Vocational education and training

Admissions 2023

Vocational education and training institutions

FAQ

The minimum age to study at a vocational training institution is at least 14 years old on admission.

Students can choose between programmes at EQF Levels II, III, and IV.

The competitive score is the arithmetic mean of the grades in all subjects recorded in the document certifying learning achievements, which are converted into the Lithuanian grading scale.

The competition list for admissions to state-funded studies in vocational education and training is drawn up in a descending order of the students’ competitive scores.

Log in to LAMA BPO online application system and complete the application form. For more information see: instructions for applying via the Centralised Admissions Portal

If you have a temporary/permanent residence permit in Lithuania or another EU country, you need to upload it in the system under IDENTIFICATION.

You can apply for vocational training even if you do not have a residence permit in Lithuania. Within 6 months of signing the contract, you will have to present your residence permit to the vocational training institution.

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  • If you have acquired secondary school education outside Lithuania and/or completed the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, please contact the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education (hereinafter referred to as the SKVC) for recognition of international education and/or assessment of subject equivalence and grade conversion. See: http://www.skvc.lt/default/lt/uzsienio-kvalifikaciju-pripazinimas/kreiptis/dokumentai.
  • create an application in LAMA BPO online application;
  • take a test (if required by your chosen training programme);
  • upload copies of documents to the Centralised Admissions Portal by the deadline;
  • check the status of your application under REQUESTS / SUMMARY.

  • create an application in LAMA BPO Centralised Admissions Portal;
  • along with your education documents, submit a completed and signed application through the LAMA BPO system under DATA ON GENERAL EDUCATION and your application and documents will be sent by LAMA BPO staff to the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education.
  • take a test (if required by your chosen training programme);
  • check the status of your application under REQUESTS / SUMMARY.

  • certificate of recognition of qualifications issued by the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education;
  • copies of proofs of your secondary education. No translation is required for documents issued in English or Russian. Documents issued in other languages should be accompanied by an official translation into Lithuanian or English.

You must provide a document proving the change of name.

Once you have registered in the vocational training subsystem of the Centralised Admissions Portal and filled in your details, you can see the status of your application under REQUESTS / SUMMARY.

 

If you have lost or otherwise misplaced the documents of your learning achievements, you must provide a duplicate.

 

 

Main Admissions: you can list up to three preferences.

Additional Admissions: you can list up to two preferences.

 

 

 

You have to choose the place and time of the admission test in the Centralised Admissions Portal and to appear for the test on the appointed day without any separate invitation.

You can choose to take the test at any of the vocational training institutions offering the respective programme. You should choose the place and time of the admission test in the Centralised Admissions Portal.

When your eligibility for a programme is determined based on the results of the test, the eligibility is recognised by all the vocational training institutions running the respective programme. The results of your eligibility are published on the Centralised Admissions Portal.

When a vocational training institution makes an offer, you'll receive a notification email to the address you have provided in the Centralised Admissions Portal and you can log in to Portal and view the offer. Once you receive an offer to study, you conclude a contract no later than the date set in the Centralised Admissions Deadlines.

In each admissions round you can receive only one offer to study.

After you receive an offer to study, you can sign the contract during the specified period, for dates see: https://lamabpo.lt/en/vocational-education-and-training/key-dates-and-deadlines/

 

  • - Identity document (passport or identity card);
  • - Medical certificate(s);
  • - proof of education;
  • - in the event of a change of your name, provide a proof of the change of your first/last name.

If you are under 18, you must provide a Child's Health Certificate (Form 027-1/a) and a Medical Certificate for Minors Applying for Education and Employment (Form 086/a).

If there is a requirement in the information system, you must provide a medical certificate stating that you are in good health for the chosen programme.

A Medical Certificate for Minors Applying for Education and Employment (Form 086/a).

If there is a requirement in the information system, you must provide a medical certificate stating that your health is fit for the chosen programme

A contract with the vocational training institution can be concluded by a person authorised by you. The authorisation has to be certified by a notary.

Instructions on how to conclude a contract with a vocational training institution electronically.