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  • Locations: Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UNC applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Description:
ISM University of Economics
ISM Lithuania Students Vilnius Castle ISM Lithuania Campus

Founded in 1995, ISM University of Management and Economics, is one of the first universities in Lithuania joining the UN Global Compact and thus becoming a part of the National Network of Responsible Business Organizations. They seek to educate successful and responsible business leaders. , business, as a primary driver of globalization, can help ensure that markets, commerce, technology and finance advance in ways that benefit economies and societies everywhere.

Click here for more information about ISM. 

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Housing and Meals

NOTE: Summer Program in Lithuania ISM, are NOT a part of the Exchange Agreement. These are stand-alone programs and a majority of those programs are conducted by the Department of Business. Students MUST indicate which course they will be attending from the below, on their personal essays in the application:

BAMG 495- Summer 2019 - Dr. Wanasika- May 7 to 17th. 2019

If you have any questions please email


Students participating in the exchange will pay tuition and fees to UNC, at their current tuition rate. They will pay all other expenses, such as housing, to the host university. The budget given in US dollars is an estimate and is subject to change dependent on exchange rates. Tuition and fees estimates below are based on in-state residency rates with COF. Students will be billed at their current tuition rate.

Click here for the most current exchange rate.


Vilnius , is the capital of Lithuania and its largest city, with a population of 542,664. Vilnius was one of the largest Jewish centers in Europe. Its Jewish influence has led to it being described as the "Jerusalem of Lithuania" and Napoleon named it "the Jerusalem of the North" as he was passing through in 1812. In 2009, Vilnius was the European Capital of Culture, together with the Austrian city of Linz.

Use the following links for more information on the city of Vilnius:
Things to do in Vilnius
Lonely Planet-Vilnius


Before the beginning of every semester, ISM International studies office organizes Welcome Week for new international students.

There is about 100 international students coming to ISM for the Fall semester and about 60 students coming for spring semester, therefore it is a good chance to meet everyone and socialize before the semester begins. During the Welcome week there are many events of all kinds for the new international students - Kick off seminar, trips, parties, Lithuanian language crash course, cultural introduction to Lithuania, welcome dinners, tours, etc.

There is a buddy program offered at ISM where local students (or full time international students) help new exchange students to settle in Vilnius. You can apply to be a part of this free program after you have been officially accepted to ISM. The buddy will be your guardian angel and help you with all the practical matters upon your arrival to Vilnius and ISM if you choose.


There are quotas of how many exchange students can take a particular course at ISM. The quotas will be used on the first come, first served basis.

Undergraduate students can choose courses from undergraduate programs only;
**Business students should contact Monfort College for more information on credits and how they will transfer back to UNC.

Click here for course information. This is just an example of the courses that are offered. If you are accepted into the program, a more accurate listing will be sent.

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Eligibility & Availability

To be eligible to apply students must have at least a 3.0 GPA and meet the UNC Eligibility Requirements to study abroad.

Housing & Meals

Please be aware that ISM does not have any halls of residences therefore it is students‘ responsibility to find a place to stay. However UNC and ISM offer some guidance and help in finding a place to live. Once you have been accepted to the program, more information will follow concerning suggested accommodations.

Students will need to apply for visa to study in Lithuania. The visa process is simple and more detail will be offered upon acceptance to the exchange program.

Click here to visit the Lithuania Embassy site.


Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.