Study grants and scholarships

Result-based Scholarship is designed to recognize students who have completed the full curriculum and achieved excellent academic performance.

Applications for study result-based allowance may be sent electronically on the dates specified in the academic calendar.

Applications will also be accepted by the Study Programme Registrars to the Academic Units.

Study Allowance and Study Loans Act (in force from 01.07.2016)


Application for needs-based study allowance

A needs-based study allowance is designed to support students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds while obtaining higher education. It supports students in terms of success in their studies and completion of a study programme with a nominal duration.



The Estonian government and universities have initiated various scholarship schemes in order to support international students who are interested in studying in Estonia.

Study in Estonia: More information