Genetics is one of the future TOP specialties all around the world. This program offers a unique possibility to study the basics of both Human and Animal Anatomy, Physiology, Histology, Genetics, and other disciplines that will lay the background for a comprehensive understanding of disease pathogenesis.
Medical and Veterinary Genetics
BSc in Health Sciences, Biomedical Technician
210 ECTS credits
4,300 EUR per year
Taught in English
After graduation, you can
Work at different research and diagnostic laboratories;
Continue studies in Master's degree programs in various Lithuanian or foreign institutions. This might be followed by Ph.D. studies.
Structure of the program
What you will learn each year
Year 1: Human Physiology, Animal Physiology, Basic Genetics
Year 2: General and Molecular Pathology, Molecular Biology, Biostatics, Basics of Immunology, Plant Genetics
Year 3: Veterinary Genetics, Medical Genetics I, Analytical Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Bachelor Thesis
Year 4: Professional Practice, Bachelor Thesis
Why study Medical and Veterinary Genetics at LSMU?
Multicultural environment and student community: international students from 76 different countries make up nearly 20% of the total student body at LSMU;
Diploma recognized in many countries of the word;
Possibility to spend a semester or a year abroad with the Erasmus+ exchange program;
Small groups (up to 10 students) in clinical courses;
Support system for student adaptation: mentoring, tutoring, and psychological counseling.
High school / secondary education (or higher)Good results in Biology and Chemistry. In case the above-mentioned courses are not studied in high school, certification of related supplementary courses is highly recommended.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
EnglishB2 level or equivalent in English is required. If you have taken an internationally recognized exam, please attach it to the application.
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.