Estonia, a country in north Eastern Europe is one among the Baltic States; comprising more than 1500 islands with the landscape covering rocky beaches, lakes and forests. With half of the territory being covered by forest, it is one of the Europe’s greenest countries – and that number is rising. Previously part of Soviet Union, this country is marked with castles, churches and hilltop fortresses. From the old-fashioned cities to the nearby islands and beaches, travelers visiting Estonia has some pretty unbelievable landscape to explore and the reasonably affordable living make Estonia the perfect European destination for everyone. The country is home to large number of foreign-born residents and their children compared to other European countries. Moreover, with the boost in the country’s education system, it is witnessing a flock of international students from across the world to pursue higher education.
The country’s education system.
The country’s success and high quality of education and life make Estonia an interesting destination for higher education among global community. It is evident in the increasing number of students being enrolled for internationally recognized degree programs in various universities each year. The academic institutions provide over 140 internationally recognized undergraduate programs as well as efficient support for foreign students pursuing education in Estonia. The higher level education gives students the set of knowledge and skills for research, development as well as career advancement in their chosen domain.
Academic study is divided into bachelor’s degree which continue for 3 to4 years, master’s studies which continue for 1 – 2 years and the integrated study programs in which both the bachelor’s and master’s studies are integrated into one curriculum which has the length of 5-6 years.
Another aspect that keeps the country more favorable to the global community is that it is one of the healthiest places to live in. Half of country’s territory is covered in forest, therefore one can imagine how fresh it could be to continue education and settle there in Estonia. Along with the appealing creeks and stunning beaches you have lot more to explore in Estonia.