Lithuania, Vilnius

Military Security

when 1 July 2017 - 8 July 2017
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 390

This week-long 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.

Course leader

Ms Jurgita Jakevičiūtė

Target group

Vilnius Summer School invites experts and scientists to share their knowledge and experience in the field of energy security with students and any other persons from abroad who might be interested in energy security issues.

Course aim

The course of Vilnius Summer School 2017 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.

Credits info

2 EC
If you wish to receive credits for attending a summer school, you need to negotiate the amount of credits with your university.

Fee info

EUR 390: Should you prefer to arrange accommodation yourself.

This tuition fee includes complete course reading materials, one meal per day (lunch), student’s handbook, maps, fieldtrips, and cultural and special events. Students are responsible for their own travel costs, dinners and other personal expenses
EUR 810: Tuition fees with accomodation.

Tuition fee with accomodation includes complete course reading materials, accommodation and two meals per day (breakfast and lunch), student’s handbook, maps, fieldtrips, and cultural and special events. Students are responsible for their own travel costs, dinners and other personal expenses.

Scholarships

In order to guarantee their participation in 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 study a