Koit Herodes – best teacher from the Institute of Chemistry!

Koit Herodes

On the 21st of June 2022, it was announced that the students of the University of Tartu selected Associate Professor Dr. Koit Herodes as the best teacher from the Institute of Chemistry

University of Tartu is the No 1 university of the “New Europe”!

On Apr 25, 2018 The Times Higher Education published its ranking of the best research universities in “New Europe” – the 13 nations that have joined the European Union since 2004. The University of Tartu in Estonia was ranked number one in the list! Besides being the best in the overall ranking, UT is the No 1 also for its research environment.

Estimation of Measurement Uncertainty in Chemical Analysis – e-course of the year!

kvaliteedimark_sOn Apr 16, 2015 the consortium Estonian e-University awarded the title “e-course of the year” to the web course (MOOC) Estimation of Measurement Uncertainty in Chemical Analysis! This, together with the very positive feedback of the participants is a strong motivator for us to continue developing and delivering this course.

Ivo Leito – university teacher of the year 2015

Ivo Leito in a lecture room with his most important tools: slide scroller/laser pointer, markers and whiteboard

On Oct 3, 2015 at the Gala of the teachers of the year 2015 Ivo Leito received the award “University teacher of the year 2015”.

Mart Noorma – Person of the Year 2013 in Estonia

On Dec 27, 2013 Postimees, a prominent Estonian Daily newspaper, has awarded its annual title “person of the year 2013” to Mart Noorma – the initiator and scientific mentor of the Student satellite project ESTCube-1. This title is each year awarded by Postimees to a person who has during the year accomplished something significant, with impact expected to last for years to come.

MSC Euromaster Graduation Ceremony 2010

MSC Euromaster Graduation Ceremony 2010

On Oct 26, 2010 a ceremony was held at the EC JRC-IRMM (Geel, Belgium) where the first 32 Euromaster certificates were awarded to the students from seven European universities. Among the awardees of this prestigious certificate were also 6 students of the Applied Measurement Science Programme. Longer story about the ceremony can be found here.

Chemistry Euromaster Label

Award ceremony of the Euromaster label

Awarding ceremony of the “Chemistry Euromaster” label (May 26, 2008, Ljubljana, Slovenia). From Left: Ivo Leito (University of Tartu), EC Commissioner for Science and Research Janez Potočnik, Slovenian minister of higher education, science and technology Mojca Kucler Dolinar and representative of the ECTNA Prof. Jure Zupan (University of Ljubljana).

Best teachers of University of Tartu

Best teachers of UT in 2008/2009

Teachers of the AMS programme consistently show up in the lists of the best teachers, elected each year by students of University of Tartu. This time: Mart Noorma (back row, third from left) and Ivo Leito (back row, fifth from left).