A foreign national seeking access to studies in Lithuania has to be proficient in the language of instruction:
There are two application procedures depending on the basis of your citizenship.
However, foreign citizens planning to study in Lithuania are advised to start application procedure as early as possible due to the fact that document recognition and subject equivalence identification procedures may take up to one month and sometimes longer.
You may need to pass preliminary examinations (if required for selected study programmes). For more detailed information please inquire at the higher education institution of your choice. Documents required You must submit all documents to the selected Higher Education institution before the deadline (check the deadline for particular study programme). Regardless of which Lithuanian higher education institution you select, you will probably need all or some of the following documents:
You need to know that all international students must legalise their Education Documents before sending them to a university or college. Documents are subject to legalisation if they have been issued in a state having acceded to the 1961 Hague Convention. Applicants who have received their education in countries which did not accede to the aforementioned Convention must get double document legalisation:
According to the Law on Higher Education of Lithuania, every person who obtained his/her education in another country and is applying to an educational institution in Lithuania must obtain Legal Recognition of the Qualification.
Your admission will be confirmed on the signing of the contract for studying with the higher education institution and you will be issued with a Lithuanian student card. Terms for admission to Lithuanian higher education institutions Each university determines the terms for submission of application forms and other documents. Updated information is available on the websites of universities and colleges in the section
|1||Kauno technologijos universitetas|
|2||Vilniaus Gedimino Technikos Universitetas|
|5||Lietuvos edukologijos universitetas|
|7||Aleksandro Stulginskio universitetas|
|10||Vilniaus technologiju ir dizaino kolegija|
|11||Lietuvos aukštoji jureivystes mokykla Lietuvos|
|1||Lithuanian University of Health Sciences|
|2||Vilnius University – Faculty of Medicine|
|4||Lietuvos sveikatos mokslu universitetas|
|7||Lietuvos sporto universitetas|