Klaipeda University

4.2 out of 5 (30 ratings / 29 reviews) Klaipeda, Lithuania
Klaipėda University is a multidisciplinary educational institution, a national and Baltic Region leader in the field of marine sciences and studies integrated into international academic networks, fosterer of cultural heritage, and a centre for lifelong learning.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (4)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Humanities (2)
Agriculture & Forestry (1)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Medicine & Health (1)



Established on 1 January 1991, Klaipėda University started with three faculties; currently, its academic provision is delivered by three faculties and three research and study institutes.


The study programmes presently implemented at Klaipėda University provide advanced university education and high professional qualification. Klaipėda University seeks to educate future specialists and personalities, to develop humanist and cultural values, and to promote a maritime mentality in the city and the nation.


Over 60 scientific research laboratories, a research vessel- laboratory Mintis, a research and training sailboat Brabander, and a yacht Odyssey as integral part of the KU marine research infra- structure play an important role in the University research activities. 

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Student services

  • Department of Personnel and Document Management
  • Internal Audit Service
  • Office of Science and Innovations
  • Organisation Service Office
  • Office of Studies

Housing services

Dormitory on campus is at Universiteto ave. 12.Dormitory that is located in the southern part of Klaipeda city is at Statybininku ave. 43.

Library services

The mission of the Library.Given constant changes in the research/study process in the KU and the academic world in general, the Library understands its main mission as the assistance to the KU community.

Student Life

Student clubs

  • Sports Club
  • Student Union


In accordance with the external evaluation conclusions, in 2012, Klaipėda University was accredited for six years. The Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education evaluates the activities of a higher education institution in four evaluation areas: strategic management, studies and lifelong learning, research and artistic activities, and the impact on regional and national development. In 2018, accreditation of Klaipėda University was extended.

Student Reviews

Study Experience
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

The fact that it has courses in English even when the country is officially a non-English speaking country. It has to work on applying English speaking lecturers to teach because it’s difficult with the lecturers on ground…

So happy I believe this is my time to study Nursing in Germany
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Integrating into the school curriculum and activities was not difficult as the school representative are always willing to help

Best place to start your foreign carrier
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I had a good exposure for the starting of my foreign life. New culture, people and the university the staffs are well helpful and currently having and learning new things which will help me for my future.

Klaipeda, Klaipedos Apskritis, Lithuania

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