Master's in Economics and Administration in Lithuania

Compare Masters Programs in Economics and Administration in Lithuania 2017

Economics and Administration

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Professionals who have studied economics and administration comprehend both the larger economic picture and smaller, individualized trends. It is an interdisciplinary field in which specialists are trained to consider and analyze many components in both the public and private section and make recommendations based on current and potential conditions.

 

Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania is a country in Northern Europe, the largest of the three Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. More than 90% of Lithuanians speak at least one foreign language and half of the population speaks two foreign languages, mostly Russian and English.

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Master of Economics - International Economics

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

Double Diploma Programme. Graduates are awarded Master (MSc) Degree in Economics from Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania [+]

Best Masters in Economics and Administration in Lithuania 2017. Unique Features Double Diploma Programme. Graduates are awarded Master (MSc) Degree in Economics from Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania, and Trento University, Italy. Competencies Acquired After completion of the study Programme the students will be able to: - demonstrate knowledge and understanding of international economics theory and processes; to analyze and critically evaluate economic theory, new findings and the impact of global environment on economic systems; develop and apply original ideas for research. - apply knowledge of international economy, solve problems in an uncertain environment. - apply methods of modern economic analysis, employ techniques of quantitative, statistical and experimental analysis for policy evaluation in international context. - integrate knowledge for solving multifaceted problems on national and international level undertaking socially responsible decisions. - present summarized data, findings, conclusions of the research to professional and non professional audience. - be continuously engaged in the study process. Career Opportunities With this degree on their résumé, graduates will be able to work as professional economists in international companies, agencies, governmental institutions and the private sector. They may also choose to pursue a PhD in Economics. Access Requirements Individuals, holding a Bachelor‘s degree in the field of Economics or Finance, as well as those, having an equivalent university degree in the respective fields can enter this Programme. Please note, that applicants should have at least 30 ECTS credits in the fields of Economics, Finance and Management. Application Procedure Required Documents: - Application form; - Bachelor degree diploma with supplement in the original language and translated into English, and: a) Approved by “Appostille” - for citizens of countries acceding to the 1961 Hague Convention; b) Legalized by the Centre of Quality Assessment in Higher Education (www.skvc.lt) in Lithuania - for other countries citizens; - Proof of English proficiency (TOEFL, IELTC, etc.); - Copy of passport or other document of identification; - 1 recent passport size photos (3 x 4 cm); - Copy of document showing paid application fee of 50 EUR; - Letter of motivation (300 – 500 words); - Curriculum vitae. [-]

Master in Finance

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

Double Diploma Programme. Graduates are awarded Master (MSc) Degree in Finance from Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania, and Master Degree in Management from Louvain Catholic University (Université Catholique de Louvain), Belgium. [+]

Unique Features Double Diploma Programme. Graduates are awarded Master (MSc) Degree in Finance from Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania, and Master Degree in Management from Louvain Catholic University (Université Catholique de Louvain), Belgium. Access Requirements Individuals, holding a Bachelor’s degree in the field of Economics or Finance, as well as those, having an equivalent university degree in the respective fields can enter this Programme. Please note, that applicants should have at least 30 ECTS credits in the fields of Economics, Finance and Management. Competencies Acquired Students who graduate from the Programme will be able to: demonstrate knowledge of classical and modern financial theories, and understand possibilities and limitations of their application in the changing macroeconomic environment; understand and evaluate complex macroeconomic environment and factors, influencing financial decisions in financial and real sectors of economy; analyze global, EU and national economic and business environment, identify its it‘s driving forces and transforming factors; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of financial markets and financial services industry, its operations, regulations, trends and changes under processes of integration and globalization; demonstrate knowledge and skills to apply both classical and innovative financial models, methods and tools; apply integrated knowledge for complex strategic financial decision making, financial and investment policy development based on assessment of alternatives; recognize, collect information on novel finance theories and practices on international and global scale, assess and apply them, based on recent trends in different business contexts; plan and develop independent research and apply quantitative and qualitative research methods to real world financial problems under growing uncertainty; apply competencies and skills in the professional life. Career Opportunities Graduates of the Programme will be able to work as financial specialists in the firms with different business profile, in banks and other financial institutions; financial consultants in audit, business consultancy firms; financial specialists, advisors, experts in government and municipality institutions; lecturers in economics and finance in Lithuanian universities and colleges. Graduates of MSc in Finance and Banking programme may continue studies at PhD studies in Economics or Management. [-]

Master in Financial Markets

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 18 months October 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

This programme is offered by MRU's Business and Media School. Business and Media School (hereinafter BMS) at Faculty of Social Technologies is a new joint school, which offers two diplomas (dual degree) bachelor and master level studies, accredited by Middlesex University in [+]

Best Masters in Economics and Administration in Lithuania 2017. (dual degree programme validated by Middlesex University, UK) This programme is offered by Business and Media School (hereinafter BMS) at Faculty of Social Technologies. The BMS is a new joint school at Faculty of Social Technologies, which offers two diplomas (dual degree) bachelor and master level studies, validated by Middlesex University in London. Programs were developed and are delivered and assessed by Mykolas Romeris University, and are quality assured by Middlesex University. The purpose of this programme is to prepare highly qualified specialists of economics who has deep knowledge of modern financial market theories and methods, who are able to renew and apply this knowledge in various situations, also are able to integrate knowledge of various science fields in independent scientific research, conducted in dynamic country and global economic environment. After successful completion of studies, students will receive two, Mykolas Romeris University (Master in Economics) and Middlesex University (Master of Science), diplomas. Requirements - English – B2 level - Graduates of university bachelor’s studies in any study field [-]

Master in Accounting and Auditing

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains comprehensive knowledge of accounting and audit, is able to recognize conceptual problems of accounting and audit, to deal with problems of consolidation of accounting, control of enterprise performance ensuring true and fair view of financial reporting and reducing asymmetry of information in traditional and network based organizations, to reason methodology, to perform applied researches and to communicate their results. [+]

A student gains comprehensive knowledge of accounting and audit, is able to recognize conceptual problems of accounting and audit, to deal with problems of consolidation of accounting, control of enterprise performance ensuring true and fair view of financial reporting and reducing asymmetry of information in traditional and network based organizations, to reason methodology, to perform applied researches and to communicate their results. [-]

Master in International Business Economics and Management

Vilnius University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

A world-class education offered in international business economics and management, now offering dual degrees in Poland and Italy. [+]

Best Masters in Economics and Administration in Lithuania 2017. The Master in International Business Economics and Management at Vilnius University offers a possibility for the best students who select International Business Economics to obtain a second degree with University of Parma by extending their studies for the fourth semester. New in 2016 - Second degree partnership with Wroclaw Economic University, Poland now available. The programme has a great success, and we are attracting an increasing number of diverse students. The programme proposes two distinct concentrations. One is geared towards International Business Economics, and the other towards International Management. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA Each applicant is required to have a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent and has to demonstrate that he or she has collected no less than 30 ECTS credits in the fields of economics, management and business administration or other social sciences. The selection criterion is based on the weighted average of relevant grades recorded in the transcript of the student’s academic record. Priority will be given to students with more courses and/or higher grades in management and business administration. All applicants have to prove their English proficiency. For those who have no background in business administration or economics we offer Pre-master courses. They are designed for students who feel they need extra background in the basics of economics and business before proceeding to more advanced courses. [-]

Master in Econometrics

Vilnius University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

Students can specialize in the theory - or applications-oriented study mode [+]

Students can specialize in the theory - or applications-oriented study mode. Students can participate in ERASMUS and other international students’ exchange programmes with leading universities in the field of econometrics. Lecturers are actively involved in research at the international level with an extensive experience in applied projects. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA Microeconomics and Macroeconomics (at least 5 credits) Probability Theory and Statistics (at least 5 credits or at least 10 credits of maths subjects) Basics of Econometrics (at least 5 credits). Admission rules The applicants will be admitted to the program according their grades during bachelor degree studies. Also we require for applicants to provide with application the names and contacts (e-mail address, phone) of two persons from their universities who can recommend the applicant for master studies in Econometrics. [-]

Master in Financial and Actuarial Mathematics

Vilnius University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

The team of professors of the programme led by the member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences V. Paulauskas include both [+]

Best Masters in Economics and Administration in Lithuania 2017. The team of professors of the programme led by the member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences V. Paulauskas include both highly qualified scholars and practicioners of insurance (the associated professor G. Bakštys is chielf actuary of ERGO Life Insurance SE). Masters in financial and actuarial mathematics can work as actuaries, financial specialists and consultants, risk managers in insurance companies, banks, investment or pension funds, consult bureaux, etc. SPECIFIC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA The applicant must have either the bachelor's degree in financial and actuarial mathematics, or the bachelor's degree in other disciplines, provided that he/she has sufficient prerequisites. Prerequisite courses Microeconomics and macroeconomics (at least 4 ECTS credits). Probability theory (including random process theory) and mathematical statistics (at least 8 ECTS credits). Other disciplines of mathematics (at least 20 ECTS credits). Basics of financial and actuarial mathematics (at least 10 ECTS credits). Admission rules The applicants will be admitted to the program according their grades during bachelor degree studies. Also we require for applicants to provide with application the names and contacts (e-mail address, phone) of two persons from their universities who can recommend the applicant for master studies in actuarial and financial mathematics. [-]

Master in Finance

Vilnius University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

This programme is among the most popular Master programmes for the study candidates. The programme received positive evaluations [+]

This programme is among the most popular Master programmes for the study candidates. The programme received positive evaluations from the international accreditation expert team. This is the basis that allows opening the opportunities to join the programme for English-speaking students. The programme Finance welcomes students, proficient in English and willing to acquire finance management skills from Lithuania and other countries. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA Each applicant is required to have a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent and has to demonstrate that he or she has collected no less than 30 ECTS credits in the fields of economics, management and business administration or other social sciences. The selection criterion is based on the weighted average of relevant grades recorded in the transcript of the student’s academic record. Priority will be given to students with more courses and/or higher grades in management and business administration. All applicants have to prove their English proficiency. [-]

Master in Economic Analysis and Planning

Vilnius University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

In recent semesters, students from different countries were brought into the same classroom at Vilnius University, adding to cross-cultural [+]

Best Masters in Economics and Administration in Lithuania 2017. In recent semesters, students from different countries were brought into the same classroom at Vilnius University, adding to cross-cultural exchange and sharing of different economic practices. SPECIFIC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA Each applicant is required to have a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent and has to demonstrate that he or she has collected no less than 30 ECTS credits in the fields of economics, management and business administration or other social sciences. The selection criterion is based on the weighted average of relevant grades recorded in the transcript of the student’s academic record. Priority will be given to students with more courses and/or higher grades in economics. All applicants have to prove their English proficiency. [-]

Master‘s Degree in Future Foresight and Strategic Governance

Kazimieras Simonavicius University
Campus Part time 18 months September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

Future Foresight and Strategic Governance is the first educational programme of future studies in Lithuania. The programme combines interdisciplinarity, complementarity and integral universality of the relevant competencies, which create opportunities for better integration in the constantly changing labour market: an insights methodology is taught that can be applied to different areas and on different levels, directing those abilities to the strategic modeling of social, economic, political, cultural and technological processes as well as shaping the future of the knowledge society. [+]

Future Foresight and Strategic Governance is the first educational programme of future studies in Lithuania. The programme combines interdisciplinarity, complementarity and integral universality of the relevant competencies, which create opportunities for better integration in the constantly changing labour market: an insights methodology is taught that can be applied to different areas and on different levels, directing those abilities to the strategic modeling of social, economic, political, cultural and technological processes as well as shaping the future of the knowledge society. The objective of the Future Foresight and Strategic Governance programme is to prepare top-level public administration specialists who are capable of understanding complex management relations integrally in multistage and changing environments on a global scale. Graduates of this programme are able: 1. to apply future foresight methodologies while formulating public administration policies and economic activities. 2. to execute strategic planning and programme management. 3. to prepare and implement public management strategies. 4. to solve complex tasks in the online social, economic and cultural multistage management environments. 5. to carry out strategic planning of technological advances associated with modern information and communication in different areas of public activity and on different levels. 6. to implement sustainable development principles in public management. 7. to make innovative decisions while creating efficient and competitive management strategies. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The graduates of the Master’s Degree Programme of Future Foresight and Strategic Government will be able to work in the areas of political management, public administration, strategic business management, as well as in European integration, to implement civil projects, to carry out intercultural programmes, to develop new areas of economics and innovations, also to work in the areas of foreign policy and international relations, expert and consultancy services, etc. This school offers programmes in English and Lithuanian. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Foreigners who want to apply for the Future Foresight and Strategic Governance part-time study programme must have an Undergraduate diploma. The competitive grade structure and the percentage weighting: • grades of the diploma (certificate) annex – 50 percent • motivational letter – 40 percent • language skills of the study programme to which the applicant applies – 10 percent • additional points (20 percent) may be awarded for work experience or voluntary activity, if it is related to the chosen study programme. Applicants to KSU must submit: 1. the application form (available on the website www.ksu.lt) 2. qualification documents (certificate, diploma) and their annexes (documents must be legalized or approved by Apostille) 3. a document issued by Study Quality Assessment Centre on the recognition of foreign academic qualifications (more on the recognition of these documents can be found on the school website) 4. a copy of a person’s ID document, approved by a public notary or respective authorities 5. a document certifying the required level of English – TOEFL or IELTS certificate or other documents 6. a motivational letter 7. a curriculum vitae 8. 2 passport-size photos All documents must be submitted in English or Lithuanian. DURATION AND PRICE Part-time studies – 1.5 years 2050 EUR per semester for EU students [-]