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:
to apply future foresight methodologies while formulating public administration policies and economic activities.
to execute strategic planning and programme management.
to prepare and implement public management strategies.
to solve complex tasks in the online social, economic and cultural multistage management environments.
to carry out strategic planning of technological advances associated with modern information and communication in different areas of public activity and on different levels.
to implement sustainable development principles in public management.
- to make innovative decisions while creating efficient and competitive management strategies.
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.
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) annexe – 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:
the application form (available on the website www.ksu.lt)
qualification documents (certificate, diploma) and their annexes (documents must be legalized or approved by Apostille)
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)
a copy of a person’s ID document, approved by a public notary or respective authorities
a document certifying the required level of English – TOEFL or IELTS certificate or other documents
a motivational letter
a curriculum vitae
- 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
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