Lithuanian Sports University

Introduction

Lithuanian Sports University (LSU) is proud to be the only specialized university in Lithuania, which has been uniting Movement and Sports Science for over eight decades.

Studies in sport and related areas are gaining popularity, at the same time opening new opportunities for successful graduates. There will be a continuous rise in the need for professionals assisting those who strive for healthy, active and long life.


Therefore, you can succeed in life along with LSU, where studies, sports science and practice are interconnected. Exceptional attention to every international student, science-based studies and sports-living community will provide knowledge and interesting experience every day. Make the right choice and it will help to implement your goals and become exceptional.


Among the LSU graduates, there are many distinguished scientists, world-renowned coaches, famous athletes, and prominent public figures. 
A great number of the LSU students and graduates have become champions and prize-winners of the Olympic Games, World and European championships.

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Programmes

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Master

International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport

Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

The "International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport” is an inter-university master course that combines three European universities: Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (Germany), Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro in Vila Real (Portugal), and the Lithuanian Sports University in Kaunas (Lithuania). [+]

PROFILE The "International Master in Performance Analysis of Sport” is an inter-university master course that combines three European universities: Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (Germany), Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro in Vila Real (Portugal), and the Lithuanian Sports University in Kaunas (Lithuania).The study programme is based on an intensive and applied study of scientific methodology of specific areas as well as on multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives of Sports Studies. The program is implemented using the mobility resources of the Erasmus scheme. Students will face opportunity to perform the study programme at three universities. OBJECTIVES The aim of the program is to train experts and entrepreneurs in performance analysis in sport; to offer specialized quality education meeting labour market demands in sports training area; to provide the graduates skills that are obtained from modern sources of knowledge focussed on performance analysis in sports, and is interrelated with necessary knowledge and skills to develop career in international settings both in the field of sports professionals and in recreational activities. Studies for postgraduates at Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, the Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, and Lithuanian Sports University will be based on student-centred activity, where students are responsible for managing their study process at three different countries. LEARNING OUTCOMES The graduate is expected to be able to use expert knowledge in selected areas of sport performance analysis that contribute to performance development; integrate and apply knowledge, awareness and understanding to the enhancement of athletic performance; apply the analytical, critical and... [-]

Master in Tourism and Sports Management

Campus Full time 18  September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the programme is to provide students with a solid knowledge in management and business administration, to develop an ethically responsible personality with creative and entrepreneurial skills able to evaluate and predict national and international business [+]

Language: English B2 level or IELTS 6.0/TOEFL 5.50 OBJECTIVES The aim of the programme is to provide students with a solid knowledge in management and business administration, to develop an ethically responsible personality with creative and entrepreneurial skills that enable the graduate to evaluate and predict national and international business environment, develop innovative activities in sports and leisure organizations, carry out applied research projects in tourism and sports sectors, and apply research findings in daily organizational activities and strategic decision making. TOPICS Innovations in Management Science (10 ECTS) Sports and Tourism Economy (10 ECTS) Sports and Tourism Policy and Management (10 ECTS) Organizational Innovation and Research Projects (10 ECTS) Research Methods and Statistics (10 ECTS) Neuroscience (10 ECTS) Social Research Methods and Statistics (10 ECTS) MASTER THESIS (30 ECTS) COMPETENCES - Scientific knowledge and management of ideas - Communication: social and academic integration - Leadership and change management - Continuing professional development - Modeling of sports/tourism sector development - Sports/tourism organization development and creative interaction with the environmental protection - Enterprise and entrepreneurship in sports/tourism - Research activities - Expert-project activities CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Master's degree in Business and Management (Tourism and Sports Management programme) qualifies graduates to continue studying at PhD level or to enter the workforce. Graduates will be able to perform managerial, expert and consulting work at state, non-governmental and private organizations and to teach and carry out research at various educational institutions. [-]

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Lithuanian Sports University

Address Sporto gatvė 6
44221 Kaunas, Lithuania
Website http://www.lsu.lt/en
Phone +370 37 302 644