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Orientation Course

Orientation Course for the new international degree-seeking and exchange students is designed to make the start of the university life as smooth as possible. You will find different sessions and events to help you settle better. 

Spring semester orientation course will take place on February 8-9.  Further information will be provided.


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Orientation course topics and presentations

We have requested various speakers from different fields of expertise to share their knowledge and talk about different aspects related to settling down, living and studying in Tartu. In this section you can find recorded videos as well as slide presentations. Answers to all kind of practical questions about banking, housing etc you find from Welcome Centre`s website.

Tartu Welcome Centre

Support services

Health care & leisure time

Safety and migration issues

Study related topics

Welcome bag

All new UT international students will receive a tote bag welcome pack during the orientation course.

Students who arrive later, can pick up their welcome bag from ESN office (Pikk 20-206. Office hours: Tuesday and Thursday 19.30-20.30).
Students who stay in Pärnu, Narva or Viljandi will get their bag from there.

Contacts for international students

Study Abroad Centre`s contacts

Erasmus+ Europe additional competition for spring semester 2024

Health care and leisure time

Health care and leisure time in Tartu for international students.