List of private R&D centres as well research and development services provided by our biggest universities.
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. EBS offers degrees at Bachelor’s, Master’s as well as Doctoral levels.
Estonian Entrepreneurship University of Applied Sciences (EUAS) is a leading private university for company founders and freelancers. EUAS is ideally suited for entrepreneurs between ages 18-38 who are passionate about data, design, business and technology.
EUAS works closely with startups and tech companies as partners in course development and internship placement to bring only the cutting-edge industry experience to its students.Our immersive 3-year program in Startup Entrepreneurship offers essential startup skills, exposure to industry experts, a network of like-minded entrepreneurs, and mentorship from experienced founders and investors.
The departments of the Estonian Academy of Arts act as cooperation partners for businesses in implementation of various development projects.
We help businesses meet the challenges related to product development, increase the competitiveness and value of products and services, we carry out research and provide consultation regarding procedures and industrial development.
TalTech Innovation and Business Centre Mektory is a networking environment where businesses, students, professors, schoolchildren and investors from all over the world meet to generate new ideas and innovation together as one team.
The aim of TalTech Mektory is to bring together scientists, students and entrepreneurs, to solve practical product development problems and generate new intelligent ideas and to maximize theoretical studies at the university through practice, to prepare better-trained engineers with experience in cooperating with companies.
The University of Tartu IdeaLab is the place where students can turn their ideas into reality by participating in inspirational events, workshops, meet-ups with entrepreneurs and pitching competitions.
IdeaLab has also prototyping centre which offers a novel study and work environment for students and scientists, where modelling and simulations for new solutions can be performed.
The aim of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is to ensure the development of the University of Tartu as an entrepreneurial university, to consolidate the university's leadership role in the development of Estonia, and to represent the university as an internationally visible and innovative partner in the European and global research and development space. The University of Tartu wishes to be a partner to entrepreneurs for the development of society and the economy. Co-operation with our researchers gives the company a competitive advantage and access to world-class development services.
The focus fields of the Tallinn University include educational innovation, digital and media culture, cultural competences, healthy and sustainable lifestyle, society and open governance.
The services and activities of the Open Academy are targeted at organisations (enterprises, public sector, third sector) and continuing education learners.
Skeemipesa is a partner of Tallinn Technical University and has experienced and competent multi-functional development team, who is able to bring your ideas quickly into reality in cost-effective way.
We are providing solutions for industrial automation and quality control projects by using machine learning and computer vision. We create hardware and software for full-scale Internet of Things (IoT) systems by using most contemporary technologies (NBIoT, Sigfox, LTE-M, etc). We develop mobile apps for Android and iOS by using both native as well as cross-platform.
Protolab offers full service product development - from idea to product, e.g engineering service, prototyping and small series production.
We have competence of solving problems in every step of the product development cycle, from idea to setting up full scale manufacturing.
ADAPTER is a network of Estonian universities, research and development organizations, providing a quick and reliable link for companies and organizations to the research and development community.
We create software that works.
Producement offers customer-centric product engineering.
We are a team of Software Engineers who talk to customers in order to build the best product. We do this by constant user testing sessions, rapid prototyping and ruthless prioritisation of tasks.
Estonian Research Council
funding for applied
research or product development
The funding supports companies in commissioning necessary applied
research or product development projects from public R&D institutions. The
company must be registered in Estonia. The project must be conducted either in
field of ICT, health technologies or resource efficient management.
· Funding per project:
20 000 – 2 000 000 euros
· Open call for
applications: until 30.09.2020