Master's Program in Kaunas Lithuania

Top Masters Programs in Kaunas Lithuania 2016/2017

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The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

Earning a Master requires two years of education after earning a Bachelor. This advanced degree may help students to achieve their educational and professional goals, as the rigors of a Master’s program help train students in the skills and knowledge they need to land the career of their dreams.

 

The Republic of Lithuania is the official name of the country. It is found in Northern part of Europe. Lithuania appreciates science and technology in their education system highly. It has the basic aspects of primary, secondary and tertiary levels of education. Lithuania is another leading country in the provision of arts, science, engineering as well as technological courses. Lithuania has faced several challenges in higher education the last years that led to the creation of 20 universities to enhance its accessibility.

Kaunas has been famous for its cultural heritage and academic value. Educational institutions in the city, such as Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, and Aleksandras Stulginskis University have been empowering human capital with quality education since years.

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Master in Technology Management

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

A student is able to ground a strategy of technology development in order to achieve fit of organizational capabilities of technology with strategic objectives of organization and tendencies of a development of technologies. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. A student is able to ground a strategy of technology development in order to achieve fit of organizational capabilities of technology with strategic objectives of organization and tendencies of a development of technologies; to transform physical, technological and biomedical knowledge into business products and design and implement systems of introduction of new products in mature, fast changing and emerging markets; to apply knowledge on technology and processes management while designing, managing and improving value creation chains; to communicate and collaborate effectively with clients, colleagues, investors, scientists; to work in interdisciplinary teams; to create climate of teamwork while taking upon oneself social responsibility; demonstrate abilities of leadership in national and international context. [-]

Master in Marketing Management

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains deep knowledge of marketing management, understands the role of marketing function in business system, is able to analyse and evaluate critically complex marketing situations in local and international markets, to reason the choice of theoretical models relevant for solving marketing management problems, to develop and implement original marketing management ideas based on knowledge integration and scientific reasoning independently, to carry out methodologically sound research [+]

A student gains deep knowledge of marketing management, understands the role of marketing function in business system, is able to analyse and evaluate critically complex marketing situations in local and international markets, to reason the choice of theoretical models relevant for solving marketing management problems, to develop and implement original marketing management ideas based on knowledge integration and scientific reasoning independently, to carry out methodologically sound research, to discover new facts, to apply results obtained creatively and disseminate it responsibly, to make strategic and tactic marketing management decisions that ensure business competitiveness, as well as to plan studies independently, to strive for novelties and assess them critically in the context of lifelong learning. [-]

Master in International Business

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains comprehensive knowledge in management, economics, other social sciences, is able to apply it in non-typical real-life situations, understands international business environments, conceives and employs modern management theories and international practices in decision-making. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. A student gains comprehensive knowledge in management, economics, other social sciences, is able to apply it in non-typical real-life situations, understands international business environments, conceives and employs modern management theories and international practices in decision-making, is able to prepare and implement strategic plans for business development in international markets, develop a modern organization to survive in knowledge-based economy, and has skills to exploit possibilities of information communication technologies, organize and implement continuous learning, or plan and manage personal and employee career development. [-]

Master in Accounting and Auditing

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 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. [-]

International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

The "International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport” is an inter-university master course that combines three European universities: Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (Germany), Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro in Vila Real (Portugal), and the Lithuanian Sports University in Kaunas (Lithuania). [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. PROFILE The "International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport” is an inter-university master course that combines three European universities: Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (Germany), Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro in Vila Real (Portugal), and the Lithuanian Sports University in Kaunas (Lithuania).The study programme is based on an intensive and applied study of scientific methodology of specific areas as well as on multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives of Sports Studies. The program is implemented using the mobility resources of the Erasmus scheme. Students will face opportunity to perform the study programme at three universities. OBJECTIVES The aim of the program is to train experts and entrepreneurs in performance analysis in sport; to offer specialized quality education meeting labour market demands in sports training area; to provide the graduates skills that are obtained from modern sources of knowledge focussed on performance analysis in sports, and is interrelated with necessary knowledge and skills to develop career in international settings both in the field of sports professionals and in recreational activities. Studies for postgraduates at Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, the Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, and Lithuanian Sports University will be based on student-centred activity, where students are responsible for managing their study process at three different countries. LEARNING OUTCOMES The graduate is expected to be able to use expert knowledge in selected areas of sport performance analysis that contribute to performance development; integrate and apply knowledge, awareness and understanding to the enhancement of athletic performance; apply the analytical, critical and synthesis skills required to conduct personal and group research in selected areas of performance analysis in sports and related areas; to conduct an independent research project (dissertation) starting from the identification of the research question to the communication of the findings; take responsibility for their own learning and continued development through the supported progress of personal development and planning (PDP). demonstrate competent research skills, to include those of: consideration of ethics in research, scientific observation, measurement, hypothesis setting and testing, reduction of error, data interpretation, report-writing. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The graduates will accumulate abilities to focus their activity on a performance analysis at sports clubs, research institutes or rehabilitation centres. They will have possibility to supervise and develop athletes’ follow-up plans in sports clubs and research laboratories (technical documents, experimental systems, laboratory education, etc.). The graduates will be able to work as managers in Technical Departments of national and international sports organisations or in other positions directly linked to sport performance research. They will have the opportunity to prolong their carrier in doctoral studies.The graduates will be ready to function in the global market settings at the international business entities that are responsible for sports and recreation technologies and innovations. International studies, interdisciplinary methods as well as team work will greatly contribute not only the graduates’ employability, but also will enhance and foster their readiness to start their own businesses, start-ups in the areas of creation and development of modern sports and recreational technologies. Requirements: TOEFL test - a score of above 550 or IELTS band - 6.0 (B2 level) or above. Prerequisites: Bachelor’ degree in the fields of biomedicine, physical sciences, and social sciences. Lithuanian Sports University offer 3 state-funded places for the International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport program (IMPAS) Holders of foreign qualifications can be accepted to the state-funded study places in Lithuanian higher education institutions or claim for scholarships in accordance with the procedures established by the applicable legislation in cases when: They are citizens of the Republic of Lithuania or other member countries of the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA); They are non-EU and non-EEA nationals granted a right of permanent residence in the Republic of Lithuania or they are stateless persons; They are children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the Diaspora and people of Lithuanian origin (further – the Diaspora and people of Lithuanian origin). CONDITIONS Each applicant has to indicate that he or she needs such a state funded place by informing admission @lsu.lt before the application deadline, May 31st. State funded places are allocated to the applicants who gain the highest program competitive place which is determined by summing up Applicants’ transcript average mark; additional points for IMPAS, see below: Note: State funded place is the financial support that covers annual tuition fee expenses at LSU. [-]

Master of Civil Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

This study program dedicated to prepare Master of Engineering, who has knowledge and abilities to solve the experimental and analytical civil engineering science tasks, is able to apply that knowledge to design of difficult civil and industrial engineering structures, building materials properties, [+]

Study programme is designed for preparation of the masters of Civil Engineering, who have knowledge and skills to solve scientific experimental and analytical tasks of civil engineering, are able to apply the acquired knowledge for designing of complex structures of civil and industrial buildings or constructions, characteristics of building materials that determine durability and reliability of buildings and constructions, solving complex tasks of construction and construction technology. Graduates will be able to individually analyse the tasks of civil engineering, select the suitable methods for their solutions and applying specialized software. Combination of arts, humanities and social sciences Study programme provides its students with theoretical knowledge of history of art, architecturology, urban sociology, protection of immovable cultural heritage, comprehensive integrated architectural renovation and heritage protection. It involves application of interactive teaching methods and education based on case analysis. Highly competent lecturers take part in the teaching process. Wide career opportunities Starting with specialist, engineer, technologist, researcher-scientist, project manager, head of department, technical director, commercial director, high tech business manager, company’s manager, finishing with business owner. Students are provided with possibilities to implement their ideas Joint projects of KTU and industrial companies, outsourced scientific research, visits to schools, companies, research centres, participation in students scientific association, activities in the faculty’s student union, international summer schools, conferences and seminars. Skills & Competencies Building materials – composition, characteristics, production technology Buildings and engineering constructions – structure, constructions, communications Structures of buildings – construction, design, modelling Management – planning, organisation, construction works, control Entrance to Master's studies Bachelor in Civil Engineering. Degree diploma and its suplement (legalised by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, translated into English and notary verified). Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 %. Research activities, articles are not required but gives higher entry score. Motivation letter. Proficiency in English: IELTS≥6.0/TOEFL iBT≥85/CEFR≥C1 Entrance score consists of: 0.7 CGPA 0.2 Research activities, articles, if any 0.1 Motivation (skype interview) [-]

Master of Architecture (Integrated Studies)

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

The graduate of the Master of Architecture degree program shall have to be able to justify comprehensively the personal creative ideas when designing structures or urban integrated facilities as well as to be professionally skilled to carry out scientific research works. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. Graduates of Architecture Master degree study programme can implement their creative ideas in design of buildings or urban complexes and perform high quality research works. They are able to perform research, architectural and urban planning, territorial planning and management work at the companies of architectural design and territorial planning, research organisations, as well as perform individual work of architectural and urban design and territorial planning. Combination of arts, humanities and social sciences Study programme provides its students with theoretical knowledge of history of art, architecturology, urban sociology, protection of immovable cultural heritage, comprehensive integrated architectural renovation and heritage protection. It involves application of interactive teaching methods and education based on case analysis. Highly competent lecturers take part in the teaching process. Studies provide competences of scientific-methodical assessment, which enable preparation of professional projects for buildings and urban complexes Graduates comprehend the principles of sustainable design and are able to apply them preparing the projects of buildings and urban complexes; they can justify their creative ideas based on scientific knowledge. They are able to perform scientific research works independently and use the research results in their professional activities for assessment of quality of buildings and their environment. Majority of students or graduates practice their acquired speciality Students of Master degree Architecture study programme work at various design companies, organisations of architectural planning and scientific research: AB “Miestprojektas”, municipal enterprise “Kauno planas”, KTU Institute of Architecture and Construction, private companies of famous architects. Career opportunities: from architect or urbanist, to chief architect of the municipality; from attested manager at design and/or planning company to scientist in the field of history of art. Innovative design programmes are used in the study process The newly established Office of Artistic and Architectural Skills Development Laboratories provides a possibility to use 3D printer MakerBot Z18 and other latest equipment for layout works. Lithuanian and foreign students of this programme are motivated and have big aspirations Students of this programme are motivated and advanced. It leads to creative environment oriented to academic performance, which contributes to excellent acquisition of required knowledge and skills. Team of lecturers consists of the university’s lecturers as well as well-known professional architects working in Lithuania and abroad. Skills & Competencies Design – building, urban complexes and architectural design economics Architectural renovation of buildings – types and methods of analysis Protection of the heritage – research of cultural values, activities of their use, management and protection Critical analysis of architecture – theories, concepts, social phenomena Entrance Requirements Bachelor in Architecture. Degree diploma and its suplement (legalised by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, translated into English and notary verified). Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 %. Research activities, articles are not required but gives higher entry score. Motivation letter. Proficiency in English: IELTS≥6.0/TOEFL iBT≥85/CEFR≥C1 Entrance score consists of: 0.7 CGPA 0.2 Portfolio 0.1 Motivation (skype interview) [-]

Master in Management of Education

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years August 2017 Lithuania Kaunas + 1 more

Study programme is open to the persons having bachelor or vocational bachelor degree in the all fields of studies [+]

Access Requirements Study programme is open to the persons having bachelor or vocational bachelor degree in the all fields of studies. The modules of compensatory studies are required for the following types of students: Those, who did not study the modules or subjects in the science of education in their bachelor degree studies are required to study the 1st cycle subject the Education science (subject of B group) in parallel with the master degree studies. Those, who did not study the modules or subjects in the psychology in their bachelor degree studies are required to study the 1st cycle subject the Psychology (subject of B group) in parallel with the master degree studies. Those, who did not study the modules or subjects in management in their bachelor degree studies are required to study the 1st cycle subject „Management“ (subject of B group) in parallel with the master degree studies. Programme Objectives and Competencies Acquired Study programme aims to prepare the masters in the education science specialised in the field of the management of education. They shall be able to work in the institutions of formal and informal education, in the human resource development and career planning at the enterprises, as well as to design and organise the curricula at the all levels of the system of education. Competences Acquired: To design training/learning programmes responding to the needs of learners, labour market and changing society and based on the education strategies and policies of Lithuania and the EU. To plan the activities of education providers and curriculum design. To apply training/learning methods, materials and measures corresponding to aimed learning outcomes, the needs of learners, training/learning environment and available resources. To assess attained learning outcomes in the context of training subject/module, programme and organisation. To design strategic development plan of educational organisation and the programme of it‘s implementation based on the theoretic and empiric research and critical evaluation of new ideas, alternative solutions and social consequences. To execute research of human resource career planning and professional development needs of the staff. To design the plan of human resource career development and training of staff. To apply critically the theories of philosophy, education science, management and other social sciences in systemic analysis of educational phenomena. To execute applied research in the management of education according to prepared research design. Career Opportunities Upon graduation of the study programme „Management of Education“ the graduates will be able to work and study in: public educational institutions and private organisations providing education services; education governance institutions; human resource departments of enterprises and business organisations; non-governmental organisations working in the field of education; to continue with the doctoral studies. [-]

Master in Applied Informatics

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

Programme is oriented towards today’s and tomorrow’s application domains, covering data retrieval, robotics, artificial intelligence, neural networks, data visualisation, distributed and [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. Unique Features Programme is oriented towards today’s and tomorrow’s application domains, covering data retrieval, robotics, artificial intelligence, neural networks, data visualisation, distributed and cloud computing. Competencies Acquired - Knowledge and understanding of data mining techniques and their applicability in different domains. - Knowledge and understanding of the design and implementation of intelligent and adaptive systems. - Knowledge of professional development of commercial and social IT products using modern computer platforms, and estimation of their demand, impact and relevance to users, enterprises or organizations. - Ability to perform interdisciplinary R&D in data mining and data analysis field, apply research results in practical applications. - Ability to perform interdisciplinary R&D in natural language processing and information retrieval field, apply research results in practical applications. - Ability to perform interdisciplinary R&D in systems analysis, modelling, identification and control field, apply research results in practical applications. - Ability to apply data mining techniques for the analysis of diverse data (sound, ECG, EEG). - Ability to analyze, formalize and model systems and processes of different complexity. - Ability to apply Natural Language Processing techniques. - Ability to apply parallel programming skills for the development of concurrent distributed and multi-core/-processor systems. - Ability to design multiplatform services and applications, integrating intelligent and adaptive technologies. - Ability to clearly and convincingly present problems and suggested solutions to experts and non-experts, using ground knowledge, reasoning, relevant presentation tools and methods. - Ability to professionally communicate and collaborate in distributed IT projects. - Ability to critically analyse IT projects and their influence to business, culture and society context. Career Opportunities Graduates of Applied Informatics will be able to work as programmers, software architects, analysts, consultants, project managers, department managers in different organizations, state institutions and business units; as researchers, scientific workers, assistants and lectors in science and education institutions. Graduates will be able to establish their own information technology business companies. Graduates of Applied Informatics may continue studies in PhD studies in informatics (Computer Science) or Computer Engineering. [-]

Master in Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism

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

Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism is an international joint-degree study programme offered by Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), Kaunas, Johannes-Gutenberg University (JGU), Mainz, Germany, Stockholm [+]

OINT DEGREE INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism is an international joint-degree study programme offered by Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), Kaunas, Johannes-Gutenberg University (JGU), Mainz, Germany, Stockholm University (SU), Sweden, and the University of Tartu (UT), Estonia. During their four-semester studies, students study in three different universities: the first semester is taught in Kaunas, the second in Mainz; for the third semester students choose between Stockholm and Tartu; and the fourth semester students stay at the university of their MA thesis main supervisor. With its geographical focus on the entire Baltic-Sea region, the programme is unique amongst all sociolinguistic MA programmes in Europe in the width of languages and societies covered by the programme. Competencies Acquired The programme aims to educate specialists who with their solid linguistic training will be able to conduct research on multilingualism and disseminate their results not only within the academia but also amongst the different stakeholder groups, including politicians. Career Opportunities The graduates of the programme can expect to find employment in the following fields: - Academic sphere, e.g., research tasks and/or doctoral studies in sociolinguistics, cross-cultural communication, identity, multilingualism, regionalism, etc.; - Counselling on multilingualism issues at political and cultural institutions, including the EU institutions; - Counselling and teaching on multilingualism issues in educational institutions of all levels; - Counselling business and finance organizations in issues involving multilingualism and regional and economic cooperation; - Various international, national and regional public and private sector institutions and projects concerned with multilingualism, language planning and policy; - Mass media (with additional qualifications), e.g., in fields such as political journalism. Access Requirements Bachelor Degree or equivalent in Humanities or Social Sciences is required. The Bachelor Degree shall contain at least 30 ECTS in the field of linguistics or philology. 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 50 EUR; - Letter of motivation (300 – 500 words); - Curriculum vitae. [-]

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 [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. 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 of Science in Energy and Environment

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

Applicants for Energy and Environment programme should have a Bachelor or equivalent degree in Physics, any Engineering discipline, Chemistry, Geology, Geography, Energy Technologies, Mathematics [+]

Access Requirements Applicants for Energy and Environment programme should have a Bachelor or equivalent degree in Physics, any Engineering discipline, Chemistry, Geology, Geography, Energy Technologies, Mathematics, Computer Science, Informatics, Teacher of Physics and proven capability to fluently speak, read and write in English. Competencies Acquired Graduates will be able: - To analyze the environmental effects of energy sources; - To provide consultations for governmental and non-governmental energy enterprises; - To prepare plans for the development of energy sector including new energy sources; - To apply hydrogen energy sources for energy production; - To apply the latest innovations in the area of new energy sources; - To analyze energy economy taking into account environmental effects; - To assess the laws governing energy transformations in energy sources. Career Opportunities Graduates can work at the: - Companies related to energy generation and distribution; small enterprises involved in development of new alternative energy sources and theirs applications. - Research organizations on the research and development of new energy sources; governmental organizations responsible on the development of the national energy program. - Environmental organizations which involved in the studies of energy affects on the environment. [-]

Master in Marketing and International Commerce

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

Marketing and International Commerce Programme is meant for individuals holding a Bachelor‘s degree [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. Access Requirements Individuals, holding a Bachelor‘s degree in management and business administration fields , as well as those, having an equivalent university degree in the respective fields can enter this programme of studies. Programme Objectives and Competencies Acquired Marketing and International Commerce Programme is meant for individuals holding a Bachelor‘s degree and pursuing a qualification of master of marketing. The present day organizations are experiencing a growing demand in modern, high qualification marketing specialists, able to think strategically and react to the changing domestic and international business environment. Therefore, the goal of the Marketing and International Commerce Programme is to prepare marketing and international commerce specialists of high qualification who, having mastered the most recent marketing theories and methods, are able to analyse tendencies and changes in the market independently, follow and evaluate scientific innovations, as well as apply the knowledge for the development of organization marketing management. Competencies: - Competence to analyse the business environment; - Competence to assess the business environment changes and their influence on the decisions of the organization; - Competence to apply methodological research methods of marketing problems; - Competence to make decisions relating to the marketing problems; - Competence to apply theoretical knowledge for marketing management solutions; - Competence to perform external and internal marketing audit; - Competence to see, evaluate and analyse the processes in business environment; - Competence to prepare marketing strategy; - Competence to select and apply pricing methods, corresponding with the specificity of business organization and considering environment tendencies; - Competence to organize and manage the supply chain; - Competence to evaluate cultural differences of countries‘ economic systems and apply corresponding decisions; - Competence to prepare and implement strategic marketing plans; - Competence to adapt to external changes and manage internal changes; - Competence to describe and manage processes in business structures; - Competence to analyse and evaluate development tendencies with regard to respectful markets and individual potential; - Competence to prognosticate changes in domestic and international markets. Career Opportunities Graduates of Marketing and International Commerce Programme will be able to: - continue studies in management and administration doctoral programmes, as well as in other doctoral programmes of social sciences area; - work as marketing managers and heads of marketing departments in domestic and foreign companies; - work as foreign companies‘ market/product managers; - work in the organizations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Customs Department, as well as in other state and business organizations; - work in international commercial organizations; - offer consultancy service to organizations solving marketing and international commerce problems; - establish private business effectively; - work as hired consultants in business consulting firms or establish personal consulting firm. [-]

Master of Science in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

Graduates will be able: to analyze molecular diversity, structure, composition, to characterize biological systems, their functioning and interaction: genomics, proteomics, metabolomics; to understand principles of immune and other systems, their structures, integration with other vital systems of biological objects; ... [+]

Access Requirements Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Pharmacy is required. Proof of English Language: TOEFL 72 iBT / 408 PBT, IELTS 4.5, level B1; or an official document from an official institution showing applicant had courses in English or studied English language. Applicants with lower English language level can be admitted to the studies. After arrival applicants will be asked to take English language test and take English language classes. Competencies Acquired Graduates will be able: To analyze molecular diversity, structure, composition, to characterize biological systems, their functioning and interaction: genomics, proteomics, metabolomics; To understand principles of immune and other systems, their structures, integration with other vital systems of biological objects; To work with living cells, organisms, populations. To evaluate processes taking place inside of the cell, work with cell cultures under laboratory conditions, to apply obtained results for modeling of biological systems, to evaluate intercellular interconnections, relations between single individuals and populations; To comprehend evolution of biological objects, lows in heredity and variability, features and molecular principles of congenital diseases, and to know how to apply them for investigation of biological diversity, structure of living organisms, functioning and evolution; According to collected data and molecular analysis to evaluate population’s structures, environmental impact on populations, interrelations between populations and individual species; To apply modern investigation methods, to work according principles of good laboratory practice, rules of bioethics, to collect, process, preserve and prepare research material under laboratory and field conditions; To apply acquired knowledge to solve emerging problems, to recognize, analyze biological problems, to plan strategies to solve these problems, to plan and carry out various measurements, process and interpret biological data, to classify and present these data; To solve qualitative and quantitative problems by using acquired mathematical and computational skills and special computer software, DNA gene base; To use creatively bioinformation technologies for analysis, digital description and simulation of biological objects, to use biological databases, to systematize the collected information. Career Opportunities Graduates will be prepared to work in: Companies related to molecular biology, biotechnology, biopharmaceutics and food industry; Research and study organizations dealing with various activities related to molecular biology, biotechnology, bioinformatics, biopharmaceutics, and environment preservation. Graduates are also offered the possibility to continue their studies at PhD Degree level in Biology, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Biochemistry, and other PhD programmes related to biotechnological and biomedical sciences. [-]

Master in Tourism and Sports Management

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2016 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the programme is to provide students with a solid knowledge in management and business administration, to develop an ethically responsible personality with creative and entrepreneurial skills able to evaluate and predict national and international business [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Kaunas Lithuania. LANGUAGE OF STUDIES English (minimum B-level in English) CREDITS 90 ECTS DURATION 1.5 years (Full-time) PREREQUISITES A Bachelor's Degree is required OBJECTIVES The aim of the programme is to provide students with a solid knowledge in management and business administration, to develop an ethically responsible personality with creative and entrepreneurial skills able to evaluate and predict national and international business environment, develop innovative activities in leisure organizations, carry out applied research projects in tourism and sports sectors, and apply research findings in daily organizational activities and strategic decision making. TOPICS - Organizational Management in Sport and Tourism - Neuromarketing - Business Markets and their Assessment - Economics and Finance Management - Research Methods and Statistics - Sport Policy and Management - Tourism Policy and Management - Final Thesis COMPETENCES - Scientific knowledge and management of ideas - Communication: social and academic integration - Leadership and change management - Continuing professional development - Modeling of sports/tourism sector development - Sports/tourism organization development and creative interaction with the environmental protection - Enterprise and entrepreneurship in sports/tourism - Research activities - Expert-project activities CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Master's degree in Tourism and Sports Management qualifies graduates to continue studying at PhD level or to enter the workforce. Graduates will be able to perform managerial, expert and consulting work at state, non-governmental and private organizations and to teach and carry out research at various educational institutions. [-]