About Vilnius University

Established in 1579, Vilnius University is Lithuania’s leading academic institution, ranked among the top 400 universities worldwide (QS 2023).

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Why choose Vilnius University?

Why choose Vilnius University?

More than 20,000 students are currently studying in over 70 bachelor’s and 100 master’s degree programs, with PhD studies offered in 29 academic areas. Academics at Vilnius University are making significant contributions to global research in a wide range of fields, from laser physics to linguistics to biochemistry.

Vilnius University offers studies in all three cycles: undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate in the fields of humanitiessocial sciences, physical sciences, biomedicine and technologies.

Why choose Vilnius University?

  • No 1 by national ranking of Lithuanian Universities
  • Among 400 top universities in the world based on QS World University Rankings
  • All levels of studies: bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral
  • Accredited programmes and worldwide recognised diplomas
  • Programmes and courses in English and Russian
  • Highly qualified academic personnel
  • Mentor support system for international students
  • Unique advantages of living in the centre of Europe
  • Friendly, welcoming social climate, rich cultural life