Faculty of Politics and Management
MRU Joins Global Univ Partnership on Environment (GUPES)
Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) has become a member of the Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability (GUPES), formed by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).Read more
Graduation Day at the Faculty - Jan. 27th
January 27th, 2015, Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) Rector Prof. Alvydas Pumputis and Politics & Management Faculty Dean Assoc. Prof. dr. Algirdas Monkevičius awarded diplomas to Faculty graduates. Three students graduated at the top of their class. Leader's Diplomas were presented to: Bachelor's Degree graduate Justina Budžiūtė, Master's Degree Education Policy and Management student Mantė Gasiūnaitė and International Politics and Economics programme student Vytautas Petkevičius.Read more
English language course for foreigners
15 of December is the application deadline for English language course for foreigners at Mykolas Romeris University!Read more
The Course will start on 1 February, so you and your friends are kindly invited to join us!
Concerts, Performances Marked Start of New Academic Year
Sept. 1st, 2014, marking the start of a new 2014-2015 academic year, the Pop Vocal Group, "Skalsa" folk dancers and MRU's Jazz Band performed for students.Read more
Prof. Baležentis Part of Team Creating Intl Academic Network
Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) Prof. Alvydas Baležentis (see photo) is one of the initiators involved in establishment of the International Academic Network, Innovative Development in Central and Eastern Europe. It will promote international cooperation in innovation management and bring together academics from Ukraine, Moldova, Poland, Latvia, Belarus, Russia and Lithuania.Read more
Graduating & Heading to Morocco, Student Says MRU Expanded Her Horizons
Globetrotting Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) Public Administration student Monika Kinčiūtė (see photo) has been able to combine studies with her love of travel, different cultures and flair for languages. She has spent an Erasmus semester in Spain, traveled in the U.S., Greece and other European countries. Next month, after graduation, she plans to vacation in Marrakesh, a graduation present from her parents.Read more
Experts at MRU to Evaluate Master's Degree Programme - Dec. 5th
On the 5th of December 2013 there was a meeting of the experts group of Centre for Quality Assesment in Higher Education to accredit the MRU Master's degree programme, Policy of Environment Protection and Administration.Read more
Young Politician's Academy Met Nov. 23rd
Nov. 23rd, 2013, (Saturday), the Young Politician's Academy hosted two lecturers who spoke to budding students. Writer, radio commentator and MRU Assoc. Prof. Vytautas Dumbliauskas (see photo) spoke about Lithuania's Public Policy.Read more
Adviser to Energy Minister Discussed Direction of Lithuania's Energy Policy
Oct. 29th, the open lecture, "Strategic Directions for Lithuania's Energy Policy" was held on the campus of Mykolas Romeris University (MRU). Žygimantas Vaičiūnas (see photo), an adviser to the Energy Minister, presented the lecture.Read more
Young Politicians' Academy Lectures Began Oct. 26th
Oct. 26th, (Saturday), the first lectures of the new academic season began at Mykolas Romeris University's (MRU) Young Politicians' Academy. Faculty Dean Assoc. Prof. Algirdas Monkevičius (see photo) addressed participants who spent their Saturday morning listening to a lecture on Lithuania's Presidency of the EU Council presented by Foreign Affairs Ministry representative Vaida Pukinaitė.Read more
The modern, rapidly expanding Faculty of Politics and Management is the largest faculty at Mykolas Romeris University. The faculty trains specialists in the fields of public administration, political science, management and business administration. Faculty scholars explore governmental, municipal and business policy issues,analyse legal acts and consult administrative institutions.
Bachelor studies (four-year undergraduate study programmes);
Master studies (1.5 or 2.5 year study programmes);
Doctoral studies (a four-year doctoral study programme);
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN POLITICAL SCIENCESEU Neighborhood Policy (full-time or extramural studies) Public policy (full-time or extramural studies)
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMMES IN MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS ADMINISTRATIONScience Management (full-time or extramural studies) Strategic Management of Organizations (full-time or extramural studies) Projects and Programmes Management (full-time or extramural studies)
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMMES IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
EU Policy and Administration (full-time or extramural studies) Environment Policy and Administration (full-time or extramural studies) Management of Natural Resources (full-time or extramural studies) Land Management Policy (full-time or extramural studies) Management and Administration of Sustainable Development (full-time or extramural studies)
DEGREES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Master of Political Science,
Master of Management and Business Administration,
Master of Public Administration.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN EUROPEAN NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICY
The study programme is designed to prepare highly qualified experts in European neighbourhood policy able to analyze and assess political, economic and social processes in EU neighbouring states, to independently carry out research, to evaluate real situations and foresee their outcome and to develop realistic and effective strategies and recommendations on issues of European neighbourhood policy. The graduates will be able to work in public institutions or private businesses in Lithuania, EU or neighbouring states.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN PUBLIC POLICY
Programme of Public policy is oriented to the traditional aspects of policy: it‘s formation, analysis, assessment and also ability to understand and to solve concrete public policy problems. This is multidisciplinary program, focusing on public policy overall, but not only on administration and policy altogether. Specialists skilled in various spheres of public policy are welcomed for the country with their competencies in emphasizing interests of the groups of people, also process of policy formation, coordination, political decision making and policy implementation. This is very important for future public policy science and practice development in the country. Graduates can work various kinds of analytical and administrative jobs in public and private sector institutions.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN SCIENCE MANAGEMENT
The study programme is designed to prepare specialists of science management with expertise in the EU and Lithuanian policy and ability to apply their knowledge in public and private scientific institutions and enterprises. Under circumstances of programme budgeting, the graduates will have the required skills to develop projects, to submit them for project calls to various programmes and to administrate their implementation.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF ORGANISATIONS
The study programme is designed to prepare professionals of strategic management able to develop business and development strategies, make business and action plans and strategies of their implementation, to arrange process of strategic planning and develop programme assessment and control systems. Apart from basic theoretical subjects of strategic management, the study programme includes Economics, Public Administration, Sustainable Development and Finance. Depending on the sphere a graduate is going to work, there are three possible alternatives: strategic management of business organizations, public institutions or financial organisations; or focus on practical cases of small or medium businesses, public institutions or financial organizations. Graduates of strategic management will be able to work as high qualification experts in a variety of organizations.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN MANAGEMENT OF PUBLIC PROGRAMMES AND PROJECTS
The study programme is designed to prepare highly qualified project management experts able to solve specific theoretical and practical problems in a broad range of national and local institutions. The study programme focuses on development of the following skills: ability to analyze social, cultural, political and economic project environment; initiate, plan, implement and control projects developed by national and local institutions or non-governmental organizations; to manage content, timing, costs, risk and quality of projects.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN EUROPEAN UNION POLICY AND ADMINISTRATION
The study programme is designed to prepare highly qualified experts in EU policy and public administration with a comprehensive understanding of EU structure and institutions, EU regulated policy areas and EU development. The graduates are trained to work in public administration institutions in Lithuania and the European Union.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN ENVIRONMENT POLICY AND ADMINISTRATION
The study programme is designed to prepare environment professionals with expertise in management of environment protection, as well as policies and modern principles of public administration of particular environment domains (atmosphere, hydrosphere, soil, natural resources, etc.) Graduates of the programme will be able to work as various level civil servants in all environmental institutions.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMMES IN MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
The study programme is designed to prepare environment professionals with expertise in management of natural resources, particular environment protection policies (land planning, forestry economics, agriculture, etc.) and modern principles of public management. Graduates of the programme will be able to work as high level civil servants in public or private environmental, agricultural, region and land planning institutions.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN LAND MANAGEMENT POLICY
The study programme of Land Management Policy is designed to prepare specialists of land management with expertise in state policies on restitution of land rights, land planning, land exploitation and disposal. Expertise in Land Management Policy will allow the graduates to successfully deal with issues of land reform, legal regulation of exploitation of natural resources or state administration and seek careers in a variety of state, local or private institutions.
MASTER STUDY PROGRAMME IN MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
The study programme is designed to prepare professionals of public administration with expertise in implementation of sustainable development policy on a national, regional or local level. Policy of sustainable development is grounded upon integration of economic and social development and strategic goals of environment protection to systematically enhance the quality of life. Sustainable development might therefore be approached as meta-policy which effect upon all sectors focusing on complex intersectoral tasks and long-term state development prospects.
Doctoral studies are designed to prepare scientists specializing in public administration. The doctoral students are actively involved in scientific and pedagogic work of the department. On graduation, the students get doctoral degrees.
Association of students in Public Administration (MRU VASA) unites academic community of the Faculty, arranges meetings, debates and conferences on issues of public administration, organizes introductory summer camps for first-year students and other events. Students take part in student scientific societies arrange meetings with employers and are involved in development of study programmes. Also the University has an association of European Law students (ELSA MRU) and an International Association of Law Students (ILSA) to associate University’s students of Law and Law and Administration. A growing number of students are involved in international student exchange programmes. Why to choose our faculty All study programmes of our faculty integrate studies of Management, Political Sciences, Public Administration and Law to grant our graduates employment advantages in the labour market. The faculty employs highly qualified researchers to provide up-to-date research findings. The faculty has a friendly education environment facilitating student liberty and analytical approaches towards problem solution. The faculty is involved in a number of international programs giving the students broad opportunities to take studies in Eastern and Western Europe’s universities, to improve their qualifications and exchange experiences. Over 30 subjects are taught in English to provide opportunities for student and teacher exchanges. Law and Management undergraduate study programme is also available in the form of distance learning studies. The University offers numerous opportunities for students’ cultural and creative self-expression. For enquiries on admission to University contact Admission Board Ateities g. 20, Vilnius Phone: (8 5) 271 45 81 Fax :(8 5) 271 46 22
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Address: Valakupių g. 5, LT-10101 Vilnius|
Tel.: (370 5) 274 0613
Fax: 274 0624
Dean: doc. dr. Virginijus Valentinavičius
Tel.: (370 5) 2740 638
Vice-Dean: doc. dr. Andrius Stasiukynas
Tel.: (370 5) 2714 529
Dean‘s Assistant: Dovilė Kryžiokaitė
Tel.: (370 5) 274 0613