Preparatory English Course

Sukurta: 18 February 2021
Preparatory English Course will not run during the 2021/22 academic year. Please return later to apply for 2022/23 intake.


Qualification awarded
Transcript of Records


Scope of studies and length
30 ECTS or 60 ECTS credits
1 or 2 semesters


Application deadline
1 June/15 July*




Tuition fee
1 920 €/semester or 3 840 €/year


Start of studies
4 February or 1 September

The target group of this preparatory module are applicants who are planning to enrol in undergraduate or graduate studies in English at Vilnius University and who wish to enhance their proficiency in English.

The programme focuses on enhancing students’ oral and written communication skills necessary to succeed in academic life. In addition, the programme offers the students a short introduction to the Lithuanian culture.

Students who successfully complete the programme will be able to start their graduate or undergraduate studies in the programme of their choice.

Why English at Vilnius University?

  • Among the top 250 universities worldwide in the field of linguistics (QS)
  • Academic environment focused on excellence in research and teaching
  • Global outlook: 900+ international students from 74 different countries

What's after?

Upon the completion of the programme, the students will be able to effectively participate in oral and written communication in English and:

  • understand spoken and written academic English;
  • deliver informative presentations and participate in discussions;
  • produce written texts (compose argumentative essays, academic summaries, etc.);
  • understand local Lithuanian everyday culture.


* 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