Program Details

6-year programme in Medicine (MD).
Tartu, Estonia
Program Type:
Full Degree
Degree Level:
Biomedical Science

Program Overview

Program Description:

6-year programme in Medicine specifically designed to teach students the core competencies that are required in order to become highly skilled doctors; A “hands-on” programme: students get a lot of practical training at the University Hospital.

High quality research: UT is in the TOP 1% of the world’s most cited universities and scientific institutions in the field of Clinical medicine; Great career prospective: students can continue in a residency program of their chosen specialty and become a doctor-specialist; study medicine in a Doctoral Degree (PhD) programs in Estonia or in any other country of the European Union, or have a job requiring a medical degree; 99% of Estonian doctors have graduated from the University of Tartu; Newly renovated and state-of-the-art laboratories and study environment. Curriculum structure (360 ECTS) - Preclinical and clinical specialization courses (286 ECTS) – theoretical and practical courses from different fields of medicine: anatomy, psychology, pathology, surgery, internal medicine, etc.; - Estonian language (24 ECTS) – international students have an opportunity to learn Estonian language and the necessary terminology for professional communication with patients; - Practice (36 ECTS) – theoretical knowledge applied on a clinical level; - Elective courses (9 ECTS) – may be selected from a fixed list of electives; optional subjects may be chosen from any faculty;

Application deadline: April 15 International applicants should submit application documents to the University of Tartu, International Student Service by: April 15. Admission notifications will be sent by e-mail.

12000 EUR.

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Financial Aid:
FinancialAid Info:
Monthly scholarships available.
Secondary education; SAT Subject Test in Biology E/M (minimum score 680).
Scholarships Description:
Tuition waiver scholarships for most international bachelor's and master's programmes.