About Us

TUT Centre for Digital Forensics and Cyber Security works towards enhancement the competence and ability of Estonian computer security field through education, research and development. We strive towards becoming the best cyber security masters and doctoral studies institution in the Baltics and Nordic countries. The centre is a part of TUT Department of Computer Science.


The centre focuses on the development of field of cyber security. The goals which stem from this can be elaborated as follows:

  • Raising the competence and ability of Estonian digital forensics and cyber security through education, research and development;
  • Focusing the relevant actions of TUT according to Estonian national cyber security strategy;
  • The creation and dissemination of sufficiently certified infrastructure for services;
  • The mapping of marketing channels for joint marketing efforts in the cyber security field to further international sales of courses and research results;
  • Education of the employees of our partners in the cyber security matters;
  • Informing the target groups and public about the resources of the Centre and supporting activities for this;
  • Cooperation and preparation for technological interchange with other relevant fields of research;
  • Participation in digital forensics and cyber security projects.


The partners of the centre are:ttu_dataprint

  • Tallinn University of Technology
  • Police and Border Guard Board
  • Estonian Forensic Science Institute
  • Information System Authority
  • The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications
  • The Ministry of Interior
  • The Ministry of Defence
  • The Ministry of Justice