German Philology


Scope of studies and length
240 ECTS credits, 4 years


Qualification awarded
Bachelor in Humanities


Application period
1 January - 1 June/15 July*




Tuition fee per year*
3 426€


Start of studies
1 September


The programme of German Philology is open to candidates already proficient in German as well as complete beginners. They study in two separate groups for the first 3 semesters. From the 4th semester on, the beginners attend the same courses as advanced students.

The programme offers the students solid written and spoken communication skills for workplace success in German (C1–C2), fundamentals in German linguistics, literature, and culture of the German-speaking countries. The curriculum includes a diverse range of course units designed to help students to develop their language skills, advanced writing, speaking and research skills needed to become successful. The students also acquire a range of soft skills by cultivating their analytical and critical thinking, problem-solving and rhetorical skills, gaining knowledge of culture and history, which will allow them to understand the complex modern world today.

Why this programme?

  • A wide range of courses in German linguistics, German, Austrian and Swiss literature, and culture at the biggest centre of German studies in the Baltic.
  • A flexible and student-oriented curriculum: choosing up to 50 per cent of the courses according to your interests.
  • An opportunity to choose from various options of internship and work placement.

What's after?

  • Successful careers in local and global labour markets.
  • Employment in the fields of teaching, translation, tourism, logistics, public relations, research, content creating, marketing, working for foreign embassies, government, and European Union institutions etc.
  • Further studies for a Master’s degree in Arts, Humanities or Social sciences.

* Application deadline:

1 June | for applicants from non-EU/EFTA countries
15 July | for applicants who do not need a Lithuanian visa and non-EU/EFTA applicants, if there is a Lithuanian embassy in their home country

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