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1. Open Educational Resources are customizable MOOCs-like pre-university level courses which offer education and training at all levels throughout the world, Read more and feel free to join Management Class Global Group.

2. Learning Centres  using Management Class' customizable pubic programmes, courses and modules introduce, publish and share our institutional and organizational partners' degree or higher vocational qualifications level programmes and courses to international clients for online and/or campus-based delivery.

Study in Lihuania

Vilnius Business College is an accredited higher education institution that provides bachelor’s degree in the fields of social sciences, physical sciences and humanities. 

The College has professional teachers from Lithuania and abroad, many of which are practitioners. All of the teachers have a master’s degree; while some of them have doctor’s degree in their study area and are Assoc. Professors.

Modern and famous for its unique design, Vilnius Business College offers seven study programmes taught in a foreign language (3-year full-time, 4-year part-time studies):

  • Business Management and Marketing (taught in English and Russian/English)
  • Hospitality and Event Management (taught in English and Russian/English)
  • Transport Business Management (taught in Russian)
  • Applied English Language (taught in Russian/English)
  • Media and Computer Games (taught in English)
  • Mobile Technologies and Security (taught in English)
  • Programming and Internet Technologies (taught in English)

Vilnius Business College is No. 1 in the 2014 Lithuanian non-state college rankings, receiving highest points in one of the most important criteria of the rankings "added value of alumni and assessment of employers". This once again confirms that VBC students are in a very high demand in the labor market. Some of the graduates create and develop their own business and the others continue their studies in local and foreign universities or colleges.

Our motto – individual attention to everyone. Groups are small, so individual communication with lecturer is guaranteed. The College has computer classes, library, modern e-learning environment, simulation games and wireless internet. Alongside English and Russian languages, we also offer to study German, Spanish, French, Swedish or even Chinese language at our College!

Communication and International Office of Vilnius Business College has developed a wide network of foreign partners, which helps to promote College‘s name in international education market. The college is actively involved in international projects, exchange programs, international science and research activities.

See more at: http://www.studyinlithuania.lt/en/institutions/vilniusbusinesscollege#sthash.pchyLiw6.dpuf

Political system: Republic
Capital city: Vilnius
Total area: 65 000 km²
Population: 3.3 million
Currency: litas
Official EU language:  Lithuanian

Lithuania is the southernmost of the three Baltic states – and the largest and most populous of them. Lithuania was the first occupied Soviet republic to break free from the Soviet Union and restore its sovereignty via the declaration of independence on 11 March 1990.

The Lithuanian landscape is predominantly flat, with a few low hills in the western uplands and eastern highlands. The highest point is Aukštasis at 294 metres. Lithuania has 758 rivers, more than 2 800 lakes and 99 km of the Baltic Sea coastline, which are mostly devoted to recreation and nature preservation. Forests cover just over 30% of the country.

Some 84% of the population are ethnic Lithuanians. The two largest minorities are Poles, who account for just over 6% of the population, and Russians, who make up just over 5%. The Lithuanian language belongs to the family of Indo-European languages.

The capital, Vilnius, is a picturesque city on the banks of the rivers Neris and Vilnia, and the architecture within the old part of the city is some of Eastern Europe’s finest. Vilnius university, founded in 1579, is a renaissance style complex with countless inner courtyards, forming a city within the city.

The Lithuanian president is elected directly for a five-year term and is active principally in foreign and security policy. The unicameralLithuanian Parliament, the Seimas , has 141 members.

Lithuania’s most famous culinary export is perhaps cold beet soup. Potatoes also make a regular appearance on menus, popular dishes being potato pancakes and Cepelinai – potato dumplings stuffed with meat, curd cheese or mushrooms.

Study

Professional qualifications acquired in Lithuania are recognized abroad. Besides, our country has signed agreements on academic exchanges with 16 countries around the world. Each year over 1,000 students and teachers leave for studies or internships abroad.

Public schools of higher education use Lithuanian as a language of instruction, but other languages are also possible if a curriculum is linked to another language or if classes are held by foreign teachers, or if studies are carried out under study programs for foreigners or in case of  academic exchanges.

Work

Lithuania benefits from its position in Northern Europe as a trading hub. Since its adhesion to the Europe, the market place is growing up quickly and offer great opportunities in the Capital, Vilnius. Technology and engineering are some of the most fruitful career choices in the country.

Accommodation

Lithuania has many historic sites and is full of culture. If you want further information on accommodation visit http://www.metroroommates.com/state_rentals/lithuania_rentals.asp. Alternatively view the accommodation provided by the university you choose to study.

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List of Universities in Lithuania

Published on 16 Oct 2013

Shekhar Saha from India Studies Medicine at Lithuanian University Health Science, 3rd year student. Matthias Hans Nikolaus Moser from Germany Studies Pharmacy at Lithuanian University. Yanwei Liu from China. Studies Architecture at University of Technology, 4th year bachelor student.

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ALISON: Transforming Global Online Learning

Published on 28 Oct 2013

2013 WISE Awards winner ALISON is transforming global online learning through its free interactive multimedia basic education and workplace skills training courses with certification. ALISON is a for-profit social enterprise and one of the world's most popular free learning websites providing over 500 courses to two million registered learners across every country. 

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MOOC Strategic Considerations Infographic

Published on 5 Feb 2013

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Managing the MOOC Momentum [Infographic]

MOOCs are providing opportunities to, and issuing challenges for, the higher education system left, right, and center. This infographic from the Parthenon Group identifies four strategic considerations higher education leaders must address when it comes to MOOCs.

The MOOC Strategic Considerations Infographic presents the strategic questions MOOCs raise for college and university leaders in 2014 and beyond.

4 MOOC Strategic Considerations for College and University Leaders 

  1. Credit for MOOCs will fit into established processes already embedded in post-secondary institutions
  2. All MOOCs are not the same – different plans work for different students and institutions
  3. Introductory courses tend to generate surpluses, exactly where MOOCs may be most prominent
  4. For highly differentiated institutions and programs, MOOCs are a “marketing nirvana”

Via: www.parthenon.com

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