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August 31, 2022

Medicine

A holder of a doctor’s professional qualification possesses adequate knowledge of the sciences on which medicine is based and a good understanding of the:

  • scientific methods
  • sufficient understanding of the structure
  • functions and behaviour of healthy and sick persons
  • relations between the state of health and physical and social surroundings of the human being
  • adequate knowledge of clinical disciplines and practices

Why this programme?

  • The programme incorporates the classical teaching model to develop a firm foundation in basic science before entering the clinical field.
  • A unique opportunity to practice in one of the six largest Lithuanian hospitals and benefit from early interaction with patients.
  • Integrated internship.

What’s after?

  • A graduate can get access to the third cycle (residency) studies.
  • A graduate can be employed in commercial structures dealing with medical equipment or pharmaceutical companies.
August 31, 2022

Dentistry

The programme of Dentistry is aimed at educating dentists, which is a state-regulated profession. Its design is in accordance with the general requirements for the integrated studies set out in the Republic of Lithuania’s valid legal documents and is also fully consistent with the requirements laid down in the European Directive 2005/36/EC. The programme in Dentistry encompasses compulsory subjects of theoretical and practical teaching. Each discipline tries to balance the theoretical and practical approaches to maintain the level of university education.

Why this programme?

  • To ensure the quality of studies, students are primarily taught in small groups (10-15 students per group).
  • Updated study programme with increased time for clinical skills training.
  • Individual workplaces with modern dental equipment.
  • Integrated internship.

What’s after?

  • A graduate will be able to work in all areas of clinical dentistry
  • A graduate can be employed in commercial structures dealing with medical equipment or pharmaceutical companies.
  • A graduate can get access to the third cycle (residency) studies.
April 6, 2021

Международное право и право Европейского союза

О программе

  • Обучение в международной академической среде у практикующих юристов и адвокатов;
  • Уникальный учебный план и практическая ориентированность программы;
  • Практика юридических навыков и судебной речи на международных соревнованиях;
  • Изучение профессиональной юридической терминологии на иностранных языках.

Карьерные возможности

  • Юрисконсульт в частных и государственных организациях;
  • Эксперт в международных организациях;
  • Cпециалист в консалтинговых компаниях;
  • Обучение и исследовательская деятельность в докторантурах университетов Европы и США.

Языки преподавания

Русский и английский

June 3, 2019

International Law and Law of the European Union

About the program

An Integrated Studies Program in International Law and European Union Law prepares professionals to work as legal experts, as well as conduct research and academic activities. The program offers a full cycle of higher education in law: the graduates receive an LLM degree. The program aims to educate creative and active lawyers able to solve organizational and management issues, as well as work as legal advisers and lawmakers at both national and international levels.

  • International academic environment, training by practicing lawyers and attorneys;
  • Unique curriculum and practical orientation of the program;
  • Practice of legal skills and judicial speech at international competitions;
  • Professional legal terminology in foreign languages.

Potential career

  • Legal adviser in private and public organizations;
  • Expert in international organizations;
  • Private legal practice, corporate lawyers;
  • Expert consultants in think tanks and international institutions;
  • PhD fellow at universities in Europe and the USA.

The MA program allows our graduates to be equally competitive in both the EU and CIS markets due to their ability to work in the fields of national, European, and international law.

Languages of instruction

  • Russian and English
October 24, 2018

Architecture

Entrance test for the programme is scheduled on 19th of April at 10 a.m. (GTM +3), 6th of June and on 13th of July.  Students must register for the test on the selected date. 
Degree Master of Arts in Architecture
Length, structure
5 years (10 semesters), internship included in the programme. Graduation is finalized with the defense of Final project
Special requirements
Portfolio
Main subjects Building typology, Spatial composition, Modern architecture, Interior design, Architectural graphics basics, Construction and urban planning
economy, Multistory building technical
project, Computer-aided design basics, Landscape Architecture basics, Conservation of historical heritage and regeneration.

HOW CAN YOU GET INTO THE PROGRAMME?

For Architecture programme, entrance test is required (example). Foreign students can take the test online on a previously agreed time. The test is reviewed by vice dean of the faculty and programme coordinator.
Test duration is 4 hours, it consists of two tasks.
First task is architectural composition. The aim of the task is to prepare presentation of proposed design of the architectural object and its environment. Single A3 sheet of paper should be used for presentation of the project. The project should include the plan, front and side views of the object as well as perspective view of the object rendered in natural environment. Additional views or details are allowed if necessary. The test should be executed in free hand technique using graphite pencil.
Second task is free hand drawing task of proposed construction (two or three elements). A3 size paper sheet and graphite pencil use only.

Entrance test for the programme is scheduled on:

Students must register for the test on the selected date (please click on desired date for registration).

Please note, you have to submit your application and portfolio before the test.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

Some key abilities that Architecture study programme helps students develop include:

  • The ability to link the resent knowledge of architectural history, theory, and other humanitarian, social and technological sciences and arts, addressing topical issues in architecture;
  • The ability to apply knowledge of building structures, engineering systems, material science in the preparation of architectural projects;
  • The ability to define architectural tasks, formulate original hypothesis, carry out studies, interpret the study results and use them to justify architectural design solutions;
  • The ability to create architecture understanding the complexity of the design, combining the aesthetic, functional, social, technical, economic, environmental and legal requirements;
  • The ability to creatively, innovatively and responsibly deal with complex architecture, urbanism, landscape and heritage policy issues and challenges shaping the physical environment in unfamiliar and constantly changing context.
October 11, 2018

Veterinary Medicine

The programme Veterinary Medicine aims at educating highly skilled veterinary surgeons capable of working in the private and state network of veterinary services.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • Be employed in the state food and veterinary service system.
  • Continue your education by entering PhD or residency programmes.
  • Work in private practice.

Structure of programme

YEAR 1 – 2 Anatomy histology and Embryology, Physiology and Functions of Animals as well as the Fundamentals of Animal Husbandry and Animal Welfare, Cell Biology, Zoology, Botany, Microbiology, Genetics as well Biophysics, etc.

YEARS 3 – 4 Propaedeutics, Pharmacology, Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapy, Veterinary Pathology Toxicology Parasitology, Immunology and Epidemiology, Professional Communication, etc.

YEARS 5 – 6 Diagnostic Imaging, Large and Small Animals Veterinary Surgery and Internal Diseases, Veterinary Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Andrology, Forensic Veterinary Medicine, Food Hygiene, Practical Skills, Clinical Practice, etc.

WHY STUDY VETERINARY MEDICINE AT LSMU?

  • Convenient learning facilities: classrooms, laboratories and clinics are located in one campus.
  • Multicultural environment and student community: international students from 87 different countries make up 25 % of the total student population at LSMU.
  • Diploma recognized in EU, USA, Israel and other countries.
  • Small groups, i.e., up to 10 students, in clinical courses.
  • Support system for students’ adaptation: mentoring, tutoring and psychological counselling.
  • Possibility to spend a semester or a year abroad with the Erasmus+ exchange programme.
  • Tuition fees at a good quality-to-cost ratio and reasonable living costs in the country.

Animal Clinics

Large Animal Clinic of Veterinary Academy
Large Animal Clinic services include research and teaching duties, as well as clinic responsibilities. Veterinarians from Veterinary Faculty are ones of the most skilled and experienced clinicians available. Providing services ranging from simple services and soundness evaluations to the most complex surgeries needed, Large Animal Clinic can fulfill all equine and livestock needs. Our team of veterinarians provides emergency assistance for horses (colic cases, traumatic or extra clinical help), for cattle (calving helping, Caesarean sections, left or right displaced abomasum operations, etc.) or small ruminants and swine.
We perform various routine examinations or surgical operations in clinic or on farms with mobile veterinary service. Students and residents have opportunity to be permanent assistants for veterinarians of Large Animal Clinic during a wide range of different services, such as feeding and veterinary consultations, oestrus synchronization protocols on farms (including pregnancy detection by ultrasound), farm management projects, horse rehabilitation procedures and other veterinary services. In addition, veterinarians and farmers are provided with consultations related to animal welfare, nutrition and reproduction. We use the most advanced and innovative technology. Large animal clinic is involved in various research projects, and it organizes practical workshops for veterinarians.

Small Animal Hospital of Dr. L. Kriauceliunas
Small Animal Clinic of Dr. L. Kriaučeliūnas was established in 1996 by the foundation of Dr. L. Kriaučeliūnas who was a student of Lithuanian Veterinary Academy in 1940-1944.
Veterinary medicine students of Veterinary Faculty, residents and PhD students have lectures and improve their practical skills in Small Animal Clinic of Dr. L. Kriaučeliūnas every day. Clinic participates in various international exchange and science programmes. Small Animal Clinic of Dr. L. Kriaučeliūnas organises practical teaching seminars for Veterinary medicine practitioners and students. Our Veterinary Clinic offers compassionate and professional service, providing superior animal health care for pets every hour of every day. Professional veterinary team on duty provides therapeutic, surgical, emergency, diagnostic imaging, laboratory and other services. Also, there are spacious intensive care, inpatient units and Veterinary Pharmacy.

 

 

 

October 11, 2018

Pharmacy

The degree programme Pharmacy aims at training high-quality pharmacy professionals by organising and providing modern university-level studies in pharmacy, conducting relevant scientific research and delivering efficient practical training.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • Carry out pharmaceutical activities and scientific research.
  • Continue your education by entering PhD programmes.
  • Be employed at pharmacies, pharmaceutical wholesale companies, companies of the pharmaceutical industry, agencies of international pharmaceutical companies, laboratories engaged in pharmaceutical research.

Structure of programme

YEARS 1 – 2 Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Anatomy, Physiology and Patophysiology, Internal Diseases, Lithuanian Language

YEARS 3 – 5 Inorganic and Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Botany and Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapy, Pharmaceutical Care and Social Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Biopharmaceutics Practical training at public and hospital pharmacies

WHY STUDY PHARMACY AT LSMU?

  • Practical skills developed in the brand new laboratories of the Faculty of Pharmacy with up-to-date equipment.
  • Diploma recognized in EU, USA, Israel and other countries.
  • Possibility to participate in various research projects.
  • Possibility to spend a semester or a year abroad with the Erasmus+ exchange programme.
  • Multicultural environment and student community: international students from 87 different countries make up 25 % of the total student population at LSMU.
  • Support system for students’ adaptation: mentoring, tutoring and psychological counselling.

 

October 11, 2018

Odontology (Dentistry)

The degree programme Odontology aims at educating dentists capable of diagnosing and treating dental conditions and cooperating with other health care specialists in ensuring individual and public health.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • Practice dentistry.
  • Continue your education by entering PhD or residency programmes.
  • Work in public or private institutions conducting dental research or other dentistry-related areas of health promotion.

Structure of programme

YEARS 1 – 2 Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Biochemistry, Physiology, etc., Lithuanian Language

YEARS 3 – 5 Clinical Cariology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Clinical Endodontics and Clinical Practice, Orthodontics, Clinical Practice of Odontology, Periodontology and Oral Mucosa Disease Clinical Practice, Prosthetic Dentistry and Clinical Practice, Paediatric Dentistry

WHY STUDY ODONTOLOGY (DENTISTRY) AT LSMU?

  • Clinical skills developed in phantom-head laboratories and clinics of the University.
  • Multicultural environment and student community: international students from 87 different countries make up 25 % of the total student population at LSMU.
  • Diploma recognized in EU, USA, Israel and other countries.
  • Small groups, i.e., up to 10 students, in clinical courses.
  • Support system for students’ adaptation: mentoring, tutoring and psychological counselling.
  • Possibility to spend a semester or a year abroad with the Erasmus+ exchange programme.
  • Tuition fees at a good quality-to-cost ratio and reasonable living costs in the country.

August 27, 2018

Medicine

The degree programme Medicine aims at educating medical doctors capable of entering residency programmes or having necessary skills to provide emergency aid and health care services under the supervision of a physician specialist.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • After successful completion of the programme and obtaining the diploma, students can work in various biomedical areas of general practice. Graduates may also consider undertaking further residency studies, leading to a qualification of a specialist physician, or study for a PhD.
  • Apply for a license to practice medicine.
  • Provide health care services under the supervision of a physician specialist.

Structure of programme

YEAR 1 Anatomy, Histology, Genetics, Physics, Chemistry, Lithuanian Language

YEARS 2 – 3 Reproduction and Inheritance, Professional Competence, Basics of Neurosciences, Immune Response and Infection, Respiration and Circulation, Metabolism and Homeostasis, Basics of Preclinical Studies and Locomotion, Lithuanian Language

YEARS 4 – 6 Clinical Modules, Clinical Medical Practice

Teaching method

Problem-based learning (PBL) is a method practiced by the Faculty of Medicine. PBL courses prompt students to analyse and solve problems, research, discuss and present hypothetical theories, solutions or recommendations in groups.

Evaluation of performance

Examinations are taken upon completion of each subject. The studies are completed by summative final theoretical and practical (at the bedside) examinations.

Competences you gain

Graduates in medicine will have the ability to:
· Carry out a consultation with a patient.
· Assess clinical presentations, order investigations, make differential diagnoses, and negotiate a management plan.
· Provide immediate care of medical emergencies.
· Prescribe drugs.
· Apply ethical and legal principles in medical practice.
· Assess psychological and social aspects of a patient’s illness.
· Apply the principles, skills and knowledge of evidence-based medicine.
· Apply scientific principles, methods and knowledge to medical practice and research.
· Promote health, engage with population health issues and work effectively in a health care system.

WHY STUDY MEDICINE AT LSMU?

  • Clinical skills developed in the largest clinical hospital in the Baltic States.
  • Multicultural environment and student community: international students from 87 different countries make up 25 % of the total student population at LSMU.
  • Problem-based learning curriculum, which allows students to solve clinical cases, conduct research, discuss and present hypothetical theories, solutions or recommendations.
  • Diploma recognized in EU, USA, Israel and other countries.
  • Possibility to spend a semester or a year abroad with the Erasmus+ exchange programme.
  • Small groups, i.e., up to 10 students, in clinical courses.
  • Support system for students’ adaptation: mentoring, tutoring and psychological counselling.

 

August 27, 2018

Architecture

The architecture blends science and art, and it is present in all the spaces around us – our home, neighbourhood, cities we live in. The significance of architecture is more than evident.

The main skill of an architect is the ability to create safe, functional, and aesthetically pleasing buildings or dwellings. At KTU, the graduates learn that a building is not only a place where people live and work but is also an important part of our surroundings that makes an impact on how we live.

Our students learn using contemporary technology and knowledge of historical, aesthetic, socio-cultural and ecological contexts. KTU graduates become the architects that can create buildings for any purpose, shape the landscape, analyse and design the spaces for the future.

Learning from internationally renowned scholars and practitioners you will analyse and design projects both from user and architects’ perspectives using structural, social, aesthetical, ecological, and economic research. In your studies, you will learn how to visualise the innovative architectural design and urban planning solutions, to generate creative ideas and implement them.

Our graduates can create individual projects and work closely within a team, to coordinate and lead projects, as well as work according to BIM methodology together with other construction participants.

  • You will be taught by the experts awarded with the highest national prizes
  • Possibilities of joining internationally renowned research groups
  • Talented students can join an advanced study path of KTU GIFTed Community

While studying at KTU Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, together with students of the civil engineering program, you will participate in the Joint Project module, during which you will work in teams, collaborate with professionals and gain practical experience More about the Joint Project in this video. You can view student projects in the digital twin of Kaunas city.

 

Funding opportunities

All international students automatically become candidates to receive the Scholarship for International Students, which is assigned for first-year Bachelor or Master students with strong academic records and motivation.

The residents of European Union countries and the global citizens of Lithuanian origin can apply for state-funded study places. This means that all the applicants, who fall into one of the aforementioned categories, will participate in the general admission’s competition for state-funded study places and get the chance to study free of charge, depending on their admission score.

Campus life

The main KTU Campus is within walking distance from the city centre. In the campus, university sports halls and courts, dormitories, shops and recreational areas are all nearby. KTU boasts the active student community, with 6 art societies and over 20 students’ organisations. Our students can choose from 100 weekly sports classes, and join one of 20 sports teams. All of this is free of charge.

Over 40 thousand students study in Kaunas, and of these, around 10% are international students. Lush parks, lively squares, cosy cafes and buzzing cultural life make Kaunas attractive not only as a travel destination but also as a place to live. In 2022, Kaunas will become a European Capital of Culture.

The tuition fee for the first part of studies (up to 240 credits) – 4795 Eur/year

The tuition fee for the second part of studies (241 – 300 credits) – 6187 Eur/year