IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Universiteto street 3


Post Code:01513

Tel.:+370(5) 268 7000

Fax:+370(5) 268 7009


Institution Funding



Founded 1579 as Academica et Universitas Vilnensis with two Faculties: Philosophy and Theology. Reorganized 1781 and again 1803 as the Imperial University of Vilnius. Closed by Tsarist Government 1832 when Faculties of Medicine and Theology became separate Academies. Reopened 1919. Closed during German occupation 1943.

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Brandos Atestatas)

Tuition Fees

National:Bachelor courses - from 19-58 per ECTS credit. Master courses - from 25-54 per ECTS credit. (EUR)

International:Bachelor Programmes in English, 1300 / 2400 per annum. Master Programmes in English and Russian, 2120 - 6400. Medicine, 8520; Dentistry, 12960. (EUR)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education and Science (Švietimo ir mokslo ministerija)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Rimvydas Petrauskas

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Inga Steiblytė

Job title:Vice-rector for Studies

International Relations Officer : Raimonda Markevičienė

Job title:Head of International Relations Department

top Divisions

Centre : Gender Studies

Fields of study:Gender Studies, Men Studies, Women's Studies

Centre : Oriental Studies

Fields of study:Arabic, Asian Studies, Chinese, Japanese, Middle Eastern Studies, Oriental Languages, Sanskrit

Centre : Religious Studies and Research

Fields of study:Religious Studies

Faculty : Chemistry

Fields of study:Analytical Chemistry, Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Polymer and Plastics Technology

Faculty : Communication

Fields of study:Archiving, Communication Studies, Information Management, Information Sciences, Journalism, Library Science, Public Relations

Faculty : Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Business Computing, Economics, Finance, Insurance, International Business, Management

Faculty : History

Fields of study:Archaeology, Contemporary History, History, Medieval Studies, Modern History

Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Business Administration, Computer Science, English, German, Management, Native Language, Philology

More details:Kaunas

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, International Law, Labour Law, Law, Public Law

Faculty : Mathematics and Informatics

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Software Engineering, Statistics

Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Dentistry, Ergotherapy, Hygiene, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Paediatrics, Public Health

Faculty : Natural Sciences

Fields of study:Biophysics, Botany, Ecology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Geography, Geology, Meteorology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Natural Sciences, Zoology

Faculty : Philology

Fields of study:Classical Languages, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Latin, Native Language, Philology, Polish, Russian, Scandinavian Languages, Slavic Languages, Translation and Interpretation

Faculty : Philosophy

Fields of study:Clinical Psychology, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education

Faculty : Physics

Fields of study:Applied Physics, Astrophysics, Biophysics, Physics, Radiophysics, Solid State Physics, Telecommunications Engineering

Institute : Applied Research

Fields of study:Materials Engineering

Institute : Biochemistry

Fields of study:Biochemistry

Institute : Biotechnology

Fields of study:Biotechnology

Institute : Foreign Languages

Fields of study:English, German, Romance Languages

Institute : International Relations and Political Science

Fields of study:International Relations, Political Sciences, Public Administration

Institute : Mathematics and Informatics

Fields of study:Mathematics and Computer Science

Institute : Theoretical Physics and Astronomy

Fields of study:Astronomy and Space Science, Physics

School : Business

Fields of study:Finance, International Business, International Law, Marketing, Tourism

More details:International

top Degrees

Bakalauro diplomas

Magistro diplomas

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Computer Engineering, Eastern European Studies, Econometrics, Economics, English, European Union Law, Finance, International Law, Marketing, Russian, Social Sciences

Daktaro diplomas

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Education, Information Sciences, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics, Public Health, Social Sciences

top Academic Periodicals


Acta Orientalia Vilnensia

Acta Paedagogica Vilnensia

Archaelogica Lituana


Book Science


Information Sciences

Journal of Political Science




Lithuanian Political Science Yearbook




Respectus Philologicus

Social Theory, Empirics, Policy and Practice

Sociology, Thought and Action

Studies of Lithuanian History

Transformation in Business and Economics

Main Press

Vilnius University Publishing House

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2019-2020

Full Time Total:2256

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:2926


Statistics Year:2019-2020


Foreign Total:1233

Updated on 11-08-2020