18 July 2020
This week-long course on military security gives you a chance to get in-depth understanding about current threats the Eastern flank of Europe faces and the countermeasures it applies to deter aggressors and defend both – regional and national – security interests. In addition, the course includes a site visit to Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas Staff Battalion.
Ms Jurgita Jakevičiūtė
Vilnius Summer School invites experts and scientists to share their knowledge and experience in the field of military security with students and any other persons from abroad who might be interested in military security issues.
The course of Vilnius Summer School 2020 on military security aims to discuss the Russian foreign, security and defence policy and to analyze the capabilities of Russian military. The course will focus on the security situation in the Baltic region, giving a particular attention to the transformation of Russian military and its impact on the security and defence policy of the Baltic States. Moreover, in this course participants will be able to get understanding on the challenges NATO faces today and what NATO must do to counter them, what NATO and national strategies and capabilities must be in place to increase deterrence and defence in the Baltic region.
If you wish to receive credits for attending Vilnius Summer School, you need to negotiate the amount of credits with your university.
EUR 390: Tuition fee without accommodation:
Early Birds: before 31 January 2020 - 390 Eur
After 31 January 2020 - 450 Eur
This tuition fee includes complete course reading materials, one meal per day (lunch), student’s handbook, maps, field-trips, and cultural and special events. Students are responsible for their own travel costs, accommodation, dinners and other personal expenses.
Tuition fee with accommodation:
Early Birds: before 31 January 2020 - 740 Eur
After 31 January 2020 - 800 Eur
Tuition fee with accommodation includes complete course reading materials, accommodation and two meals per day (breakfast and lunch), student’s handbook, maps, field-trips, and cultural and special events. Students are responsible for their own travel costs, dinners and other personal expenses.
To guarantee their participation in Vilnius Summer School, students can also turn to their home institutions or local funding authorities. Most universities have scholarship funds to cover short summer courses connected to the student's fields of interest