Posts tagged ‘Japan’

On May 24 – June 30 VMU Centre for Asian Studies invites you to visit Japanese post stamps exhibition “Prefectures”. The exhibition displays a part of Mr. Leonas Veržbolauskas collection of Japanese post stamps. The exhibition is located in the 4th floor gallery at the VMU Multifunctional Research and Studies Centre (V. Putvinskio st. 23, […]

Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Monbunkagakusho: MEXT) invites Lithuanians to participate in one of the 4 scholarship programs for studies in Japan since April, 2019: Undergraduate Studies Research Students Specialized Training College Students

On April 25th Sugihara Group for Kaunas-Japan Relations Development was established. The Group will be approved by the decree of the Mayor of Kaunas. The main purpose of the Group is to bring together a range of organizations and active Kaunas residents, who are contributing to the relations between Japan and Kaunas. The group is […]

Kansai Gaidai university (Japan) is pleased to inform you about the updated information regarding the Asian Studies Summer Program 2017 at KGU. This six-week program offers the combination of an elementary Japanese language course with lecture course in Asian Studies, which will lay a foundation for understanding about Japan and its people.

On June 23 VMU signed a agreement with University of Fukui, which supplemented rich  list of VMU partners in Japan. The Fukui University is on the west coast of Japan (Hokuriku region) Fukui city. The State University was founded in 1949 and currently has about 5 thousand students, who study in 4 different faculties. The contract […]

New partner in Japan

December 11th, 2015

On December 08, the agreement was signed between Vytautas Magnus University and Showa Women’s University (SWU) in Japan . This is the thirteenth partner university of VMU in Japan. Japan Women’s School of Higher Education (日本女子高等学院, Nihon Joshi Kōtō Gakuin), the predecessor of this university, was established by poet Enkichi Hitomi (pseudonym: Tōmei Hitomi), who […]

Application for the studies in Japan is now open. Students who would like to apply for this competition please register at website: and fill in the application form until 2nd February, 2016.

EFIL/AFS with the support from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan is organizing a short-term youth exchange program “MIRAI” and is seeking for student participants. Selected students from different countries will visit Japan and participate in various activities (seminars, company visits, home-stay) from December 15 to December 22 this year. All costs are covered by […]

Students are encouraged to apply for Japanese Language Program for Overseas Students (Outstanding Students) 2015 organized by Japan Foundation. All the applicants must first fill out the form that can be found at the Centre for Asian Studies (Vaizganto st. 30, Kaunas) until the 24th of April.

The Centre for Asian Studies and Japanese club “Hashi” invite to Japanese language contests which will be held at VMU Small Hall  (Daukanto str. 28, Kaunas) on March 5-6: the fifth Japanese Speech contest (March 5, 10:00-14:00) and the second Japanese Reading contest (March 6, 10:00- 15:00). During the Speech contest the participants from different […]