Vilnius University Faculty of Medicine
Residency studies for Foreign Graduates
Application time: from 2 June until 23 June.
Documents needs for application: medical school diploma recognized by Center for Quality Assessment in Higher Education, certificate of the Lithuanian knowledge (B2 level), doctor of medicine license issued State Health Care Accreditation Agency under the Ministry of Health, certificate of the internship finished by Vilnius University, The Lithuanian University of Health Sciences University or other certificate of the internship recognized by Ministry of Health of Lithuania.
A high medical school diploma of applicant must be recognized by Center for Quality Assessment in Higher Education (SKVC).
According to the Lithuanian legislations all foreign applicants have to submit the proofs of their previous qualifications being recognized in Lithuania. The qualification documents have to be recognized by the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education in Lithuania.
For more information, please contact: Center for Quality Assessment in Higher Education (SKVC). Address: A. Goštauto str. 12, LT-01108 Vilnius, Lithuania. Phone: +370 5 210 4772. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Information on Assessment of Qualifications in Lithuania: http://www.skvc.lt/en/content.asp?id=190. Please note the recognition of the qualification does not guarantee admission at Vilnius University. There are quotas for International applicants.
The knowledge of Lithuanian upon entrance should be equal to B2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
State Health Care Accreditation Agency under the Ministry of Health is giving licenses for doctors for their medical practice according to The Law on Medical Practice of the Republic of Lithuania (No I-1555 of 25 September 1996), The order No V-396 of 27 May 2004 of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Lithuania „On the approval of the rules on licensing of medical practice“, The order No V-469 of 28 June 2004 of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Lithuania „On the approval of the list on types of professional qualifications of medical practice“ and other legislation. For more information, please contact: State Health Care Accreditation Agency under the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Lithuania (VASPVT). Address: Jeruzales str. 21; LT-08420 Vilnius Lithuania; Tel: +370 5 261 51 77; Internet: http://www.vaspvt.gov.lt; Email: email@example.com.
Foreign graduates coming to Vilnius University under the residency studies are expected to cover tuition costs.
CONTACT FOR ADMISSION:
Responsible for document admission –
Ms. Asta Gutauskienė, Ph.: +370 5 2687094, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Address: 352 room, Universiteto str. 3, LT-01513 Vilnius
Responsible for residency program –
Ms. Jolanta Kalinauskienė, Ph.: +370 5 2365318, email@example.com.
Address: P121 Room, Santariškių str. 2, 08661, Vilnius
Vice-Dean for postgraduate studies –
Mr. Vytautas Kasiulevičius, Ph.d. prof., Ph.: +370 5 2365192, vytautas.kasiulevičius@mf.vu.lt.
Address: P114 Room, Santariškių str. 2, 08661, Vilnius