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About

The Digital Health MSc programme offered at Tallinn University of Technology gives you the skills and interdisciplinary knowledge to implement new technologies in health care and provides practical examples of health care innovation and digitalization. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The studies include best practices of e-health implementation from Estonia and abroad and provide you the relevant change management skills to contribute to health care systems’ improvement.

There are many great examples, where digital and e-health services operate well and bring value. For example, the Estonian digital prescribing system provides seamless prescription management to the whole population and the country-wide EHR connects 100% of all health care providers for efficient patient data sharing. There are also growing digital health start-ups, of which a number have been founded by previous students of Health Care Technology master’s programme. 

Career opportunities 

  • During the Digital Health MSc programme offered at Tallinn University of Technology , we put a lot of effort in connecting you to different industry partners, digital health companies, government institutions and start-ups.
  • A high number of our alumni have started work or have interned in digital health companies, IT-companies developing applications and systems in healthcare, in government institutions, in start-ups or in healthcare provider organizations.
  • Most of the jobs are involved in changing the current processes of health care and digitalising health care delivery for improved quality and access. Many of our alumni are working in or have co-founded digital health start-ups. This shows the need for innovation and new technologies in healthcare.
  • Applicants who are citizens of the countries of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) – free studies in IT, Engineering and Science; no GRE test requirement
  • TalTech will offer tuition-free study places for programmes taught in English for countries of the OECD 

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • e-Health
    • Evaluation and Financing in Healthcare
    • Healthcare Data Systems and Analysis 
    • Medical Law and Ethics
    • Medical Imaging and Signals
    • Servicing and change management at health care enterprise

    Key information

    Duration

    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    More details
    • 1 May - Application deadline for citizens from OECD member states, Georgia, Ukraine, and non-EU candidates who are residing in Estonia on a legal basis.

    Language

    English
    IELTS admission requirements IELTS
    6
    PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
    55
    More about PTE Academic
    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
    75

    Credits

    120 ECTS

    Delivered

    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GRE admission requirements GRE®
    150 (verbal)
    160 (quantitative)
    3.5 (analytical)

    English requirements

    IELTS admission requirements IELTS
    6
    PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
    55
    More about PTE Academic
    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
    75

    Student insurance

    Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

    • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
    • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
    • Liability
    • Home contents and baggage
    • Accidents
    • Legal aid

    We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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    Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

    Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Tallinn University of Technology and/or in Estonia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Health, Social, Natural Sciences, IT, Public Administration, Economics or Law. In order to qualify for the studies in Tallinn University of Technology an applicant has to have at least 60% of the highest possible CGPA.
    • GRE General Test
    • Motivation Letter 
    • Online Interview

    Documents:

    • Officially certified copy of Bachelor's diploma in the original language
    • Officially certified copy of academic transcripts in the original language
    • Authorized translation in English of Bachelor's diploma
    • Authorized translation in English of academic transcripts
    • Simple copy of passport identification pages

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      6000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.
    • EU/EEA

      Free
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
    • All Ukrainian citizens are waived from the application fee.
    • Ukrainian citizens who have a Temporary Protection from Estonian Police and Border Guard Board can study for free on any of the programmes TalTech offers in English.

    Living costs for Tallinn

    598 - 948 EUR /month
    Living costs

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

    Funding

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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