Exchange Conditions Score of Lithuania (LiMSA)

Exchange Information
Type of exchanges
4-weeks
Type of students accepted
Medical students
Graduated medical students (less than 6 months prior to the exchange)
Biomedical students
Non-medical students
Academic requirements for the students
Basic knowledge of laboratory conduct and skills.

We care greatly about Academic Quality. Exchange certificates will only be given to students that will attend at least 80% of their practice. All students should bring handbooks.

Languages
English
(Good)
Required
Lithuanian
(Good)
Not Required
Calendar
Cities/Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Augt Sep Oct Nov Dec
Vilnius University yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Calendar Remarks
Number of incomings
18
Projects available
Cities
- Vilnius University
- Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
General Information
Hours per Day
6 Hours
Days per week
5 Days
Dress code
Whitecoat and indoor shoes required.
What to Bring
Whitecoat, indoor shoes.
Unilateral fee
300EUR
Unilateral fee (special remarks)
Please contact NORE-IN for detailed payment information.
Lodging (housing)
- Student hostel
- Student dormitory
Boarding (meal)
- Research center
Times per day
1
Pocket money
Not provided.EUR
Social Program
<strong>We provide a full social program for July and August</strong> and we will help you to plan your trips as well. We do not recommend to come in January, May and June as we will not be able to spend a lot of time with you due to our study schedule.<br /><br />Social program in Vilnius and Kaunas is a bit different, but CP teams of both cities&nbsp;will do their best for you to have the most amazing&nbsp;experience&nbsp;ever.<br /><br />Evenings are usually spent hanging out in local cafes and bars, singing karaoke, having movie nights and getting to know Lithuanian culture. There is plenty of sightseeing, visiting museums and galleries. During weekends we provide <strong>National Social Program</strong>: Upon Arrival Training - National Food and Drinks Party, Seaside trip and a trip to North East Lithuania - our lake region. We also usually visit Trakai, Kernave and, of course, Kaunas and Vilnius.<br /><br />
Special Remarks
Application Form
Deadline
16 WEEKS
Special Remarks
Deadline for the Application Form: 4 months in advance or before 1st of March for July and August. In order to be accepted to your desired Project, please send the application as soon as possible.


Available months:
  • Vilnius University (Vilnius LC): February, March, April, May, July, August, October, November, December.
  • Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (Kaunas LC): January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November, December.

Please choose full calendar months only!
 Exact dates of your practice and accommodation could be discussed with LORE after receiving the Card of Acceptance. We do not guarantee accommodation outside the calendar month.

We strongly recommend you to come in July and August for the best exchange experience. We do not recommend to come in January and June as our CP team will not be able to spend a lot of time with you due to our study schedule.

ACCEPTANCE DATES FOR SUMMER MONTHS ARE DIFFERENT! If you are applying for July and August, please choose the practice days as follows:

JULY:
from July 1st to July 28th
AUGUST:
 from July 29th to August 25th


Students who put in other dates will not be provided with accommodation after given dates (after 28th July or August 25th accordingly) at NMO expenses so please make sure to choose the dates correctly.

Your Card of Documents has to be completed before sending the Application Form. We will not consider your Application Form before receiving all the required documents (Health Insurance can be uploaded after receiving a Card of Acceptance).

Additional Remarks:
  • Passport - ID is suitable for European Union citizens.
  • Motivation letter - you should include your motivation for all (or as much as you want) departments of your choice in one motivation letter.
  • Health insurance - we only require simple health insurance covering treatment expenses in case you are admitted to the hospital. You should purchase insurance in your country and bring a hard copy upon arrival. European Health Insurance Card is suitable for European Union citizens.
The unilateral fee must be paid at least 4 weeks before the start of the practice otherwise the exchange will be cancelled. You will receive an email with payment information after receiving a Card of Acceptance.
Card Of Documents
Standard documents
- Photo (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Passport Copy (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Proof of Enrollment (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Curriculum Vitae (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Health Insurance
Format
- Card of Document
- Language Certificate (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 2 (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 3 (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Vaccination Card (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- SCORE Terms & Conditions (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
- Students' Record (Subjects passed) (* Mandatory)
Format
- Card of Document
Special documents
Upon Arrival documents
The standard documents are the basic documents that the students are asking for and the special documents are less important, as only some Local Committees ask for them. So it's mandatory to upload the standard documents, but not the special ones. (Students do it when asked for by the LEO/NEO.)
The upon arrival documents are hard copies documents that the students are requested to take with them in the host country.”
Special remarks
Card of Acceptance
Deadline
8 weeks
Special remarks
Card of Confirmation
Deadline
4 Weeks
Special remarks
Card of Confirmation must be filled at least 4 weeks before the start of the practice otherwise exchange might be cancelled.
Visa
Visa
NMO can provide additional documents if needed
Yes
NMO must be notified 0 weeks before exchange start if additional documents are needed
Special remarks
We suggest for students to get a tourist visa - it is much easier according to our experience.
Insurance
Insurance
- Health Insurance

Special remarks
Health Documents
Documents
- Vaccination Card

Special remarks
Substitutions
Substitutions
- We prefer substitutions to cancellations
Deadline for substitutions (weeks)
Special remarks
We kindly ask to send same-gender substitution request in order for our documents of dorms to match, otherwise, it might be not accepted.
Explore Link
Link to ExPlore Page
Special Remarks
If you need an official invitation letter for acquiring a visa:

  • Application Form with exact address (city, street, house number) must be sent before 15th of February;
  • Scanned copy of valid passport (all text must be clearly visible) must be uploaded in Card of Documents before 15th of February.
Please apply for a tourist visa.

You can find more information on the webpage of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Validation Date
31/03/20
Date Last Update
15/07/20