Tallinn University of Technology


Dear international Bachelor's or Master's student, we are looking forward to meeting you on the 28-29 of August 2024

The Orientation Days are a special programme to help you settle in during your first few days in TalTech and learn more about our university and life in Estonia in general. The Orientation Days take place at the beginning of the new academic year. 

We strongly advise you to participate in order to get a good start on your academic adventure in TalTech. In addition to all the useful information, you will also get acquainted with your fellow students. 

Participation is free. 

If you are an exchange student, please visit Orientation Days for Exchange students web page HERE.

Schedule of the main event

First day, 28th of August 2024:

Time Activity/Topics covered Venue
09.00-09.30 Registration Main Lobby
09.30-11.45 Opening words; Study Information System; TalTech Counselling services (psychological and career counselling); Sport activities at TalTech; Estonian Language and Culture mini-lesson Main Ceremony Hall
11.45-13.15 Lunch in the campus cafeterias
(at your own expense or bring your own food along)

ESN TalTech International Club; TalTech Library; Student Union

Main Ceremony Hall

Second day, 29th of August 2024:

Time Activity/Topics covered Venue
09.40-09.55 Registration (for those who did not register on the first day) U06A atrium II floor (next to room U06A-229)
10.00-12.00 Academic information; Police and Border Guard Presentation U06A-229
12.00-12.30 Break
12.30-13.30 Estonia and student life; EuroteQ U06A-229
13.30-14.30 Picnic with light snacks Patio/Lobby Cafeteria

How to find the venue U06A-229 for the second day

Venue of the Orientation Days

Recordings of the main event

The first day, 28th of August 2024: not available and will not be recorded

The second day, 29th of August 2024: LINK to be added

Programme specific info-sessions

Additionally to the OD main event, programme-specific info-sessions will be held for the new degree students. This is a mandatory introductory lecture about your study programme carried out by the programme manager.

Please find below when and where the info-session of your study programme takes place. See the building location on the campus map

Kindly note that the schedule may be updated prior to the event.

School of Information Technologies

Study programme Date Time Building-Room Comments
All School of IT students to be announced
Cyber Security Engineering (BSc) to be announced
Cybersecurity (MSc) to be announced
E-Governance Technologies and Services (MSc) to be announced
Digital Health (MSc) to be announced

School of Business and Governance

Study programme Date Time Building-Room Comments
International Business Administration (BA) to be announced
Law (BA) to be announced
Technology Governance and Sustainability (MA) to be announced
International Business Administration (MA) to be announced
Law (MA) to be announced
Entrepreneurial Management (MBA) to be announced
Public Sector Innovation and E-Governance (MA) to be announced

School of Engineering

Study programme Date Time Building-room Comments
School of Engineering students to be announced
Integrated Engineering (BSc) to be announced
Industrial Engineering and Management (MSc) to be announced
Design and Technology Futures (MSc) to be announced
Technology of Wood, Plastics and Textiles (MSc) to be announced

Tutor Lesson for new Bachelor level students

Tutor Lesson is a chance to meet your Bachelor's study programme tutor in person, and hear their advice on practical study related matters as well as about student life. A tutor is a fellow student from a more senior year, who is there to help you adjust to university life.

Study programme Date  Time Building-room
International Business Administration (BA) to be announced
Law (BA) to be announced
Integrated Engineering (BSc) to be announced
Cyber Security Engineering (BSc) to be announced

Kick-Off Event August 26

To be announced


To be announced

Opening ceremony 2024

Dear student!

You are welcome to participate in the Opening Ceremony of the academic year. The event takes place on Friday, the 30th of August 2024 at 11 AM in the main ceremony hall. Please be noted that the dress code for the event is formal.


Events and student organisations

  1. Kick-off event 
  2. "Semestri Avalöök" party 
  3. Campus party 
  4. Freshmen party 
  5. TalTech's student representative body's birthday a.k.a. parking lot party 

Here you can find the list of Student Organisations that accept international students:

In case you have any questions, please contact directly Student Union (info@tipikas.ee).

Student ABC 2023

The Office of Academic Affairs at Tallinn University of Technology has prepared this Student ABC in order to make your arrival and stay in Tallinn as comfortable as possible.

You can view Student ABC guidebook 2023 as a PDF file.

Take some time to read it and find out the most important steps that you have to take after your arrival, and learn more about our study system. We have also added the important contact details which will assist you during the course of your studies.

Student ABC