Higher Education-related Organizations

Lithuanian Higher Education-related Organizations


uniRank publishes a list of Lithuanian higher education-related organizations. These organizations are public or private entities that focus on issues related to higher education. They may be involved in advocacy, research, policy development, accreditation, quality assurance or other activities related to higher education. These organizations may represent universities, students, faculty, research institutions or other stakeholders in the higher education sector.
Lithuanian higher education-related organizations can have an international, national, regional or local scope and coverage. uniRank's current higher education-related organizations classification includes 10 categories:

  1. Government Regulatory Organizations
  2. Accreditation or Quality Evaluation Organizations
  3. Qualifications Authorities
  4. University Associations or Alliances
  5. Professional or Industry Associations
  6. Advocacy Organizations
  7. Rectors, Vice-chancellors or Presidents Organizations
  8. Student Unions or Organizations
  9. University Rankings Organizations
  10. Other Higher Education-related Organizations

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Government Regulatory Organizations

This uniRank category encompass all federal, national, state, or local government bodies and agencies that are responsible for recognizing, overseeing, regulating and/or funding higher education institutions. Examples of such government regulatory organizations include Ministries of Higher Education, Departments of Higher Education and other similar government bodies with the authority and responsibility to govern the higher education sector. These organizations play a vital role in ensuring the quality and standards of higher education institutions within their respective jurisdictions.

Lietuvos Respublikos švietimo ir mokslo ministerija
Founded in 1918, Lietuvos Respublikos švietimo ir mokslo ministerija (Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania) is a government agency responsible for education and science policy in Lithuania.

The Ministry is responsible for the development and implementation of… learn more

Accreditation and Quality Evaluation Organizations

This uniRank category includes public or private entities responsible for assessing and evaluating the quality, standards and performance of higher education institutions as a whole or their specific programs. Accreditation organizations typically have established criteria and guidelines that institutions must meet to be accredited. These criteria often cover areas such as faculty qualifications, curriculum, student services, infrastructure, governance and educational outcomes. The evaluation process usually involves self-assessment by the institution, peer reviews, site visits and documentation reviews. Accreditation is typically granted for a specific period and institutions must undergo periodic reviews to maintain the accredited status of the institution or its programs. Quality evaluation organizations, also known as quality assurance agencies or quality councils, are also responsible for evaluating and ensuring the quality and standards of educational institutions and programs. Quality evaluation organizations often assess institutions based on factors such as educational outcomes, faculty qualifications, research output, student support services, infrastructure, and compliance with legal and ethical standards. Both accreditation or quality evaluation organizations may operate at the national, regional or international level. The evaluations conducted by these organizations serve multiple purposes. They provide information to prospective students, employers, and other stakeholders about the quality and credibility of institutions or programs. Additionally, the evaluations can help institutions identify areas for improvement and implement quality enhancement measures.
It's worth noting that accreditation and quality evaluation organizations can vary in their structures, methodologies and specific areas of focus. Different countries and regions may have their own accrediting bodies or quality assurance agencies with distinct frameworks and processes for evaluation

Studiju kokybes vertinimo centras
Studiju kokybes vertinimo centras is a higher education quality assurance agency in Lithuania. The agency was established in 1995 and operates under the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania.

It is responsible for evaluating the quality of higher education… learn more

Rectors, Vice-chancellors or Presidents Organizations

This uniRank category includes all associations or groups that bring together university leaders in executive positions. These organizations serve as platforms for collaboration, networking and collective advocacy on issues relevant to higher education leadership.

Lietuvos kolgiju direktoriu konferencija
The Lietuvos kolgiju direktoriu konferencija (Conference of Lithuanian College Directors) is an organization that plays a significant role in higher education in Lithuania. The organization was established in 1992 and is composed of directors from various colleges and universities in Lithuania.

The… learn more

Lietuvos universitetu rektoriu konferencija
The Lietuvos universitetu rektoriu konferencija (Conference of Rectors of Lithuanian Universities) is an organization that plays a crucial role in higher education in Lithuania. It is a voluntary association of rectors from all public and private universities in Lithuania and its main objective is… learn more

Other Higher Education-related Organizations

This uniRank miscellaneous category encompasses various entities and organizations that are related to the field of higher education but do not fit neatly into the categories above. These organizations play diverse roles and contribute to the advancement, support and development of higher education in different ways.

Švietimo mainu paramos fondas
The Švietimo mainu paramos fondas (SMPF) is a Lithuanian non-profit organization that focuses on supporting educational exchange programs and initiatives. The organization was established in 1994 and has since played a key role in promoting educational exchange and cooperation in Lithuania.

The… learn more

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