Info session in Tashkent

Info session in Tashkent

The last destination in our cycle of info sessions was Tashkent! 
This tour was organized to widen students’ knowledge about studying abroad! We introduced our two programs at the University of Tartu: Bachelor’s program in Science&Technology and Master’s program in …

Info session in Almaty

Info session in Almaty

On 23rd of February S&T participated in the International Education Fair in Almaty. During the event, all visitors had a chance to talk to our program director Dr. Ilona Faustova and a S&T third-year student and ask all questions directly. …

Info session in St.Petersburg

Info session in St.Petersburg

As part of “Study in Estonia!” education fair Science&Technology visited a charming city with rich cultural traditions, Saint Petersburg.

On the 9th of February Ilona Faustova, the head of both bachelor’s in Science&Technology and master’s in Bioengineering, and two S&T third-year students …

S&T meets the Higher School of Economics

S&T meets the Higher School of Economics

During our visit to Moscow S&T communicated with representatives and students of the Higher School of Economics.

Dr. Ilona Faustova the head of both bachelor’s in Science&Technology and master’s in Bioengineering programs spoke about the studying process, illustrated career opportunities …

Info session in Moscow

Info session in Moscow

Science and Technology in the largest city of Russia – Moscow!
On the 7th of February, the S&T program took part in the days of Estonian education in Moscow.

During the educational exhibition “Study in Estonia!” high school and university …

S&T at the education fair

S&T at the education fair

At the beginning of January Science&Technology attended the Tallinn education fair where we organized an interesting DNA extraction workshop.

We enjoyed interacting with the visitors, teaching them synthetic biology principles, sharing Science&Technology experience, and engaging them with the world’s biggest …

Pskov Education Fair

Pskov Education Fair

On the 2nd of February Science&Technology participated in the annual education fair in Pskov, Russia. We have promoted the University of Tartu innovative program Science & Technology talked about iGEM and Estonia TUIT iGEM project-POP Culture.

Future students were very …

Interview on Estonian Radio

Interview on Estonian Radio

Our Program Director Dr. Ilona Faustova visited one of the most popular radio stations in Estonia and gave an interview about Science&Technology, Estonian iGEM team, and synthetic biology.

The team of scientists from Tartu TUIT received a gold medal at

S&T at Robotex 2019

S&T at Robotex 2019

Following good traditions, Science& Technology held the workshop during the Robotex 2019 competition and engaged with the participants and visitors on our university stand.

We believe that interdisciplinary collaboration and the exchange of skills and experience are necessary to drive …

Article in Popular science journal Novaator

Article in Popular science journal Novaator

A popular science newspaper in Estonia Novaator published the article about our team’s project.

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Success day

Success day

Our program director visited a career day in one of Tallinn’s schools on the 22nd of November. Dr. Ilona Faustova talked about her career choices, and what great opportunities modern students have. She described this year’s iGEM project POP Culture …

15×4 conference

15×4 conference

Tartu TUIT iGEM team 2019 participated in 15×4 conference with a speech about microorganisms and their role in our world. During the speech, our team member described our project idea, as it is tightly connected to the role of microorganisms …

Workshop for pupils in Pskov

Workshop for pupils in Pskov

✨Last week S&T team visited a high school in Pskov! 

👩🏻‍🔬Our program director Dr. Ilona Faustova explained the application process, talked about three main specializations of S&T and answered all the questions regarding the program.

🔭🤓At the same …

New S&T students

New S&T students

🎉Happy new semester and welcome to the S&T club! ⁣
⁣We wish you an exciting semester filled with new experience and knowledge. ⁣

📌If you have some troubles with registering to the courses or have some any other questions, …

Networking Event

Networking Event

On 20th May, Science&Technology participated in a networking event organized for European institutions taking part in EHEF 2019.
During the event, possible opportunities for development with Japanese university counterparts were discussed.

The aim was to raise awareness of Science&Technology program …

Spring time outdoors

Spring time outdoors

Spring is all about amazing weather and exams. And while you are diligently preparing for your finals, you should not forget to spend some time outdoors and socialize with friends.

S&T students think that a picnic is not only a …

Combining Incongruous

Combining Incongruous

💡 Last weekend our program director Dr. Ilona Faustova shared her brightest ideas at TEDxLasnamae on how to combine incongruous, conquer the fear of failure and try things that seem to be complicated at first glance.

“As a child, we …

Workshop in Narva

Workshop in Narva

🌟What a productive weekend in Narva!

While caring parents gathered information about studying Science&Technology at the University of Tartu, high school students played our science games and challenged their minds with us! It was absolutely amazing to watch children come …

Science & Technology webinar

Science & Technology webinar

This Thursday, March 27 our program director Dr. Ilona Faustova and third-year S&T student Luka Bulatovic participated in the online S&T webinar organized by the University of Tartu.

Dr. Ilona Faustova explained the application requirements, spoke about the studying process, …

Info session in Kiev

Info session in Kiev

The last destination in our cycle of info sessions was Kiev!
Kiev is an amazing city with amazing students.
This tour was organized to widen students’ knowledge about studying abroad! We introduced our two programs at the University of Tartu: …

Info session in Tbilisi

Info session in Tbilisi

What a week!
Science and Technology finally visited a riotous and anarchic city, the capital of Georgia, – Tbilisi (Georgian: თბილისი)🤩🤩🤩
Dr. Ilona Faustova, the head of both bachelor’s in Science&Technology and master’s in Bioengineering programmes spoke about studying process, …

Info sessions in Baku

Info sessions in Baku

We made it to the city of winds – Baku!

In this wonderful city, we had two info sessions! One as a part of Estonian Universities’ info session tour and another was organized for those who particularly interested in studying …

Info session in Izmir

Info session in Izmir

New day – new info session. The next city in our list was the third most populous city in Turkey – Izmir.

Despite the classical antiquity and old traditions of the city, students here have a very modern way of …

Info session in Ankara

Info session in Ankara

The next stop in our 3-weeks info session tour was Ankara – Turkey’s beating heart.

We found that the city is not only beautiful and magnificent in itself, but also full of talented and interested students.

See you in Tartu!…

Info session in Istanbul

Info session in Istanbul

On February 16, representatives of the University of Tartu, including S&T and Bioengineering, traveled all the way to Istanbul and joined the three-week Estonian Universities’ Info Session over 4 countries: Istanbul ➡️ Ankara ➡️ Izmir ➡️ Tbilisi ➡️ Baku ➡️ …

Days of Estonian education in Pskov

Days of Estonian education in Pskov

On February 3, Science and Technology program took part in the days of Estonian education in Pskov.

During educational exhibition “Study in Estonia!” high school and university students had the opportunity to communicate with representatives of S&T, and ask questions.…

VLOG TIME!

VLOG TIME!

Have you checked out the st_unitartu YouTube Channel? Make sure you SUBSCRIBE today! Here is our latest video where S&T students share their experiences at the University of Tartu, give advice and explain why Tartu is the perfect city to …

Meetings with international students

Meetings with international students

This week our program hosted future students from Pskov, gave them a tour in Institute Technology, organized a lecture on the uniqueness of our Science&Technology program, the potential development opportunities in this area, initiated a discussion, where current S&T students …

Workshop at Heureka Science Centre, Finland

Workshop at Heureka Science Centre, Finland

We organized the workshop at event of Heureka’s Science Centre! We enjoyed interacting with the centre’s visitors, teaching them synthetic biology principles and explaining the project idea through our board games. We were happy to meet Aalto-Helsinki team members, exchange …

Workshop during the Wisdom Week

Workshop during the Wisdom Week

On the first day of September we organized an open-air workshop during which we introduced synthetic biology in play form! Participants got familiar with synthetic biology principles, methods of working with DNA and our iGEM team’s this year project: Production …

S&T appeared on Estonian TV show

S&T appeared on Estonian TV show

In May we had an honour of being on a show of the local TV channel and represent our iGEM team, spill a sneak peek of our project’s idea, discuss science, its importance, development and our student life challenges.…

Workshop to Finnish career advisors

Workshop to Finnish career advisors

In the end of April our team was happy to educate Finnish career advisors on iGEM, synthetic biology and UT’s Science & Technology programme. The workshop we organized consisted of pipetting, PCR and analyzing DNA products on the gel!…

2.04.18 S&T in Pskov

2.04.18 S&T in Pskov

2.04.18 In Pskov, Ilona Faustova presented to S&T program in of the TOP 5 gymnasium, where students were really motivated and actively participated in discussion! Good luck to all of them!…