Colleges & Universities

June 2021

Vilnius University

Vilnius University Vilnius University – the oldest and largest Lithuanian higher education institution. Since its establishment in the 16th century, Vilnius University, as integral part of European science and culture has embodied the concept¬ of a classical university and the unity of studies and research. Vilnius University is an active participant in international scientific and academic activities...

Vilnius Tech University

Vilnius Tech University Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VILNIUS TECH) is a leading higher education institution situated in Vilnius the capital of Lithuania. Established in 1956 VILNIUS TECH is one of the biggest research universities in country with a focus on technologies and engineering and strong emphasis on university-business cooperation. Facts and figures: Over 9 400...

Mykolas Romeris University

Mykolas Romeris University Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) is named after the patriarch of Lithuania ‘s Constitutional Law Professor Mykolas Romeris (1880-1945). MRU – the largest social sciences specialized university in Lithuania, whose most prominent studies and research areas are: law, public security and public administration. The University has capable and significant core educational science, economics, humanities, communication,...

ISM University of Management and Economic

ISM University of Management and Economic Since starting its activities in 1999, ISM University of Management and Economics had one aim from the very beginning – to offer innovative, qualitative studies and training of management and economics for creative, ambitious young persons and already experienced business managers. Customer Recognition (students, businesses and alumni), International Recognition...

Kazimieras Simonavicius university

Kazimieras Simonavicius university Kazimieras Simonavičius University (KSU), founded in 2003, is an accredited private higher education institution functioning in Vilnius and Klaipeda. The studies cover major areas of Social Sciences – Business and Management, Public Administration, Law, Communication, Political Sciences. Kazimieras Simonavičius was an erudite, a person with an extraordinary education, already in those times mentioned over 200 different sources...

Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre

Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre The Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre (LMTA) is an internationally recognised higher education institution which trains artists for a professional career in music, theatre, dance and film and offers related theoretical studies. Founded in 1933, the Academy currently hosts about 1,000 students in three study cycles –...

International School of Law and Business

International School of Law and Business The International School of Law and Business (ISLB) is a modern and growing accredited University of Applied Sciences providing professional Bachelor degrees (180 ECTS) that open up opportunities to pursue Master degrees in Lithuania and abroad. ISLB is one of the biggest private establishments of higher education in Lithuania. ISLB...

PhD & Fellowship

PhD & Fellowship

After obtaining a Master’s degree, students can choose to pursue research projects leading to a Doctorate degree (PhD). PhD’s are only awarded by Universities. The Bologna System also uses the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) to measure higher education credits.

Bachelor & Master


3 years (180 ECTS credits) towards a professional bachelor or an academic bachelor. Offers students core teaching in the chosen discipline, as well as a broad general education. The academic bachelor gives access to master’s studies.


1 or 2 years (60 or 120 ECTS credits). Provides specialized content whilst allowing for further development of the scientific research process.



Lithuania had public colleges and private colleges.