SMK University of Applied Social Sciences

Vilnius, Lithuania
The SMK University of Applied Social Sciences has been growing constantly: the number of offered study programmes, as well as the number of students and employees has increased, branch offices were opened with a new building in Vilnius, there are structural divisions responsible for research activities, international relations and development of project activities were established. The SMK is one of the biggest private colleges in Lithuania today. It takes leading positions in the national higher school ratings. SMK receives a large number of new students every year and is one of the most popular private higher education institutions in the country.



SMK has 5 departments (Business and Management, Finance, Law, Communication and Information Technology,) uniting 144 lecturers for the development of high quality study programmes and applied research activities, as well as for the implementation of the provisions of lifelong learning programme.

Besides on Campus regular studies, SMK is also offering On-Line study possibilities.

Every summer SMK if offering a wide variety of different summer schools or camps for high school and university students from all of the world.


Since 2009 the SMK Career Centre and the International Relations Department have been presenting joint information support for students about studies, work and internship possibilities abroad, in order to help them prepare for life and work in the global world.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (2)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Journalism & Media (1)


Student services

SMK priority is to make students feel good. Considering that our students come from practically all of the continents in the world, it is a priority to insure a comfortable and safe environment and support system.

The minute a new student inquires about the studies at SMK, he or she will be provided with a personal admissions counsellor, who will timely provide all necessary assistance in applying, arriving and living in Lithuania and SMK. All students have academic counsellors, who help to solve their academic issues that might arise.

It is our aim and continuous commitment to facilitate excellent education experience for our International students.

Housing services

SMK offers several assistance in getting accommodation, the student may choose to stay in SMK dormitory which cost 100 euro per month (however the number of places available are limited, therefore priority is given for incoming full time students), and for student who are willing to live in an apartment, SMK offer assistance through SMK mentors and estate agents in getting an apartment which cost average 200 euro/month. The hostel listed below also offer long-term accommodation for Erasmus students.

Student Life

Campus life

SMK has just recently opened a brand new state of the art study facilities. With lots of open spaces, modern and non-traditional classrooms, SMK is a place to think and to learn in a new way. With over 8700 square meters of space the new building is designed to feel comfortable and cozy.

  • Impressive architecture
  • Modern design
  • The most advanced technological solutions
  • Contemporary auditoriums
  • Open spaces for student social communication and independent learning
  • Café
  • Library
  • Dance study
  • Relaxation spaces
Life at SMK is busy – in a good way. SMK students are curious and engaged; active involvement outside the auditorium is central to SMK’s culture.

Student clubs

There is an SMK Alumni Club in the SMK University of Applied Social Sciences, which was established on June 18th, 2012. The Club unites all SMK graduates.