Klaipėda University

Klaipėda University Klaipėda University is an academic institution that provides higher education.

Klaipėda University takes 4th place among the higher education institutions in Lithuania. It is constantly improving the quality of education it provides and one of the proofs is that Klaipėda University moved from the 5th to 4th place among the Lithuanian Universities. It also got an accreditation for the next 6 years. Some more figures about the University: - Klaipėda University takes a relatively high position (560th place) among the European Union universities. - It takes 1833th place among the World higher education institutions (in total 21,250 World higher education institutions were ranked). - The position of Klaipėda University was compared to the higher education institutions in other countries: Klaipėda University would take 9th place among the higher education institutions in Denmark (out of 86 institutions), 97th place among the higher education institutions in Great Britain (out of 313 institutions), and 3rd place in Latvia (out of 58 higher education institutions in Latvia).

Mission: Klaipėda University is a centre of Lithuania as a marine country and a centre of the Baltic Sea region research, arts and studies, which prepares highly qualified specialists, fosters humanist values and pays parallel priority attention to: - Research in marine science and marine studies; - History, culture and languages, education, health and social welfare, economy, politics, communications and arts of the Baltic Sea region; - Sustainable development of Western Lithuania and the Klaipėda City; - Development of an integrated science, studies and business centre. VISSION Klaipėda University is the Western Lithuania university, which is both multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary as well as integrated into international academic networks, a leader of the national and Baltic Sea region research and studies, an upholder of cultural heritage, a life-long learning centre. VALUES OF KLAIPĖDA UNIVERSITY: - Accountability and openness; - Diversity; - Humanism; - Continuous improvement of research, study and management activities; - Autonomy.

Great news! KU study programes of Mechanical Engineering and Informatics were awarded special Investor's Spotlight QUALI...
10/06/2019

Great news!
KU study programes of Mechanical Engineering and Informatics were awarded special Investor's Spotlight QUALITY LABELS!

You are invited to a grand Graduation Ceremony of KU! ✨#KU #TavoŽiniųUostas
10/06/2019

You are invited to a grand Graduation Ceremony of KU! ✨
#KU #TavoŽiniųUostas

Klaipėda University was visited by Klaipėda-born  diplomat, Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Romania Arvydas...
07/06/2019

Klaipėda University was visited by Klaipėda-born diplomat, Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Romania Arvydas Pocius. We were happy to hear his support to our University and its community! 😊
#KU #TavoŽiniųUostas

Starting your higher education career in a foreign country can be quite stressful, so STUDY IN LT has prepared a tool, w...
16/05/2019
International Student’s Survival Guide – Study in Lithuania

Starting your higher education career in a foreign country can be quite stressful, so STUDY IN LT has prepared a tool, which will help you to feel at home quicker.

“Study In LT” international student‘s survival guide is an interactive mobile application, designed to help international students get accustomed to living in Lithuania.

CALL for Erasmus + students who will study in Lithuania: Summer course of Lithuanian language and culture at Klaipeda Un...
08/05/2019
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CALL for Erasmus + students who will study in Lithuania: Summer course of Lithuanian language and culture at Klaipeda University, a vivid city of the Baltic Sea Coast!
Deadline to apply: the 20th of May

intensive Lithuanian language courses. Lectures are held every day (20 working days, a total of 90 academic hours of work in a classroom) + cultural program;

PAID INTERNSHIP AT PHILIP MORRIS BALTIC!
10/04/2019

PAID INTERNSHIP AT PHILIP MORRIS BALTIC!

Internship Offer!
19/03/2019

Internship Offer!

7 Reasons to study at Klaipeda University 🙂
18/03/2019
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7 Reasons to study at Klaipeda University 🙂

Klaipėda University provides a range of study programmes that are unavailable in other universities of the country; moreover, KU students exclusively live in the most up-to-date dormitory in Lithuania. During the studies, students are offered an internship opportunity in the largest national and in...

The call for proposals for scholarships for Lithuanian language and culture summer courses 2019 is now open!
22/02/2019
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The call for proposals for scholarships for Lithuanian language and culture summer courses 2019 is now open!

LITHUANIAN LANGUAGE COURSES FOR FOREIGNERS (deadline March 22) The candidates must provide the copies of the listed documents through online application system: 1. Completed application form. 2.Official original letter from the candidate’s higher education and research institution approving the st...

Klaipėda University participated in Study Fair!
14/01/2019

Klaipėda University participated in Study Fair!

Studijų regata'19
Nuotr.: Mindaugas Kurmis/Egidijus Jankauskas

On September 6, an International Summer School OSRESS 2018 started work in Klaipėda. The international event of recreat...
10/09/2018
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On September 6, an International Summer School OSRESS 2018 started work in Klaipėda. The international event of recreational physical activity is held in Lithuania for the first time. This year, Klaipėda became a European City of Sports, therefore European partners of the University entrusted it with the organisation of an International Summer School OSRESS 2018.

This year, the festivities of the opening of the academic year brought smiles, the sun, and good weather to the students...
05/09/2018

This year, the festivities of the opening of the academic year brought smiles, the sun, and good weather to the students, academic staff, and other members of the KU community and the guests.

On September 2, the academic community took part in the St. Mass in the Church of Christ the King. The Mass was celebrated by H.E. dr. Kęstutis Kėvalas, Bishop of Telšiai.

On September 3, the ceremony of the opening of the academic year took place in the square of the Klaipėda University campus. The community, and particularly the first year students, were welcomed by prof. dr. Artūras Razbadauskas, KU Rector ad interim, Vytautas Grubliauskas, Mayor of the City of Klaipėda and Chairman of the KU Council, Deputy Speaker of the Republic of Lithuania Seimas Irena Šiaulienė, and Member of the Seimas Algimantas Kirkutis

During the event, the graduates of Klaipėda University whose applied research final theses were acknowledged as relevant to the city were awarded prizes: Rokas Labokas (FMTNS) for the final thesis Research on the Efficiency of Electric Power Generation in the Co-generation Plant UAB Fortum Klaipėda (research advisor lect. V. Jakubauskaitė), Egidijus Kaunas (FSSH) for the final thesis Public Sports Areas in the City of Klaipėda: Situation and Prospects) (research advisor assoc.prof dr. E. Spiriajevas), Ieva Masalskytė (FSSH) for the final thesis The Rhetoric of Vytautas Grubliauskas, Mayor of the City of Klaipėda, in 2000 through 2017 (research advisor assoc.prof. dr. A. Balčiūnienė), Vigailė Semaškaitė (FMTNS) for the final thesis Energetic Analysis of Regasification Process: Case Study of Cold Energy Utilization at FSRU“ (research advisor assoc.prof. dr. T. Paulauskienė), and Samanta Savickaitė (FHS) for the final thesis Integration of Personalised Psychosocial Assistance to Improve the Wellbeing of Oncological Patients (research advisor assoc.prof. dr. D. Martišauskienė).
Moreover, a nominal scholarship of the Mykolas and Amalija Jagutis Scholarship Fund was awarded to Laura Valatkevičiūtė, 3rd year undergraduate student of Economics, SSH KU, and the Vydūnas Youth Foundation prof. Steponas Kolupaila scholarship, to laureate of 2018 Ilona Šakurova. Scholarchips of the Free Economic Zone went to Simona Kavaliauskaitė, 4th year undergraduate student of Economics (FSSH) and Ieva Petrokė, 4th year undergraduate student (FSSH).

At 14.00, in the Small Aula of KU, the portrait of the late Rector of KU, prof. dr. habil. Stasys Vaitekūnas, was unveiled (painter: J. Vosylius).

In the evening of the same day, at 19.00, a festive concert for students Students' Monday took place in Anikė Square The concert was given by finalists of the Lietuvos balsas: Vilius Popendikis, well known to young people, Paulina Skrabytė and the group The Others, as well as winner of X Faktorius Monika Pundziūtė-Moniqué.

The 17th Summer Academy of the Lithuanian Language and Culture, which ended on August 8, was special for its foreign att...
28/08/2018
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The 17th Summer Academy of the Lithuanian Language and Culture, which ended on August 8, was special for its foreign attenders: it took place against the background of the Centennial of the Restored State of Lithuania and therefore all its activities were accompanied by festive spirit.

As in previous years, the community of Klaipėda University took part in the traditional Sea Festival Parade. The feelin...
30/07/2018

As in previous years, the community of Klaipėda University took part in the traditional Sea Festival Parade.

The feeling when... WE ARE TOGETHER!

The University means more than just studies; it also means scientific research providing university students with an opp...
24/07/2018
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The University means more than just studies; it also means scientific research providing university students with an opportunity to implement research projects working together with scientists. We present the stories of three students of Klaipėda University (KU) sharing their experience of participation in projects and of conducting marine research as well as their as young scientists’ future prospects.

The University means more than just studies; it also means scientific research providing university students with an opportunity to implement research projects working together with scientists. We present the stories of three students of Klaipėda University (KU) sharing their experience of particip...

#PortOfKnowledge #CallPhD2018 #KlaipėdaUniversityMarineResearchInstitute #klaipedauniversityKlaipėda University is sea...
13/07/2018

#PortOfKnowledge
#CallPhD2018 #KlaipėdaUniversityMarineResearchInstitute #klaipedauniversity
Klaipėda University is searching for five highly motivated students that will receive PhD scholarships (4 years) at the Marine Research Institute (Klaipeda University, Lithuania).
10 topics have been selected for 2018 call on marine ecology, coastal management, and marine policy.
More information about topics:http://apc.ku.lt/en/index.php/the-doctorate-school-in-ecology-and-environmental-sciences/topics-for-2018-call/

On July 3, Klaipėda University was visited by the representatives of the University of Cadiz (Spain): prof. José A. Mu...
09/07/2018
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On July 3, Klaipėda University was visited by the representatives of the University of Cadiz (Spain): prof. José A. Muñoz-Cueto, delegate of the President of the University for relations with European universities, and prof. Fidel Echevarría, delegate of CEI·MAR for Foreign Affairs and Director of the Doctorate School on Marine Studies (EIDEMAR). The guests also represented the CEI MAR organisation, a recognised international campus of excellence in marine sciences which includes seven marine research institutes.

On July 3, Klaipėda University was visited by the representatives of the University of Cadiz (Spain): prof. José A. Muñoz-Cueto, delegate of the President of the University for relations with European universities, and prof. Fidel Echevarría, delegate of CEI·MAR for Foreign Affairs and Director...

KU Agreement with Universities of the Netherlands: Excellent Opportunities for Students!Prospective students are usually...
20/06/2018
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KU Agreement with Universities of the Netherlands: Excellent Opportunities for Students!

Prospective students are usually unaware that, when choosing a university, it is worth finding out what kind of international relations it has established, what international mobility programmes and apprenticeships it can offer, and what foreign universities it has partnership agreements with: all that opens up broad opportunities for international studies and, simultaneously, for international careers.

Prospective students are usually unaware that, when choosing a university, it is worth finding out what kind of international relations it has established, what international mobility programmes and apprenticeships it can offer, and what foreign universities it has partnership agreements with: all t...

Klaipėda University will Become a Partner of Best Universities of the Netherlands! Today during the visit of the Dutch ...
15/06/2018
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Klaipėda University will Become a Partner of Best Universities of the Netherlands! Today during the visit of the Dutch royal family to Vilnius, an agreement of strategic partnership between Klaipėda University and the Eindhoven University of Technology and the Henze University of Applied Sciences will be signed. The ceremony will be attended by the President of the Republic of Lithuanian Dalia Grybauskaitė, Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas, and Minister of Education and Science Jurgita Petrauskienė.

On June 13–14, Klaipėda University will be visited by an official delegation from the Eindhoven University of Technology and the Henze University of Applied Sciences, the Kingdom of the Netherlands. On June 15, during the visit of the Dutch royal family to Vilnius, an agreement of strategic partn...

After the school-leaving national exams at schools, most of the school leavers will face a problem of choosing their fut...
13/06/2018
Klaipeda university

After the school-leaving national exams at schools, most of the school leavers will face a problem of choosing their future profession. Only 40% of the school leavers know what they are going to study. Another part have a lot of unanswered questions: which profession to choose that will ensure a well-to-do life and a job and which profession will stay viable in the future? Those questions, as well as the question why it is worth choosing university studies in Klaipėda, are answered by spacialists.

After the school-leaving national exams at schools, most of the school leavers will face a problem of choosing their future profession. According to the data of the Research and Higher Education Monitoring and Research Centre, only 40% of the school leavers know what they are going to study. Another...

As the study sessions are in full swing and the summer came, on May 31, an international student leisure time activities...
04/06/2018
Klaipeda university

As the study sessions are in full swing and the summer came, on May 31, an international student leisure time activities club Ideas Factory bid farewell to the spring and welcomed the summer.

The lobby of the Faculty of Health Sciences was full of young people in colourful national costumes: students from different countries had performances and organised different activities. Musical shows were offered by students from Bangladesh, India, Lithuania, and Turkey, and representatives of Nigeria and Lithuania demonstrated steps of dances.

As the study sessions are in full swing and the summer came, on May 31, an international student leisure time activities club Ideas Factory bid farewell to the spring and welcomed the summer.

- Klaipėda University offers bachelor's and master's degree programmes taught in Russian. For more details about the pr...
22/05/2018

- Klaipėda University offers bachelor's and master's degree programmes taught in Russian. For more details about the programmes, see: https://www.ku.lt/rus/
- Клайпедский университет предлагает возможность изучать программы бакалавриата и магистратуры на русском языке. Подробнее о программах: https://www.ku.lt/rus/
#klaipedauniversity #portofknowledge

18/05/2018
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Klaipėda. A rising economic hub with wind in its sails, strong maritime tradition, unparalleled logistical links, unique scientific and creative community. A compact city surrounded by gorgeous nature, where the day can pass by as on vacation. A perfect place to enjoy work-life balance by the sea, where people can live and connect easily.

Klaipėda knows its strengths – Klaipėda is a city that delivers. #klaipeda #chooseklaipeda #klaipeda2030

Klaipėda. Tai augantis ekonomikos centras su stipria jūrine tradicija, išskirtiniais logistiniais ryšiais, energinga mokslo ir kūrybinių industrijų bendruomene. Tai kompaktiškas miestas, apsuptas unikalia gamta, kur dieną galite pradėti ir baigti lyg atostogaudami. Tai išskirtinė vieta mėgautis darbo ir asmeninio gyvenimo pusiausvyra prie jūros.

Klaipėda žino savo stiprybes – Klaipėda kalba darbais. #klaipeda #pasirinkklaipeda #klaipeda2030
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Klaipėda. A rising economic hub with wind in its sails, strong maritime tradition, unparalleled logistical links, unique scientific and creative community. A compact city surrounded by gorgeous nature, where the day can pass by as on vacation. A perfect place to enjoy work-life balance by the sea, where people can live and connect easily.

Klaipėda knows its strengths – Klaipėda is a city that delivers. #klaipeda #chooseklaipeda #klaipeda2030

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Klaipėdos universitetas / Klaipėda University Herkaus Manto str. 84 LT-92294 Klaipėda Lietuva / Lithuania

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