Tallinn University of Technology

Introduction

TalTech - the flagship of Estonian engineering and technology

Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech) is the only technological university in Estonia. According to Estonian universities' reputation survey, TalTech is Estonia's most innovative university and especially known for its innovation in the field of digital technologies and engineering. TalTech is where the true synergy between different fields is created and new vibrant, and ground-breaking ideas are born. Our university is home to the only self-driving car in Estonia (ISEAUTO) - a project brought to life by our students and scientists, and the test ground for the first 5G network - a prototype of the future smart city.

TalTech - the springboard to your future career

TalTech's degrees are internationally recognized and highly regarded. According to various labour market researches, the majority of the successful professionals in Estonia are TalTech alumni. Our graduates hold a broad range of positions ranging from entrepreneurs, executives, top specialists and consultants to high government officials and politicians. Many have moved on to establish themselves as leaders in the rapidly developing field of international start-ups and digitization. TalTech puts special emphasis on designing its study programmes in accordance with the changing and developing needs of the Estonian as well as the global labour market.

TalTech - home for the international students

TalTech is currently the most international university in Estonia with around 1600 international degree students from more than 90 different countries. We offer 4 Bachelor's and 15 Master's programmes in English and have close academic partnerships with approximately 500 different universities worldwide. TalTech is ranked 601-650 in the QS World University Ranking 2019 which counts us in the top 3% of all universities worldwide.

TalTech - partner of the economic and technological development

At TalTech, we value cooperation with enterprises and business. For many companies as well as public authorities, we are often the first contact point for finding solutions to a variety of organizational and product development questions. Our innovation and business centre Mektory brings together researchers, students and entrepreneurs offering young people inspiration, knowledge, and resources to create and develop student start-ups and other innovative business ideas. In addition, Tehnopol - a science and business campus for innovative tech companies - shares its grounds with TalTech's campus and is home to a start-up incubator as well as to many companies such as Skype, Cybernetica, Starship Technologies, Ektaco, and SMIT.

Practical information

Read more about TalTech's programmes and its student life at TalTech's webpage.

Quick facts about TalTech

  • Public university, founded in 1918
  • Biggest university in the capital with nearly 11 000 students
  • Unique and internationally-recognised programmes
  • Picturesque urban modern campus
  • The most international university in Estonia with over 90 different nationalities
  • Dynamic university-industry cooperation; strong emphasis on entrepreneurship
  • Mektory Innovation and Business Centre
  • No 601-650 in the QS World University Rankings® 2019

Locations

Tallinn

Tallinn University of Technology

Address
Tallinn University of Technology, Ehitajate tee 5
19086 Tallinn, Harju County, Estonia
Phone
+372 620 2022