April 20, 2023

Vytautas Magnus University offers tuition fee waivers for Ukrainian citizens

Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) invites Ukrainian citizens to choose bachelor‘s and master‘s degree study programmes with a possibility to receive up to 100 % tuition fee waiver for the entire study period and arrive to study in Kaunas.

In 2020, VMU established a support fund dedicated to students who suffered from repression by the Belarusian government. Now, this fund also support students who suffered from Russia‘s war in Ukraine. Since the beginningof the war, VMU accepted over 250 students from Ukraine.

Ukrainian citizens, residing in Ukraine and other countries, are offered:

  • Bachelor’s and Master’s degree study programmes (in English). List of study programmes can be accessed here
  • Bachelor’s degree study programme Accounting and Finance (1st year is taught in Russian, from the 2nd year the language of instruction is English)
  • VMU tuition fee waiver up to 100 % for the entire study period depending on the study results
  • Lithuanian state scholarships for full-time Master’s degree: monthly scholarship and a grant covering the study cost (60 grants for Ukrainian citizens);
  • Possibility to be accommodated at VMU dormitory free of charge depending on dormitory availability and number of admitted students

Applications for autumn intake, academic year 2023-2024 are opened!

Application deadline: July 1st, 2023

Required application documents here

Application is completely online (Ukrainian applicants are exempt from the application fee 100 Eur)

VMU scholarship application here (You  may apply for the scholarship only after you are admitted to university and hold Letter of Acceptance / Letter of Conditional Acceptance)     

Start of studies: September 1st, 2023

Should you have any questions, please contact International Cooperation Department, International study unit by email studies@vdu.lt

Citizens of Ukraine who live in Lithuania, have obtained/will obtain secondary education in Lithuanian and wish to study in a bachelor’s degree programme in Lithuanian:

  • Can apply to more than 60 Bachelor’s degree study programmes. List of programmes can be accessed here 
  • Admissions are carried out through the Lamabpo.lt system from June 1st until  August 28th  (the main admission round ends on July 28th). 
  • The minimum admission requirements can be found here: https://lamabpo.lt/en/bachelor-s-studies/applying-to-university-college/ 
  • The following contacts are available for consultation: 
    Vytautas Magnus University: vdu@vdu.lt or +370 37 323 206 
    LAMA BPO: +370 37 280400 or aukstasis@lamabpo.lt