Estonian Business School (EBS) is the oldest privately owned business university in the Baltics. With more than 1500 students, EBS’s goal is to provide enterprising people with academic knowledge, skills and values for its successful implementation.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Highly ranked and accredited study programmes - EBS is the first in Estonia to receive EPAS accreditation and has been awarded by Eduniversal amongst the world’
  • EBS develops the know-how and skills in our students that are necessary and relevant for the society in a long term perspective.
  • With global partners, EBS provides competitive advantages to all stakeholders both, on personal and professional level.



Founded in 1988 being the first institution in Estonia to introduce diploma business education. In 1997 EBS High School and in 1993 Executive Training Centre was established. In 2007 EBS signed Double diploma agreement with Lancaster University Management School. In 2011 Helsinki campus was opened. In 2016 EPAS accreditation awarded to International Business Administration BA study programme.


With more than 1500 students and international faculty, EBS’s goal is to provide enterprising people with academic knowledge, skills and values for its successful implementation. EBS teaches entrepreneurship and business administration in a practical manner at Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral levels.


The aim of research at EBS is to contribute to the international knowledge base of management and create conditions for its introduction in business and public institutions, but also improve training for the management of such organizations.

The sub-topics for research are:

  • Development of Organisations and Management of Change
  • Innovative Entrepreneurship and Knowledge Transfer in International Networks
  • Development of Public Administration Organizations and their Legal Framework. Application of Experience in New Democracies
  • Institutional Economics
  • Social Responsibility and Ethical Values of Organizations
  • Intelligent IT Systems in Public and Private Organizations


The Career Centre at the Estonian Business School was founded in early 2000 within EBS Student Government. The service has been focused on final-year students as well as undergraduates, basically, on all those who want to prepare for the job market in good time.

The Career Service organizes various forms of activities within the following areas:

  • counselling related to academic and personal problems
  • career counselling
  • academic and life skills development (such as communication, social and stress coping skills, as well as learning strategies and time management skills).

Bachelor's programmes

Humanities (1)


Student services

The EBS Student Council and its International Club organise diverse programmes for international students both inside and outside the classroom, all of which make their stay particularly memorable. Each year such traditional events as the Welcome Party, EBS Golf tournament and Tallinn Student Days are a part of every EBS international students calendar.

Housing services

EBS can advise you where to search for accommodation online.

Library services

EBS Library is a special library, serving EBS students, lecturers, staff and the alumni of EBS. The collection is developed according to the needs of study programs and scientific directions in management, entrepreneurship, economics, marketing, finance, etc.

Medical services

If you are coming from a non-EU country, you should follow the requirements of Estonian Police and Border Guard Board and obtain a medical insurance in Estonia for the same period as your temporary residence permit is valid. It is allowed to come to Estonia with travel insurance but it is required that students gets the health insurance in Estonia.

Student Life

Campus life

Estonian Business School is located in the heart of Tallinn, within easy reach of the commercial and business quarters. Since 2011 EBS has also a campus in Helsinki, Finland.

The university provides excellent study facilities with classrooms, lecture halls and computer labs as well as Wi-Fi access, together with a student restaurant and cafeteria.

Student clubs

  • EBS Student Council
  • International Club


  • In 2016 EBS English-language Bachelor’s level International Business Administration study programme became the first in Estonia to receive EPAS accreditation.

  • In September 2013 EBS received institutional accreditation and was provided with the Quality Assessment Council´s accreditation for seven years.
  • All EBS programmes on Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral level have passed the international higher education transitional evaluation.
  • EBS has been awarded by Eduniversal amongst the world’s top 300 best business schools in november 2016.

Other Degrees

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