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 2022-05-02  till 2022-05-13, (4:00  P.M.)*

from 2022-06-06 till 2022-06-20 (5:00 P.M.)

Biology from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-23
Ecology and Environmental Science from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-24
Technological sciences Environmental Engineering from 2022-05-02 till 2022-05-13*
from 2022-06-06 till 2022-06-20 from 2022-12-06 till 2022-12-12, no later than 15:00 (additional admission)
Mechanical Engineering from 2022-05-02 till 2022-05-13*
from 2022-06-06 till 2022-06-20
Transport Engineering
Agricultural sciences Agronomy from 2022-06-01 till 2022-08-26
Forestry from 2022-06-01 till 2022-08-26
Social sciences

 

Education from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-31
Economics from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-30
Communication and Information from 2022-06-20, 9.00 a. m. till 2022-06-27, 2.00 p. m.
Political Sciences from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-27
Psychology from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-25
Sociology from 2022-06-10 till 2022-08-26
Law from 2022-06-10 till 2022-06-30
Management from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-30
Humanities

 

Ethnology from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-31
History and Archaeology from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-25
Philology from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-25
Philosophy from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-26
Art Criticism from 2022-07-01 till 2022-08-24
Theology from 2022-07-01 till 2022-09-02

* Submission and registration of admission documents for applicants who completed their higher education studies at a foreign educational institution and do not have a document of diploma(s) recognition in the Republic of 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 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

  • Universiteto g. 8A, Room 202, 53341 Akademija, Kauno r.
  • Phone +370 37 209 815
  • E-mail doktorantura@vdu.lt