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April 16, 2024

Economics and Data Analytics

Students of the programme learn to understand and analyse economic processes at all levels – from user behavior to global economic trends.

 

Get to know the study programme

Students of the programme learn to understand and analyse economic processes at all levels – from user behavior to global economic trends.

Prof. dr. Tadas Šarapovas. Head of Economics and Data Analytics programme

“Lecturers at ISM University share a common goal – to create value for students. Sincere collaboration and lecturers support create a special environment that encourages improvement. ISM University is also represented by exceptional students, who have their own attitude towards the world, who you not only teach but can also learn from.”

What can I be?

  • Economist
  • Risk Assessor
  • Data Analyst
  • IT Project Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Business Project Manager

Programme benefits

Integrative programme
  • You will combine economic knowledge with the latest information technology information.
Harvard methodology
  • A programming course developed according to the Harvard methodology.
Artificial Intelligence
  • Knowledge of machine learning and artificial intelligence.
International accreditation
  • The programme is recognized with international FIBAA accreditation.
April 16, 2024

Innovation and Technology Management

Reinvent yourself as a team manager with this unique programme! You will obtain a managerial skillset necessary to distinguish yourself from others and make positive changes in the world by driving innovation and sustainable business initiatives.

 

Programme benefits

Study tour in Japan
  • The program offers a unique opportunity to visit Nagoya University of Commerce and Business and companies such as Mitsubishi Aircraft or Toyota
For those seeking a career change
  • Thanks to the program, you will rediscover yourself as an innovative project, product, process or team manager
The program was developed in collaboration with experts from renowned universities
  • The program has been developed in collaboration with experts from prestigious universities in the USA, Belgium, Japan and Denmark
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  • You will learn to master artificial intelligence and create innovative products

Prof. Dr. Vida Škudienė. Innovation and Technology Management programme director

“By collaborating with leading innovative companies and world-known universities we offer today’s graduates a future-oriented education. Students of this programme can choose an elective course, during which they travel to Nagoya University of Commerce & Business (NUCB) and visit major international companies such as Mitsubishi Aircraft, Brother, Toyota, etc.”

In what areas will I gain expertise after completing this program?

  • You will gain the skills needed to manage projects and processes
  • You will be able to develop and implement sustainability strategies
  • You will strengthen your team leadership skills
  • You will gain the knowledge needed to implement innovative technological solutions in organizations
April 16, 2024

Business Management and Marketing

You will get a strong foundation in management, develop analytical skills and solve real problems faced by companies. You will delve into marketing, human resources, finance and processes.

 

Get to know the study programme

You will get a strong foundation in management, develop analytical skills and solve real problems faced by companies. You will delve into marketing, human resources, finance and processes.

Dr. Dominyka Venciūtė. Director of Business Management and Marketing Programme

“Choosing Business Management and Marketing programme will offer students different types of career opportunities after they graduate. You may choose a career in brand management, consumer research or advertising. Also, given that marketing is one of the core functions of every organisation, marketing professionals will be in demand.”

What can I be?

  • Head of Marketing
  • Sales Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Social networking specialist
  • Project manager
  • Content Creator
  • Start your own business
  • Head of advertising creation

Programme benefits

Focus on Marketing
  • In this program, the main focus will be on marketing, so you will have all the opportunities to become an expert in this field.
Real problems of business enterprises
  • Harvard Business Review business cases are examined during the lecture.
Exceptional professors
  • Lectures are taught by strong academics and business practitioners.
Tangible benefits in reality
  • Consultations with the programme director Dominyka Venciūtė
December 14, 2023

Art Management

This study programme aims to train highly qualified specialists in art management capable of devising management strategies of art organisations, identifying and creatively solving management and marketing problems of art organisations, projects and initiatives, and carrying out collaborative art and business projects. The relevance of knowledge and abilities acquired in this programme is testified by its popularity among individuals working in the sphere of art and culture. They chose the programme because they felt the need to renew their professional knowledge and become acquainted with the latest research and progressive practices in the field of art management.

Why choose this programme?

  •  It is the only one of its kind in Lithuania that is based on the concept of art as a socio-economic phenomenon.
  • The study programme combines the principles of art management and marketing into a holistic unit and enhances the exceptional competencies of the students.
  • The programme’s scope includes professional practice; therefore, the modules are jointly taught by researchers / University lecturers and art professionals. Students can develop a Master’s thesis that covers a project they implemented themselves.

What comes after?

Graduates of the Art Management programme can:

  • occupy leading positions of different levels in private and public organisations engaged in creating, producing, disseminating and protecting art where a good understanding of the art sector and management competencies is required.
  • develop their own businesses as art project managers, organisers of events, art marketing specialists and consultants, artists’ agents, and art and business organisation liaisons.
December 12, 2022

Accounting and Finance / Учет и Финансы (in Russian/English)

The aim of the programme is to prepare highly qualified specialist in accounting and finance, holding knowledge in the sciences of accounting and finance, knowing the principles and methods of accounting organization and handling, financial analysis and management models, capable of independent formation and critical assessment of the financial and tax accounting policy, deal with financial management problems, plan, organize, control and assess the finances of business, public and non-profit organizations and substantiate the financial management decisions under the constantly changing conditions.

Why to choose this programme?

  • Accounting is a business language, that helps to understand the meaning of numbers and the significant processes that takes place in any company.
  • Programme prepares highly qualified, innovative financiers that operates creative, digitized accounting, sustainable (green) financial management, tax optimization, organizational value creation, risk management and assessment of future opportunities.
  • You will be prepared for managing both – accounting and finances.
  • You will be able to help the managers of the biggest companies to make the right decisions how successfully manage the business.
  • Every business needs its professional accountant – you will have wide job opportunities and a possibility to choose whether you want to lead a company or manage your own business.

Language of instruction: First study year is taught in Russian, from the second-year language of instruction is English.

About the Programme

The study program allows to develop the general erudition and special abilities, as well as to provide the fundamental and applied knowledge which necessary for accounting, financial management and for further studies at a higher level. Small and medium business organizations dominate in majority of the countries, this require a universal specialist, who is a good judge of the principles and methods of accounting organization, management, financial analysis and management; is able independently to formulate and critically evaluate financial and tax accounting policies; to solve the problems of accounting and financial management; is able to plan, organize, control and evaluate the finances of business and public organizations and justify the financial management decisions on an ever-changing environment. Completing of this study program provided bachelor’s degree of Business Management.

Internship

Internship is a part of the programme curriculum. You will be able to do it at business companies, public sector establishments and other organizations. During the internship you will learn formation of the accounting policy and organization of the accounting and finance at the entity, enhance your theoretical knowledge in accounting and finance, and develop practical skills in accounting and financial management. You will learn with the organizational structure, its recent years’ activity, performance, and prospects, procedures at the company and accounting procedures as well as financial and tax reporting. Training Internship on accounting information technologies is focused on further development of practical skills acquired as you work with accounting information systems.

Competencies acquired

Following completion of the study programme You will be able to:

  • handle financial, tax and management accounting at organizations, form the accounting policy ensuring effectiveness of the accounting system and validity of the accounting information.
  • control the assets and equity, transactions, and performance results of the organizations.
  • identify the accounting and financial management problems and the available solutions.
  • organize and conduct audit and document its results.
  • apply mathematical and statistical methods and modern information technologies necessary for the analysis and assessment of economic and social phenomena and processes.
  • to work as chief accountant, accountant, financial analyst, financial manager, internal auditor in national and international business enterprises, public sector organizations, audit firms, institutions of tax, insurance, controlling, consulting, finance.
  • Independently as self-employed to provide accounting, tax and consulting services.
  • To continue your studies in master degree of accounting, finance, economics, management and business administration, and other social sciences.

Student testimonials

Choosing to study at Vytautas Magnus University Agriculture Academy, firstly I liked the website and campus of VMU Agriculture Academy, secondly, I found the right, really good faculty and study programme for myself, thirdly, the best point is that Lithuania is in the middle of Europe, so I can easily travel to other countries and see the world. While studying at VMU Agriculture Academy I have met a lot of international students, which enriched me as a person. It’s an invaluable experience. 
Daniya Mazhikova, Accounting and Finance student. Kazakhstan

While studying the subjects of the Accounting and Finance study program, I learned the most important things – how to manage the accounting of companies and farms and how to manage business finances. In the future, this knowledge will help you to enter the market as a competitive professional and apply it in the daily activities.
Tomas Diliūnas, Accounting and Finance graduate. Lithuania

Accounting and Finance studies was the first purposeful step in my future professional activities. Obtaining a broad-based diploma will give you the opportunity to expand your job search, not just stay in accounting. I value my studies at Vytautas Magnus University not only because of the acquired knowledge, the flexibility of the faculty, but also because of my expanded worldview, the development of social contacts and the possibility of additional activities. This ensured my complete improvement. I was able to put a lot of management knowledge into practice, because I was actively involved in student activities, for which I am very grateful to everyone who contributed. It was undoubtedly one of the most colourful years that will be remembered all the time due to the wonderful VMU Agriculture Academy community.
Jūratė Lideikytė, Accounting and Finance graduate. Lithuania

December 6, 2022

Logistics and Commerce

The aim of Logistics and Commerce programme is to prepare the specialists in logistics and commerce holding extensive expertise and able to apply the theoretical knowledge in business and management to the decision-making related to management and business organization at the entities operating in logistics and commerce and able to develop of the competitive and socially responsible business in the domestic and international markets.

Professional who can create, qualitatively implement, and manage logistics activities sustainable to environment, the ones who knows well the latest commercial trends and methodology and are able to use IT programmes in the field of logistics are on high demand nowadays. If there is a trade, logistics is needed and if you know logistics and commerce, it is perfect background for shaping your future.

Why Logistics and Commerce programme?

  • Logistics and commerce create the comfort of today’s society.
  • Transport systems connect the whole World – logistics specialists. are needed everywhere, where are transport operations (transportation of goods).
  • With the strong knowledge and wide approach, you will become a highly demanded specialist with job opportunities in the biggest logistics and commerce companies.
  • You will be able to work in domestic or international companies.
  • You will get the knowledge of economics, management, and entrepreneurship, so you’ll become a professional in the biggest companies, create your own successful business or continue your studies on the MSc level.

The outcomes of the study programme

Upon the completion of the study programme, You will be able to:

  • Explain the essence of entrepreneurship, learn, and compare the specifics of logistics and commercial activities related to business organizations and the possible effect on the environment, business decisions, and the general public.
  • Explain the economic, social, technological business resources and processes, issues, and the importance of their decisions in planning, forecasting, and assessing the management of the logistics and commerce organizations, process and results of business organization, and is able to use the basic theoretical arguments or theories for substantiation of the managerial decisions in logistics and commercial operations
  • Develop competitive and socially responsible business in the domestic and international markets.
  • Identify the key business categories and phenomena defined by them, key business and management principles, methods, and strategies, and the diversity of business organization forms as well as the factors affecting the choice thereof, the financial and other resource accounting and management methods as well as the applicability.
  • To collect and analyze the data necessary for addressing important issues in logistics and commerce by using the achievements and methods of the fundamental and applied research as well as organize and conduct applied research in consumer and competitor behavior, employee motivation, responsibly prepare the information necessary for managerial decision-making in logistics and commerce.
  • Establish logistics and commerce companies, plan, organize, coordinate, and evaluate their operations, choose integrated technological, organizational, and methodological measures for the management of the business environment, and able to develop the competitive and socially responsible business in the domestic and international markets.
  • Manage business information flows, social, technological processes, and the interaction in the operations of logistics and commerce organizations, analyze and substantiate the decisions in the areas of human, financial, material resource planning, organization, coordination, control, information management, and evaluation of the economic condition and performance.

Student testimonials

Lithuania does great work in international transportation and is one of the main transit countries in the European Union. So, I believed that I would gain experience of great value and learn from the leaders of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Currently, I am conducting research about the behavior of Lithuanian youth towards Sustainable Consumption, and I find the study of the most relevant issue of the globe in relation to Lithuania interesting. 
Perizat Yermakhan, Logistics and Commerce student. Kazakhstan

Logistics and commerce studies are already giving results and have helped to develop competencies that allow a new perspective on emerging marketing or business issues. 
Matas Laurynas Kazlauskas, Logistics and Commerce student. Lithuania

While studying, I gained not only the knowledge required for my chosen profession, but also life experience in a variety of situations. I was impressed by the great atmosphere at the University, the pleasant and helpful staff, the wide selection of social activities and, of course, the infrastructure itself and the campus. I am very grateful to the teachers, who try to interest the students and pass on their knowledge, experience, who help to achieve their goals and motivate in case of difficulties. 
Silvija Šėgždaitė, Logistics and Commerce graduate. Lithuania 

Career opportunities

Logistics and Commerce programme graduates are able to work in logistics, supply management, transportation, warehousing, and transshipment service companies as the coordinators of logistics, intermediaries, representatives, administrators at the logistics, supply management, transportation, warehousing, and transshipment companies of Lithuania, 3PL (third-party logistics model), 4PL (fourth-party logistics model) organizations, agricultural supply, and logistics companies, and organizations coordinating these activities, companies operating in the procurement of agricultural raw materials, processing and trade thereof, agricultural and logistic facilities, retail sector, and shipment networks, as well as develop own business in logistics and commerce.
Upon successful completion, the graduates could continue the second-cycle studies in the fields of Social Sciences.

Social Partners

December 6, 2022

Business Logistics

Business Logistics programme is the one you are looking for if you want:

  • to make innovative decisions in the intensively changing logistics business environment
  • be the one, who helps to provide the world’s population with a wide selection of goods
  • create and manage the logistics systems
  • develop the tools for the flow of material resources in the logistics chains
  • get skills in analyzing and critically evaluating business logistic ideas, formulate business management arguments and assumptions, apply them to logistic management
  • to have the wide career opportunities to choose if you want to continue your career as a part of the big logistics and not only corporation, create your own logistics (and again not only) business or try yourself in science

The aim of the study program is to prepare the specialists in business logistics who can creatively apply the findings of fundamental and applied research results. To prepare specialists who can make innovative decisions related to improvement and development of the bioeconomy sector and business logistics as well as the implementation under the conditions of intensively changing business environment.

The outcomes of the study programme

Upon the completion of the study programme, you will be able to:

  • Explain the social science theories, describe the logistics technologies, principles of modeling and designing of the logistics systems on the basis of the fundamental and applied research, and apply them to the bioeconomy industry companies and logistics enterprises under the conditions of uncertainty.
  • Analyze and critically assess the ideas for the improvement of business logistics management, formulate the arguments and assumptions for implementation of the ideas, prepare and apply innovations in business logistics, and management of the business logistics technologies necessary for the improvement of the economic, social, and environmental performance.
  • Model and design the logistics systems and prepare the measures for the movement of material assets and biological substances within the logistics chain necessary for the coordination and improvement of logistics at the bioeconomy companies and of the operations of other auxiliary sectors.
  • Deal with complex non-routine business management problems, make and implement innovative strategic business management decisions under the changing conditions in the bioeconomy sector and logistics companies.
  • Use the research knowledge and research experience as well as the skills of systematic and strategic thinking for an independent professional activity or research work in the area of logistics.
  • Make innovative decisions in business logistics taking into account their ethical aspects and the possible effect on the society and environment.

Student testimonials

Lithuania is a transport country with many different shipments to other countries, so here logistics is one of the main business areas. VMU Agriculture Academy guarantees professional education in this field. There will always be jobs for young professionals in this field.
Simas Vasiljevas, Business Logistics student. Lithuania

I have been working in the field of logistics for a long time. I have a lot of practice, but there is a lack of theoretical knowledge and justification. Part-time master studies of Business Logistics are an attractive combination of work and study. I am happy for my decision that it is never too late to learn, as I meet new interesting people and, of course, professional teachers. The quality of studies is high, the teachers are competent, pleasant and understanding. Friendly and respectful relationship between students and teachers prevail. Business Logistics studies are great opportunity for professional development.
Egidija Žaludienė, Business Logistics student. Lithuania

I chose to study master’s degree in Business logistics from a future perspective, as my undergraduate studies were in English and Russian, and I wanted an additional education in another field of study. Also, in pursuit of further career prospects, I have decided that master’s degree will be very rewarding in the future. As Business logistics is a new field for me, the knowledge and experience gained during the studies are very useful. I learned a lot of new things and expanded my knowledge. I evaluate the quality of studies very well.
Roberta Kasarauskaitė, Business Logistics student. Lithuania 

Social partners

Career opportunities

  • Head of logistics departments of company in the bioeconomy sector, head of company providing logistics services and their divisions, logistics manager, consultant, specialist of organization uniting logistics companies and business associations.
  • Owner of logistics services business on the national and international level.
  • Further studies in the fields of Management or Economics.
August 3, 2022

Management

Open application for a highly motivated doctoral candidate in Management.

The doctoral candidate position is available in the Faculty of Transport Engineering,  Department of Logistics and Transport Management. Applicants interested in other economics-related research topics, communication and information, logistics and transport management, are also welcome to apply.

Study Programme Structure

  • Independent research under supervision;
  • Courses for PhD students (approximately 30 ECTS credits);
  • Participation in international conferences and research networks, including an international internship at other, research institutions;
  • Presentation of research results in international scientific conferences and publications of scientific journals (WOS);
  • Teaching or another form of knowledge dissemination, which is related to the PhD topic when possible;
  • The completion of a PhD thesis.

Academic requirements

  • Postgraduate diploma (or higher);
  • The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English;
  • You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.

Scholarships and Funding

  • The state-funding or self-funded studies are available;
  • Lithuanian state scholarships for 1st year of studies 931 Eur/month, and 2nd-4th year of studies 1078 Eur/month);
  • Grants for doctoral studies and research;
  • Grants for international academic mobility.

Annual Tuition Fee

  • full-time studies – 11 589,00  (4-year);
  • part-time studies – 7 726,00  (6-year).

More information: https://vilniustech.lt/doctoralstudies/en

GET IN TOUCH at VILNIUS TECH Doctoral School: phd@vilniustech.lt

August 3, 2022

Economics

Open application for a highly motivated doctoral candidate in Economics.

The doctoral candidate position is available in VILNIUS TECH, Faculty of Business Management, Department of Financial Engineering. Applicants interested in other research topics related to economics are also welcome to apply.

Study Programme Structure

  • Independent research under supervision;
  • Courses for PhD students (approximately 30 ECTS credits);
  • Participation in international conferences and research networks, including an international internship at other, research institutions;
  • Presentation of research results in international scientific conferences and publications of scientific journals (WOS);
  • Teaching or another form of knowledge dissemination, which is related to the PhD topic when possible;
  • The completion of a PhD thesis.

Academic requirements

  • Postgraduate diploma (or higher);
  • The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English;
  • You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.

Scholarships and Funding

  • The state-funding or self-funded studies are available;
  • Lithuanian state scholarships for 1st year of studies 931 Eur/month, and 2nd-4th year of studies 1078 Eur/month);
  • Grants for doctoral studies and research;
  • Grants for international academic mobility.

Annual Tuition Fee

  • full-time studies – 11 589,00  (4-year);
  • part-time studies – 7 726,00  (6-year).

More information: https://vilniustech.lt/doctoralstudies/en

GET IN TOUCH at VILNIUS TECH Doctoral School: phd@vilniustech.lt

April 28, 2022

Digital Business

According to the latest estimates, digital business will account for nearly 25% of the global economy by 2025, bringing the segment’s total value to approximately $23 trillion. The much talked-about digital transformation of the private and public sectors was gaining steam even before the current pandemic, with employers increasingly preferring candidates with knowledge of IT, software and web development, data analysis, and related fields. As the reliance of business on digital technologies keeps growing, programme graduates will have ample opportunity to work in many diverse fields, ranging from marketing and product management to e-preneurship and web development. Learn digital business in one of the top Lithuanian colleges that provides an excellent opportunity to study in Lithuania in English!

What you’ll learn: 

The digital business programme is unique, bearing only a superficial similarity to other business-related study programmes. During your studies at the Vilnius Business College (VBC) you’ll learn about consumer behaviour and decision-making, how to create and manage online businesses, gain knowledge of applied IT, business strategy and innovation, marketing, and much more.

Study courses include extensive training in the following:

  • Google communications suite (Gmail, Docs, Drive, and Calendar)
  • Microsoft Office 365 tools (Word, Excel, Teams, Outlook, and OneDrive)
  • Video conferencing software (Slack or Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Google Chat, LumApps, and others)
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems
  • Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Supply Chain Management software
  • Digital project management tools (Jira, Trello, Monday, Asana, and others)
  • Finance and accounting software (Sage, NepSuite, and others

Aim of the Programme:

We aim to give our students everything they could possibly need in making ideas a reality. Graduates will have extensive knowledge of the economy, process and resource management, digital technology, and socioeconomic problems and opportunities relevant to employers, organisations, and society. The programme is based on interdisciplinary and Project-Based Learning methods that prioritise digital business, business modelling, project development, and learning-by-doing.