Information for incoming ERASMUS students

inimum English language requirements for incoming ERASMUS students is B2 (CEF level).

Deadline for ERASMUS and exchange studies applications:

Autumn semester: 15 May

Spring semester: 15 November

Incoming ERASMUS students should arrive for they studies in Agriculture Academy of Vytautas Magnus University (VMU-AA) between 01 and 15 September in Autumn semester and between 25 January and 05 February in Spring semester.

Study periods:

Autumn semester – 01 September – 31 January

Spring semester – first Monday of February – 15 June

INFORMATION PACKAGE for incoming ERASMUS students

Studies of incoming ERASMUS students in Agriculture Academy of Vytautas Magnus University are organised by the enrollment to study subjects:

http://int.asu.lt/socrates/Naud_dok/Enrollment_Study_Subjects_VDU-ZUA-2019-PS.pdf

Courses which could be instructed in English.

Contacts for additional questions of foreign students:

– Advising on the study subjects – ERASMUS contact persons in faculties 

– Accommodation (https://www.vdu.lt/en/studies/international-student-handbook/accomodation/application-for-accommodation/):

– Buddy and students’ help – Students Representation, (Hostel No 2);

– Sporting activities – Roma Aleksandravičienė in Sport Center, (C.b. R.347);

– Library – Daiva Martinkienė, (Library, C.b.);

– Connection to ASU internet network – Dainius Dzemyda, (C.b., R.135).

Arrival and transportation information

Hostel and subsistence information

Dormitory rules and step-by-step information

Printed and audio-visual information about international studies in VMU-AA and Lithuania

Student card of VMU-AA

Incoming ERASMUS students need the VMU-AA student card (the procedure takes 1-2 months) or international ISIC student card (http://int.asu.lt/socrates/Naud_dok/ISIC-information.pdf, more information: http://www.isic.lt/en) to get the discounts for local transportation in Lithuania.

The quickest way is to receive the ISIC card at home or to get this card after arrival to Lithuania. For that the exchange students should get the certificate from VMU-AA International Cooperation Department and apply for International (ISIC) student card in any travel agency (ex. ZIP Travel http://www.ziptravel.lt/lithuania/en/ or Zigzag Travel https://www.zigzag.lt/).

 

 

The advising according to the fulfilling the applications and issue of students card You can get in Students Union (phone: +370 37 752370, asusa@asu.lt, asu.sa.tarptautiniai@gmail.com).

Internet and network facilities in VMU-AA

PC rooms available for free use at VMU-AA except they are occupied by sessions. When using the PC students should present their student card or other ID for supervisor. At the moment available PC rooms:

  • Central building – in Library;
  • 3rd building, block C (right side from entrance to 3rd building).

When international students are registered to database of ASU students the username and password for connection to ASU network are provided by network administrators. Before start to connect to internet students should come for registration and consultation to IT department (Dainius Dzemyda, ASU Hostel No 5 (Universiteto st. 8), Room 100, Monday to Friday, 16:30 – 17:00).

If the network system of students’ home University installed the Eduroam system (http://www.eduroam.org/) and students have according usernames and passwords in home University, they can connect to network with those usernames being in hostel of ASU. Please read here about connection to network via Eduroam system.

Before leaving VMU-AA

Each exchange student at VMU-AA before leaving to home University should fulfill following questionnaire:

http://sprendimai.asu.lt/apklausos/Survey.aspx?id=34

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