|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (Master of Business Administration)|
|Tuition fee||€3,500.00 per year
Citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, China, Moldova, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan may apply for special scholarships.
|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.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
• a university Bachelor’s degree(min. length – 180 ECTS) in economics, management or business administration with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%),
• motivation (skype interview),
• proficiency in English: IELTS ≥6.0, TOEFL ≥85, CEFR ≥C1, or equivalent.
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 (the latter is not applied to those who graduated in Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, etc.)
If an applicant does not have any official test, online examination may be organised by KTU.
Designed for graduates who want to pursue international business careers, this Master’s Degree provides an in-depth understanding of the successful management of the global enterprise. The programme seeks to develop an international, cross-cultural and global mind-set among international managers of the future through analysis of real cases of international business, learning from the lecturers with highest scientific and practical competence, work in a multicultural team on X-Culture project in motivating study environment.
The Master + model offers either to masterpiece in the chosen discipline by choosing the Field Expert track or to strengthen the interdisciplinary skills by choosing the Interdisciplinary Expert track emphasising managerial skills or a choice of a different competence to compliment the chosen discipline and achieve a competitive advantage in one’s career.
Top reasons to study at KTU
1. Valuable experience through analysis of real cases of international business and learning from lecturers holding the highest scientific and practical competences.
2. Extensive career opportunities in a wide range of occupations from project managers of international businesses, managers of divisions/departments/functions to company managers, business developers in global markets, and business consultants, business owners and developers.
3. Students take part in international virtual multicultural project X-Culture, where they learn to work in multi-cultural teams, develop new product ideas in cooperation with teams from other international universities.
Identification of the possibilities organisation’s development
Strategic management accounting
Economic evaluation of innovations
Strategic and tactical business management
Business models innovation
Business process management
Modern management of organisation
Creative decision making
Preparation of international operational strategy and plans
Organisation of international business
International business logistics
International value chains
Financing of international trade
Service development in network economy
Implementation of international operational strategy in markets and in virtual multi-cultural teams
Market strategies (strategies for entering of certain companies into the foreign markets, prepared in multi-cultural virtual teams)
Communication and negotiations
_“Graduates of KTU master degree programme International Business have comprehensive knowledge of management and economics. This knowledge helps them understand international business environment, work in teams, organise individual and team activities. Graduates are able to collect, analyse and systemize information, which enables creation of reliable basis for decisions and systematic, critical and creative thinking. Students of International Business are communicative and bravely apply acquired knowledge in everyday activities. Our company constantly accepts students of this programme for placements and employ graduates.”_– Director of factory UAB “Micro Matic”, Živilė Žalienė.
_“In this age of globalization, internationality is one of the most valued features in employees. Ability to know, understand and work with foreign customers and partners becomes a necessity. Master degree in International Business provided a possibility to deepen knowledge of business creation and development in international context. Master studies of International Business develops various competences of the students, which contribute to development of future manager with a wide competence portfolio and abilities to achieve the set goals in various areas of company’s activities. During studies, students deepen their knowledge in finances, marketing, creative thinking, logistics, production management and other areas in international context. Having a wide competence portfolio, abilities to work in intercultural teams and good understanding of business processes, I can offer our customers optimal solutions and provide additional consultations about business development, which help our customer grow together with us.”_– UAB “ACC Distribution”, Sales Manager, Aurimas Jozeliūnas.