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Degree: Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine and Public Health
Location: Kaunas, Lithuania
Admission process: Entrance examination. Study materials provided.
Recognition: Adjustment to Bologna Process and European Credit Transfer System (ECTS)


Medicine: The medical degree at the University of Kaunas follows the “Problem Based Learning” approach, which focuses on practical and realistic situations – not just on theoretical concepts. Subjects are taught in intensive blocks. The duration of the degree is 6 years and it starts in September.

Dentistry: The historical roots of the Faculty of Dentistry date back to 1922. It has gained international recognition thanks to its achievements in dental practice and research. The duration of the degree is 5 years and it starts in September.

Veterinary Medicine: Become a veterinary by studying at the University of Kaunas! Its veterinary medicine programme in English aims to ensure its graduates are well-positioned to compete in the labour market. The duration of the degree is 6 years and it starts in September.

Public Health: Masters degree in Public Health. Duration: A year and a half.


The city of Kaunas is the second largest and most important city in Lithuania, with a population of 400,000. It has its own international airport with direct flights to a number of Spanish cities. You can also travel to Kaunas via Vilnius, which is approximately an hour and a half away. The high-way known as the “Via Baltica” (E-68), which connects Warsaw – Riga – Helsinki, also runs through the city. Kaunas is a major centre for trade, industry and services.


In order to be admitted into the Faculty of Medicine, all candidates have so sit a simple written entrance examination. The exam consists of a multiple choice test, with 30 Biology questions and 30 Chemistry questions (60 questions in total). Those students who do not hold a TOEFL or IELTS certificate will also need to sit an English exam which will test the knowledge acquired at the High School, so it will be quite simple.

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As it happens with all out university offers, the degree programmes at the University of Kaunas are adjusted to the Bologna Process and meet all applicable EU directives on higher education. The degrees are recognized in the EU, the USA and many other countries.