Lietuvos sporto universitetas

country rank  15
world rank  7662

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University Overview

Established in 1934, Lietuvos sporto universitetas (Lithuanian Sports University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Kaunas (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Lietuvos Respublikos švietimo ir mokslo ministerija (Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania), Lietuvos sporto universitetas (LSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Lietuvos sporto universitetas (LSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 85 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Lithuanian Sports University
Acronym LSU
Founded 1934
Motto LSU - Tavo ateities komanda
LSU - Your Future Team

University Location

Address Sporto str. 6
Kaunas (population range: 250,000-499,999)
44221 Kaunas
T +370 (37) 302621
F +370 (37) 204515

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Sporto str. 6
Kaunas 44221
+370 (37) 302672

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE)
  • European Network of Sport Science, Education and Employment (ENSSEE)
  • European Network of Physiotherapy in Higher Education (ENPHE)
  • International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE)
  • EAS Dual Career Network (EAS Network)
  • International Association for Physical Education in Higher Education (AIESEP)
  • International Network of Sport and Health Science (INSHS)
  • International Association of Universities of Physical Culture and Sport (IAUPCS)
  • Baltic Sport Science Society (BSSS)
  • European Association for International Education (EAIE)
  • European Association for Sport Management (EASM)
  • Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER)
  • European College of Sport Science (ECSS)

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