Admission to doctoral studies

Vytautas Magnus University offers doctoral studies in 24 research fields in natural sciences, humanities, social sciences, technological sciences, and agricultural sciences.

The application for admission to doctoral studies is submitted only online (see table for dates of receipt of documents).

Research Area Research field Dates of receipt of documents
Natural sciences Informatics from 01-05-2024 till 15-05-2024 (no later than 5:00 P.M.)*

from 05-06-2024 to 20-06-2024, (no later than 5:00  P.M.)

Biochemistry from 03-06-2024 till 22-08-2024
Biology from 01-06-2024 till 23-08-2024
Ecology and Environmental Science from 03-06-2024 till 22-08-2024
Technological sciences Environmental Engineering from 05-06-2024 to 20-06-2024, (no later than 5:00  P.M.)

from 01-05-2024 till 15-05-2024 (no later than 5:00 P.M.)*

Mechanical Engineering from 05-06-2024 to 20-06-2024, (no later than 5:00  P.M.)

from 01-05-2024 till 15-05-2024 (no later than 5:00 P.M.)*

Transport Engineering
Agricultural sciences Agronomy from 24-04-2024 till 26-08-2024
Forestry from 03-06-2024 till 23-08-2024
Social sciences

 

Education from 03-06-2024 till 30-08-2024
Economics from 03-06-2024 till 29-08-2024
Communication and Information from 2024-06-17, 9:00 till 2024-06-21, 15:00
Political Sciences from 01-06-2024 till 27-08-2024
Psychology
Sociology from 03-06-2024 till 26-08-2024
Law from 10-06-2024 till 05-07-2024
Management from 03-06-2024 till 29-08-2024
Humanities

 

Ethnology from 10-04-2024 till 25-08-2024
History and Archaeology from 01-06-2024 till 25-08-2024
Philology from 03-06-2024 till 23-08-2024
Philosophy from 03-06-2024 till 25-08-2024
Art Criticism from 03-06-2024 till 23-08-2024
Theology from 03-06-2024 till 01-09-2024

 

* Submission of documents for the recognition of qualification obtained abroad in Lithuania (for those applicants who have obtained their education at a foreign higher education institution and do not have a document confirming the recognition of their diploma in Lithuania).

The application for participation in the admission to doctoral studies and scanned copies of the required documents are submitted online online registration.

The application is registered when all the necessary parts of the online system for the admission to doctoral studies epasirasymas.vdu.lt have been filled in.

If all of the required documents or information are not provided, the application is considered unregistered.

Humanities

Admission to the Ethnology Ph. D. Program

 Admission to the Philology Ph. D. Program

Admission to the Philosophy Ph. D. Program

Admission to the History and Archaeology Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Art Criticism Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Theology Ph.D. Program

Social Sciences

Admission to the Communication and Information Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Economics Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Education Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Political Sciences Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Psychology Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Sociology Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Law Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Management Ph.D. Program

Natural Sciences

Admission to the Biochemistry Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Biology Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Ecology and Environmental Science Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Informatics Ph.D. Program

Technological Sciences

Admission to the Environmental Engineering Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Mechanical Engineering Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Transport Engineering Ph.D. Program

Agricultural Sciences

Admission to the Agronomy Ph.D. Program

Admission to the Forestry Ph.D. Program

Research and Innovation department

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  • E-mail doktorantura@vdu.lt