Scholarship opportunities

State Scholarships for Full-time Graduates

There are number of scholarships on offer for students at Vilnius University. These include University scholarships, state scholarships and mobility scholarships. Check your eligibility today.

Full-time Master degree studies

The Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania is opening a Call for applications for 50 Lithuanian state grants for full-time Master’s degree at Lithuanian higher education institutions for the 2019/2020 academic year. Funding under the Call shall be provided to the nationals of the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Republic of Belarus, the People’s Republic of China, Georgia, the State of Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, foreigners of Lithuanian origin, the Republic of Moldova and the Republic of Ukraine.

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For more information, please contact , phone +370 5 261 0592

State Funded Places

Citizens of countries of the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA), persons (non-EU/EEA) granted a right of permanent residence in the Republic of Lithuania, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the Diaspora and people of Lithuanian origin can apply for the State Funded Place in the programme.

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State Scholarships For Incoming Mobility

State scholarships under international agreements and bilateral exchange programmes are designed for students, lecturers and researchers of higher education and research institutions to enable them to study or carry out research at state higher education and research institutions of the Republic of Lithuania. Students and researchers from different fields of studies or research are welcome to apply for Lithuanian state scholarships.

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VILNIUS UNIVERSITY Tuition Fee Waiver For Full-time Master Degree Studies

Tuition waiver will be awarded to the most motivated and competent international  non-EU/EEA students applying for Vilnius University Master programmes taught in English or Russian language. This scholarship covers full cost of the tuition fee.

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VILNIUS UNIVERSITY Faculty of Law Special Scholarship

Scholarships for Georgian, Ukrainian, Moldovian, Belarusian, Kazakh students to International and European Union Law.

VILNIUS UNIVERSITY Institute of International Relations and Political Science Tuition Fee Waiver

Tuition waiver will be awarded to the most motivated and competent international non-EU/EEA student applying for Master’s degree programme of Eastern European and Russian studies. This scholarship only covers the full cost of the tuition fee.


  • Candidates must be non-EU and non-European Economic Area citizens who apply for Eastern European and Russian studies master programme.
  • Candidates cannot have other financial support covering tuition fee from other Lithuanian or Foreign organisations.

How to apply:

Application deadline for tuition fee waiver is 15th of July

Applicants must submit a written request, together with a motivational letter by e-mail The final list of students who receive tuition waiver will be announced no later than 1st of August.

State Scholarship for Lithuanian language and culture courses

Education Exchanges Support Foundation takes pleasure in offering Lithuanian state scholarships for students, lecturers and researchers of foreign countries to attend Lithuanian language and culture courses.

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