Lithuanian language and culture summer course at Vytautas Magnus university

2020-02-11
COVID-19 STATEMENT

There is no other way to say this: Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Course 2020 is cancelled. While it has been such a difficult decision, it is all for the best. Our courses will get back next year. If you have any questions, contact us at greta.garnyte@vdu.lt 

We invite you to join the online edition of Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Course 2020.

Each summer, Vytautas Magnus University offers an intensive (1 month) Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Course for people of all ages who want to learn the Lithuanian language or improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Lithuanian. During the summer course students are offered a comprehensive programme consisting of Lithuanian language classes, lectures, workshops, discussions, movie evenings, sightseeing tours and excursions to learn the language and deepen the knowledge about Lithuanian lifestyle and culture. Qualified teachers and professors head the programme.

This year the course will take place on 11 July – 9 August, 2020 at Vytautas Magnus University.

Application deadline: June 1st, 2020.

 

Target Audience:

  • You are interested in Lithuania and the Lithuanian language;
  • You are a student coming to study in Lithuania;
  • You have studied in Lithuania;
  • You or your family member are of Lithuanian descent;
  • You value the experience of highly qualified professionals and enjoy creative work;
  • You are interested in meeting people from different countries;
  • You would like to spend a wonderful summer month in Kaunas – the most Lithuanian city of Lithuania – and see the places of interest in Lithuania.

Placement test

Students who are not complete beginners will take a placement test on the first day of the course to determine their level of Lithuanian.

Fees

The summer course fee, including tuition, social programme, trips and excursions is 700 Eur (Early bird price, until 1 May) / 750 Eur after 1 May, 2020. The registration fee is 30 Eur. Accommodation in a student dormitory will cost app. 5 Eur per night or students can arrange their own accommodation if they wish. All fees must be paid within 5 days after the arrival.

Application
The deadline for submitting the application is 1st of June 2020.

Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Course is one of the courses of Baltic Summer University (BSU).

 

 

Contact person for the summer course:

Greta Garnytė
Address | V. Putvinskio g. 23-307, LT-44243 Kaunas
Phone | (8 37) 327 828
Email | greta.garnyte@vdu.lt