Social Life in Estonia

Living in Europe | Access to the culture of the host country/language courses, Day care, schooling & family related issues | Estonia

You have now settled in, unpacked all your things and met your new collegues. But, there are still some everyday questions popping up and you are ready to make new friends?

Firstly, we recommend you to join some social media groups to be in the information loop.

  • The EURAXESS - Research in Estonia Facebook page is meant specifically for international researchers in Estonia. We shares academic news, information about funding calls, academic events, fun events in English and special events organized for international researchers in Estonia.
  • Subscribe to EURAXESS Estonia monthly Newsletter. We share selected information specifically for international researchers in Estonia. Sign up here

There are many other useful Facebook groups that are not listed here but the following are most active.

Useful Facebook groups

EURAXESS - Research in Estonia Information about academic events in Estonia, funding calls and other information relevant to international researchers in Estonia

Foreigners Living in Estonia Fast advice to foreigners from foreigners in Estonia. Renting adds, discussions about fotball nights, finding a bicycle repair store, buying a used guitar and similar.

Foreigners in Tartu Active group, fast advice, discussions about events etc.

International House Tartu Want to meet other international families, make friends, have fun and gets tips for easy settling in Tartu? Take part in the activities of the International House Tartu.

Expats in Tallinn, Estonia  Rental adds, upcoming events, advice

Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs The ministry shares information about legislation changes relevant to foreigners and travellers.

Estonian Institute Courses and events all over Estonia in English for everyone who wants to learn about Estonian culture.

There are many expat groups where you can find a community of your countrymen and -women living in Estonia. For example, if you are from India, try to find a group called Indians in Estonia.

Clubs and Communities

International Women's Club of Tallinn Club for expat ladies in Estonia.

Entertainment - where to go, what to see? Events in Tartu

Visit Tallinn Events in Tallinn

Piletilevi portal Most pupular ticket centre. Timetable for music events, theatre, sports and different festivals.

Piletimaailm portal Tickets for most theatre plays and many concerts. Live database of culture events in Estonia Touristic information

Eesti Kontsert classical music