ISM Summer University in the Baltics

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will take place from the 2nd of July to the 19th of July, 2018, (3 weeks) and will enable undergraduate as well as graduate students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe.

Why ISM Summer University?

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will enable students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe:

• The ISM Summer University in the Baltics has already attracted more than 300 students coming from Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA since 2012.
• The ISM University of Management and Economics is the top ranked University in the Baltics, founded by BI Norwegian Business School.
• The ISM campus in Vilnius is located in a historic building in the Old Town, a former Basilian monastery.
• The majority of courses are taught by PhD qualified faculty with a strong international background.
• All courses include company visits.


The following courses are suggested for the ISM Summer University in the Baltics 2017. Each course will be lectured in English and take place in the morning or in the afternoon session (4 times a week – 3 weeks long). The examination will take place on the last day of the course. Each student can select one or two courses. If a course will not be selected by a minimum number of 15 students, it will not be delivered during the program and the students who have selected such a course will be offered an opportunity to choose from remaining two courses.

The international project management course is designed to help students understand the complexities of project work in an international environment. Students will learn to analyze complex project problems in a broader economic, social and cultural context. The course covers the main project management topics that are essential in maintaining competitiveness in real-life business situations.rnrnAfter attending the course students will be able to use relevant consulting and management methods when dealing with their internal and external stakeholders; feel more confident about accepting responsibility for new projects and be better able to stay in control of projects in an increasingly global marketplace.





Akvilė Šimėnienė

Aleksandr Christenko

Alfredas Chmieliauskas

Ana Prijemskaja

Andrius Švarplys

Anicetas Suchockis
Vyr. lektorius

Audronė Nakrošienė


Nominated Exchange students. Till 30 March, 2018 Non-nominated students from partner institutions. Till 30 March, 2018 Students from other institutions. Early bird fee. Till February 28, 2018 Students from other institutions. Regular fee. From February 28 till 30 March, 2018
Fee for 1 course (6 ECTS) 250 EUR 350 EUR 450 EUR
Fee for 2 courses (12 ECTS) 350 EUR 500 EUR 650 EUR
Hospitality fee 850 EUR 850 EUR 850 EUR 850 EUR


Should you prefer to arrange accommodation yourself, 650 EUR hospitality fee would apply. Hospitality fee includes accommodation, catering and social activities. It is also covers administrative and infrastructure costs.

• Accommodation for 19 nights in the old town of Vilnius and on the seaside (hosting July 1st – July 20th, 2018)
• **Bed in a hostel (3-4 beds in one room), free Wi-Fi, non-smoking rooms, laundry
• Continental breakfast and lunch on each weekday
• Sightseeing in Vilnius
• Weekend trip to Palanga, resort on the seaside (13-15 July)
• Visiting local and multinational companies

Optional Cultural/Social Program in Vilnius:
• Visit to Historical Castle and National Park of Trakai (More information about Trakai here)
• Visit to the open air museum Rumsiskes (more information here)
• Guided walking tour of old town Vilnius (More information about Vilnius here)
• Lithuanian Beer Tour at Bambalyne Pub (more information about Bambalyne here)

Application deadline

The final application deadline for the ISM Summer University in the Baltics is the 30th of March, 2018. Early bird application deadline is the 28th of February, 2018.

Application process

1. Fill in the online APPLICATION FORM.
2. Send 1 page Motivation Letter, Transcript of Records (certificate with your courses attended and the grades obtained at home university) and a copy of your passport* to
3. All the information about your application along with the admission decision will be sent to you by the 15th of May, 2018.
4. You may be asked to confirm your participation by paying relevant fees in 2 weeks time after your registration. Final latest payment deadline: 2nd of May, 2018. After the 2nd of May, 2018, a 150 EUR late payment fee will be applied.

The transfer should be made to ISM University of Management and Economics account:
ISM University of Management and Economics, UAB
Aušros Vartų str. 7A
Vilnius, LT-01304
Company code 111963319
Company VAT code LT119633113
AB DNB Bankas, Bank code 40100
Settlement account LT57 4010 0495 0043 6891

* Please note that we need to have all the required documentation before the 3rd of April, 2018. Final payment deadline is 2nd of May 2018.


For general inquiries:

For academic issues:
Tadas Šarapovas, Assoc. Prof. Dr.