VIKO Lecturer D.Karlaitė Elected Ambassador of the Climate Pact


The General Directorate of European Climate Policy of the European Commission has elected Dalia Karlaitė, a lecturer at the Faculty of Business Management, as the ambassador of the Climate Pact for a one-year term. The European Climate Pact is an initiative by the European Commission, a movement of united people working towards a common goal, […]

Lecturer of Vilniaus kolegija / Higher Education Institution: Climate Change is an Important Concern for Higher Education Institutions in Lithuania


The EU aims to become a climate-neutral by 2050. To successfully achieve this ambitious goal, there is a need for the commitment of all society. The key questions are: how will we tackle environmental issues, and what are the responsibilities that educational institutions should take on? Dalia Karlaitė, a lecturer at the Faculty of Business […]

Vilniaus Kolegija / Higher Education Institution is the Leader in the Rankings of College Study Fields in 2024!


The magazine “Reitingai” has published the annual evaluation of the fields of study conducted in higher education institutions. Vilniaus Kolegija remains a leader among Lithuanian higher education institutions of this type.  The fields of study were evaluated according to the following criteria: employers’ opinion about alumni, the number of admitted students, their preparation for studies, […]

Queen Silvia of Sweden Award for Jurgita Stankūnienė,  Teacher and Nurse of the Health Care Faculty 


The Queen Silvia Nursing Awards have been organized in Lithuania for the fourth year. Their organizers are the nursing hospital “Addere Care” and the organization established by the Queen of Sweden “Swedish Care International”, which initiates this competition in different countries. All Lithuanian nurses and nursing students can participate in the awards. All you have […]

Advancing Toward Sustainability: Reflections on Bankers’ Day at VIKO BANKAS


On December 13th this year, Bankers’ Day unfolded, showcasing VIKO BANKAS’s unique simulation experience to students hailing from ten different countries. Gitana Mečėjienė, Head of the Department of Banking, emphasized the practical significance of VIKO’s Faculty of Economics in offering a hands-on banking simulation during the final year of the degree program. Mečėjienė stressed the […]

Strengthening Digital Competences in Humanities Education: Insights from the Erasmus+ Project


On the 4th of December 2023, the Erasmus+ project titled “Digital readiness and capacity building of humanities professors in universities through partnership with digital technologies companies,” under contract No. 2021-1-LT01-KA220-HED-000031124, convened at Vilnius University’s Faculty of Economics. The following day witnessed a pivotal project publicity event aimed at enhancing the digital competences and capacities of […]

Representative of Vilniaus Kolegija / Higher Education Institution Participates in EURASHE Skills Community of Practice Events


On December 1, 2023 Rita Liepuonienė, Vice-Rector for Studies at Vilniaus Kolegija / Higher Education Institution, participated in a seminar at the European Parliament on Lifelong Learning Week 2023. The aim of Lifelong Learning Week is to raise awareness of the potential of lifelong learning to address the many challenges of modern society. The seminar […]

Empowering Students with Disabilities: Certificates Conferred Following Specialized Training


From November 6th to 8th, 2023, the ERASMUS+ project “Educational Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Students with Disabilities through Digital Solutions and Assistive Technologies (EESI-DIGI)” hosted an impactful training program. This three-day event, held at the Faculty of Economics of Vilnius College of Economics, saw the participation of students with disabilities and educators from five […]

A New Library Services Platform Being Installed in the Library of Vilniaus Kolegija / Higher Education Institution


More than 40 country’s education and research institutions are beginning to implement a new generation library services platform, consisting of the Alma and Primo VE library products from the international company “Ex Libris,” announced Vilnius University (VU). “The new library services platform will provide the Lithuanian academic community with new opportunities on a national scale […]

We are pleased to announce the winners of the “HACK Agrifood Challenge Lab’23” hackathon!


The Agromaster Sector Challenges Laboratory organized by EIT Food concluded with three winning teams instead of just one this year. On October 17-18, the “HACK AgriFood Challenges Lab’23” took place, where students and other registered innovators tackled the most pressing challenges in the agricultural sector today. Nearly 70 participants not only proposed solutions for a […]

Vilniaus Kolegija / Higher Education Institution Strengthens Cooperation with the Municipality of Šalčininkai District


Leaders of Vilniaus Kolegija visited the Šalčininkai District Municipality and discussed opportunities of expanded collaboration not only in the field of youth studies but also in jointly implemented social projects, applied research, and outsourced project activities that would ensure benefits not only in specialist training but also have an impact on the region’s development. The […]

A new project has started!


From 2023 to 2026, twelve European partners, including Vilniaus kolegija, combine their strengths within the subsidised Partnership for Excellence – Erasmus+ Teacher Academies project “Social Change Through Sustainable Communication in Lifelong Learning in Schools and Society” (TASC).  This project focuses on sustainable communication. From October 4 till October 6, the partners from seven different countries […]