Location: Lithuania, Klaipeda
Type: Bachelor, full-time
Nominal duration: 4 years (240 ECTS)
Study language: English
Awards: BSc (Bachelor of Nursing, Nurse)
Tuition fee: €1569
Application fee: The Application fee for degree study programmes is for citizens of the EU member states or countries of the European Economic Area (Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Belarus, Armenia, and Azerbaijan), as well as those who have a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Lithuania: €55. For other students: €150. (Application fee is non refundable).
Application deadline: June 30
Online application: https://apply.ku.lt/
Studies commence September 3
While studying Nursing for the first and second year the students will need to study Lithuanian language intensely.
After graduating two years the students will be doing practices in Lithuanian hospitals and from third studies year the subjects might be teached in Lithuanian language.
Bachelor in Nursing
The study programme aims to train specialists in nursing in compliance with international standards: they will be able to perform functions requiring the knowledge of the nursing science and practice and theoretical preparation as well as to carry out research on personal, family, and community health. Our mission is to train highly qualified nursing specialists (practitioners and scientists) able to organize a nursing process, to cope with problems arising in patient care, and to carry out scientific research.
The structure of the curriculum
The principal courses: Interventional Nursing, Methodology for Health Research, Community Nursing, Midwifery and Gynecological Patient Nursing Care, Child Health Care, Diseases and Patient Nursing, Gerontology and Palliative Care, Mental Health Nursing Care, Surgical Patient Nursing Care, Emergency Medical Aid and Intensive Care, Therapeutic Diseases and Nursing Care, etc.
Programme graduates can work as general nurses, either independently or in health care teams, in all-levels health care institutions: hospitals (general, nursing and palliative care, specialized, rehabilitation), medical rehabilitation institutions, outpatient clinics, medical centers, ambulance departments/stations, blood donation departments/centers, infant homes, and public health centers.