Vilnius University

International
STUDENT
GUIDE

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Vilnius University
International
STUDENT
GUIDE
Choose the
quickest way!
Read me!

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Content
Lithuania in Brief ................................ 7 Doctoral degree programmes................ 30 Arrival in Vilnius....................................... 51 Student clubs.............................................74

Geography.................................................. 9 Other programmes in English................ 31 Public transport....................................... 52 Leisure and Cultural Life................... 79

Population.................................................. 9 Lithuanian language courses................. 31 Taxi............................................................ 56 Travelling within Lithuania...................... 80

Language................................................... 10 Survival Lithuanian.................................. 31 Biking......................................................... 56 Events in Vilnius....................................... 83

Religion.......................................................11 Application Procedure Mentor system......................................... 59 Theatre...................................................... 86

Climate...................................................... 11 and Deadlines.................................... 33 Library....................................................... 59 Cinema...................................................... 88

Time........................................................... 12 Practical Information....................... 39 For students with special needs............ 61 Museums.................................................. 89

Public holidays......................................... 12 Visa D and temporary residence Psychological counselling....................... 62 Meals and national

History....................................................... 13 permit in the Republic of Lithuania....... 40 Internet and phones................................ 62 Lithuanian cuisine.................................... 93

Vilnius City.......................................... 17 Non EU/EEA citizens................................ 40 Living expenses........................................ 64 Pubs........................................................... 94

Vilnius University............................... 21 Registration procedure........................... 41 Job opportunities..................................... 65 Shopping................................................... 95

Good to know…........................................ 23 Insurance.................................................. 43 for EU citizen............................................ 65 Checklist.....................................................98

Academic calendar...................................24 Health care............................................... 44 for non EU citizen..................................... 65 List of University Faculties

Studies in Foreign Languages.......... 27 Student card..............................................45 Opening a bank account......................... 66 and Institutes...........................................101

Courses in foreign languages................. 28 Accommodation....................................... 47 Student Life......................................... 69 Contacts of Embassies...........................102

How to select courses for University dormitories............................. 48 Orientation week (OW)............................ 70 Cultural Centres......................................106

exchange students................................... 28 Private housing........................................ 50 Events at Vilnius University..................... 71 Useful Phrases........................................108

Tuition fees............................................... 29 Renting a flat............................................ 50 Student unions......................................... 73 University Maps......................................110

Degree programmes............................... 29 Transport.................................................. 51 Sports........................................................ 74 Notes ...................................................... 112

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Dear Students, Dear Students,
International Office was probably your first contact with the We are more than happy that you have decided to choose our
University. We are here to help you to choose your courses and guide university for your International experience. The main aim of ESN
your through the admissions process, as well as to help you to settle Vilnius University is to introduce you to all the old traditions of Vilnius
in and to provide our support during your studies. University and make your time here more than great.
This guide will help you with your first steps and will give you some
practical tips that we hope will be useful for you while planning your We wish you to find one more way to see the world, to gain
stay as well as during your studies at Vilnius University. experience that you couldn’t even imagine and to enjoy this time
period of your life. We hope you will keep a piece of Lithuania in your
It is important to check your email regularly which you provided hearts forever, after your time spent here - the memories remain
when applying. You will receive all important information from with you!
the University regarding your enrolment, orientation week and
accommodation matters (if applicable) before your studies start. Welcome to Vilnius University!
You will receive the contact details of the responsible person at your Welcome to Lithuania!
department and in the International Programmes and Relations Welcome to the adventure of your life!
Office who will assist you during your studies at Vilnius University.

If you are uncertain about what to do, have any worries in the first
few weeks or are looking for advice before you come to Vilnius
University, we will be very happy to help you.

We wish you interesting studies and memorable life experience
at Vilnius University!

ESN Vilnius University
WE CARE, WE HELP, WE SHARE!
International Programmes and Relations Office ESN Vilnius University
Email: trs@cr.vu.lt Email: vu@esnlithuania.org
Tel: +370 5 268 7150

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Lithuania
in Brief

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you can count up to 22 000 rivers and streams and almost 3000 lakes here! Lithuania was the first country to break free from the USSR in 1990 Lithuania was the last pagan country in Europe. Lithuania is Lithuania is a flat land with plains covering approximately 75 % of the country commonly called the land of plains.Lithuania in Brief Geography Do you know that… Lithuania is a small Middle European country situated on the coast of the Baltic Sea.2%). Other (2.97 million inhabitants Russia. and Pentagon etc. Now over 70 % of Lithuanians belong to Roman Catholic others to Evangelical. Poles (6.6%). Poland and Lithuania has 2. Belarus. NATO.2 % of inhabitants are Lithuanians. 8 Vilnius University Student Guide Lithuania in Brief 9 . Covering 65 300 km2 it is the largest of three Baltic States in size similar to Ireland.4528 = 1 EUR Institute and the Guiness Book of World Records the geografical center of Europe is located 26 km away from the city of Vilnius. but the total number Lithuania is a member of EU and NATO of nationalities living in Lithuania is 154.2%). These lasers are used by such organizations as NASA. Lithuania has the following ethnic composition: Lithuanians (84. According to the Estimates of the French National Geographic National currency is Litas (LTL) 3. Over a half of population in Lithuania can speak at least 2 foreign languages To cross the country takes just 4 hours.2 %). Belarusians (1. but all the inhabitants Population confess the second religion – basketball Lithuania is the most ethnically compact Baltic country. Largest cities Lithuania’s internet upload speed is the 1st in Europe and the 2nd worldwide Every 10th high-end scientific laser in the world is made in 2013 (number of inhabitants) Lithuania. Russians (5. 84.8%). Itborders with: Latvia. lakes and rivers. Orthodox and other religions.

ū.Language Religion Lithuanian is the oldest living Indo-European language.7° C. so you have are almost always pronounced as they are written. Š [∫] as in shadow Therefore. you can always enjoy snow! Not Siberia Ž [ӡ] as in casual yet but still – be prepared! Check the weather forecast on the website: http://meteo. the letters often look unfamiliar to Climate Climate in Lithuania varies from maritime to continental. lowest temperature during severe frosts may occasionally drop Ū [u:] as in tool below -32° C). so don’t forget to bring your umbrella.9° Y [i:] as in see C. endearment religions are equal before the law. Reformed Church. It rains a foreigner: ą. Evangelical Lutheran.e. į. Nevertheless. shifting accents. Our language Till the end of 14th century Lithuania was a pagan country. It has numerous inflections. Lithuania’s Lithuanian language is simpler than English or French: our words climate is characterized by seasonal weather changes. Although there are three Lithuania was Christianized the most Lithuanians belong to Roman Baltic countries – Lithuania. and a maximum . Among all European languages the Lithuanian language has the and Eastern Orthodox. Still. š. All largest number of diminutives expressing tenderness. warm clothes and winter shoes are essential to survive Č [t∫] as in chair our winters. hot summer. i. č. ų. eŽodynas. at least in one aspect the quite often. are also Eastern Orthodox. our language is not easy to learn. E [e] as in bell The warmest month of the year is July (with an average I [i] as in sit temperature – about 19. ę. and affection. Latvia and Estonia – only two of them Catholic Church (approximately 80% of the total population). Judaism. ž. After belongs to the Baltic group of languages. If you have willingness to learn more.lt/english/ At the end of this guide you will find a Lithuanian vocabulary with some basic phrases. There speak in languages of the Baltic group: Lithuanians and Latvians. Obviously. ė. Islam and other communities. long and warm autumn and a nippy Vowel pronunciation winter are like. a chance to experience different seasons: we know what a really Pronunciation for beginners! sunny spring. we recommend you to download a free application of Lithuanian-English dictionary to your smart phone. 10 Vilnius University Student Guide Lithuania in brief 11 . and U [u] as in book the coldest is January (with an average temperature – about -2.over 30° C).

John’s day (Day of Dew). 1990) constitution in Europe (preceding the French Constitution).28 (2016) Lithuania’s historical phenomenon of the 19th century is the May 1 International Labour Day. characterized book smuggling as a unique and unprecedented August 15 Assumption Day (Day of Grass). 21 Easter Day second in the whole world. It’s wise to keep this in mind if you have planed The Balts inhabited the present Lithuanian territory in the your arrival or departure on those days. and the April 20. November 1 All Saints’ Day. April 5. March 11 Day of Restitution of Independence of A constitution was adopted at the end of 18th. representatives of the Lithuanian nation signed the Act of December 25 – 26 Christmas. determined and trusted December 24 Christmas Eve. Book smuggling emerged as resistance to the June 24 St. It was the first Lithuania (from Soviet Union. 20 courageous. 7th – 2nd centuries BC Public holidays Lithuania was mentioned in 1009 in Quedlinburg Annals for the first time Public holidays January 1 New Year’s Day. Independence of Lithuania “re-establishing an independent state.Time History Lithuanian standard time is + 2 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean We are proud of our history and keep Time (GMT). In 2004. The territory of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania stretched from the February 16 Day of Re-establishment of the Baltic to the Black Sea at the beginning of the 15th c.6 (2015). telling our foreign visitors about it. repressive actions of tsarist Russia authorities against the Lithuanian July 6 Statehood Day (commemorates the Catholic Church consisting of the ban of Lithuanian prayer books coronation of the first King of and the imposition of Russian Orthodox faith. phenomenon in the world. the UNESCO Lithuania). 12 Vilnius University Student Guide Lithuania in Brief 13 . On 16 February 1918. March 27. book smuggling. State of Lithuania (1918). Daylight Saving Time starts on last Sunday in March and ends on last Sunday in October. Don’t be confused as Lithuania has Daylight Saving Time.

severing all previous links with other states. Many Lithuanians joined partisan 5 4 groups to fight for Lithuania’s independence. with Vilnius as its capital city.lt/en 2. started mass deportations of the Lithuanian population to remote areas of the Soviet Union. “Hi” in Lithuanian http://www. on 14–18 6 June. Lithuania is near the ….based on democratic principles.” Time for quiz! On 15 June 1945.eu2013.lithuania. sea Further readings: History of Lithuania 4. 7 On 11 March 1990.travel/?lang=2 7. Lithuanians favorite drink About Lithuania: 6. The capital of Lithuania Information source: The Official Gateway to Lithuania http://www. Lithuanians second religion 14 Vilnius University Student Guide Lithuania in Brief 15 . The period of partisan 2 fights is one of the most dramatic and tragic events in Lithuania‘s history. 1 1. Lithuania again reunited with the European family. The oldest living indo-European language 3. Following its EU and NATO membership in 2004. National currency until 2015 http://www.lt/en/History-of-Lithuania-Book 5.lietuva. the Soviet Union occupied Lithuania and. the independent State of Lithuania was 3 re-established.

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Vilnius does not lack for interesting events the Old Town all year round. Jews – 0.vilnius-events. Such a rich history has resulted in a vibrant city full of culture and colours. the Old Town. Vilnius is recognized by UNESCO as one of the most beautiful cities in Eastern and Central Europe. The strong and visible presence Parks. and percent of the city’s area creates an atmosphere of enthusiasm and optimism. 18 Vilnius University Student Guide Vilnius City 19 . and representatives of other ethnic such as cultural Night. the city of Vilnius boasts about 63 000 students. You can taste up to 200 different beers in 14th century cellars of As with all capital cities. There are various cultural events. is one of the Vilnius is the largest city of the country. public gardens and other green areas cover over 46 of students in Vilnius gives the city a youth and modern feel. Average-sized. Ethnic Lithuanians – 57. Street Music Day. Vilnius residents can be proud of their clean water.Vilnius City Do you know that… The historical center of Vilnius. Russians – 14%. Residents and guest can enjoy great variety of cultural events.7%.5%. backgrounds account for the remaining 5%. so they can drink tap water without hesitation Vilnius is home to people of different ethnic backgrounds. Belarusians – 4%.8%. the population of Vilnius was 538 496 people -17% of the UNESCO World Heritage List total population of the country. Be always updated about the cultural events at Vilnius: Vilnius has always been an international city – it seems like http://www. According to the 2013 largest old towns in Eastern Europe and is included in the statistics. in halls or in non- traditional venues. cosy Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania.lt/en over hundreds of years half of Europe’s nations have added their flavours to the melting pot. During the academic year. festivals and celebrations taking place either in the open air. Vilnius festival etc. Poles – 18.

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tutorials.Studies – Academic information 22 Vilnius University Student Guide Vilnius University 23 . International students can choose from over 500 courses. The Bell Tower of Vilnius University is the highest (68 are applied: TOEFL score: PBT – 550. Humanities. seminars. 5 institutes. Your studies may consist of lectures.4 studies in humanities. physical and biomedical sciences and technologies. volumes Language requirements: For exchange students a minimum level B1. projects. It means that 1 ECTS credit corresponds to 25-30 hours of work (lectures. a botanical garden and the Church of For degree students specific English language requirements St. is one of the oldest Your expected learning outcomes are counted in ECTS credits universities in Central and Eastern Europe.5 hours. Vilnius University boasts more than 21 000 students. self-study and examinations). graduate and postgraduate 10. astronomical observatory. 3 University hospitals. Johns’. Maximum pass is: Vilnius University offers undergraduate. practical work. Vilnius University uses 10-point grading scale. All faculties of Vilnius University except the Faculty of writing and orally. minimum pass is: 5. As the oldest and largest of Lithuania’s higher education institutions. Vilnius University enjoys intercultural environment created by Vilnius University students have to gather 30 ECTS credits per international students from over 50 countries all over the world.vu. which are based on the workload. fail is: 1 . iBT . which is located in Kaunas. 4 interdisciplinary the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages research and study centers. seminars. More information: www. also practical or laboratory work. semester.80 or IELTS score: 6 m. an (CEFR) is recommended for the language in which the chosen course is taught. Duration of a lecture or a seminar bachelor and master programmes taught in foreign languages usually 1. as defined by Vilnius University has 14 faculties.lt/en . Vilnius University is an active participant in international scientific and Examinations and pass/fail evaluations are in writing or both in research activities. founded in 1579. Vilnius University has the oldest (1570) and the newest (2013) Courses for international students are taught in English or other libraries in The Baltic’s: and its collection contains over 5 million foreign language. social sciences.Vilnius University Good to know… Do you know that… For every international student it is useful to know some facts about Vilnius University education system Vilnius University.) building in Vilnius Old Town dominating its panorama For the study programmes in Russian: Russian language proficiency level C1. are in Vilnius City.

Studies .January 26 semester Spring February 4 .17 Holiday: Summer July 1 . but usually it starts in the end of semester until the middle of January/June. No fixed examination session is defined.28 April 10 .August 31 Holiday: Please check for updated information here: www.lt/en/ .vu. Academic 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 year Autumn September 1 .Academic calendar Time to have fun! The academic year at Vilnius University has two semesters: autumn and spring.April 6 March 21 .June 30 February 6 - semester June 30 Christmas December 24 .January 1 Holiday: Easter March 30 .Academic calendar 24 Vilnius University Student Guide Vilnius University 25 .

Studies in Foreign Languages 26 Vilnius University Student Guide 27 .

Check the prerequisites of each course and make sure that you fulfil Humanities. etc. Please read the prerequisites fee depends on faculty. Vilnius University offers signatures are in place before you send it to Vilnius University.vu. a variety of courses and study programmes 6.from 25 EUR to 54 EUR per ECTS credit Detailed information about the courses is available at our website: www. Not sure how to Courses in foreign languages do this? Don’t miss your chance to find out during the Orientation Week. All changes must be submitted to the International Programmes and Relations Office. Consider the workload recommendations when choosing your Russian at undergraduate and graduate level.Exchange Students .Courses taught in foreign languages The University offers a range of degree programmes in English and 2.Studies . semester or 70 ECTS credits per academic year. Check the availability of the chosen courses: semester. The tuition the required background for the courses. Vilnius University offers Bachelor and Master Studies in fields of 3. Azerbaijan. In order to respond to the demands of 5. Fill out the Learning Agreement form. Maximum allowed workload is 40 ECTS credits per China. Biomedical and Physical Sciences. If you are an exchange or a free moving student you have a possibility to choose from over 500 courses taught in foreign languages. Make sure that all required international activities. Social.vu. All academic offer and tuition fees can be found here: www. Turkey.from 19 EUR to 58 EUR per ECTS credit coordinators. Master courses . Vilnius University. You are Tuition fees allowed to take courses at different faculties. the specific admission requirements. carefully and consult about them with your home institution Bachelor courses . Studies – Tuition fees and timetable.lt/en . please do the following: 1. Russia.Courses taught in foreign Contact your coordinator at the International Programmes and languages Relations Office at Vilnius University to know the exact fees for the courses you prefer to select before signing the Learning Agreement. faculty. An average workload is about 30 ECTS credits per one seeking students from over 30 countries: Germany.vu. How to select courses for exchange students Degree programmes To select courses for your application.Studies – Exchange students . semester.lt/en - 4. Georgia. but make sure if you have Free Moving students are expected to cover the tuition fee. USA. Select courses from the list: www. 28 Vilnius University Student Guide Studies in Foreign Languages 29 . Currently we host degree courses.lt/en . study level and numbers of credits. Note: you will be able to change your courses upon arrival at taught in foreign languages. Ukraine.

If you like challenges .flf.lt/en/ www. There are 10-12 students in Physical Sciences the group and.lsk. reading and writing skills. Biomedical Sciences Vilnius University offers one academic year length course as well as Social Sciences short (two weeks and four weeks) courses. skills for beginners to lecture on literature.learning Lithuanian might be one of them. one-to-one instruction is provided. That’s why during the first 2 weeks of each semester we offer Survival Lithuanian Course. The language of instruction is Lithuanian except necessary comments in Technology Sciences English or Russian for beginners. Besides classes guided tours around Vilnius degree holders. You will learn basic phrases that will help to handle in real-life situations: meeting people. The courses are designed for 4-6 contact hours a day. Courses are offered at three levels: beginners. basic by participating in international events. and development of communicative performing educational work. For more information: Lithuanian Language Studies department All information is available here: http://www. if required. The syllabus varies from grammar. (1 contact hour is 45 minutes). ethno and his- Competition for Doctoral studies is open for Master’s or equivalent tory at a more advanced level. Less stress.Doctoral degree programmes Other programmes in English Vilnius University offers Doctoral studies in 26 fields of science: Lithuanian language courses Humanities Lithuanian language is recognized as one of the oldest spoken languages in the world. shopping. five days a week Doctoral students also enhance their knowledge in various workshops. academic projects and vocabulary.lt/en – Studies – Degree Students – Admission – PhD students Survival Lithuanian At least 2 foreign languages are spoken by over a half of population in Lithuania so you should avoid serious communication problems during your stay. Baltic philology. etc.vu. intermediate and advance. getting around the city. and Lithuania are offered for summer courses.vu. ordering meals. but strongly recommended! 30 Vilnius University Student Guide Studies in Foreign Languages 31 . Lithuanians really enjoy foreign people trying to speak Lithuanian. organizing leisure time. more fun! Survival Lithuanian is not obligatory. using the phone. In fact.

That’s why we have broken down information accordingly to the student status: Exchange student. Degree student 32 Vilnius University Student Guide 33 . Application Procedure and Deadlines We understand that the application procedure seems very confusing and takes time. Free Moving student.

Application Application Send your Acceptance Read more deadlines documents application to us Student is admitted to June 1 – Application form for International After acceptance www. 3 to the student’s home accommodation (if or university within a student wishes LT-01513 Vilnius 3 weeks after the to stay in the receipt of application international students Lithuania documents.Exchange of one or another Learning Agreement Relations Office with the Letter of students – Enrolment E x change students exchange programme November 15 – Transcript of records Acceptance and the procedure or bilateral agreement Spring semester Letter of nomination Vilnius University information package from home institution which is usually sent Application for Universiteto Str. Spring semester accommodation (if a For students who student wishes to stay need visa for entering in the international Lithuania students’ dormitory) May 1 – Autumn Passport or ID card semester copy October 1 – Spring semester 34 Vilnius University Student Guide Application Procedure procedure and Deadlines deadlines 35 .vu. but not dormitory) earlier than May 15 Passport or ID copy (Autumn semester) and October 15 Student’s home For students who don’t Application form for (Spring semester) University has no need visa for entering Free Moving Students F ree M oving students cooperation contacts Lithuania Letter of with VU and he/she June 1 – Recommendation arranges the studies Autumn semester Transcript of Records at Vilnius University November 15 – Application for individually.lt/en - VU under the auspices Autumn semester Exchange Students Programmes and students are provided Studies .

iBT . Admission students Graduation Certificate. – bachelor degree LT-01513 Vilnius D egree students completed Transcript of Records Lithuania Certificate of recognition of the qualifications issued by the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education Letter of motivation Notarised copy of passport or ID Proficiency of English language (TOEFL: pBT – 550.lt/en - University degree and for EU/EEA Degree Students Programmes and Admissions Commission Studies .Secondary School deadline. Application Application Send your Acceptance Read more deadlines documents application to us Student who seeks a June 15 – Application form for International The university’s www.Degree (or) qualification at students Proof of previous Relations Office will announce final students . 3 notifications will be sent for Master Degree by e-mail.80 or IELTS:6) A copy of document proving application fee payment 2 recent passport size photos (3×4) 36 Vilnius University Student Guide Application Procedure and Deadlines 37 . Universiteto Str.vu.Admission Vilnius University. education: admission results in May 1 – for Bachelors Degree Vilnius University 40 working days after for non-EU .

Practical Information Once admitted to Vilnius University you might need to be well prepared to avoid unpleasant surprises during your stay here! You will find basic practical information on services you may use inside and outside the University 38 Vilnius University Student Guide 39 .

Document concerning Migration Office in Vilnius. Completed application form 1. from non EU/ 3. University mediation letter University to issue visa D requesting temporary Non EU/EEA citizens (issued by IPRO) residence permit (issued by IPRO) All international students. Health insurance valid in or proof that you are Programmes and Relations Office (IPRO) by e-mail: trs@cr. All the documents should be submitted to the 8. 5. Completed application form citizenship and the length of studies at Vilnius University. Health insurance valid in Lithuania for at least of If you are coming for degree studies you need to apply for a temporary 20 000 Litas residence permit (TRP) to live in Lithuania after first semester spent at Vilnius University. 9. 1 photo (40×60) Visa D allows students to travel via Schengen area countries 3 months 6.vu. both degree and non degree.lt Schengen area countries for receiving a scholarship) (at A multiple entry visa (D) may be issued for the period not exceeding at least 20 000 Litas least 500 Litas per month) one year (12 months)! 7. Certificate of enrolment national visa for multiple entries D. Mediation letter from Vilnius 2. 1 photo (40×60) 4. the place of residence in the The decision on the issue of the temporary residence permit shall be 1 EUR = 3. 40 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information 41 . Proofs of sufficient means EEA countries coming for studies to Lithuania are required to get a of support (bank transcript 3.migracija. 2.lt or contact International 6. Proofs of sufficient means within the period of 6 months. State fee in the amount The temporary residence permit to live in Lithuania is issued for one of 300 Litas year period and has to be renewed. receiving a scholarship) (at 4.4528 Litas Republic of Lithuania made within 4 months after the submission of the documents.Visa D and temporary residence The required The required documents documents for visa D: for the Temporary permit in the Republic of Lithuania residence permit: The international students have to apply for visa depending on their 1. Consular fee for visa: 207 Litas 7. Valid passport of support (bank transcript welcome to visit website http://www. A passport and its copy International students to whom visa-free regime is applied may apply least 500 Litas per month) for visa D after arrival in Vilnius. For more detailed information you are 5. The application documents for the or proof that you are (issued by IPRO) issue of visa D should be submitted to the closest Embassy of Lithuania.

Iceland. Medical cost: the insurance has to cover all basic medical 6.lt.urm. European Health Insurance Card (EHIC).4528 LTL) 42 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 43 . However students from non-EU countries who apply for visa 3. you are guaranteed state Formalities for EU/EEA citizens health care services in the case of an accident.lt. Letter of mediation of Vilnius University (issued by IPRO).000 Litas per event residence must be declared at the Municipality Office. For the registration at the Migration Office the following documents are Health insurance for non-EU citizens requested to provide: If you are a citizen of a country outside the EU.lt. must have a valid health insurance which at least meets the following 4. For more detailed information.migracija. must apply for renewal of temporary residence permit at Health insurance for EU citizens least 2 months before the TRP expires. who intends to continue the studies at Vilnius University.It is advisable to contact Embassy of Lithuania for the necessary Note 1: Students coming for one semester studies are not required to information before applying for visa D. http://www.lt valid in Lithuania for the whole study period. http://www. Certificate of enrolment (issued by IPRO). proofs of sufficient means of support (at least 500 Lt per month). Note1: The student. Norway or Switzerland and have a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). please visit websites Note 2: All the documents must be in Lithuanian language. to register at the Migration Office. If you are citizen from one of the 27 Member States of the European Note2: All the documents must be in Lithuanian language. a valid passport (or ID card) and its copy. Which health insurance is applicable to you mainly depends on your nationality. or contact International Programmes and Relations Office by e-mail: trs@cr. Union. Liechtenstein.vu. completed application form. connection with the return After the registration at Migration Office within 7 days the place of Liability: the insurance has to cover at least 20. coming for the degree studies or one academic year have Insurance Card (EHIC) before the arrival to Lithuania. criteria: 5. (1 EUR = 3. private health insurance. register at the Migration Office. Lithuania. You can obtain it either in your country or in 2. assistance cost and your travel expenses which may arise in 7. Registration procedure Consult your home coordinator how to get a European Health EU students. You need to be aware after arrival to Lithuania that the card does not cover the expenses of health care services provided by the private sector. Insurance All international students are supposed to have a medical insurance Full list of Lithuanian Embassies: http://www. Payment of 42 Litas receipt (payment code 5740). you should have a 1.urm.

For life threatening emergencies please dial 112 Medical Diagnostic Center (Private company) Students holding European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) get medical V.lt/en treatment and subsidised medicines prescribed for out-patient care. which is valid in any pharmacy. various yourself to cover all expenses.vlk. The visits to GP are free of charge.. 32/10 care provided by general practitioners (GPs) or specialists. and there are lots of changes to cope with. different Here are some addresses: climate or emotional strains of being away from home can cause some health problems.medcentras. To buy medicine you will be asked for a doctor’s prescription. Antakalnis policlinics When you have a medical problem. However the costs of If you want to enjoy the same privileges as local students you should the material substances used for the dental treatment are not covered get a student card. the family Call center + 370 5 234 2515 doctor will refer you to one. you should contact a family Antakalnio str.lt/vlk/en/ . This card acts as by the EHIC. If you need a consultation with a specific doctor. discounts including public transport. that usually dentists work privately and gave of ID and gives the students free access to the library facilities. hospital www. Dental treatment services are free of charge in primary care institutions Student card which have signed agreements with the THIF.EU matters Lithuanians Students Identity Card – LSP Students having their private health insurance should pay for the International Students Identity Card – ISIC services and ask for reimbursement from their insurance company. Lithuanian food. 10207 Vilnius doctor. The costs of treatment provided by a private doctor who does not have an agreement with the Territorial Health Insurance Fund (THIF) are not covered by the EHIC. firstly. Centro policlinics Pylimo str. every hospital provides Call center +370 5 244 2244 first aid.Health care Arriving to a new country for a longer period is a very challenging time You can freely choose the policlinic which is close to your living place.. Grybo str. LT-01117 Vilnius In case of accident or emergency. 59. 3/1. There are two types of Student card: More information is available at: http://www. 44 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 45 . Please note.

Vilnius University countries must have one Universiteto Str. check descriptions on our website and choose the one which responds Your mentor will assist you in Where to get ISIC: your needs the best. You have Accommodation to buy the additional e-ticket card One of the most important issues to arrange before your study period “Vilniečio kortelė” for the public starts is accommodation.lt/en regular post two months prior to arrival. to make new friends more easily. it is cheaper and easier to arrange (could take longer in Autumn (cards from other EU countries than a rented private accommodation and means that you don’t have to semester) are also valid). No need to carry ID card or Valid with ID card or passport University accommodation slightly varies in services.cesnovic@cr.isic.lt/en The request for the accommodation at the International Student’s before leaving home. However dormitories have some disadvantages: they are quite noisy and do not guarantee privacy.lsp. As an international student you may apply for the transport in Vilnius accommodation in a dormitory or you may make your own arrangements. please contact your mentor: vu@esnlithuania. getting LSP. Lithuania During the registration at Vilnius University you will get the official All enquires concerning accommodation should be addressed confirmation of your enrolment. Public transport discounts for all Public transport discounts for EU Some dormitories are close enough to the University faculties in a quite students trains/busses tickets students only convenient location to access them by public transport or to reach on between Lithuanian cities included foot.vu. Contact your mentor http://www. LT-01513 Vilnius.Please find the comparison below for your convenience: If you still have any doubts or questions. so it’s worth to passport with you all the time only.8€) Costs 30Lt (~8.lt 46 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 47 . as it allows them Producing time is up to 2 weeks Producing time is up to 15 min. Costs 13Lt (~3.lt LSP ISIC Integrated e-ticket No integrated e-ticket. All students from non EU Unnecessary if you have LSP Accommodation Office. 3. More Dormitory must be submitted to the Accommodation Office by email or information: www. You are welcome to use it for a public directly to the Accommodation Officer: Ms Agata Česnovič transport discount while waiting for LSP.7€) University dormitories Valid in Lithuania only Valid in 126 countries International students tend to stay at the dormitories. hunt for a flat in the area you don’t know very well. Room 105. agata.

History reach University venues. Dormitory in Olandu street Dormitory in Didlaukio street Sauletekio ave.lt/en . 7 Lt per one wash Yes. Have to be shared by 5 people Yes.vu. Price: 20 Lt/ month Yes. Shared by 5 people Wireless internet Yes. 51 Didlaukio str. in each room No. Look for the details on our website: www.Accommodation Dormitory in Saulėtekis ave. One for each corridor. 10266 Vilnius 01207 Vilnius Location Walking distance to Faculties Close to the Old Campus Public transport is necessary to of Economics. have to be shared by 23 people to be shared by 18 people to be shared by 23 people Bathroom facilities Yes. Access to cable internet in each room each room Blankets and pillows Price: 17 Lt/ month Price: 17 Lt/ month Price: 17 Lt / month Laundry facilities Yes Yes. have Yes. Philosophy.Practical information . One for each corridor. 39 and Olandu str.Dormitories Note: if you stay less then one month you will have to pay the price for each day. 7 Lt per one wash Move in For autumn semester: For 31stautumn semester: 31st of August of August For spring semester: 3rd of February 3rd of February Arrival deposit 200 Lt after arrival No No Price per one person per month Double room 300 Lt Double room 170 Lt Double room 170 Lt (Lt) Triple room 200 Lt Triple room 150 Lt Triple room 150 Lt 48 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 49 . One for each corridor. have Yes. 4. (Philology. Oriental Studies Center. Physics. Communication an Law Faculties.Studies . 59 Vilnius Saulėtekio ave. Access to cable internet in No. Price: 20 Lt/ month Yes. Institute of International Relations and Political Sciences Room type Double and triple rooms Double and triple rooms Double and triple rooms Common room with internet access No Yes No Common kitchen Yes. Shared by 5 people Yes. 7 Lt per one wash Yes.

aruodas.com Plan your trip using official public transport webpage www.cornerhotel.stops. electricity and internet. The price for such an accommodation depends on the district and the number of rooms.lt By public transport: Here are some options how to reach your dormitory easily. Prices of private accommodation vary from 150 to 350 EUR plus extra costs for water. domo. train/ dormitories.lt usually 4 Lt per 1 km plus 5 Lt fixed fee. Arrival in Vilnius International students mostly travel to Vilnius by plane. More options can be found here: http://www.alio. 1488. Local students may have some really good tips – be Taxi that accept bank cards: – call 1450 . You can also call a taxi by www. heating. but with the suitcase might be difficult. so Fax: +370 5 250 0694 Faks. bus station and dormitories. You will be able to choose time.lt www.lt www. but be prepared to pay more.03111 Vilnius The International Vilnius Airport is 7 kilometres away from the city Tel. Vilnius T.lt. info@greenhotel. 1403. +370 5 210 2364 rather choose the public transport or taxi. 1441.: +370 5 250 0695 Tel.plius.lt reservation@cornerhotel. Don’t hesitate. There Websites where you can find flats for rent: are always plenty of taxi cars there.rinka. Green Vilnius hotel Corner Hotel From the Airport Pilaitės ave.lt phone or book it at Vilnius Tourist Information Centre (Airport Arrival Hall). Youth hostels are usually rather expensive in comparison to University Here you will find information on connections between Airport.lt www. Taxi booking and information www. It is very popular among the international students to rent an apartment Be aware not to take the wrong direction! or a flat.1414.greenhotel. +370 5 210 2361 center.hostelworld. 1420. you may always find accommodation suitable for you anywhere in Vilnius. stops and see the map.lt www. LT-04352. 1366 50 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 51 . By taxi: You may pick a taxi at the airport entrance outside the airport. www.lt www.Ševčenkos str.etaksi. Walking is healthy. however Vilnius Hostels can be also reached by train. 20.edomus. LT . 16. bus or car.lt – Renting a flat Trip planer.Private housing Transport If you are not sure about staying at the University dormitories. The best way to find accommodation is to ask your mentor’s assistance. 1428 smart to use them! More taxi numbers: 1411.

Use underground Option 1 From Airport Get out at pass (1 min) and Get out at stop Option 1 From Station* Get out at stop Take BUS No. 10 “Mykolo Romerio stop universitetas” * Check your bus routes in the the Bus and Train station on the map below. Saulėtekis ave. take BUS No. 34 “Filaretų” Olandu str. No. Dormitory in IN OUT IN OUT Option 1 From Airport Get out at From “Žaliasis tiltas” Get out at stop Didlaukio str. 2G “Mykolo Romerio Take BUS No. 3G “Žaliasis tiltas” take BUS No. 10 universitetas” Option 1 From Airport Get out at From “Žaliasis tiltas” Get out on stop Take BUS No. 1G “Pramogų arena” arena” “Mykolo Romerio Didlaukio str. 34 Option 2 From Station* Get out at stop From “Pramogų Get out on stop Dormitory in IN OUT IN OUT take BUS No.) “Filaretų universitetas” Station) Take a BUS No. 3G “Europos aikštė” from “Europos aikštė” “Saulėtekis” Take TROLLEYBUS “Saulėtekis” stop take BUS No. 2 or 14 Option 1 From Station* Get out at stop Dormitory in IN OUT IN OUT take BUS No. Take BUS No. 6G “Filaretų” stop Option 1 From Station* Get out at stop Option 2 From Airport Get out at Stotis 2 min walk to another Get out at stop take BUS No.From Airport From the Bus and Train Station Dormitory in IN OUT IN OUT Dormitory in IN OUT IN OUT Saulėtekis ave. 3G “Žaliasis tiltas” take BUS No. 52 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 53 . 1 (Bus and Train stop* (Stoties Str. 88 stop a TROLLEYBUS No. 2 Option 2 From Airport Get out at 2 min walk to “Vinco Get out at stop Dormitory in IN OUT IN OUT Take MICROBUS “Mažasis teatras” Kudirkos aikštė” Take “Saulėtekis” Olandu str. 4G No.

For more information visit www.m.lt Types of tickets Regular With the Validation (Litas) student discount (Litas) 30 minute 2.50 1. driver 54 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 55 .75 Valid only for one trip/ possible to journey till the last stop of in 15 languages. but e-ticket of journeys for buses and later you will get used to it. buy only from the route.vilniustransport.10 Valid for unlimited number e-ticket of journeys for buses and trolleybuses for 30 minutes 60 minute 3.lt.“ Vilniečio kortelė” has to be credited with an appropriate amount of money and/or the selected type of public transport tickets.60 Valid for unlimited number e-ticket of journeys for buses and trolleybuses for 60 minutes Public transport 1 day (24 h) 12 6 Valid for unlimited number Using public transport for the first time might seem complicated. Use a trip planner to check departure and arrival time. You can buy and top – up “Vilniečio kortelė” in all venues marked by sign “Vilniečio kortelė”.20 1. In Vilnius we have well connected busses trolleybuses for 24 hours and trolleybuses transport system. Information is available Single ticket 3.stops. New “Vilniečio kortelė” costs 4 Lt. 30 days 100 20 Valid for unlimited number e-ticket of journeys for buses and Routes and timetables trolleybuses for 30 days Vilnius trolleybuses and busses start running at 5 a.20 1. If you don’t know the exact stop you need. and stop at midnight. use a map with all bus stops bus/trolleybus to find the closest departure and destination stops. Tickets For the use of public transport we recommend to purchase an e-ticket (“Vilniečio kortelė”). For the timetables visit www.

A student discount is available on presentation of a valid Student ID card.50 to 1 EUR) per kilometre in the city. or lost.45 EUR. however if it is late at night. bikes are available for rent 24 hours 7 days a week. 1441.5 EUR. It is easy and comfortable. 1366 You can also book a taxi by internet. The first half hour of rental is free. Those wishing to use the service will have to pay a 5. 1403. Each station is located 300-400m from each other.lt Biking Biking is becoming more and more popular means of transportation in Vilnius. Dublin. the fourth – 3.lt or www.Remember to activat e-ticket when using the transport services. the third – 1. 56 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 57 .50 to 3 Litas (from 0. quick and safe way to reach your destination. Taxi that accept by bank cards: – call 1450 .etaksi. Use the links: http://www. 1488. Do not get surprised if you are charged a fixed taxi fare (1 EUR) for getting on a taxi.45 EUR. At the rental stations. Taxi Taxi may be expensive. Vilnius city has recently launched bike rental system.80 EUR registration fee.lt to get around. especially for young people. 1428 More taxi numbers: 1411. you are on your own. Brussels and 64 other cities around the world. The rental fees board of public vehicle.7 EUR. a taxi can be an easy. 1420. The second half hour cost 0.cyclocity. which costs 8. Busses and trolleybuses are the cheapest way For more information visit: www. Cyclists will be able to use the system by connecting their „Vilniečio otherwise you will be charged a fixed amount. The taxi fare is from 1.1414. Due to Nordic climate the bike rental season usually lasts from March/April to October. The similar bicycle rental system exists in Paris. E-Ticket readers are on kortelė” or with a CycloCity card. will be paid out of this initial value.taxi.

org “Use the opportunity to get a mentor! That was so important for me!” (Switzerland. The mentors can provide advice and support to you before. contact mentors at vu@esnlithuania. You will be paired up with a local student. Its collection contains over 5 million volumes. At Vilnius University you can use library at different locations: Central Library at Old Campus of Vilnius University Scholarly Communication and Information Centre (SCIC) Libraries of faculties and centers At the Central Library you will find: Bibliography reading room Oriental reading room Central Library Lending Department Rare Book Reading Room Humanistic Information Centre (HIC): Manuscript Reading Room Lithuanian Reading Room Department of Graphic Arts 58 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 59 . Vilnius University is proud to have the oldest (1570) and the newest (2013) libraries in The Baltics’. Mentor system International students have an opportunity to apply for a mentor. who can help you to adjust to life at Vilnius University. If you wish to have a mentor. female) Library Probably no student can imagine their productive studies without a library. during and after you have moved to Lithuania.

It is open Photocopying. Working hours may change during holiday Printing. If you are coming under the Erasmus Electronic services exchange programme you are encouraged to seek extra scholarships Library provides access to various electronic databases. and scanning services card in the Lending Department. internet access School have facilities friendly for students with special needs. For students with special needs Registration at Vilnius University library If you are currently a student of Vilnius University and have your Lithuanian student card you don’t have to register. reading room for students with Before using Self-service photocopiers you must buy a copying. printing children. at International Office of Vilnius University to discuss their need for support as soon as possible. silent reading room. printing and scanning 24 hours 7 days a week. Faculty libraries and center offer more specific literature. order from area. relaxation. They provide at your home university to cover any costs related to your special full texts of the articles from various publications and search for needs.vu. can receive a reader’s card. lounge chairs for discussions/ libraries. You can also use your own laptop. bibliographical information. summer vacation). copying and fast scanning services with self-service periods (public holidays. reading room or other services: http://www. There is a café On the ground floor. Wireless network covers all area of VU library. Those who don’t have Lithuanian student card yet.You will definitely enjoy studying in the new library (SCIC). When it is closed. Institute of International Relations and Political Science and International Business Computers. 60 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 61 . Please keep in mind that only Faculty of Philosophy. Each reading room of VU library is equipped with computers and most of them provide access to the internet. Cards are Students with disabilities are advised to contact their coordinator issued in VU Central library Lending Department.lt/en/research-and- Professors and doctoral students of Vilnius University can book a studies/user-service private reading room for free of charge.mb. users of the SCIC are allowed to prepare hot drinks and heat up their food in the café More information how to order and borrow a publication. room for individual work for professors and PhD students. The library is full of working photocopiers are available at VU Central library and in the faculties’ places equipped with computers.

Bitė. Ežys (Omnitel).org/ Email: ptmc@fsf. For an international call. +370 5 268 7254 International Phone Codes: http://countrycode. city code and phone number. first dial 00. (37) and phone number. international environment. You can get the prepaid cards: Extra. and Tele 2. Room 116 Internet and phones Internet You can find many free accessible Wi-Fi spots in a city center and university campus. Each of them offers different tariffs and terms. for Kaunas anxiety.vu.vu. If you need any help or assistance. country (+370) and then the code of the city (for Vilnius 5.teo.Psychological counselling Phones There are three basic service providers of mobile connection: Omnitel. It can help to reduce stress.EDUROAM 62 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 63 . student card number) to eduroam@vu. as well as gain self-confidence. then dial the code of the country. birth date. dial 8.lt/en . In order to get Eduroam wireless network account you have to send the request with basic information (full name.lt/namutelefonas/miestu_kodai Faculty of Philosophy Universiteto Street 9/1. and tackle personal and interpersonal difficulties related to everyday To call to Lithuania from a foreign country. contact Vilnius University If you call to an ordinary number in another city of Lithuania.lt Lithuanian City Codes: http://www. dial first the code of the life and ensure psychological wellbeing. so you will be able to The aim of psychological counseling is to help a student to understand choose one which best suits to your needs. Training Center: Phone number. negative thoughts and feelings.lt Look for detailed information on how to install Eduroam wireless network to your computer: www. Sometime students feel stress and sadness while adapting in a new Labas (Bitė) or Pildyk (Tele 2) at all kiosks or designated trading places. Psychological Innovations and Research then the city code and the phone number.ittc.

03 Note.Living expenses Job opportunities Be realistic while planning your expenses during your stay in Vilnius.74 Photocopy (1 page) 0.75 Day menu in café (soup. Vilnius. The citizens of EU states and the members of their families. study period.77 Republic of Lithuania Law on the Legal status of Aliens Cinema ticket 5. University residences you have a right to work in Lithuania.INFORMATION FOR EU Book (popular book. hard cover) 10 NATIONALS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS . The family members of citizens of the Social/leisure 75 EU who are not citizens of the EU are issued EU residence permits. A cup of regular coffee 1.21 Migration Department www. Food 175 The same regulations are applied to citizens of the countries of Materials for studies 43 European Free Trade Association. To get the work permit you must have a temporary residence permit. Public transport 6 Hygiene goods 30 for non EU citizen Other 60 If you are not an EU citizen and intend to work in Lithuania. you will TOTAL 489 have to get a work permit. are issued the certificate of a set form by the Minister of the Accommodation at VU dormitories ~100 Interior every six months that gives their right to live in the country. for EU citizen Estimated average living expenses for a single person for one month in If you are a citizen of the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland. If you receive a work permit for the period of studies you have a right to work during part-time studies not more than 20 hours per week and Compare prices in Vilnius and your country (EUR) only from the second year of studies.lt . who move to Lithuania for more than three Cost of living/ per month/ per person (EUR) months. sift drink) 3.migracija. so look for more detailed information: Milk (1 litre) 0. It is quite complicated to find part-time job in Lithuania.Right of citizens of the EU 64 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information information 65 . main dish. It Degree students are allowed to work 20 hours per week in accordance is essential that you have enough money for the whole duration of your with the legislation of Lithuania. the Lithuanian legal acts implementing work conditions are Bread (1 kg in a shop) 1 chancing constantly. The university assists for full-time Please note that these figures represent the average cost of living in students to obtain temporal residence permit.

.... You must close your account before leaving the country! .......... Vilnius ........................................................................................................................... issued by your coordinator at Vilnius ......................................... open a bank account.... Bank will be requested to show your passport and a letter of Mediation... To ........... LT-01103 Vilnius Gedimino ave.................................................................. Vilnius Didžioji str................................. ............... Vokiečių str................ 49A.ldb.. Vilnius .................................. LT-01109....................................................... International Programmes and Rela- tions Office will be on hand to give you more information on how to ............. 26 Gedimino ave..................................... 18... Time to take notes! Member States to reside and the legal status of their family members in the Republic of Lithuania Lithuanian Labour Exchange under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour: http://www.................................................................... University International Office............................................ Opening a bank account ............. asked to open a bank account................................... ½. 66 Vilnius University Student Guide Practical Information 67 ........................................................................ At the bank you will be asked to complete paper application forms................ Gedimino Ave....................... 18................ limited number of accounts for international students and some at them charge an annual fee............................................. Banks have ............................................ ask your mentor for assistance............................................................... Possible options in the Old Town: ........ Vilnius Barboros Radvilaitės str...................................... AB “Swedbank” AB DNB ...................................... If you get a monthly scholarship from Vilnius University you will be ................................ LT-01128.... 12............. Vilnius Vilniaus str....aspx ............ AB SEB AB Nordea ........................................ .................................................................................. Placementofforeigners............................... feel more comfortable.................................... 35.................................. All banks provide online banking services............lt/en/Information/Services/Pages/ .............

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faculties’ that shouldn’t be missed by any student. Check for more information: www. events organized by Vilnius University and each faculty separately. photo For exchange students: camera and good mood are indispensable in this event! www.lt/en . Have you heard of Dinas. coordinators or academic advisors and student life. the 1st of September is the time to show off! Experience the other important information. posters and thousands of students’ smiles! Your country flag. who is 18 meters long and weighs about 10 tones? He is a mascot of the Faculty of Physics and every year he is in the first line of a procession from Faculty of Physics to the Faculty of Philology! Days of faculties enable students to participate in contests. cinema evenings and so on.News & Events 70 Vilnius University Student Guide life Student Life 71 .lt/en/ . Participation in the You can join different lectures given by local and invited professors. Orientation Week is strongly recommended. orientation games and many more activities. concerts. With the help of our mentors your transition will be easy a fun. You will receive orientation week programme and University. guest lectures. Student Procession on the 1st of September Before coming to Vilnius regularly check your email you have provided No matter if you belong to the biggest or the smallest faculty of Vilnius for your coordinator.Studies . conferences.Exchange students – After Arrival Days of faculties For degree students: Every faculty tries to show the best of it by organizing a few days or www.Orientation Events at week (OW) Vilnius University Orientation Week is designed to assist you . However there are two events Our programme events will introduce you to your mentor.Degree students – After Arrival even a week of various events once a year. For all international students free of charge.vu. Take a chance to see a rock opera that is created and performed by students. During the academic year you will have an opportunity to attend many Orientation week takes place during the first week of each semester.vu. hundreds of flags.lt/en . enthusiasm and the pulse of the enormous crowd of Vilnius University Orientation Week programme is available on the website usually 2 students and join them in this crazy procession from the Parliament Palace weeks before the semester starts: to the Central Building of Vilnius University: dozens of slogans.Studies .vu.to settle into University life. a dinosaur. and definitely unforgettable.

org or join Facebook page: https://www.facebook. If you have any questions. You won’t become its member automatically. as Vilnius University ESN is responsible for Mentor programme and also organizes cultural events for International students during the Orientation week.vusa. Student unions Vilnius University Student‘s representation (VUSA) The Vilnius University Student’s Representations is run by students.com/ESNVilniusUniversity 72 Vilnius University Student Guide life Student Life 73 .org To follow all news and events.esnlithuania. contact ESN members directly by email: vu@esnlithuania.lt Erasmus Student Network (ESN) ESN is one of the key volunteer student organizations in higher education in Europe. for students and is dedicated to the social and welfare needs of all the University students. represent the needs and rights of international students on the local national and international level. It provides opportunities for cultural understanding and self-development under the principle of Students Helping Students. visit the official website: http://vu. Find more: www. Network members work for the interest of international students help to improve social and practical integration. We are sure you will have a contact with its members. but you are welcome to join your faculty union at any time.

The group participates in non- Individual or group trainings with minimum charge (working out traditional events.lt You can listen Orchestra’s tunes at: https://soundcloud.fvt. 21 .K.Sports Theatre Group “MINIMUM” Can you believe that MINIMUM theatre group exists more than 440 University Health and Sport Center provide the university community years! Here the traditions join modern interpretation of literary works with versatile sports services. basketball.com/bigbendas Contact: ratiliokai@gmail.ratilio. and Mars.lt General physical trainings (Physical education and wellness in Contact: Rimantas.m.vu. It keeps in contact with Lithuanian and volleyball hall. Website: www. table tennis. popular music. concerts. The group participates in many activities. The has plenty of offers to you.venckus@kc. There is a group for students with poor health .com Folklore Ensemble “Ratilio“ If you prefer an active student life after the lectures. to 21:00 jazz productions. table tennis.ssc.com 74 Vilnius University Student Guide life Student Life 75 .minimum. with body-builders. Vilnius University This club is suitable for you if you enjoy folklore dances and songs. and thus confusing consciousness volleyball) of audience with absurd experiments on the scene.Adapted VU Kinetic Theatre Group physical activity If you like experimental and non-traditional theatre this might be a Specialized physical trainings (athletics. football. dance/theatre festivals. Čiurlionio str. The orchestra performs various styles of music: from brass bands to Rehearsals take place on Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 p. The performances take place indoor as well as outdoor. Pilates. Website: www.) international contemporary professional dance/theatre scene and You can find out more at: http://www.vu. Website: www.vu. athletics stadium. weightlifting. M. main idea of this club is to take over and develop the traditional cultural The Orchestra “Oktava” heritage.com Contact: Head Albinas Kučinskas albinasku@gmail. In order to join the team pm. such as: international University theatre festivals. etc. you need to have musical preparation to play any wind-instrument. physical/visual/non-verbal theatre.lt/en contemporary movement of mimes. cinema/video projects. The group is being faithful to the traditions of fitness aerobics. art exhibitions. judo. good choice for you. ( Faculty of Medicine ) in the Grand Hall . It includes both indoor and outdoor on which all performances are based.kc.vu.lt Student clubs Contact: vuteatras@gmail.lt autumn semester and Training of individual health in spring semester). football and basketball halls. sambo.

vusa.foto@vusa. dances and music pieces. Website: http://www.zygis.com VU Photography and Cinema Club VU Photography and Cinema Club is a part of the Vilnius University Students’ Representation.lt/index. sing or play any instrument you are welcome to Time to test your fantasy! join the oldest student songs and dances ensemble of Lithuania.vu.ansamblis.vu.ciplys @ gmail. Founded back in the 70 ‘s today this club brings together students interested in Photography and cinema.vu.lt 76 Vilnius University Student Guide life Student Life 77 . The student ensemble offers the program of authentic folk songs. Website: http://foto.php?language=en&page=103 Contact: zygis@conf.Vilnius University Songs and Dances Ensemble If you like dance.kinas@vusa. If you are one of them. Website: http://www.lt Hikers Club The club is open to everybody crazy about travelling and those who love spending their time in nature and reliable company.lt/ Contact: eugenijus.lt for photography . decorated with professionalism and students’ mood. you are welcome to join it.lt/ Contact: for cinema .

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6th of July. was built on it. on your way to Kernavė you ing your visit there don’t miss your chance to see the Hill of Crosses can visit the area of burial mounds in Karmazinai. every year people celebrate the day of think once again. Here you can find 20 mounds. Now. the largest oak. What is more.the biggest artificial water reservoir in Lithuania. Since 2004 Kernavė is considered to be UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Trakai you can swim in one of Second World War. The city is a perfect reminder of the Middle Ages in Lithuania. our biggest river. Here we present you 6 amazing places that you must visit: Kaunas The second biggest city in Lithuania and the temporary capital Trakai during the Second World War. For the chocolate 80 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 81 . one of them. The city is also famous for it’s show for our foreign guests! wine. If you that always attracts a lot of foreigners. Dur- digging of several decades are kept. The first capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. It is located where Nėris flows into Ne- One of the most tourist visited places near Vilnius. By the way. called the mound of Voruta. During the 12th century the castle of our King Mindaugas ing Vilnius you have already seen everything? Well. is especially You think Lithuania is very small and that by see. And if you love sports. famous for it’s basketball team “Žalgiris“which is supported by thousands of fans in every match. on this mound. called the arena of Kauno Žalgiris. Kaunas has the biggest arena in Lithuania especially built for 2010 European basketball Kernavė championship. fish. This small town has 5 mounds from which a breathtaking scenery opens.Travelling within Anykščiai Lithuania It is located in the north-east of Lithuania. The city is extremely 5 lakes. the castle is on the are interested in history. (Kryžių kalnas). Therefore. because we certainly have a lot to coronation. It is a historical and architectural monument which is wood in Lithuania just outside the town of Dūkštai and a hill-fort of attractive because of it’s ancientness and spirituality. Also. famous. visit forts of Kaunas which remain from the list of UNESCO Worlds Heritage Site.. the Horses museum and the legend of the stone Puntukas. You will be sur- Karmazinai with an amazing view of the Nėris valley. This town has a castle of Kaunas . The town Šiauliai is full off museums of history and archaeology where findings from The city in the north of Lithuania. prised to see countless number of various crosses. sail with a boat and do other fun activities. you have to see the lagoon lakes in which there are islands of various sizes. It is surrounded by munas.. also called the city of Sun.

however. STREET MUSIC DAYS In May A unique project which has started here in Vilnius and now is spreading across the world. the cleanest beach is in Nida. Casimir. The most popular resort is definitely winter away. One of the symbols of this celebration is a pancake: Palanga. the guardian of Lithuania.lt Last advice: our seaside is the most beautiful during summer time when the temperature of sea is about +18 ˚C. Site. It is a perfect place for fishing People believe what this act helps to attract spring. KAZIUKAS FAIR First weekend of March The fair. Many street musicians and other musical 82 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 83 . very famous for it’s dead dunes. Vilnius is boiling all year round with countless interest- you are interested in museums.. February (46 days before Easter) If the seaside could have a capital. www. even more attractive for some very rare fish species. More pancakes on Shrovetide attractive places that every foreigner has to see is the Curion Spit a Tuesday . visit the museum of bikes and find all ing events. This is a great occasion for traditional craftsmen to present their handmade production to visitors.more success in life.etno. It is also a huge celebration touching every corner of the Old Town. Below we recommend to you some good events definitely worth seeing. in halls or in unexpected venues.lovers we recommend to visit a candy shop “Rūta“where you will buy Events in Vilnius Lithuanian candies originally made following our old traditional reci- pes. Various cultural events. Candies are of various flavours and shapes and are alwaysfresh. If As a capital city. Seaside SHROVE TUESDAY (Fat Tuesday/ Mardi Grass/ Shrovetide) Attractive place with famous resorts such as Nida. has been in existence for over 400 years. that would be Klaipėda for sure – A calendar holiday when mummers flood the Old Town to chase the the third biggest Lithuanian city. One of the most everybody prepares and eats them. which originated from the day of St. festivals and celebrations are taking secrets about them! Šiauliai has a lot to offer and even more to show! place either in the open air. The hottest point of the day is to make a peninsula with sand-dunes and listed on the UNESCO Worlds Heritage fire and to burn out a formal symbol of winter disasters named “Morė”. Palanga and Šventoji.

Concerts take place not only in The Old Town courtyards but also in various concert halls. Gediminas Avenue and Vingis Park for concerts.beginning of September It is the biggest multi-art festival in Vilnius. street theatre.lt/en INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE MUSIC FESTIVAL “SKAMBA SKAMBA KANKLIAI” Last week of May During the festival. The Night of Culture features hundreds of professional and amateur artists performing in various. literally filling the air with their sounds. dance and have a good time in a cheerful crowd.lt Constantly update of information about the events in Vilnius: http://www. Check it out – who knows. Don’t be surprised that international celebrities are also involved here: www. Everyone can sing.gmd. You’ll be surprised to discover a new face of Vilnius at night! Check “must-see” spots on the “culture map” at www. film revues. the courtyards of the Old Town are exceptionally occupied by the lovers of folk art. Mostly the open – air events are for free.sostinesdienos.kulturosnaktis. maybe you’ll be the one to bring this idea to your country! www.vilnius-events.lt/en 84 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 85 . folk bands perform on the streets of the city. fashion shows and carnivals. THE NIGHT OF CULTURE In June One night per year Vilnius is awake to share it’s pearls of creativity. attracting crowds to Cathedral Square.lt VILNIUS CITY FIESTA End of August . mostly unexpected venues.

Lt A. 1 J.lt I. try the Lithuanian National http://www.rusudrama. 3 M. the http://www. the Russian Drama Theatre. K.kultura.menuspaustuve. 23B http://www. 30 http://www. you must see some of Anželika Cholina‘s (The Odd Man Theatre) Anželika Cholina‘s Dance Theatre works.lt http://www. 5 Church of St. Vienuolio str.vilniausrotuse.lvso. and the Old Town http://www. 7 Arklių str.lt Vilniaus str. Laisvės ave. the Olimpiečių str.vmt.piano.lt Vilniaus str.sokioteatras.lt Domino Theatre Youth Theatre Savanorių ave.lt http://www.lt T.lt Aušros Vartų str. http://ach. 22 Congress Concert Hall Vilnius Town Hall http://www. 11 Keistuoliai Theatre. 1 / Trakų St.lt http://www.lt Lithuanian National Lithuanian Russian Opera and Ballet Theatre Drama Theatre Lithuanian National Concert Hall Piano.keistuoliai. 31 http://www.filharmonija.jaunimoteatras. 6 / 16 Didžioji str. 13 Philharmonic Society Kėdainių St. 4 Gedimino ave.opera.Theatre Arts Printing House Šiltadaržio str. 9 http://www.lt http://www. Theatre Arena Dance Theatre of the National Famous directors work at the Lithuanian National Drama Theatre.lt http://www.lt/en/ THEATRES Lithuanian National State Small Theatre CONCERT HALLS Drama Theatre of Vilnius Gedimino ave. 5 http://www.vkamerinisteatras. Kosciuškos str. 6 Vilnius Chamber Theatre Konstitucijos ave.dominoteatras.lt http://www.teatroarena.lt Lithuanian theatre is an active participant in worldwide events and its directors have numerous fans and followers all over the world. Basanavičiaus str. the Small Theatre. Keistuoliai Theatre If you enjoy modern dance. Catherine http://www.lt 86 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 87 .lt theatres. Čiurlionis School of Arts Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre. 60 Dance Theatre If you are more interested in music.teatras. Šimulionio 4-103 Philharmonic Society‘s classical concerts.

lt http://www. Cathedral Square. 18 Arsenalo str. 2/15 Šv. You have to climb a bit to http://www.lnm. Gediminas’ Tower of the Upper Castle Forum Cinemas Vingis Forum Cinemas Akropolis The imposing Gediminas tower is a long-standing symbol in Vilnius and Savanorių ave. 3 http://www. 7 Ozo str. demolished in the beginning of the 19th century. official visits. http://www. receptions. Renaissance and Early Baroque halls of this multifunctional Goštauto str. 4 / 3 Museum may ideally host various public events.lt reach it. performances. Don’t forget to leave by 8 pm if you don’t want to stay overnight Multikino on this hill as they lock the gate for the night.lt http://www. seminars. The Museum represents the history of Lithuania traditional Lithuanian culture and customs. concerts. Lower Castle. diplomatic. Tickets: 5/2 Lt. Ozo str.valdovurumai. Tickets: 10/5 Lt.lnm. Ignoto str.multikino. Or just take the elevator for a couple of Litas.Cinema Museums Mainly there are two types of cinema theatres in Vilnius: Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania The former political.lt http://www.lt and Multikino. 3 Newest and most popular movies can be seen at Forum Cinema http://www. but it’s worth the view.forumcinemas.lt National Museum of Lithuania The Lithuanian National Museum is the largest storage of Lithuania’s historical heritage of culture in the country.lt 88 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 89 . 5 http://www. etc. 25 one of the city’s more prominent landmarks.forumcinemas.lt conferences. Price: 10-14 LT. cultural center of the State. was one If you prefer non commercial cinema then “Pasaka” and “Skalvija” of the most famous in Europe in the 15th-17th centuries and was cinemas are just for you. Nowadays Skalvija Pasaka the Gothic.skalvija. The Palace has a perfect location just in the heart of Vilnius. Arsenalo str. meetings.kinopasaka.

2 http://www. view of Vilnius and beyond. 22 Sausio 13-osios str.lt For more museums and galleries visit www.ndstr.000 pieces ranging from the bloody events of 13 January 1991.lt 90 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 91 .lt/muziejus http://www. Tickets: 5/10 Lt Aukų str.lt http://www.lt/index. lovers.vilnius-tourism. Price for free! students 4 Lt.emuziejus. when 12 people were killed painting and sculpture to video installations. you shouldn’t miss prominent like a huge pencil and it spins! Head up for a 360-degree this place.lt/en/info Television Tower National Gallery of Art This one is difficult not to see. locals.genocid. exhibiting both foreign and Lithuanian art production. 2A Rinktinės str. 10 http://www. Focusing mainly on works from the 20th and 21st centuries.cac. as it’s the tallest building in the city If you are considering yourself a bit of an art patron.tvbokstas. Public then who else to meet than the Art Academy students? The galleries meetings with lectures and artists are hosted where. 3 Vokiečių str. Maironio str. this place certainly has ominous significance for turned into a museum and not just a dusty old regular one either.lt ŠMC Titanic The Contemporary Art Centre is very popular among artists and art If you wanna get in on the latest and freshest gossips on the art scene. 2 http://www. A few music change often and exhibits are always very innovative. and the energetic exhibit offers a never saw the daylight again. Tickets: 6 Lt defending the freedom of Lithuania form USSR.KGB Museum Energy and Tech Museum Used both by the Nazis and the Soviets for planning atrocities against Built in 1903. Tickets: 6/3 Lt. Plus it’s all for and fashion festivals have also come to call this place home. this is the oldest power plant in the city. Address: Konstitucijos ave. Wednesday entry is free. Vilnius TV Tower is also a witness of this gallery has a collection of more than 46. terrors of totalitarianism. Today this place is a sand reminder of the thorough look at technological advancement over the last 200 Years.php/pageid/1720 http://www. It was also used as a prison where many political prisoners The plant still has its original setup. In 2003 it was Lithuanian Citizens.vda.

boiled egg and herbs and served with boiled potato. We widely use grain. Meal prices vary from 8 to 20 Lt. Lithuania has a vibrant local beer industry. Lithuanians like tasty and solid meal. smoked – we love it. Try to guess what is our “šakotis” – this is tall. fried and served with cracklings and onion. of course. An extremely delicious soup on a hot summer day is called “šaltibarščiai” – cold borsch with beetroot. meat. You may find them in the faculties. Lithuanian cuisine is not a cuisine without potatoes. 92 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 93 . The most used meat is pork. You have no idea how many potatoes dishes we have (neither do we in fact): “cepelinai” – potato rissoles with cracklings. Christmas-tree shaped cake. various spirit drinks with fruit or herbal infusions and. the meal will be more expen- sive (18-35 Lt). “vėdarai” – po- tato sausages. “kisielius” (fruity cranberry drink). vege- tables and honey and rye bread. Mostly bars and cafes work until the midnight. The cheapest food is served in canteens. Fried. “žemaičių blynai” – potato pancakes with stewed minced meat and sour-cream and etc. with unique traditions. brined. However. yummy desert. Home brewing is a core part of Lithuanian culture but there are plenty of commercial brewers to choose from too. cucumber. different than any other European country. mead. diary products. you will love it! Among traditional Lithuanian beverages you will always find “gira” (non-al- coholic drink made from rye bread). If you expect higher services you may eat in the bars or cafes. with the Lithuanians being known for producing some of the best beers in the world. Meals and national Lithuanian cuisine There are a lot of places where to eat in Vilnius. near them or elsewhere in the city. beer.

cinema. you will find your favourite bars.pceuropa. 29 http://www. meeting your friends or even playing table football.m. home Šv. Vilnius and Islandijos streets are the best supermarkets: MAXIMA.menufabrikas.lt www. 8 Subačiaus str. All night you can Supermarkets scroll from bar to bar tasting different kind of drinks.lt Muzikos rūsys Veranda A. listening to Supermarkets are open all week and usually from 8 am until 10 pm different music. and etc.lt www. Most common which is really popular here. 3 V.lt http://www. Kazimiero str. restaurants.Pubs Shopping Vilnius is full of lovely places to spend on evening.lt A. Some supermarkets work till midnight.vcup. 11A www.artistai.) clubpropagandaclub Look for more information: Alaus namai Tamsta Club www.pogobaras.lt http://www. NORFA. to start your first trip through the bars. bars.lt http://www.lt http://www.parkasoutlet.lt www. 39 http://www. RIMI. 12 www. 6 Vilniaus str.lt Bix PoGo www.facebook. Wide range of products (clothes.ozas.akropolis. but still we can recommend some. shoes.lt Menų fabrikas „Loftas“ Švitrigailos str.panorama. IKI.bix. http://www.alausnamai.lt 94 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 95 .muzikosrusys. approximately. 5 equipment. Goštauto str.lt Etmonų str. 9 Kęstučio str.com/ laundry.lt http://www.veranda. cosmetic.gedimino9. Shopping malls Shopping Malls are open all week and usually from 8 am until 10 pm Artistai Menų laboratorija „Propaganda“ approximately.Putino str. where live music is played good Lithuanian beer is served. No doubt that during you stay Alcohol is only sold till 10 p.tamstaclub. Mykolaičio . Jakšto str. books and etc) and services (banks.lt http://www.

................. .................... There is a laundry room in almost every student dormitory...... 96 Vilnius University Student Guide life Leisure and Cultural Life 97 .... ..................... Private laundry near Saulėtekis Dormitories ................. Check how ................................................50 EUR .......................6 pm Cost ~ 3.......................30 EUR................... ....................................skalbiusau.. You can look for private laundries located near your dormitory... Vilnius ........................................................................................................................................................visivaistai......................................... Remember .......................... Working hours: 10 am.................................... ................................................................................................................ You can find all Vilnius pharmacies here: http://www................................. Saulėtekio al...................... ......................Vilnius ........... Laundry ............................................................ that some medicines you can buy only on doctor’s prescription.............................................Pharmacies Time to take notes! In almost all bigger supermarkets you can find a pharmacy........................ ............... to use the facilities.................lt – Visos vaistinės ...................................... http://www............................................. ................................................................... 41.................................................................................................................................................................................................. Usually it costs ~ 2......................................................lt .......... ..................................

accommodation officer: agata. If not. website and send the completed Learning Agreement to the International Programmes and Relations Office as soon as Register at the International Programmes and Relation possible Office of VU. You asked for mentor (vu@esnlithuania.cesnovic@cr. Your passport/ID card is valid at least 3 months after the end If your accommodation has been arranged through the of your intended study period at Vilnius University University.lt) and provided him/ For exchange students only: Make sure that your Learning her your arrival details Agreement is correctly filled in and make changes if necessary. If you are a non EU/EEA citizen. visit the Accommodation Office to sign the contract.vu.lt as soon as please use following check list to make sure that all possible things are at the place. 98 Vilnius University Student Guide 99 . The timetable is Before you arrive usually available by the end of August for autumn semester and in January for spring semester. check well in advance whether you need a visa Take part in the events of the Orientation Week Programme where important information about your studies and Vilnius You have Health Insurance valid in Lithuania University will be given. You have a Letter of Acceptance from Vilnius University confirming that you are accepted. please contact the In order not to get lost in the floods of information. If not.vu. You checked the timetable on the website. please choose the courses from the arrived safely and are doing well.lt It is important that you contact your family and friends as For exchange students only: You have an approved Learning soon as you arrive in Lithuania to let them know you have Agreement. please contact the International Programmes and Relations Office by e-mail When you arrive trs@cr. If not.Checklist You have a confirmation of accommodation reservation at Student Dormitory if applicable.

9/1. Lithuania Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics Naugarduko str. Lithuania days to issue your ToR. 9/1. LT-10222 Vilnius. 4. Lithuania Faculty of Physics Saulėtekio ave. LT-10222 Vilnius. 21. 9. 10. Lithuania Before going home Faculty of Philology Universiteto str. 12. Čiurlionio str. 5.it will take up to 3 Centre of Oriental Studies Universiteto str. Lithuanian The Transcript of Records (ToR) will be issued automatically by the International Programmes and Relations Office (IPRO) Faculty of History Universiteto str.K.lt/en . LT-03101 Vilnius. LT-44280 Kaunas. 21/27. 3. Goštauto str. 9. Lithuania Faculty of Natural Sciences M. Lithuania completed Examination Sheet to IPRO . Lithuania semester. Lithuania Fill in the Student Questionnaire which will be sent to you Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy A. For exchange students only: Once your courses have started make sure you complete and submitted the List of University registration form. LT-08663 Vilnius. LT-01513 Vilnius. LT-03225 Vilnius. 7. 9. Institute of Applied Research Saulėtekio ave. LT-10222 Vilnius.Studies . 9.K. Lithuania You may pick up your ToR at IPRO before departure. If you Religious Studies and Research Centre Universiteto str. LT-03101 Vilnius. LT-03225 Vilnius. Lithuania Institute of Mathematics and Informatics Akademijos str. Lithuania examination results from the relevant teacher and bring the Institute of Foreign Languages Universiteto str. LT-01513 Vilnius. Lithuania Institute of International Relations and Vokiečių str. Čiurlionio str. Lithuania (For exchange students only) Faculty of Philosophy Universiteto str. Faculty of Medicine M. 24. LT-10222 Vilnius. LT-01513 Vilnius. 5. Lithuania leave earlier than your ToR is ready .Contacts 100 Vilnius University Student Guide Leisure and Cultural life 101 . Faculty of Communication Saulėtekio ave. otherwise you will not be allowed to Faculties and Institutes take exams. open a bank account Faculty of Chemistry Naugarduko str. 24. 01108 Vilnius. 8. Lithuania Faculty of Economics Saulėtekio ave.vu. LT-01130 Vilnius. it will be sent to your home university or home address. LT-01513 Vilnius. 9. LT-01513 Vilnius. LT-01513 Vilnius. Find your Faculty Coordinator’s contacts here: www. LT-10222 Vilnius. 12. Lithuania database as soon as all the examination data is provided. Faculty of Law Saulėtekio ave. Lithuania at the end of semester by e-mail. Department Address If you have been granted a scholarship. Lithuania ToR are usually issued within two weeks after the end of Kaunas Faculty of Humanities Muitinės str. LT-08662 Vilnius. Lithuania Political Science If you need your ToR immediately you may use Student’s Examination Sheet which is available at IPRO: collect your Institute of Biochemistry Mokslininkų str.

16. +370 5 207 5041 Jogailos str.gv.mzv.dk (in case of emergency) ambasciata. LT – 01116 +370 5 278 0200 +370 5 210 64 00. + 370 6 555 4343 wilna-ob@bmeia. LT – 01131 +380 5 219 5601 “Verslo Centras 2000”.lt +370 5 249 0950 sekretar@estemb. 36. LT – 08123 Vytauto str. LT. LT-01131 CHINA K.cz Kalinausko str.diplo.be T. +370 5 266 1041 gremb.emb@mfa.w3.fr +370 5 262 0455 BELARUS crooffice. 1.de vilnius@canada.vil@formin. LT-01103 lithuania.hu Gedimino ave. +370 5 212 7848 +370 5 21206 20. Kalinausko str.fed.4.lithuania@mvep.lt +370 5 212 0622.lt Jogailos str.Contacts of Embassies ARMENIA CANADA ESTONIA GERMANY Lenktoji str.vilnius@esteri. +370 5 266 2211 CZECH REPUBLIC Didžioji str. +370 5 212 0621. 13. 2 Gedimino ave. 08118 vilnius@diplobel. LT – 08119 Z. +370 5 264 8760 embassy@georgia.03107 GEORGIA ITALY +370 5 266 0820 DENMARK Poškos str. LT.by Birutės str. LT – 03225 GREECE IRELAND +370 5 266 2200.gov. 1. Kosciuškos str.cn hours) AZERBAIJAN FRANCE mission. 33/Rūdininkų str. Sierakausko str. +370 5 216 2862 sanomat. Mickevičiaus str. +370 5 261 0527 + 370 5 262 9460 +370 5 266 1040. 2B. Ž.ie BELGIUM vilnius@embassy. +370 5 219 9600 INDIA info@azembassy.hr Mindaugo str. 35 CROATIA Švarco str. after work chinaemb_lithuania@mfa. LT – 01116 +370 5 266 0580 Algirdo str. 24. LT-01101 +370 5 269 0007 gouv. 36. 3. LT-01116 ambafrance.vno@mfa.lt AUSTRIA FINLAND HUNGARY Gaono str. LT – 03105 +370 5 207 5040. 6.vilnius@diplomatie. 24. 4. A.gr vilniusembassy@dfa.08117 +370 5 261 05 26.lt info@wilna. 1. 13. 4.gov.gov. +370 5210 64 32 info@armeniaembassy. LT – 03218 +370 5 266 8010 +370 5 269 0038.it 102 Vilnius University Student Guide Leisure and Cultural life 103 . 4 A.Liauksmino str.at +370 5 216 2861. +370 6 826 2006 vnoamb@um.fi (in case of emergency. LT – 01100 +370 5 273 6959. LT – 03107 Jogailos str.vil@mfa. 17 “Verslo Centras 2000”.

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com Culture Center of the Embassy of Japan M.lt Universiteto str.sekretoriatas@instytutpolski. Ciurlionio str. +370 5 261 1077 Jewish Culture and Information Center iicvilnius@esteri.go. Vilnius The American Center +370 6834 4182 Akmenų str.sniukstaite@oc. +370 671 212 38 info@rkc. 23.gov Vilniaus str. Vilnius +370 5 2 19 9696 info@institutfrancais-lituanie.Cultural Centres French Institute Didžioji str. 7.mofa. Vilnius +370 5 261 6422 Polish Institute info@jewishcenter. 39. Vilnius culture@vn. 82b.jp +370 5 231 4433 info@vilnius.lt Didžioji str. Vilnius +370 6131 1849 Instituto Italiano di Cultura vilma. 41-6.K. 12 (3rd floor).org Išganytojo str.goethe. 4. 2/4.lt Goštauto str.vu.it Mesiniu str.org Culture Center of India Algirdo str. Vilnius Goethe Institut +370 5 231 0465 Gedimino ave. 3a/5.lt 106 Vilnius University Student Guide 107 . 1. Vilnius +370 5 212 2412 The institute of Konfucijus of Vilnius University info@dki. Vilnius +370 5 2611076. Vilnius +370 5 264 9332 Russian Culture Center vilnius. Vilnius +370 5 266 5412 Danish Culture Institute E-mail: WebEmailVilnius@state. 5. Vilnius +370 5 212-32-36.

O.. don‘t worry Nieko tokio Country Šalis Help! Gelbėkit! Address Adresas The receipt. I‘m sorry Atsiprašau Surname Pavardė Please Prašau Date of birth Gimimo data You are welcome Nėra už ką Personal ID Asmens kodas That’s.? Kur yra… ? Fruits Vaisiai Price Kaina Vegetarian Vegetariškai Yes Taip No Ne Personal data / Asmeninė informacija Thank you Ačiū/ dėkui Name Vardas Excuse me..K. hello Labas Airport Oro uostas Good night Labanakt Station Stotis Goodbye Viso gero/ sudie Hospital Ligoninė See you soon Iki Police Policija Restaurant Restoranas Basic phrases and words / Pagrindinės frazės ir žodžiai How are you? Kaip gyveni? Kaip sekasi? Food/Maistas Welcome (for one person/ Sveikas atvykęs Milk Pienas for more than one person) sveiki atvykę Bread Duona Take care! Lik sveikas! Cheese Sūris Good luck! Sėkmės! Steak Kepsnys How much does it cost? Kiek tai kainuoja? Vegetables Daržovės Where is. please Prašau sąskaitą Profession Profesija Could I please have a taxi from… to…? Norėčiau taksi iš … į … 108 Vilnius University Student Guide 109 .Useful Phrases Greeting and adieu / Pasisveikinimai ir atsisveikinimai Places/Vietos Good morning Labas rytas Theatre Teatras Good afternoon Laba diena Pub/inn Aludė/baras Good evening Labas vakaras Cinema Kino teatras Hi..

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