of the 3rd Semester)
Type of Stay Study
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semester
Time of Stay Winter- and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Spots >5

Study Details
Semester Dates

1. Semester: August to January

2. Semester: End of January to June

Academic Calendar

Cooperating Faculty / Department Civil Engineering
Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Faculty of Civil Engineering

It is possible that not all courses of all faculties can be taken by exchange students. You can get more information about this from the partner or from field reports.

Please note that in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen at the cooperating faculty. However, exchange students at TalTech can choose courses from the entire English-language offering.
There are no courses available in English at the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Transport Engineering as of March 2021. In Environmental Engineering, English-language courses are available only at the master's level.

Course Offerings

Course Catalog in English

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses Information about the offered Estonian Language Courses

Language Requirements

English B2

Estonian B2

The language requirements depend on the languge that the chosen courses are held in. Students who only choose courses taught in English do not need to prove Estonian language proficiency.

Proof of language skills at the RWTH Aachen Universty Language Center.

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semesters as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year
Application Deadline at the Partner University

May 5th: for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

November 15th: for teh Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application Process at the Partner University

Information about the Application Process and Application Documents

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful applicaiton at RWTH University.)


Tuition Fees Fees Waived
Costs Travel Costs, Cost of Living and Housing
Average Cost of Living Comparable with German Standards, about 700 to 800 Euros a Month

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database

Practical Information
Accommodations Accommodations in the Student Dorms
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Experience Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information for the DAAD


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