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M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Measurement Science

University of Tartu

24 months
5000 EUR/year
5000 EUR/year
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During the Applied Measurement Science programme at University of Tartu students will be placed in companies and laboratories like Metrosert AS, Estiko AS, Mayeri Industries AS, Laboratories of the Estonian Health Protection Inspectorate, Estonian Veterinary and Food Laboratories, State Agency of Medicines, Estonian Accreditation Centre.

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How will this  Applied Measurement Science  programme at University of Tartu  develop your potential

  • Thorough knowledge and skills in laboratory and technological measurements, methods of testing and analysis, quality systems
  • High competence demanded for work in quality assurance laboratories in various industries, inspection, certification and accreditation agencies
  • Practical experience gained during the study period through an internship placement with companies

Learning outcomes:

 Graduate has systematic knowledge of the physical, chemical and metrological basis of the more widespread measurement and analysis methods, factors affecting the results, methods of calculating of measurement results and assessment of their quality and documenting measurement results. The graduate has systematic knowledge of quality systems.

The graduate has skills necessary to work with the more widespread measurement and analysis methods, to tune them according to a given measurement or analysis procedure and to optimise measurement procedures. The graduate is qualified to determine the characteristics of measurement and analysis procedures and to assess their suitability for a specific measurement or analysis task. The graduate is capable to assess the adequacy of the measurement or analysis results obtained.

Programme Structure

Programme structure:

  • Modern Metrology
  • Metrology in Chemistry
  • Measuring and Instrumentation
  • Measurement Data Processing
  • Practical Chemical Analysis
  • Quality Management
  • Measurement Uncertainty in Chemistry (full course content available online)
  • Practical Works on Physical Measurement and Calibration
  • Practical Works in Chemical Analysis and Metrology
  • Master Seminar in Measurement Science


Programme director is Professor Ivo Leito, University of Tartu.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • graduates with bachelor’ s degrees in physics, chemistry, pharmacy, materials science, natural sciences, engineering, technology or medicine
  • practitioners in analysis and measurement laboratories who are facing the fast development of analytical methods and new regulations (Quality systems, ISO 17025 accreditation, etc)
  • personnel of laboratories, metrology institutes, accreditation, certification and inspection agencies
  • quality managers in various industries

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5000 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5000 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Tartu

300 - 600 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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