Vytautas Magnus University (VMU)

Address: Gediminas str. 44-102 Kaunas, 44240 Lithuania

Website: https://pmdf.vdu.lt

Stakeholder group: Academia and Think Tanks

Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), also known in Lithuanian as Vytauto Didžiojo Universitetas, is a public university located in Kaunas, Lithuania. Founded in 1922, it is one of Lithuania's oldest and most prestigious universities. It is known for its focus on liberal arts education and its international outlook.

Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) offers a well-respected Master's Degree program in Diplomacy and International Relations. This program is designed to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue careers in diplomacy, international organizations, or the private sector. The program aims to prepare highly qualified specialists and analysts who can analyze and evaluate the evolution of international relations. Graduates will be able to identify and reconcile ever-changing norms, roles, and the types of practical diplomacy used in global affairs.

An essential aspect of the program is the practicum, which allows students to gain practical experience in a professional setting. Students may intern at the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, an embassy, or an international organization.