March 30, 2022

Human Resources Management

The HRM programme is designed for graduates of management, economics, organizational psychology, and other social sciences seeking a career in human resource management or changing their specialization profile. It prepares specialists who are able to assess the needs of the organization’s human resources and competencies of organizations and find appropriate ways to direct the ability of employees to promote the growth of intellectual capital of organizations and increase the added value created by the organization.

Why this programme?

  • The programme meets the needs of modern labour markets, as there is a high demand for HRM professionals who know how to organise activities in a multicultural environment and are able to work in international teams.
  • The professors have accumulated knowledge and competencies that meet the modern challenges of HRM, and the programme attracts lecturers from abroad who allow students to get acquainted with the international practices that exist in the organisations of other countries.
  • An international study atmosphere is created by students who typically come from different countries worldwide.
  • The in-person classes at the university are combined with distance learning.
  • Successful graduates have the opportunity to take part in postgraduate internships at foreign organisations.

What‘s after?

  • Graduates of the study programme work as heads of organisations or departments.
  • They may be HR (human resources) directors, personnel managers or specialists.
  • They may become human resource development (HRD) project managers.
  • Some of our graduates become HR analysts in international and national consulting companies. Vilnius University has created opportunities for students interested in continuing their education to enter the doctoral studies programmes, which are available in the English language. In addition, the best of our graduates might be offered employment at the university.
March 30, 2022

Business Process Management

A vibrant and dynamic business environment requires professionals ready for the contemporary challenges of market globalization. A holistic approach is essential for specialists who need to combine various dimensions and concepts of the research and analysis, methods and models for data-driven evaluation of business processes. At the same time, these experts need a sharp eye for various projects development focused on innovative products and the growth of business value.

A distinctive feature of the study programme is the consideration of the cultural contexts of global business processes. To prepare universal specialist study programme content is directed to gain customers and staff management qualifications in a multicultural business environment. Besides processes operation, these specialists develop competence to follow global tendencies of sustainable development in the context of the environmental impact of the business.

Significant demand for professionals in this area and acquired knowledge opens possibilities to find a job in business companies and public sector organizations worldwide. During your studies, you will get an opportunity to spend a semester in the best universities abroad. After successful graduation, you will get a chance to go for a 6-months international internship in a company.

August 11, 2020

Bachelor’s – Aviation Management Online

In response to global trends and challenges facing the aviation industry, Kazimieras Simonavicius University (KSU) offers an undergraduate (Bachelor’s) distance learning Aviation Management online study programme, which aims to develop highly-qualified professionals in the field of modern aviation management who would understand the challenges and laws of this global and competitive sector and contribute to aviation industry development.
The programme is designed for pilots, stewards and for those who are already working in the aviation sector and travel a lot. Also, the programme is suitable for other persons after school or who are working in other sectors, but who want to create their future in aviation industry.

This study programme is taught in English language.

Study methods:

  • Lectures are conducted on-line on video conference platforms (ZOOM, Teams, etc.). Students have individual meetings with teachers, one-to-one teaching, individual and group work, live lectures, case studies, and etc.
  • Once a semester, face-to-face modules and exam session take place on-campus in Vilnius (Lithuania) lasting for two weeks.
  • The study programme consists of over 35 different aviation and management modules.

Why to study at KSU?

  • The only university offering this study program in Lithuania
  • KSU – the only University in Baltic States accredited as IATA Authorized Training Center – it means that world – known aviation community recognized University and KSU aviation studies as a TOP quality in aviation
  • Integrated additional foreign language Spanish or Russian for your future career
  • Two IATA courses are integrated into the study programme – students can receive an IATA’s recognized certificates
  • Integrated additional foreign language Spanish or Russian for your future career
  • Frequent company visits, field trips to Lithuanian, Latvian airports and international airlines
  • More than 80 percent international faculty, including worldwide leading aviation experts
  • Online studies allow to combine studies and work

Study subjects:

Aviation Industry / IATA Cargo Introductory Course / Aviation Safety and Security / IATA Safety Awareness / Aviation Quality Management and Audit / Ground Services Management / Airport Planning and Management /  Airport Customer Services /  Travel and Tourism/ Crisis Management and Basics of Aircraft Investigation / Aircraft Maintenance Management / International Aviation / Aviation Law / Spanish or Russian Language (elective) / Aviation English (I and II parts) / Economics/ Aviation Policy and Regulations / Leadership and Human Resources Management / Cross – Cultural Management / Management Accounting / Aviation Finances / Aviation Management Information Systems / Business Models in Aviation Industry / Destination Marketing /  Management History and Theory / Organizational Behaviour / Entrepreneurship in Aviation / Bachelor’s Thesis / Internships / Aviation Project / IATA Airlines Revenue Management.

CareerIn airlines, airport, passenger and ground handling companies, aircraft maintenance, tourism companies.