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Kristel Jakobson

Kristel Jakobson is a member of the Executive Committee of the European Students’ Union for the first part of the 2021 mandate. 

Kristel comes from Estonia. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Governmental Sciences from the University of Tartu, where she was also on the board of the Student Council (TÜÜE). She has been active in several student movements in Estonia, most recently in the Federation of Estonian Students’ Union, where she worked as the vice-chairperson and a project manager.

Within ESU, Kristel works in the following areas:

  • Micro Credentials
  • Europass
  • Quality Assurance
  • European Universities Alliances, EUniQ
  • Mental Health
  • Democracy and citizenship


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