The Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre (hereinafter referred to as LMTA, Academy) is a specialised
tertiary higher education institution that delivers art studies in all three cycles, trains professional music,
theatre, film and dance artists and researchers. Art activities and scientific research as well as dissemination
of their results are carried out in the Academy which dates back to 1933.
The Academy’s mission is to ensure sustainable development of art and art research, participate in the
shaping of the national artistic education and cultural policy, foster spiritual harmony and national identity
in society, educate the most artistically gifted young people into creative, proactive, entrepreneurial
members of society who are open to Lithuania and the world.