Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

The Lithuanian University of Health Sciences is the largest university-type school in Lithuania preparing health specialists. It unites the Veterinary Academy and the Medical Academy. The Lithuanian University of Health Sciences is the largest institution of higher education for biomedical sciences in Lithuania, successfully integrating studies, research, and clinical practice. LSMU consists of two main academies: Medical Academy and Veterinary Academy. Students of medicine, odontology, and nursing gain their practical skills at the LSMU Hospital Kauno Klinikos, which is the largest medical institution in the Baltic States. More than 2,200 physicians and residents’ shoulder to shoulder with 2,400 members of the nursing staff take care of over 90,000 patients at the LSMU Hospital each year.

Study Programs

BACHELOR PROGRAMS

Study program Duration

(years)

Tuition fee per year
INTEGRATED STUDIES
Medicine 6 €12,500 / 1-4 study year

€13,000 / 5-6 study year

Veterinary Medicine 6 €8,000 / 1-4 study year

€10,000 / 5-6 study year

Pharmacy 5 € 5,600
Odontology (Dentistry) 5 €13,500 / 1-4 study year

€14,000 / 5 study year

BACHELOR PROGRAMS
Medical and Veterinary Genetics 3.5 € 4,300
Nursing 4 € 4,300
Occupational Therapy 4 € 4,000
Health Psychology 4 € 4,000
Physiotherapy 4 € 4,500

 

MASTER PROGRAMS

Study program Duration

(years)

Tuition fee per year
Applied Public Health 2 € 5,500
Advanced Nursing Practice 2 € 5,500
Food Science 2 € 5,500
Lifestyle Medicine 1.5 €8,000
Animal Science 2 € 5,500
Management of Public Health 2 € 5,500
Clinical Health Psychology 2 € 5,500
Animal and Human Interaction 1.5 € 5,500

Pre-Med course

Pre-Medical (Pre-Med) course aims to prepare applicants for undergraduate Medicine, Odontology, Veterinary Medicine or Pharmacy programs by offering students general Biology and general Chemistry classes and seminars.

  • Duration – 10 weeks
  • Type – online distance course

Curriculum:

  • Introduction to the course: information about the University, application procedure to LSMU
  • General Biology and general Chemistry classes
  • Examination

Entrance requirements:

  • Legalized high school or college certificate and transcript (officially translated into English)
  • Good knowledge of the English language is obligatory
  • Good grades in Biology and Chemistry would be an advantage

Items to be submitted (in English or with an authorized English translation):

  1. Matriculation / School Leaving Certificate confirmed by the governmental authorities (see below “Legalization of Educational Documents”)
  2. Transcripts of high school/ senior secondary school courses verifying successful completion of General Biology and General Chemistry
  3. Certificate proving the knowledge of English language: TOEFL – minimum 65 points (iBT); IELTS – above 5.5 points; the certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language at minimum B2 level (CEFR) or similar.
  4. Brief CV
  5. Passport or ID copy
  6. Health Certificate based on complete medical examination
  7. One passport-type photograph (3×4 cm)
  8. Application fee (nonrefundable)

Postgraduate Fellowships

Program Duration of Studies Annual Tuition
Fee
SHORT DURATION COURSES
EYESI Surgical Dry Lab cataract surgery training for beginners 16 hours 1,500 € per course
EYESI Surgical Dry Lab cataract surgery training for advanced trainees 16 hours 1,500 € per course
EYESI Surgical simulation-based training of vitreoretinal surgery 16 hours 1,800 € per course
POSTGRADUATE VETERINARY PRACTICE
Fellowship in Cattle diseases (internal diseases and parasitic diseases) 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Small Animal Diseases Diagnostics and Treatment 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery and Orthopedics 1 year 12,000 €
POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL PRACTICE
Fellowship in Allergology and Clinical Immunology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Cardiac Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care 1-3 years 12,000 €
Fellowship in Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery (Cardiothoracic and/or Cardiovascular Surgery) 1-3 years 12,000 €
Fellowship in Cardiology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Clinical Chemistry 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Clinical Genetics 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Clinical Microbiology and Virology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Dermatovenereology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Diabetology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Emergency Medicine 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Endourology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Family Medicine 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Fetal Medicine 1 year 18,000 €
Fellowship in Fundamentals of Obstetrics & Gynecology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Gastroenterology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in General Endocrinology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in General Pediatrics 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in General Psychiatry 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in General Surgery 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Hematology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Laboratory Genetics 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Laboratory Hematology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Maxillofacial Surgery 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Neonatology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Nephrology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Neurosurgery 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Oncourology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Ophthalmology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Oral Surgery 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship In Orthodontics 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Orthopaedics 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Orthopedic Odontology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Otorhinolaryngology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Paediatric Dentistry 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Oncology and Hematology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Respiratory Medicine 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Allergology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pediatric Urology (Pediatric Surgery) 2 years 12,000 €
Fellowship in Pulmonology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Radiation Oncology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Radiology 1 year 12,000 €
Fellowship in Rheumatology 1 year 12,000 €
Postgraduate Course in Endodontics 4 months 1,000 per month

Admission Procedure

International students could be admitted into the English program of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences if they provide the legalized high school or college certificate and transcript (officially translated into English) and meet the Entrance Exam requirements. Good grades in biology, chemistry and physics will give preference. Good knowledge of the English language is obligatory.

Items to be submitted (in English or with an authorized translation into English):

Application for the integrated and bachelor’s degree study programs:

  1. Matriculation / School Leaving Certificate approved by the governmental authorities

Application for master’s degree study programs:

1-A. Bachelor’s Degree Diploma (university’s level) approved by the governmental authorities. Study program shall be related to the one you apply for Master’s Degree.

Application for the integrated and bachelor’s degree study programs:

  1. Transcripts of high school/ senior secondary school courses verifying successful completion of General Biology and General Chemistry. For Health Psychology study program – Mathematics and General Biology;

Application for master’s degree study programs:

2-A. Transcript of Academic Records provided directly from the origin university;

  1. Certificate proving the knowledge of English language: TOEFL – minimum 65 points (iBT); IELTS – above 5.5 points; the certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language at minimum B2 level (CEFR) or similar. If students are not able to present any certificate proving the knowledge of the English language, he/she will have to take an English language test prepared by the University. The English language test will be given on the same day as the test in Biology/Chemistry.
  2. Motivation letter;
  3. Passport or ID copy;
  4. One passport-type photograph (3×4 cm);
  5. Application fee

Accommodation

The first-year students may apply for accommodation in the LSMU hostel. A Housing Contract should be signed.

Hostel of Medical Academy (address: Sukilėlių pr. 53, Kaunas)
Hostel of Veterinary Academy (address: Radvilų dvaro str. 33, Kaunas)

(More Information: https://lsmuni.lt/en/)

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
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