Founded in 1632, the University of Tartu (UT) is Estonia’s leading centre of research and training. It is the biggest and the oldest university in Estonia focused on high-quality studies and research. The University of Tartu is the only university in the Baltics that belongs to the top 1.2% of world's best universities (THE World University Ranking 2019).
There are over 13 000 students studying in UT, including more than 1800 international students from over 105 countries. The university offers broad exchange opportunities through partnership agreements with other universities in 26 countries and student exchange programs through Erasmus+ and ISEP.