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Start Date 15-08-2024
Apply Before 01-07-2024
Duration 2 years
Location Lithuania
Format Full Time
Course Fee € 6259

Key Information
Key Information

  • Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU), Kaunas, Lithuania
  • MSc in Health Sciences- Laboratory Medicine Biology
  • On Campus, Full time
  • Duration: 2 years
  • 15 August


he LMB is of multidisciplinary (polyvalent) character. It encompasses the study main fields of lab diagnostics: Lab Biochemistry, Hematology, Immunohematology, Hemostasis, Immunology, Microbiology, Genetics, etc.
The excellent infrastructure results in exceptionally broad possibilities to gain Health Care labour market-oriented skills to the graduate in the largest health care institution, licenced to provide lab diagnostic and testing-related consulting services. The programme offers a strong foundation in medical research methodology while allowing specialisation in individual interests. The programme is focused on guiding students towards achieving their full potential. We make that happen by providing practical health care system oriented skills and by deepening the learning of students, allowing them to think across subject disciplines, and appreciate the benefits of adopting a student research approach.


  • To engage in the practice of medical biology in health care institutions licenced to provide laboratory diagnostic services and perform, evaluate and interpret clinical laboratory tests
  • Work in the laboratories of the institutions that carry out research, training and development activities
  • The graduates are also entitled to further studies – doctoral studies in the area of biomedical sciences

Program Structure
Program Structure

What you will learn each year: Year 1
  • General Principles of Work Organisation at Clinical Laboratory,
  • Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Diagnostics;
  • Basics of Internal Medicine and Clinical Examination,
  • Ethics and Medical Law General Clinical Tests and Laboratory Diagnostics;
  • Clinical Laboratory Haematology and Immunohaematology;
  • Laboratory Diagnostics of Coagulation Disorders;
  • Pathological Anatomy and Cytopathlogy
Year 2
  • Clinical Microbiology and Virology;
  • Laboratory Diagnostic Immunology;
  • Cancer Biology and Molecular Genetic Testing;
  • Medical Microbiology and Virology; Serological and Molecular Diagnostics of Infectious Diseases

Acceptance Conditions
Acceptance Conditions

  • Bachelor’s Degree Diploma (university’s level) approved by the governmental authorities (see below “Legalization of Education Documents”) in English or an authorized translation into English. More detailed description of the required educational documents is provided online: https://apply.lsmuni.lt/;
  • Transcript of Academic Records provided directly from the former university (if it was issued in any other language than English, an authorized translation into English must be provided);
  • Certificate proving the knowledge of English language: TOEFL – minimum 65 points (iBT); IELTS – above 5.5 points; the certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language at minimum B2 level (CEFR) or similar.
  • Motivation letter;
  • Passport or ID;
  • One passport-type photograph (3×4 cm);
  • Application fee 150 EUR (non – refundable).

Fees And Funding
Fees And Funding

Full time studies: €6,259 / year

Contact Name: Ausra Surantiene

Number: 865908381

E-mail: Ausra.surantiene@lsmuni.lt