Study in Lithuania

If you want to study in Lithuania, then you need to know which of its universities are right for you. Times Higher Educations World University Rankings take the top institutions in the world, and look at their performance across all of their core objectives: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Lithuania has 2 universities in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Lithuania is Vilnius University, which is ranked at number 601-800.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Lithuania is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice, particularly if you want to study abroad. Explore the universities of Lithuania below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Lithuania’s top universities are located, and if any institutions are of particular interest, you can click on their name, or the “explore” button, to find out more. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Lithuania is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Top universities in Lithuania

University Rank*
Vilnius University 601-800th
Kaunas University of Technology 801+

Statistics about Lithuania

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 12.34%
  • Of which, on higher education 28.45%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 71.97%
  • Population 2,910,199
  • Unemployment 11.3%
  • Annual GDP 1.59%
Data source: The World Bank