Education System Overview
In the 2015-2016 academic year, 154 U.S. students studied abroad for academic credit in Lithuania.
Academic year: September 1 – June 15
Major school holidays/break: December 24 – January 5
Major exam period:
- December 15 – February 20
- June 1 – July 1
Nine years of English language classes are required for all Lithuanian high school students, as well as an additional year for university students.
Structure of the University System
Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: 4 years
The language of instruction in universities: Lithuanian and English
Degrees offered: Profesinis Bakalauras (Professional Degree) Bakalauras (Bachelor's) Magistras (Master's) Moksl Daktaras (Ph.D.)