Ranking  941      4
Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas
Country Lithuania
City Kaunas
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $325-720 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 10%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1922
Abbreviation VDU
Teachers 481
Students 7,867
Foreigners 3%
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Lietuvos Respublikos š
• vietimo ir mokslo ministerija
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
Rankings
World ranking941
Country ranking4
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking941
QS World University Rankings889
Cost of living in Kaunas
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 83 145
Food 122 232
Transportation 21 69
Communications and utilities 55 94
Clothing 22 84
Sports and leisure 22 95
Total325720
Accommodation in Kaunas USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre84
Shared room in city centre147
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre158
1 bedroom apartment in city centre267
Alternative title
lt Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas
pl Uniwersytet Witolda Wielkiego
Russian Университет Витовта Великого
Location on map
Vytautas Magnus University or Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas (VDU) - public higher education institution in Lithuania. VDU began its activity in 1922. The main building of the university proudly stands in Kaunas inside an urban campus.

University ranking. Vytautas Magnus University is one of the top educational institutions in Lithuania that never leaves the country’s top 5 places to study. Vytautas Magnus University is highly renowned as a university that managed to stay in the top 5% worldwide rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must provide the document of previous academic performance as well as the results of the examinations. Applicants to Vytautas Magnus University face serious competition as only 1 out of 10 students will be accepted, thus the application process should be handled with extra care. Vytautas Magnus University chose to divide its academic year into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. VDU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. On the official website (http://www.vdu.lt) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.

The composition of the university. Vytautas Magnus University is average in size with a capacity of 8 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. VDU has around 3% of foreign students. The education is conducted by 481 teachers and professors. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. The university is present on social media: Flickr, Youtube, Facebook, so if you want to know more about its daily happenings and events this is the place to go.

Infrastructure of VDU. There is a library on the campus. Vytautas Magnus University ia a member of «European University Association (EUA)».

Vytautas Magnus University - Official Description

Ranked among the TOP 800 universities in the world and following in the tradition of its 92-year-old progenitor University of Lithuania, Vytautas Magnus University is the only higher education institution in the country and one of the few in the region where a wide liberal arts education is imparted. That means the students can organize their schedule freely, minor in one field and major in another, travel abroad on international exchange and get ready for those trips by taking some of the available 30 foreign language courses which never interfere with the specialty subjects. As a reflection of global academic trends, more and more lectures (seperate courses and whole study programmes) are taught in English, many of them by professors from abroad. VMU is deeply ingrained in the culture of Kaunas, as the city enjoys the university’s Jazz Connections Festival, performances by the VMU Music Academy’s community, the first professional university theatre in Lithuania, etc. University Structure: 13 academic divisions: 10 faculties, VMU Kaunas Botanical Garden, Institute of Foreign Languages and Innovative Studies Institute 6 university centres 11 offices and six other divisions Students’ Representative Council 3 representative offices in Vilnius (Lithuania), Kharkov (Ukraine) and Washington D.C. (USA).

Bachelor - Vytautas Magnus University

Ranked among the TOP 800 universities in the world and following in the tradition of its 92-year-old progenitor University of Lithuania, Vytautas Magnus University is the only higher education institution in the country and one of the few in the region where a wide liberal arts education is imparted. That means the students can organize their schedule freely, minor in one field and major in another, travel abroad on international exchange and get ready for those trips by taking some of the available 30 foreign language courses which never interfere with the specialty subjects. As a reflection of global academic trends, more and more lectures (seperate courses and whole study programmes) are taught in English, many of them by professors from abroad. VMU is deeply ingrained in the culture of Kaunas, as the city enjoys the university’s Jazz Connections Festival, performances by the VMU Music Academy’s community, the first professional university theatre in Lithuania, etc. University Structure: 13 academic divisions: 10 faculties, VMU Kaunas Botanical Garden, Institute of Foreign Languages and Innovative Studies Institute 6 university centres 11 offices and six other divisions Students’ Representative Council 3 representative offices in Vilnius (Lithuania), Kharkov (Ukraine) and Washington D.C. (USA).

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