Vilnius University


Vilnius University is a universitywide partner in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Student experiences

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General information for exchange students

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Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of September - last week of January
Semester II: 1st week of February - last week of June

Orientation generally commences the 1st week of September for Semester I and the 1st week of February for Semester II.

Exams take place in January for Semester I and in June for Semester II.

Academic calendar



Areas of study open to UU students

All areas

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

There is a good choice of courses in English and also in German. Please check the webpage for course information.

Housing assistance

Vilnius University has student dormitories you can apply for during your enrolment. Other housing options are available, but on-campus residence is advised.

More information about the housing options

Estimated living costs per month

Average living costs are about 500 euros per month. 

You can find a more detailed breakdown of expenses here.


Normal study load per term in credits: 30 ECTS or in courses: 5 – 10

Grading system: 1 – 10 (excellent) AND pass/ fail system (pass= 50% of required knowledge scope)
Minimum pass: 5

Number of places available

3 places per year


Selection was not necessary in the past few years.



If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.