Vytautas Magnus University





Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), established in 1922 (re-established in 1989) is one of the most liberal and modern universities in Lithuania, having a liberal studies policy, seeking and establishing successful international relations with other universities all over the world. It currently has over 7000 students studying in ten faculties: Arts, Catholic Theology, Economics and Management, Humanities, Informatics, Law, Political Science and Diplomacy, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences (with the Institute of Social Welfare), Music Academy.

The university has an innovative Mentor Programme wherein a current student of Vytautas Magnus University who has already studied abroad (or perhaps is planning to study in the future), meets in the station and accompanies new incoming students to the dormitory, assists students to orientate themselves at the University and in Kaunas during the study period, helps to find the library and computer classes, to register to the courses and supports in making new friends.

Courses offered through English


Vytautas Magnus University has two students’ dormitories. During the academic year foreign students are accommodated in the newly renovated VMU dormitory in the city centre, close to the university, shopping & nightlife. Rent is about Eur60 per month