Mykolas Romeris University

Mykolas Romeris University

4.2 out of 5 (50 ratings / 49 reviews) Vilnius, Lithuania
MRU – the largest social sciences specialized university in Lithuania, whose most prominent studies and research components are law, public security and public administration. The University has capable and significant core educational science, economics, humanities, communication, politics, psychology, sociology, and management areas.

Top reasons to study here

  • MRU is one of the most international universities in Lithuania. Our students come from 65 different countries.
  • Lithuania is No. 2 in the world for digital skills and Vilnius was ranked as one of the top 100 best student cities according to students all over the world!
  • MRU has been named as one of the world's top universities according to the QS World University Rankings By Subject (Law).



Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) is named after the father of Lithuania‘s Constitutional Law Professor Mykolas Romeris (1880-1945).


Social science studies programmes dominate the MRU studies programme portfolio (95% of all studies portfolio – AIKOS database).

These Faculties operate at the University:

  • Law School;
  • Public Security Academy (Kaunas);
  • Faculty of Human and Social Studies;
  • Faculty of Public Governance and Business.


Mykolas Romeris University successfully implements one of its most important missions – to foster a culture of scientific research and innovation.

Mykolas Romeris University scientists and researchers carry out disciplinary and interdisciplinary fundamental and applied research in the social sciences and humanities. Each year about 600 research papers are published, about 50 research projects are implemented, about 50 contract-based services are undertaken, doctoral studies in 6 fields of science are implemented, research-based expert services are provided and solutions for responsible institutions and the public offered.


The Career Counselor is here to help the student making career decisions and solve career issues.Career counseling is for:

  • Evaluating Career-relevant Personality: your interests, values, talents, etc.
  • Assisting in finding Internship and Jobs 
  • Assisting in finding solutions to Career Problems or difficulties 
Individual meetings are available during which the consultant will advise you on:
  • Developing an informative and employer-centered curriculum vitae
  • Creating an effective job search plan, to get acquainted with different ways and sources of job search 
  • Prepare for a job / internship interview (learning how to present yourself properly during simulation interviews) 

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Student services

International Admission office proceeds with International admission and supports during the whole admission procedure. 

Student support manager consults and supports the student regarding all migration issues and all practical questions (accommodation and etc.)

International Office works in order to make the University more international and competitive in the area of higher education in Lithuania, Europe and all around the world. It coordinates international cooperation and partnerships among the University and foreign higher education institutions, international organisations, networks, diplomatic missions, Lithuanian communities abroad, University's participation in international academic exchange programmes.

Housing services

MRU Student house offers shared rooms for two or three students, also single rooms. International exchange students are required to pay for the accommodation in advance for the entire semester at their arrival or during the introductory week (i. e. for all 5 months of the semester).

Library services

The University of Chicago Press is the largest university press in North America with more than 120 years of publishing experience. You have an access to more than 80 peer-reviewed journals, covering a large spectrum of disciplines, from the social sciences and humanities to the physical sciences. 

ICT services

 According to the latest data of Rotten WiFi the quality of WiFi places MRU in second place among universities in the world.  Due to university infrastructure, managerial experience and broad cooperation networks international organizations tend to choose MRU for organization of their academic events. 

Medical services

It is compulsory to have a valid health insurance (in Schengen area) for entire period of stay in Lithuania. Only emergency medical aid is given free of charge. Please make sure you have one before arrival or ask at the International Support Manager to indicate  possible insurance companies to obtain valid health insurance in Lithuania.

Student Life

Campus life

MRU has modern and innovative infrastructure: recently built premises surrounded by green areas, the latest research and educational ICT equipment, one of the most modern academic libraries in Europe, open access to research resources, research and innovation management platforms, online studies facilities, etc. 

Sports facilities

Students can join the following teams:

  • Basketball
  • Karate
  • Judo
  • Bodybuilding club.

Student clubs

  • Lithuanian National Union of Student Representations
  • Council of Lithuanian Youth Organisations
  • Public Council of Youth Affairs
  • ELSA Vilnius, branch of the European Law Students’ Association
  • Erasmus Student Network (ESN MRU Vilnius)


In 2010 Mykolas Romeris University was awarded with the Diploma Suplement Label which indicates that the Diploma Supplement of MRU meets the European Commission's, the Council of Europe's and UNESCO/CEPER' created sample.

In 2012 Mykolas Romeris University was awarded with ECTS Label. The label raises the profile of the institution as a transparent and reliable partner in European and international cooperation It is one of the most important signs attesting to a high quality of studies at the University.

According to the "QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020", Mykolas Romeris University has upgraded by 50 places since last year and is now ranked in Top 250 Universities worldwide in the area of Law.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

My course offered me the opportunity to benefit from an internship in refugee law within the Red Cross in Lithuania, an organization that is highly solicited because of the crisis with the Belarusian border. This internship allowed me to put into practice the theories I had learned and also to acquire a research method on the countries of origin of asylum seekers....

I hope i will get response
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am studing in mru this is the best university of this city. Teachers are very good but i don't have interest in the course which i am studying

True story
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

My current university is really good at their end but i feel some issues from my end, everything was alright but suddenly i my financial condition fall down and i am afraid that maybe I can't afford my tution fee and can't complete my study

Vilnius, Vilniaus Apskritis, Lithuania

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