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How to apply?


Watch the recording of introduction hour HERE!

In order to apply for the Assistant Pharmacist curriculum, you are required to use DreamApply (for candidates who do not have an Estonian identification code) or Admission Information System SAIS (for candidates who have an Estonian identification code).
We do not accept any applications via e-mail. 

Application period has ended!

The Assistant Pharmacist curriculum includes application and tuition fees. 

The application fee invoice will be sent via e-mail after we have received the candidate's application within a few working days. 

  • The application fee is 50€, which is non-refundable. If the candidate proves admissible, the tuition fee will be less by 50€ in the first year of studies.
  • The tuition fee is 2700€ per semester (5400€ per year).

Recognition of prior learning

Students can transfer their studies to Tallinn Health Care College. Learn more about the process HERE.


  • 1st of March 2021 - 20th of May 2021 at 16.00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - application period for non-Estonian citizens.
  • 14th of June 2021 - 1st of July 2021 at 16.00 (Europe/Tallinn time) application period for Estonian citizens.
  • 30th of August 2021 - beginning of the academic year.

Admission dates for NON-ESTONIAN citizens

  • 1st of March 2021 - 20th of May 2021 at 16.00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - application period for non-Estonian citizens in the DreamApply system. Application period has ended!
  • 21st of May - non-Estonian citizens will receive detailed information about online admission interview and test time.
  • 26th of May at 08:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - 27th of May at 08:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - online specialty test, accessible in 24h period (Covering Botany, Chemistry, Anatomy, and Physiology).
  • 27th of May - online admission interviews.
  • 3rd of June 2021 at 16:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - publishing the list of admitted candidates via email.
  • 30th of August - beginning of the academic year.

Admission dates for ESTONIAN citizens 

  • 14th of June 2021 - 1st of July 2021 at 16:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - application period for Estonian citizens in the SAIS system. Application period has ended!
  • 7th of July at 08:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - 8th of July at 08:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - online specialty test, accessible in 24h period (Covering Botany, Chemistry, Anatomy, and Physiology).
  • 8th of July - online admission interviews.
  • 16th of July 2021 at 16:00 (Europe/Tallinn time) - publishing the list of admitted candidates at Admission Information System SAIS and via email.
  • 30th of August - beginning of the academic year.

Required documents for applying to Assistant Pharmacist curriculum

1. Identity card (ID-card) or passport
2. Certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent (certified at the Estonian ENIC/NARIC Centre, if the certificate has been obtained abroad)
3. Certificate of proficiency in English at least at the B2 level. Acceptable language certificates:

  • Cambridge language test
  • IELTS language test
  • TOEFL language test
  • Innove Cambridge Assessment English C1 Advanced

Admission conditions

1. Specialty Test* covering Botany, Chemistry, Anatomy, and Physiology. The specialty test is in written form with multiple choice and short answer questions.
2. Admission interview*. In the interview, the following criteria will be assessed: vocational motivation, preparedness to study, knowledge of the profession, ability to express oneself in English, communication skills.

*The test and interview will be conducted online.

Helpful links

1. Recognition of the qualification (ENIC / NARIC)
2. Long-term visa (Police and Border Guard Board)
3. Temporary residence permit for studying (Police and Border Guard Board)
4. Migration Advisors (Police and Border Guard Board)

For further information or questions please contact our Admissions Specialist at or find us on Facebook!