Bilateral agreements

Partner Universities

At the moment Vytautas Magnus University has 84 bilateral collaboration agreements with universities from 29 countries of the world. The list of partner universities can be found here.

Selection requirements

Requirements for eligible selection participants for 2012 / 2013 academic year Autumn semenster:

  • first to third year ba degree students, first year ma degree students
  • average grade is not lower than 8
  • no failed subjects
  • clear and reasonable motivation

Applying for exchange

Those who wish to take part in the selection are requested to fill in the selection form at In addition to the form, please attach the following documents written in the english language:

  1. curriculum vitae (cv)
  2. confirmation of english or the corresponding foreign language proficiency
  3. motivation letter (cover letter)
  4. photo sized 3 x 4 cm
  5. cademic transcript

Application deadline

  • Until 22 february for studies at universities in Japan
  • Until 12 march for all other universities

VMU exchange programme scholarship

Seeking to encourage student mobility and retain close relations with partner universities abroad, Vytautas Magnus University has founded the VMU exchange programme scholarship in autumn 2009 for the students who travel abroad under VMU’s bilateral collaboration agreements. Students who apply for this scholarship can travel to study at a university abroad for a semester or a year. The competition is announced twice a year: during the Spring and Autumn semester. The exchange programme scholarship can be received only by students with good studying results and no failed subjects.

Scholarship size

The scholarship size is calculated for one month and depends on the length of the student’s stay abroad:

  • 1st exchange programme scholarship – up to LTL 1,400 a month (Ireland, Brazil, Denmark, Ecuador, Iceland, Israel, Japan, the USA, the UK, Canada, China, Liechtenstein, Norway, South Korea, France, Finland, Sweden, Taiwan)
  • 2nd exchange programme scholarship – up to LTL 1,200 a month (Austria, Belgium, Greece, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Cyprus, Malta, Portugal, Russia, Germany)
  • 3rd exchange programme scholarship – up to LTL 860 a month (Armenia, Belarus, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Hungary, Ukraine)

More information

More information is available at the international office:
Vaidas Dačiola
Programme coordinator
S. Daukanto st 27, room 308
Phone: +370 37 327 987
Fax.: +370 37 327 989