Forms, documents and information

In this section you will find all the most important documents related to doctoral studies – doctoral regulations, composition of committees, forms of plans and reports, descriptions of study programs and subjects and other useful links.

Regulations for admission to doctoral studies

  • 2022 Regulations for admission to doctoral studies

    This document describes the procedure for admission to Joint Doctoral Studies: dates, list of admission documents, selection criteria for entrants, structure and calculation of the competitive score, annual cost of studies, etc.

Information on fields of doctoral studies offered by LEI


  • Request / Application Form

    This form is used for various requests of doctoral students (to grant academic leave, to allow to continue studies after the end of academic leave, to provide support for research visits, etc.). Coordinated with the Scientific Supervisor, Head of the Department, submitted to the Studies Administrator.

  • Doctoral Study and Research programme (F5-PA-04)

    To be filed by the Doctoral Student together with the Research Supervisor during the first month of doctoral studies. The signed Programme is submitted to the Studies Administrator. Approved by the LEI Doctoral Commission and by the Doctoral Committee of the Research Field.

  • Report on Doctoral Study and Research Programme implementation (F7-PA-04)

    To be filed by the doctoral student twice a year, at the end of each semester. On the basis of this report, the doctoral Student’s research activities are evaluated by the doctoral student’s Department, the LEI Doctoral Commission and the Doctoral Committee of the Research Field. The signed report is submitted to the Studies Administrator.

Legal documents

  • Regulation on Research Doctoral Studies of the Institutions of Joint Doctoral Studies

    The Regulation lays down the procedures for admission to joint research doctoral studies, the supervision of doctoral students, the assessment of Doctoral Studies and the doctoral studentÔÇÖs knowledge, abilities and skills, the implementation of the doctoral studentÔÇÖs research, the preparation, examination and defence of a dissertation, the issuing of the doctoral diploma, the postponement of a doctoral studentÔÇÖs attestation and assessment deadlines, the review of an external studentÔÇÖs application for dissertation defence, the examination of appeals and complaints, the funding of Doctoral Studies and document storage.
    (applies to students admitted in 2020 and later)

Relevant information

Internships, scholarships, studies abroad

Education Exchanges Support Foundation

Research Council of Lithuania Support for PhD students

Lithuanian national EURAXESS portal for internationally mobile researchers

Daugiau informacijos teikia

Studies Administrator Jolanta Kazakevi─Źien─Ś
Address Breslaujos st. 3 ÔÇô 233, LT-44403 Kaunas, Lithuania
Telephone +370 37 401809