Vytautas Magnus University

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2023
K. Donelaicio str. 58, Kaunas, 44248, Lithuania

About Vytautas Magnus University

Vytautas Magnus University was founded in 1922. It was initially known as the University of Lithuania and was renamed to Vytautas Magnus University to commemorate 500 years of the death of Vytautas the Great, the Lithuanian ruler.

The university has ties with many universities in North America, Europe and East Asia such as the University of Bergen, University of Urbino, Fordham University and Kyung Hee University.

There are 13 academic divisions within the university including the faculty of economics and management, faculty of arts and the faculty of social sciences among others. The university adopts a liberal arts approach to learning.

The art spaces within the university are used as settings for cultural events for the entire city. This includes the Kaunas Jazz Festival and the International Festival of Modern Dance.

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Key statistics

  • 11.2
    No. of students per staff
  • 8,210
    Number of FTE Students
  • 23%
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 61 : 39
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 15%
    Percentage of International Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at Vytautas Magnus University

  • Education

    • Education
  • Arts & humanities

    • History, Philosophy & Theology
    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • Architecture
    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
  • Life sciences

    • Agriculture & Forestry
    • Biological Sciences
  • Psychology

    • Psychology
  • Law

    • Law
  • Social sciences

    • Sociology
    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
  • Engineering & technology

    • General Engineering
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Business & economics

    • Business & Management
    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
  • Physical sciences

    • Mathematics & Statistics