University of Birmingham and Lithuania

We have a long tradition of welcoming students from Lithuania. There are currently 25 Lithuanian students following a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses at the University.

We have dedicated international recruitment officers who will support you during all stages of your enquiry and application to the University. We offer a range of ways to speak to our staff and current students to get information and advice on living and studying in Birmingham.

Milda Galkute

Human Resource Management MSc

“I have always wanted to have the experience of studying in the UK. I decided to choose the University of Birmingham because it is a globally renowned institution with highly qualified lecturers and excellent facilities. A degree achieved here is highly valued in any part of the world.”

The following information is for guidance only and should be used together with the University's general entrance requirements and any specific degree programme requirements.

English Language

You will be required to provide evidence of your English ability. Please view the entry requirements for specific programme requirements.

If you do not have the required level of English or would like to improve your English before the start of the academic year, you can take one of our pre-sessional English language courses.

Foundation Pathways

For further information visit the Birmingham International Academy website.

Undergraduate

Holders of the Brandos Atestatas (Secondary School Diploma/Maturity Certificate) will be considered with the following grade equivalencies: 
A*AA - 9.5 with 95% average in 3 state exams 
AAA - 9.0 with 90% average in 3 state exams 
AAB - 9.0 with 87% average in 3 state exams 
ABB - 8.5 with 85% average in 3 state exams 
BBB - 8.0 with 80% average in 3 state exams 

Subject specific requirements (state exam): 
A* - 95% 
A - 90% 
B - 85% 

Postgraduate

Holders of a good Bakalauras (post 2001), Profesinis Bakalauras (post 2001) or pre-2001 Magistras from a recognised university with a minimum overall grade of 8 out of 10 for 2:1 equivalency, or 7 out of 10 for 2:2 equivalency, will be considered for entry to taught postgraduate programmes. 

Holders of a good pre-2001 Magistras from a recognised university with a minimum overall grade of 8 out of 10, or a good post-2001 Magistras, will be considered for entry to postgraduate research programmes.

Funding

Undergraduate and postgraduate EU students (subject to meeting the eligibility criteria) starting their studies in 2019 can apply for government loans for the duration of their course.

Find out more about the Tuition Fee Loan for undergraduate study, the Postgraduate Master's Loan for Masters study, and the Postgraduate Doctoral Loan for PhD study on the government website.

For a comprehensive list of all the awards on offer at the University for Home/EU and international students, please consult the undergraduate or postgraduate funding databases.

Scholarships

To reward outstanding achievement and to help ensure that fears about finance do not constrain our students, we are pleased to offer a number of prestigious international scholarships.

Find out more about our fees and other funding opportunities for undergraduate study and postgraduate courses.

Undergraduate enquiries (Bachelors) to: admissions@bham.ac.uk

Erasmus and Study Abroad enquiries to: studyabroad@bham.ac.uk 

Postgraduate enquiries (Masters and PhDs) to: c.e.pattison@bham.ac.uk

Birmingham Representatives

The University of Birmingham representatives in Lithuania are Kalba,  Study Plan and Dream Foundation.

Kalba
Lvovo g. 25, LT – 09320, Vilnius

Tel: (8 5) 275 00 00
Email: office@kalba.lt
Web: www.kalba.lt

Study Plan
Baltic Business Centre, Quadrum Business City
Eastern Building, 6th Floor, Suite E 6.44
Konstitucijos Ave. 21A
Vilnius, LT-08130

Tel: +370 (614) 20 630
Email: aleksandras@studyplan.lt
Web: www.studyplan.lt

Dream Foundation 
Ahtri 6A-B1, 10151 Tallinn
Estonia

Tel: +372 6 314 505
Email: info@dreamfoundation.eu
Web: www.dreamfoundation.eu

Student Experience

The University of Birmingham is a fantastic choice for your academic study. Our thriving campus with its beautiful grounds, friendly community and excellent facilities will quickly make you feel at home. We offer you a huge variety of exciting activities to get involved in outside of your studies, too.

Beautiful surroundings and fantastic facilities

When you step onto campus, you are immersed in our historic red-brick buildings and glorious green spaces. You'll find our Edgbaston campus both a peaceful and vibrant place to spend your time, whether it's studying on one of the lawns, or enjoying a hot drink in one our many cafes.

When you are on campus, you are in the heart of University life - it's the perfect place to meet friends, whether it's to have a bite to eat, discuss your seminar notes or meet up before heading off to a sports club or society.

You can also take advantage of our fantastic facilities on campus. Study in our state-of-the-art academic library with its stunning views over campus, or go for a swim after lectures at our brand new £55 million Sport and Fitness Club.

Student societies

Many nationality groups form student societies during their time at the University of Birmingham. The student societies are an excellent way to keep in contact with home and also provide an opportunity to highlight your culture and customs in the UK. Student societies are also a useful point of contact for prospective students to Birmingham who may want to contact current students for information.

Careers

We offer dedicated support for international students, including an international careers consultant and a team of international student ambassadors. We will support you in developing the skills you will need to fully prepare for the working world or further academic study, whether this is in your home country or elsewhere.

Our Careers Network researches jobs all over the world. We host fairs, workshops and presentations, which are attended by many large, global companies that offer opportunities worldwide. We also offer a huge database of information on employers, vacancies and industry trends in a range of countries.

Alumni

The University of Birmingham has many strong alumni groups all over the world. Alumni groups are an excellent way of keeping in contact with the University and with other graduates from Birmingham who live in your country. Some alumni groups meet on a regular basis for social and professional events.

If you would like to meet up with University staff when they are in your country or you would be willing to help promote the university at education exhibitions, we would also like to hear from you. You can find out if there is an alumni group in your country or join our alumni mailing list on the Alumni website.

Contact Details

For all general queries about becoming an international student at Birmingham, please complete and submit our enquiry form.

The British Council has offices in many countries throughout the world which are able to provide you with advice about studying in the UK. Most offices also have an education library and Internet facilities where you can consult university material. The British Council can also provide advice about funding opportunities.

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