Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas

Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 1753

University Overview

Vytauto Didiojo universitetas (Vytautas Magnus University) was founded in 1922 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the midsize city of Kaunas (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Vytauto Didiojo universitetas (VDU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational Lithuanian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Lietuvos Respublikos vietimo ir mokslo ministerija (Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania). Vytauto Didiojo universitetas (VDU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 98-year-old Lithuanian university offers a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Lithuanian higher education school very exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. VDU also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas Ranking

University Identity

Name Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas
Acronym VDU
Founded 1922

University Location

Address K. Donelaicio g. 58 Kaunas 44248 Kaunas Lithuania
Tel +370 (37) 327812
Fax +370 (37) 203858

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office K. Donelaicio g. 52 Kaunas 44248 (37) 323206

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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