Free Estonian Language Courses for Beginners

Ministry of the Interior’s Welcoming Programme starts with free Estonian language courses for beginners! New groups starting every month (80 h).

Welcoming programme is an action plan supporting the adaptation of newly arrived foreigners. The programme contains one-day thematic trainings and Estonian language training for beginners.

Aim of the programme

The main goal is to support the migration and subsequent integration of newly arrived immigrants by providing them information:

  • on the functioning of the state and society;
  • daily life, working, studying and family matters, and by facilitating the acquisition of Estonian language skills

The course requirement is that you have lived in Estonia for less than 5 years.

There are also regular shorter trainings (1 day) for practical information and about living in Estonia: working and entrepreneurship, family life, studying, etc. Join us!

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Programme is co-funded by the European Union via the European Social Fund and by the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Estonia

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