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  • Tallinn Winter School - a winter to be remembered! | Studyinestonia
    22nd and in addition to attending the courses participants can learn more about the local culture The registration deadline is December 1 Further information on can be found on the following webpage winterschool tlu ee Previous winter school took place in January 2015 and set a record in the number of participants There were 77 participants from 20 countries Australia Belgium Canada Denmark Estonia France Germany Great Britain Italy Japan

    Original URL path: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/tallinn-winter-school-winter-be-remembered (2016-02-16)
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  • Competition for cyber defence scholarships | Studyinestonia
    to master s degree students studying cyber defence Under the terms of the agreement the Ministry of Defence will award two of the scholarships and AS Guardtime will put up the other two 10 000 euro scholarships The competition is open to all first year students in master s degree programmes in cyber defence at Estonian universities Minister of Defence Hannes Hanso said the latest international conflicts show that cyber defence is becoming an inseparable part of modern warfare and that the Ministry of Defence is exerting daily efforts to increase the country s capability to counter cyber threats One of the most important pillars in developing cyber defence is to train the next generation to be competent professionals in this field said Hanso Guardtime is one of Estonia s most innovative and internationally successful cyber defence and technology companies The cooperation memorandum represents a noteworthy contribution and sends a powerful message about mutual commitment to advancing cyber defence in both Estonia and internationally Strong cyber defence education and motivated students are very important for Guardtime said Guardtime vice president Martin Ruubel Not only commercially but also as a broader message that ensuring secure cyberspace is a common task facing

    Original URL path: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/competition-cyber-defence-scholarships (2016-02-16)
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  • Admission to the Excellence in Analytical Chemistry programme in the University of Tartu is open | Studyinestonia
    UT coordinator Estonia Uppsala University UU Sweden University Claude Bernard Lyon 1 UCBL France and Åbo Akademi University AAU Finland The language of instruction is English but students will also learn to communicate in one of the languages of the countries involved This international two year joint master degree programme educates specialists in analytical chemistry well qualified to work in industry food pharmaceutical materials energy etc and chemical analysis laboratories environment food health etc worldwide EACH provides knowledge and practical skills in both fundamental and applied aspects of modern analytical chemistry Practical internship placement in industry or laboratories is an important part of the training The programme is suitable both for students who have finished their bachelor s studies and want to continue in master s studies as well as for working analytical chemistry practitioners wishing to spend couple of years to bring their knowledge and skills to a new level The programme features generous scholarships as detailed in the Scholarships and tuition fees page The programme is taught by four universities University of Tartu UT coordinator Estonia Uppsala University UU Sweden University Claude Bernard Lyon 1 UCBL France and Åbo Akademi University AAU Finland The language of instruction is

    Original URL path: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/admission-excellence-analytical-chemistry-programme-university-tartu-open (2016-02-16)
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  • Estonia ranks high for English proficiency | Studyinestonia
    5th annual edition of EF English Proficiency Index EF EPI the world s largest ranking of countries by English skills Estonia occupies a respectable seventh place out of 70 countries and is classified as having a very high proficiency level Sweden ranks first for English skills closely followed by the Netherlands and other other Nordic countries Denmark Norway and Finland Slovenia is sixth and Estonia seventh It s the Arab countries and Cambodia that come in last Compared to last year both Estonia s ranking and total score have improved Yet it is still lacking from repeating its best ever fourth place Estonia stands out in the index for the slightly better language skills of the male population In other countries women tend to have the upper hand when it comes to speaking English This fifth edition of the EF English Proficiency Index EF EPI ranks 70 countries and territories based on test data from more than 910 000 adults who took online English tests in 2014 According to the test results the gap between the highest and lowest proficiency countries has widened with the top ranked country Sweden a full 33 points above Libya in last place Worldwide English

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  • Estonia retains 2nd place in internet freedom index | Studyinestonia
    countries where criticism of the government military or ruling family has been subject to censorship online and over 58 percent live in countries where bloggers or ICT users were jailed for sharing content on political social and religious issues News about conflict corruption allegations against top government or business figures opposition websites and satire were also subject to online censorship in over one third of the countries examined Overall China was the worst abuser of internet freedom of the 65 countries assessed in Freedom on the Net followed by Syria and Iran Since June 2014 32 of the studied countries saw internet freedom deteriorate Estonia continues on top Estonia continues to be one of the most wired countries in the world with increasing internet access and online participation among citizens It also continues to improve protections for the right to privacy After the first internet connections in the country were introduced in 1992 at academic facilities in Tallinn and Tartu the government further worked with private and academic entities to initiate a program in 1996 called Tiger Leap which aimed to establish computers and internet connections in all Estonian schools by 2000 This program helped to build a general level

    Original URL path: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/estonia-retains-2nd-place-internet-freedom-index (2016-02-16)
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  • Tallinn voted fifth best airport in Europe | Studyinestonia
    of colour give the terminal a delightfully homey feeling that is easy to relax or even nap in Sleeping in Airports said The site described that a favourite area at the Tallinn Airport is the library inspired gate which is complete with red velvet arm chairs and a real library where you can rent books to be returned before you board or after you return This year Tallinn airport even introduced free sleep pods Clean bathrooms great coffee free wi fi and extremely helpful staff take this terminal above and beyond leaving passengers gushing about the time they spend here Though it remains a destination rather than a major transit hub those that pass through sing literally nothing but praises Sleeping in Airports added According to the airport guide Sleeping in Airports the Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport is the fifth best airport in Europe based on the overall airport experience determined by travellers who had taken the site s 2015 airport survey Sleeping in Airports said the list of the best airports in Europe included a collection of terminals that have figured out how to make flying comfortable easy and relatively entertaining From book swaps and libraries to casinos and breweries right through to great food and museums each of these airports puts a unique twist on travel that makes time spent here a little more memorable In 2015 we saw a few tiny and innovative terminals bump long standing favourites out of their coveted top spots This shuffle goes to show how far a long way a few couches free wi fi a clean modern setting and a positive attitude can take you the site said in its introduction of the list The Tallinn Airport earned a position in the top five for the first time a notch up

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  • EBS has become the first university in the region to be welcomed to CFA Institute University Recognition Programme | Studyinestonia
    Practice within the program This does not mean though that EBS itself would issue CFA certificates or set standards for licensure examinations Our Bachelor of Arts in International Business Administration positions students well to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst CFA designation which has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world Entry into the CFA Institute University Recognition Programme signals to potential students employers and the marketplace that the International Business Administration curriculum of EBS is closely tied to professional practice and is well suited to preparing students to sit CFA examinations Through participation in this programme EBS shall also be eligible to receive a number of student scholarships for the CFA Programme each year We re very pleased to be recognized by the CFA Programme said the Head of the Department of Economics and Finance Andres Vesilind This speaks about Estonian Business School s commitment to provide students with new opportunities to learn in an environment of excellence Our main goal has always been the success of our graduates and the key to success in today s world is definitely the preparation for the global marketplace CFA designation ensures that our graduates have the skills necessary to pursue international and meaningful careers We would like to thank our partners for their support during the application process which actually started in 2008 already Especially CFA Society Finland LHV Bank EVLI Securities and a number of our own alumni have implemented many initiatives and actively participated in advancing our mission To strengthen the faculty we have also selected new lecturers with remarkable background in investment management and with an CFA certificate says Vesilind About the CFA programme The CFA Programme sets a standard for developing the skills standards competence and integrity of financial analysts portfolio managers investment advisers

    Original URL path: http://www.studyinestonia.ee/ebs-has-become-first-university-region-be-welcomed-cfa-institute-university-recognition-programme (2016-02-16)
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  • Two Estonian universities among top 600 | Studyinestonia
    according to latest ranking The list which was compiled and published by the Times Higher Education THE journal for the 12th time this year is considered the world s most reputable and objective university ranking which evaluates world s research universities by all the core activities The ranking is based on three sources an annual reputation survey the Elsevier publishing house s data base Scopus and the data submitted by universities themselves 13 performance indicators are taken into account in ranking the universities The indicators describe the learning environment the scope and influence of published research results reputation survey results incomes and the extent of innovation and internationalization Out of two Estonian academic institutions in the list UT was placed among 351 400 and TUT among 501 600 best universities in the world In comparison to other universities the main strength of the UT is the influence of research publications number of citations Its weakest area however is income from contracts with enterprises the ranking said With the exception of Switzerland s ETH Zurich the top ten is still dominated by Anglo American institutions with California Institute of Technology US University of Oxford UK Stanford University US University of Cambridge

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