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Apply Now: Full-Time Master Degree Studies

The Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania is opening a Call for applications for 50 Lithuanian state grants for full-time Master’s degree at Lithuanian higher education institutions for the 2019/2020 academic year. Funding under the Call shall be provided to the natio...

Time for Asia: open lecture about regionalism in East Asia

The Centre for Asian Studies continues “Time for Asia” events and invites you on April 30 to an open lecture given by a visiting professor Jorge Garzón. The guest from Torcuato di Tella University (Buenos Aires, Argentina) will speak on topic “Overlapping regionalism in East Asia”. As the speaker ...

Apply Now: Erasmus+ Traineeship Competition

The second competition is open for Erasmus+ student or recent graduate traineeship grants. Application deadline is the 16 of April, 2019. The placement period is from 2 to 6 months with a possible extension. Traineeship must end before 20-09-2019 (for recent graduates – in a year after graduation)....

Japanese Language Speech Contest

Komaru Transportation Company together with Hiroshima University’s Lithuanian Center and Vytautas Magnus University’s Centre for Asian Studies are organizing the Second Japanese Language Speech Contest. Participants from schools and universities are welcome. As last year, the contest is ready to sur...

VMU to Host Interdisciplinary Swamp School

On Thursday 7 March, 5.30 p.m., a unique project will be presented at VMU Centre for Research and Studies (V. Putvinskio g. 23): Swamp School, an experimental lab which represented Lithuania at the Venice Biennale in 2018. The project is curated by researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of T...

CAS exhibition “25 Years of East Asia Studies in Kaunas”

VMU Centre for Asian Studies invites all to the opening of the exhibition “25 Years of East Asia Studies in Kaunas” which will be taking place on March 7th, 16:45 at 4th floor gallery, V. Putvinskio st. 23, Kaunas. The event is free of charge and open to all. East Asia studies in Kaunas began in 19...