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B.Sc.Public Governance

Tuition fee €2,900 per year
Application fee €100 one-time
Registration fee €100 one-time

Baltic Center Registration Fee Includes:
– Consultations for selection of HEI
– Migration & visa consultation
– Registration in the Baltic Center database
HEI admission documents’ check
– General testing for all Baltic Center HEIs – Admission Examination
– Student’s admission to HEI, maximum 3 registrations per one fee.
& In case of HEI change at the request of a student, after the admission letter receiving from HEI, a transfer to another HEI is for an extra cost.
– Documents’ arrangement for the payments to HEI
– Bonus – on the written application of a student, preparation and transfer of the invitation for the embassy.
& The period of preparation from week to two months

Overview

We were the first in Lithuania to organise public governance studies, therefore we can guarantee high quality of studies, experience, and professionalism. Studies are meant for those who aspire to become strong public governance specialists who know public governance theories and practices, values and ethics, principles of civil society and volunteering, main social research methods, and who are able to apply them in management activities of public sector.
The programme is focused on key issues of governance and non-profit leadership in a globalising world and allows students to acquire a thorough understanding of how public policies affect the outcomes and citizens in a context of changing political and social settings. This will allow them to develop well-designed policies and systemic reforms that will enhance the effectiveness and legitimacy of national and transnational public policies and administrative system. The programme provides students with a unique possibility to achieve professional knowledge and practical skills in public governance and leadership on both sides of the Atlantic.
The study programme aims to bring experience and professionalism as well as global awareness and competency in public administration to students who are keen to become leaders in the public and nonprofit sector.

Programme structure

1st Semester:
Sustainable Human Development
Introduction to Law
Subject Scope Information Technologies
Introduction to Public Governance Studies
Psychology

2nd Semester:
Basics of Public Policy
Business Communication
Statistics
Electives of Personality and Health Development
Electives of Philosophy
Foreign Language Electives (Level C1)

3rd Semester:
Basics of Local Self-Government
Marketing in Public Sector
Government and Politics
Basics of Economics
Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Social Research

4th Semester:
Public Services Administration
Public Governance Organization Theory
Fundamentals of Administrative Law
Public Information Governance
Electives of Entrepreneurship Education 2019

5th Semester:
Local Economic Development
European Union Governance System
Public Finance Management
Introduction to Logic
Electives of Major Study Field or Minor Study Field

6th Semester:
Strategic Planning in Public Sector Organizations
Civil Service
Urban and Regional Development
Electives of Major Study Field or Minor Study Field

7th Semester:
Civil Society and Volunteering
Public Programmes and Projects
Ethics and Corruption Prevention in Public Sector
Electives of Major Study Field or Minor Study Field

8th Semester:
Practice
Final Degree Project

Career opportunities

Student’s competences
Knowledge of economic, social, legal and political public administration context; Knowledge of principles and values of public policy and public administration, selection of innovative management measures in the activities of public sector; Change and innovation management in public sector and public management organisations.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States