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2012-09-24 00:00:01

Rector Prof. Pumputis: Applications to MRU Increased

pumputisrektor2012 Sept. 24th, MRU Rector Prof. Alvydas Pumputis, in an interview with the online news website, "" said despite a decrease in the overall number of high school graduates, applications to MRU increased.

"This is the first year, when the number of (high school) graduates decreased about 8,000. However, we had more applicants applying to the University than last year," said Prof. Pumputis.

"This shows, that by offering new programmes and retaining existing ones, we are meering the needs of the market.

"We have not yet felt the effects this year. What awaits, we shall see," Rector Pumputis said.