Double degree and joint degree programmes

Vytautas Magnus University, together with partner institutions from different countries, organizes a number of unique double and joint degree programmes. Such international degree programmes are outstanding opportunity for students to get the best academic experience in different countries, expand professional and communication horizons.

VMU implements 3 joint degree and 14 double degree programmes.

Joint degree programmes are programmes that have been jointly developed by 2 or more international universities. Graduates of joint programmes are successful in the international labor market thanks to the intercultural experience they gain through integrated mobility exchanges.

VMU developes 3 Joint degree programmes in Master's level:

Faculty of Humanities Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism Johannes-Gutenberg University 
Stockholm University
University of Tartu
Faculty of political Science and Diplomacy The Interdisciplinary Master’s in East European Research and Studies (MIREES) University of Bologna
Saint Petersburg State University
Corvinus University of Budapest
Agriculture Academy,
Faculty of Bioeconomy Development
Agri-Food Business Management Estonian University of Life Sciences
Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies

Double degree programmes are initiatives allowing students to obtain 2 diplomas of 2 different universities during single study cycle. International double degree diploma will add to the competitiveness of programme alumni in international labor market.

VMU implements 5 Double degree programmes in Bachelor's level with different universities from China, Kazakhstan and Ukraine:

Faculty of Natural Sciences Biology and Genetics M. Kozybaev North Kazakhstan State University
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Pavlodar State Pedagogical Institute
Vasyl' Stus Donetsk National University
Lesya Ukrainka Eastern European National University
Uzhhorod National University
Faculty of Natural Sciences Environmental Science M. Kozybaev North Kazakhstan State University
Vasyl' Stus Donetsk National University
Faculty of Humanities Foreign Language Philology (English Philology, German Philology, French Philology, Italian Philology) Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Hebei Foreign Studies University
Faculty of Political Science and Diplomacy World Politics and Economy Dnipro University of Technology
Faculty of Political Science and Diplomacy International Politics and Development studies Dnipro University of Technology

VMU implements 9 Double degree programmes in Master's level with different universities from Belgium, Norway, Italy, Portugal, Sweden, Kazakhstan and Ukraine:

Faculty of Economics and Management Marketing and International Commerce Catholic University of Louvain
Faculty of Economics and Management Finance Catholic University of Louvain
Norway School of Economics
Faculty of Economics and Management International Economics University of Trento
University of Aveiro
Faculty of Natural Sciences Molecular Biology and Biotechnology M. Kozybaev North Kazakhstan State University
Vasyl' Stus Donetsk National University
Faculty of Natural Sciences Environmental Management M. Kozybaev North Kazakhstan State University
Vasyl' Stus Donetsk National University
Faculty of Natural Sciences Applied Biotechnology M. Kozybaev North Kazakhstan State University
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Faculty of Law International Business Law Dnipro University of Technology
M.Narikbayev KAZGUU University
Faculty of Social Sciences Educational Management Dnipro University of Technology
Faculty of Social Sciences Organizational Psychology Linnaeus University

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