Kaunas Technical University

Higher education reform at the finishing stretch – what will follow?

When asked whether the higher education reform will provide universities with the opportunity to negotiate mergers among themselves or whether there will be certain restrictions to abide by, one of the authors of the reform […]

Rokas Grajauskas

Education reform is key to Lithuania’s economic growth

Lithuania must overhaul its education system and use more high-tech solutions to maintain economic growth in the future, Danske Bank’s chief economist for the Baltic countries said on Thursday. […]

Protest in the front of the Ministry of Education

63% of Lithuanians against longer academic year

Some 63 percent of Lithuanians oppose plans of extending the academic year, while the number of those against is even higher among respondents with children of school age (72 pct), show a public opinion poll conducted by Vilmorus company. […]

Saulius Skvernelis

PM says ‘situation serious’, but ruling Farmers isn’t splitting up

Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis describes disagreements between the government and lawmakers on the planned higher education reform as a serious situation, but says that the ruling Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) is not facing a split. […]