Established in 1994, SMK has grown to position itself at the very top of Lithuanian private college rankings and currently is the biggest private higher education institution in Lithuania.

SMK is introducing an experiential learning method where the ideal balance of theoretical and practical knowledge correlates with personal evolution and strives for success. Exceptional, interesting, outstanding studies are forming not only a modern outlook of science but also a learning environment. Strong personal values platform is helping to form a unique identity inspiring students to generate new ideas and think differently despite the traditional boundaries.

Choose the right path toward your successful career. Join SMK.

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Visa and TRP process - how does it work?
28 Mar 2023

You can come to Lithuania on the basis of studies. If you are a student, you intend to stay in Lithuania for no longer than a year, you can get a national visa.

If you intend to stay longer, you should choose a temporary residence permit (TRP) which is usually issued for 2 years.

You can get a national visa for the period of processing the application for a temporary residence permit. If you are currently not in Lithuania, you can submit your documents for both National D Visa or Temporary Residence Permit through the closest VFS center. The list of VFS centers according to the countries is given at the bottom of this page.

What is SKVC recognition, why do you need it to study in Lithuania and how to acquire it?
16 Mar 2023

The SKVC stands for the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education in Lithuania. This institution recognizes high school documents and confirms that these documents are legit.

The applicant needs to go through the process of SKVC when applying for any higher education institution in Lithuania. The recognition is done before receiving the admission decision.

Watch VIRTUAL OPEN DAY @ SMK: Choose the right path toward your Career!
9 Feb 2023

SMK University of Applied Sciences invites you to watch a VIRTUAL OPEN DAY and learn everything about our Bachelor’s study programs and other opportunities at SMK in Vilnius, Lithuania, the center of Europe!

You are welcome to watch the Virtual Open Day here

Experience studies at SMK and life in Lithuania during your summer'23! Join SMK Summer University now
8 Feb 2023

SMK Summer University invites you on a 14 days Personal Development Journey in Lithuania!

Apply for a new scholarship - Business Management sphere
24 Jan 2023

If your dream studies are in the Business Management field – apply for the reduction fee of 20% for your studies!

Finding Accommodation in Vilnius
15 Jan 2023

If you have been accepted to study at SMK, now it is time for you to find accommodation in Vilnius and get excited about exploring this wonderful, vibrant and modern city in the center of Europe!

There are plenty of accommodation options for international students in Vilnius. It is your own responsibility to find accommodation in Vilnius prior to your arrival. However, if you are having a hard time finding accommodation, we will assist you in the search process.

Below please find the most popular options for student accommodation.

Apply for Fall'2023 studies!
6 Jan 2023

Hey, applicants,

We would like to inform you that you can now start applying for Fall semester studies at SMK.
Gain a Professional Bachelor’s degree in 3 years while studying in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania!

Practical guide "Live like a local"
27 Oct 2022

Are you coming to Lithuania soon, but don’t know what to expect? Study in LT has prepared a guide for you!

Study General Practice Nursing at SMK!
8 Jul 2022

Do you want to pursue a career in Nursing?

Nursing is one of the most important specialties in the world, without which our society could not function in a dignified and harmonious way.

Watch SMK Virtual Open Day Recording
9 May 2022

What if you can do anything? BE SO MUCH MORE.

Watch this SMK Virtual Open Day and learn everything you need to know about opportunities at SMK in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania.

How to apply for studies at SMK?
3 May 2022

The application process on this platform might seem complicated at first. We wanted to address this issue and explain the process in detail to you.

Join "SMK applicants" chat on Telegram
29 Mar 2022

As the Fall’22 admission has already commenced, we want to make sure that you fully understand all the processes and successfully finish your application before the deadline (July 15th).

Hybrid teaching - a successfully applied innovation at SMK
8 Nov 2021

SMK is proud to offer a hybrid way of learning to our students! This innovation ensures high-quality broadcasting of the lectures, smooth organization, and continuous educational process for all our students, despite of their choice to study from home or the classroom.

FAQ about the application process
28 Oct 2021


Thank you for your interest in SMK University of Applied Sciences. We invite you to start your journey to an exciting career together with other international students at SMK! It is a space for future creators.

Please go through the FAQ to find answers to your inquiry, or you are welcome to register for a free online consultation now.

SMK offer for siblings
28 Oct 2021

SMK University of Applied Sciences is delighted to offer a sibling tuition fee reduction for newly qualified students from the same family with two or more family members enrolled at SMK. The sibling discount of 10% will be awarded to the next sibling when both family members attend or if the other sibling has graduated from SMK University of Applied Sciences.

Get a scholarship to study at SMK
27 Oct 2021


SMK University of Applied Sciences is offering two scholarship programmes to our 1st-year students that you can apply for during the application process. Find all the information below about the requirements and other options for tuition fee reductions.

SMK Vilnius Campus Tour
4 Mar 2021


We welcome you to watch the virtual tour of SMK University of Applied Sciences Vilnius campus, where you have an opportunity to see our cool auditoriums, computer labs, video studio, and more!