Vilnius University Faculty of Law is the first Lithuanian institution of legal education. Here is the place where the academic experience retained and cherished for centuries and the young, energetic staff’s expertise and mature approach to work merge. Everyone who is interested in law, its history and various achievements of contemporary legal science is welcome to join the community of our Faculty. PhD students are a vital part of our research culture.
Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Law or a higher education degree equivalent to it. Detailed information about the required application documents can be found here.
Entrance grade is composed of:
- the grade point average of Master’s diploma supplement;
- the assessment of research project;
- the assessment of entrance interview with the leading scholars of the Faculty.
Research project (10 pages) should describe the project that the applicant plans to undertake as her or his dissertation on proposed themes. The proposal should describe the project’s scope, aim and goals, its scholarly significance and research methodology, including any source materials on which the project will rely, it should introduce the stages of planned research.
Research project must be submitted from the 19th until the 23th of June to the Faculty of Law Department of Studies (Saulėtekis av. 9, I building, Room 606, Vilnius or mailed via regular (air) mail or by an international courier service).
On the 30th of June, 2017 at 9.00 a.m. the applicants take the entrance interview with leading scholars of the Faculty and defend their research project (Saulėtekis av. 9, I building, Room 303, Vilnius or via Skype).
For more detailed information
Faculty of Law, Dovilė Savičiūtė +370 5 219 3129, firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Doctoral and Residency Studies, Simona Akamauskaitė +370 5 268 7095, email@example.com