How to apply


1. Contact the International Relations Office at your university and find out whether your university has an Erasmus+ exchange agreement with Tallinn Health Care College in your field of study.
Please note that your language proficiency in English should be at least on the level B2 in order to study or have a practical training at the Tallinn Health Care College. Tallinn Health Care College has the right to conduct a Skype interview with you to test your language skills.

For further information about the college please see our video

2. Application period

Documents for the autumn semester for the academic year 2018/2019 should be submitted by 15 May 2018.

Documents for the spring semester of the academic year 2018/2019 should be submitted by 15 November 2018.

3. Application process: 

Please start by kindly asking your Erasmus+ coordinator to send your nomination letter here:

After that please follow the step by step in the system and upload all the requiered documents there. 

Traineeship possibilities:
Nursing traineeships 2018/2019
Midwifery traineeships 2018/2019
Occupational therapy traineeships 2018/2019
Pharmacy traineesips 2018/2019

Students looking for a traineeship in the field of pharmacy, dental technology, optometry and health promotion, please agree upon the content of your traineeship with the respective haead of curriculum:

Dental technology - Ms Heli Kuuse
Optometry - Mr Vootele Tamme
Health promotion - Ms Nele Kunder

NB! Please note that we offer traineeships only as they are in our curriculum (ECTS, traineeship hours, evaluation: non-distinctive or distinctive evaluation as written in the system). Please discuss your training plan at your home university.

If you would like to take courses, please see our list of courses in English

NB! Please note that we offer courses as described on our webpage - we use non-distinctive evaluation (passed/failed). It means that you will not be given a mark.

Declaration of health  - please ask your family doctor to fill it in, sign and stamp it. Without this document you can´t start your traineeship in the field of nursing or midwifery. 

We recommend you to have travel insurance. European Health Insurance Card is obligatory! In case you can not apply for a European Health Insurance Card, it is obligatory to have health insurance coverage in Estonia.

NB! The Tallinn Health Care College does not provide you with neither accidence insurance, health insurance nor the liability insurance. Having the adeqate insurance is the student´s responsibility.

4. Evaluation and final certificate

If you come with learning agreement for traineeship, as your final traineeship certificate you will recieve filled in "After mobility" section of your learning agreement for traineeship. We use the evaluation system as described in the traineeship table above.

If you come with learning agreement for studies, as your final certificate you will receive a transcript of records from our online study information system.

If you have combined exchange (traineeship + courses), you will also receive a transcript of records.

5. Accommodation:

Until we have not confirmed your learning agreement, please do not fill in the hostel application! You can apply for accommodation at our student hostel after we have confirmed your learning agreement here:   Please find general information about the student hostel and prices here. Accommodation for students is also provided by Academic Hostel. Find out more here. It is also possible to rent a room or apartment in Tallinn. In this case please be careful and take time to do the research to be sure the accommodation provider is trustworthy.