Ask for mentor
If you're coming in few days or you're already in Vilnius and the mentor still had no contact with you, please contact .
If for some reasons you can't arrive in Vilnius during the above mentioned days, you have to inform by e-mail Admissions Office and your programme coordinator/administrator.
The address of the Admissions Office (Address: Saulėtekio str. 9, I building, room 101).
Registration at VU
The registration starts just before the Opening of the Orientation Week (please check the Orientation Week Programme).
If you arrive later and/or are not able to register before Opening of the Orientation Week, you should do this at Admissions Office as soon as possible. In case of your late arrival please also inform your programme coordinator.
Orientation Week and Survival Lithuanian Language Course
Survival Lithuanian Language Course (SLLC) and Orientation Week (OW) are offered at the beginning of studies for all international students for free. There is no preregistration required. During the Orientation Week you can expect guided tour in Vilnius and VU Library, Welcome Party and many other interesting activities which will help you to get acquainted with many Lithuanian and international students.
Autumn semester 2017
31st August – 5th September
4 – 5th September
Note 1. Orientation week for students who will study in Kaunas Faculty will be organized separately.
Note 2. Survival Lithuanian language course will be offered to all degree international students except Medicine and Odontology students, because they will have compulsory language course during regular semester which will not be offered to other degree students.
All other events will be offered for all international degree students.
All international students are supposed to have a Lithuanian Student Card (LSP). You have to apply for it upon arrival. Your main contact person in all LSP matters is your mentor.
The students must bring the original educational documents and certified copies of the documents (in the original language and its translations in English, Russian or Lithuanian) upon arrival if it wasn‘t submitted by mail before. The documents have to be submitted to Admissions Office by 8th of September. (Address: Saulėtekio str. 9, I building, room 101).
Note. 1. Students from agencies Medistart and Studimed are exempt from submiting educational documents.
Visa D/Temporary Residence Permit
All international degree students from non EU/EEA countries coming for studies to Lithuania are required to get visa D. The decision on the issue of visa D is usually made within 10 days after the receipt of application. Visa D allows students to travel via Schengen area countries 3 months in each period of 6 months.
Students will apply for temporary residence permit to live in Lithuania after first semester spent at Vilnius University. For more detailed information, please visit the Migration Department website http://www.migracija.lt or contact International Programmes and Relations Office by e-mail: .