|Nominal duration||4 years (240 ECTS)|
|Awards||BSc (Bachelor of Linguistics)|
|Tuition fee||€2,800.00 per year
All citizens of the EU candidate countries (Iceland, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey) have special discounts.
Citizens of Belarus, Georgia, China, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Brazil may apply for special scholarships. More information on ktu.edu
|Application fee||€100.00 one-time
Payable within 2 weeks from the application submission by transferring it to the KTU bank account. Non-refundable. Bank details will be provided during application.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
• a senior high school diploma with a good average grade (min. CGPA >60 %),
• maximum 3 years after high school graduation is eligible,
• minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 % in each entry subject: final exams of Mathematics or Informatics,
• motivation interview (skype).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
The documents must be legalised (Apostille)by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents were issued. This requirement does not apply for the documents issued in the EU and Belarus, Ukraine.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
The accepted student must bring all notary verified documents which were submitted during the application as well as their originals upon arrival or send before:
International Studies Office
You will also need Police Clearance Certificate (non-criminal record) from all countries you have lived before arriving to Lithuania for more than 6 months. We recommend to take Police Clearance Certificate not earlier than 1 month before departure.
If your previous studies have been fully in English and it is marked on your degree certificate or transcript, or noted in a confirmation from the school which confirms that your studies have been fully in English language, additional English test may not be required.
If an applicant does not have any official test, online examination may be organised by KTU.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Maximum gap after high / secondary school or later studies cannot be more than 3 years.
The programme of New Media Language is designed for those, who want to learn to "play with language", to know know the secrets of electronic communication, to be able to analyse grammar of "visual design" and master a few foreign languages (French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish or Swedish). Particularly, innovative solutions of language and design are integral part of the activities of contemporary public relations and marketing specialists.
Those, who are willing, can acquire a double Bachelor degree. In the second semester students are offered to choose a minor field study programme.
Guest speakers from Lancaster, Dundee, Corvinus of Budapest, Linkoping universities
Key words: linguistics, innovation, media, communication
Languages: French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Swedish
1-2 semesters can be spent in partner university under Erasmus+ programme or bilateral agreement with credits transferred.
You will have a knolwegde of linguistic issues and will know English and the second foreign language:
Language Studies (grammar, phonology, lexicology, semantics)
You will study all subjects in English language
In addition, you will study German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian or Swedish language
You will be able to create creative, academic, technical and professional texts of various genres, edit and prepare them for publication:
Technical and Professional Writing and Editting
Writing for Medias
Text, Discourse, Functional Style
Studies of Audiovisual Culture
You will understand new media theories and be able to edit, convert and create audiovisual material for multimedia"
Elements of Media Culture
Introduction to Hypertext
Preparation of Information and its Publication Online
Innovative Information Technologies
Introduction to New Media Theories
You will acquire one more qualification degree. You can choose the following minor studies:
European Union Studies
Philosophy of Culture
Human Resource Management
Graduates may seek a career worldwide in such fields where the proficiency of language in new media contexts as well as English and other foreign language skills are required.
The graduate can seek employment in business enterprises and organisations or establish and develop personal business in the fields:
• public relations;
• translation and editing, etc.
Students have opportunity to gain practical experience and enhance their career prospects with a 10-weeks industry internship in any business enterprise or organisation in the world.
In partnership with Synergium, Seriously, Alma Littera, portal ‘Kauno Žinios’, etc.
"Being a personnel specialist, I think that students, who graduate from Media Language studies, are competitive in the market and marketable, particularly in the areas of public relations and marketing, because we lack the graduates, able to think in a modern and innovative ways, who have encountered the latest media solutions." – AB "Volfas Engelman", Director of Personnel, Sandra Nezabitauskienė