Lithuanian Sports University (LSU) organized an online presentation of study programs in English. The event was attended by foreign students interested in Sports Science from Greece, Turkey, India, Austria, Morocco, Gambia, Cameroon, Pakistan, the USA, Japan, Bangladesh, Romania, Bulgaria, Tunisia, Nigeria, South Africa, Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Spain, the United Kingdom, the Philippines, Belarus, Iran, Brazil, the Netherlands, and Azerbaijan.
We briefly introduced Lithuania and the city of Kaunas, the history of LSU and the main areas of sports science development. Later, the participants met in breakout rooms set up according to the study cycle they were interested in, where the directors of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral study programs presented the main criteria, modules of the study programs and career opportunities.
After presenting the procedure for submitting admission applications and documents via the Internet, the participants asked questions about accommodation, choice of the study program, health certificates, tuition fees, submission of documents to the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education, etc. Irena Čikotienė, Head of the International Relations Office, and Vita Tamolienė, an expert of the Studies Division, answered the questions of those interested. LSU students studying for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree also shared their experiences.
According to the foreign students who participated in the event, they found the LSU presentation useful, as there was a chance to ask questions and get to know more about the studies at LSU, and the requirements for filling in the applications.
Information provided by Irena Čikotienė,
Head of the International Relations Office