Master Programs in Lithuania

Compare 34 Top Masters Programs in Lithuania 2018

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Lithuania has a long history of education that can be traced back to the Middle Ages. Lithuania has gone through a number of historical changes over the centuries, and today the Lithuanian education is a result of a fruitful mix of different educational traditions. A Master in Lithuania can be a unique opportunity to combine high quality education with culture and history.

There are 16 higher education institutions in Lithuania, and almost all of them are self-governed, which is always an important characteristic for any academic institution because of the freedom it has to decide on the curriculum and special programs and courses. Traditionally, the centers of higher education in Lithuania have been in the larger cities where students can find Master in Lithuania programs that have won appreciation all over Europe. Mainly, Master in Lithuania programs are strong in the subjects of humanistic studies with emphasis on language, literature and philosophy, with a special field of studying the Baltic linguistics. Other than that it is worth mentioning the important advance that has been made in Lithuania in the fields of chemistry, biochemistry and genetics, as well as in studies related to environmental protection and a number of other aspects of natural sciences, offering more high quality Master in Lithuania programs. Therefore, Lithuania can be a perfect place for you to study, if you are broadminded person and your idea of high-quality education is not so much about going to a big country, but going to a country with strong traditions in education and a number of research institutions that are recognized worldwide.

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Master’s Degree in International Communication (MIC)

International University of Languages and Media
Campus Full time 18 months October 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

The Master’s degree in International Communication is an international Master’s degree provided by IULM University in partnership with three prestigious European universities specialised in public relations and communication. The MIC offers the opportunity to study in different universities and to acquire a specialisation targeted at global communication. [+]

The Master’s degree in International Communication is an international Master’s degree provided by IULM University in partnership with three prestigious European universities specialised in public relations and communication. The MIC offers the opportunity to study in different universities and to acquire a specialisation targeted at global communication.

The Master’s degree in International Communication (MIC) is a postgraduate programme entirely in English lasting 18 months and aimed at graduates in the communication disciplines or related subjects. By attending the MIC Master’s degree course you will be able to study in different universities all over Europe and thus obtain dual recognition.... [-]


Master‘s Degree in Future Foresight and Strategic Governance

Kazimieras Simonavicius University
Campus Part time 18 months September 2018 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:... [-]


Master in International Basketball Coaching and Management

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years January 2019 Lithuania Kaunas Vilnius + 2 more

The goal of the joint study programme of the second cycle Basketball Coaching and Management is to train a Master of Sport able to evaluate different basketball coaching and management systems, programmes and their structures applied in various European countries, use advanced technologies in basketball coaching, creatively solve complex problems, make the right conclusions, relate practical experience with acknowledged professional competence training and learning models on the basis of international level achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary science and technology. [+]

Faculty: Sports Biomedicine Language: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 5.50 or an equivalent foreign language test, level B2 Credits: Post Graduate Certificate (PG Cert.) = passed a minimum of 60 credits at Level 7; MSc degree (Master’s degree) = passed a minimum of 120 credits at Level 7 Begins: January 2018. Study type: Full-time; Part-time Duration: 2 years (Full-time); 3 years (Part-time) Annual tuition fee: EU - 2000 eur/year; non-EU - 3000 eur/year Prerequisites: Graduates from university program - holding Bachelor’s degree in Sport  Diploma: Master of Sports OBJECTIVES

The goal of the joint study programme of the second cycle Basketball Coaching and Management is to train a Master of Sport able to evaluate different basketball coaching and management systems, programmes and their structures applied in various European countries, use advanced technologies in basketball coaching, creatively solve complex problems, make the right conclusions, relate practical experience with acknowledged professional competence training and learning models on the basis of international level achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary science and technology.... [-]


International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 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). [+]

Faculty: Sports Education Language: English Requirements: TOEFL test - a score of above 550 or IELTS band - 6.0 (B2 level) or above Credits: 120 ECTS Begins: September Study type: Full-time Duration: 2 years Annual tuition fee: 1000 EUR; NON EU 1625 Eur a year Prerequisites: Bachelor’ degree in the fields of biomedicine, physical sciences, and social sciences Diploma: Master of Sports 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 program is based on an intensive and applied study of the 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 the opportunity to perform the study program at three universities.... [-]


Master in Tourism and Sports Management

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the program 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. [+]

Faculty: Sports Education Language: English B2 level or IELTS 6.0/TOEFL 5.50 Credits: 90 ECTS Begins: September Study type: Full-time Duration: 1,5 years Annual tuition fee: 1975 EUR; Non-Europe - 2700 EUR Prerequisites: Bachelor's Degree Diploma: Master of Business and Management OBJECTIVES

The aim of the program is to provide students with a solid knowledge in management and business administration, to develop an ethically responsible personality with creative and entrepreneurial skills that enable the graduate to evaluate and predict national and international business environment, develop innovative activities in sports and leisure organizations, carry out applied research projects in tourism and sports sectors, and apply research findings in daily organizational activities and strategic decision making.... [-]


Master in International Business Law

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

International Business Law (IBL) aims at preparing highly qualified specialists in the field of international business law able to independently analyse problems of business law in the context of international business, find effective solutions to legal issues and implement them in the international business environment. The main objectives of the IBL are associated with the results/competencies that must be achieved/ acquired over the course of studies. [+]

International Business Law (IBL) aims at preparing highly qualified specialists in the field of international business law able to independently analyse problems of business law in the context of international business, find effective solutions to legal issues and implement them in the international business environment. The main objectives of the IBL are associated with the results/competencies that must be achieved/ acquired over the course of studies.

Feedback from lecturers, students and experts The IBLMP was assessed by the team of international experts (from Germany, Estonia, Sweden, Lithuania) in 2016 and received highest evaluation and accreditation for 6 years. Experts highlighted these features of excellence of the Programme:... [-]


Master in Applied Biotechnology

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the Applied Biotechnology study program is to – prepare specialists with high quality and up-to-date training in a highly interdisciplinary field of Applied biotechnology with a focus (specializations) on Plant (Horticulture, Agriculture and Forest) Biotechnology and Innovative Bioelectrotechnologies, who would be able developing new products and technologies, work in positions with high levels of responsibility in research and educational institutions and industry, related to biotechnology, biomedicine, and food industry, as well as pursue their studies at the doctoral level. [+]

The aim of the Applied Biotechnology study program is to – prepare specialists with high quality and up-to-date training in a highly interdisciplinary field of Applied biotechnology with a focus (specializations) on Plant (Horticulture, Agriculture and Forest) Biotechnology and Innovative Bioelectrotechnologies, who would be able developing new products and technologies, work in positions with high levels of responsibility in research and educational institutions and industry, related to biotechnology, biomedicine, and food industry, as well as pursue their studies at the doctoral level.

Competencies acquired

Graduates of the program will be able:

Demonstrate the ability to work as an individual and as a member of a team in the laboratory or the company and the ability to lead the team. Demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively on biotechnology projects involving typical business timelines. Demonstrate the ability to use innovative approaches to solving biotechnological problems and the implementation of solutions. Apply molecular, cellular, biotechnological methods needed to carry out projects in plant and forest biotechnology or innovative bio-electrotechnologies. Demonstrate ability and skills of experimental work with biologically active and labile substances - proteins, enzymes, nucleic acids, lipids, carbohydrates, safe handling of chemicals and instruments, skills of standard laboratory procedures. Demonstrate the ability to plan and conduct analytical, simulation and experimental research on analyzing or solving a particular biotechnology problem. Demonstrate and categorize molecular, cellular and biotechnological knowledge to design biotechnological systems, processes, and their elements. Demonstrate and operate of the core principles, methods, and methodologies underlying current biotechnological research. Distinguish and analyze... [-]


Master in Journalism and Media Industries

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The graduate program in Journalism and Media Industries aims at training and educating experienced and knowledgeable media professionals open to societal changes, professional challenges, and innovations, possessing journalistic knowledge and expertise not only to adequately respond to various societal needs, but also to critically analyze the impact of media in the country's public life, and to initiate new and innovative communications services, interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and multi-media projects. [+]

The graduate program in Journalism and Media Industries aims at training and educating experienced and knowledgeable media professionals open to societal changes, professional challenges, and innovations, possessing journalistic knowledge and expertise not only to adequately respond to various societal needs, but also to critically analyze the impact of media in the country's public life, and to initiate new and innovative communications services, interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and multi-media projects.

Study subjects taught in the program cover a variety of issues in the field of journalism and media studies, predominantly those related to social and media changes, globally and contextually focused innovations. The study program also includes compulsory Internship course (organized during Summer semester), which is aimed to provide students with an opportunity to put their knowledge and skills into practice and gain on-the-job training in the field of journalism.... [-]


Master in Educational Management

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years August 2018 Lithuania Kaunas + 1 more

The study programme is open to the persons having a bachelor or vocational bachelor degree in all fields of studies. [+]

Access Requirements

The study programme is open to the persons having a bachelor or vocational bachelor degree in 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 psychology in their bachelor degree studies are required to study the 1st cycle subject 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 ... [-]

Master in Applied Informatics

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The program is oriented towards today’s and tomorrow’s application domains, covering data retrieval, robotics, artificial intelligence, neural networks, data visualization, distributed and cloud computing. [+]

Unique Features

The program is oriented towards today’s and tomorrow’s application domains, covering data retrieval, robotics, artificial intelligence, neural networks, data visualization, 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, modeling, 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 analyze IT projects and their influence on business, culture and social context. Career Opportunities ... [-]

Master in Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 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 [+]

JOINT 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.... [-]


Master in International Business Law

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

Master in International Business Law (MIBL) is particularly attractive because of the possibility to acquire an interdisciplinary education. Subjects are selected in order to meet [+]

Unique Features

Master in International Business Law (MIBL) is particularly attractive because of the possibility to acquire an interdisciplinary education. Subjects are selected in order to meet everyone’s who works or is interested in international business needs and to acquire a thorough knowledge and understanding how business environment works at international level. Mixed groups of foreign and Lithuanian students serves as a floor for discovering new and innovative educational and scientific aspects and for analyzing problems arising in the field of international business law from a comparative perspective.

MIBL programme is run in collaboration with highly qualified professors from different US and Europe universities, such as Michigan State University, Texas Tech University, Geneva University, Jagellionian university in Krakow, Amsterdam University, Venice Ca’ Foscari University.... [-]


Master in Marketing and International Commerce

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The goal of the Marketing and International Commerce Program 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. [+]

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 program of studies.

Program Objectives and Competencies Acquired

Marketing and International Commerce Program is meant for individuals holding a Bachelor‘s degree and pursuing a qualification in a master of marketing. The present-day organizations are experiencing a growing demand for 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 Program 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.... [-]


Master of Science in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 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; etc. [+]

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 the 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 to principles of good laboratory practice, rules of bioethics, to collect, process, preserve and prepare research material under laboratory and field... [-]

Master in Finance

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

Double Diploma Program. 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 Program. 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 Program. 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 Program 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 the economy; analyze global, EU and national economic and business environment, identify its driving forces and transforming factors; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of financial markets and financial services industry, its operations, regulations, trends, and changes in 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 an assessment of alternatives; recognize, collect information on novel finance theories and practices on an 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... [-]