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23 students from Finland graduated from EMÜ


On Friday, June 12, the graduation ceremony of the Institute of veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences of the Estonian University of Life Sciences took place in Tartu, where another 23 veterinary medicine students from Finland received their Degree in Veterinary Medicine.

Plants talk at Expo Milano 2015


The Estonian University of Life Sciences is represented in the Estonian pavilion at Expo Milano 2015, where visitors can see an exhibition about how plants communicate. Plants suffer from stress just like humans, but unlike humans they talk about it by emitting volatile molecules.

EMÜ engineering students achieved 3rd place in international pneumobile competition


On May 8 to 9, students from Institute of Technology and Technology College took part in the international competition “Pneumobil 2015” for designing and building pneumatic driven vehicles, achieving third place in the category of construction.

Estonian University of Life Sciences is one of top 100 universities in its field


According to QS World University Rankings by Subject published yesterday, the Estonian University of Life Sciences is one of top 100 universities in the world in the field of agriculture and forestry, ranked 51 to 100.

International Staff Week


On April 20-24, the first International Staff Week took place at the Estonian University of Life Sciences with representatives of 17 partner universities from 12 countries. During the week, our guests participated in presentations and workshops about e-learning, international relations, higher education marketing and popularisation of science, and were introduced to the Limnology Center and Tartu Nature House.

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