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Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics

24 months
4234 EUR/year
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Present technologies of multi scale supercomputing in a broad range of problems require specialists with original and creative mindset reinforced by scientific theoretical tools of material science. The Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics program is provided by Vilnius University.

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During four semesters of studies, students get hands onto parallel computing methods for scientific applications, computational optimization approaches and artificial intelligence as compulsory courses. 

Apart from that, they can choose from a range of theoretical physics and astrophysics courses, which include mathematical modeling, non-local mathematical physics, physical kinetics, spectrometry, data mining, star atmospheres, advanced statistical physics, response theory, cosmology, quantum theory of atoms and molecules, quantum information, low temperature physics, quantum thermodynamics, physics of galaxies. In addition to that, every semester students join research groups for practice and experiencing the research.

The  Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics program is provided by  Vilnius University .

Career opportunities

Our graduates are welcome in strategical positions in various companies: data mining and analysis, decision-making and optimization. Positions range from financial organizations, public administration, and international businesses. Joining academic and research institutions worldwide guarantees carrier in academic area.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods of Parallel Computing in Physics
  • Research Project
  • Mathematical Modeling and Synergetics
  • Physical Kinetics
  • Non Local Mathematical Physics
  • Methods of Data Analysis
  • Instrumentation and Data of Spectrofotometry
  • Star Atmospheres

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 ECTS


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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree or its equivalent in Physics, Engineering or Technologies;
  • English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) (Internationally recognized certificate or Skype interview)
  • The selection criterion is based on the weighted average of all grades recorded in the transcript of your academic report.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4234 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4234 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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