Lithuania, Kaunas

Summer Intership Programme

when 11 July 2020 - 9 August 2020
language English
duration 5 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 550

Due to the covid-19 outbreak, all programmes will take place in 2021. We will announce new dates once they are available.

It is a four-week internship programme with an innovative twist that combines theoretical and practical skills necessary for students preparing for their future career.

Part 1:
A week designed to address the skills that need to be cultivated by students who want to be successful in their future life, working with university professionals and practitioners from their professional fields:
• Self-analysis (Strategies and Methods to identify personal strengths and apply them to acceding career ambitions);
• Personal Branding (how to highlight your advantages, craft a good CV and present yourself best on social media);
• Public speaking (useful tips how to deliver your message in a best way possible and captivate those who listen to you);
Part 2:
The time to practice your professional skills: 3 weeks doing an internship at workplaces or institutions which are social partners of VMU, including Kaunas City Municipality, various private companies and NGOs.

These will be your chosen fields and area of interests, best competencies and skills, including art, creative industries, finance and economics, politics and international relations, medicine and social work, communication and public relations, marketing, advertising, IT, etc.

Course leader

Tomas Mickevičius (bsu@vdu.lt)

Target group

Students from any field of studies (BA & MA studies) and university graduates.

Course aim

To teach students how to create and manage their real life and digital personal images and provide them with opportunities to acquire or improve their intercultural and general professional skills in order to prepare them for a labour market.

Fee info

EUR 550: Early Bird (until April 1) 550 EUR, From April 1: 600 EUR