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Awards and recognition

The university recognises its members and prominent public figures for their outstanding deeds and achievements.

The university gives recognition on three levels:

  • central forms of recognition: the Contribution to Estonian National Identity award, the grant of honorary doctorate, the grant of honorary fellowship, the Pillar of the University award, and honorary decorations;
  • annual awards for university members;
  • awards and recognition granted by structural units.

All university members may make proposals for awarding an honorary decoration of the university. The proposals can be submitted via the proposal form.

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Tartu Ülikooli üliõpilased Sander Ratso ja Juhan Saharov Foto Aron Urb

Sander Ratso and Juhan Saharov received the main prizes in National Contest for University Students

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06.01.2022
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Annual awards

The University of Tartu gives out annual awards to recognise its members’ outstanding achievements in giving higher education, doing research and serving society to value their vi

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21.11.2021
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Letters of appreciation

The University of Tartu letter of appreciation may be awarded to university members and individuals outside the university who have made a significant contribution to the success of an undertaking

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21.11.2021