Category Archives: Student life

A Game-Changing Letter from the Future

Dear Mr. NG, Greetings from 2027! Surprise! Welcome to the future. I know it’s hard to believe that you are reading a letter from the future, but it’s my final moment and the only chance to write back to 2018. … Continue reading

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How I hacked the Garage48 Hardware & Arts hackathon – twice

I’ve taken part in the Garage48 Hardware & Arts (H&A) hackathon twice; the first time was in 2016. I had already heard of the hackathon before, but it was my boss who suggested I take part, as I was also … Continue reading

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Survey among UT international students: 97% would recommend UT for studies

The Marketing Office of the University of Tartu conducted a survey among international degree students in summer 2017. The purpose of the survey was to better understand how current international students made their decision to come to study in Estonia. … Continue reading

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My First 100 Days at the University of Tartu

  As the old saying goes, well begun is half done. If you are ambitious enough, you can achieve many things that are beyond your imagination.

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From Think Tanks to Harvesting Potatoes – a Student Trip to Latvia

The Latvia trip was a five-day journey organised by our MA-program in the very beginning of the year. Aside from the variety of events that were educative in so many different ways (especially as an introduction to the Baltic States … Continue reading

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What brought me to Tartu?

Eesti! What can bring a young student like me from Caucasus region to Tartu? This is a question, which may be answered in thousands of ways by various people, while, I have a simple answer: the endless desire for education. … Continue reading

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A Hong Kongese crush on Europe

When I woke up in Brussels, Europe was never the same again. It was the last day of the EU-funded study trip to Brussels when Brexit came to realization in June 2016, sparking debates on the future of Europe as … Continue reading

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