The Faculty of Economics provides higher education college studies focused on practical activities. Being open to innovations and corresponding labour market needs the faculty offers 5 study programmes: Business Economics, Accounting, Investment and Insurance, Banking, Finance. The main focus is on the quality of studies. The study programmes are constantly renewed according to the changing requirements of the market, the recommendations of social partners and the experience of foreign educational institutions.
Study duration is 3 years for Full-time studies, Full-time sessional studies. Graduates receive a Professional Bachelor’s degree. The Faculty closely cooperates with other educational institutions, state and business companies.
How are studies organised?
Students have good study conditions: modern facilities, cosy, up-to-date auditoriums, access to the internet and intranet, a constantly renewed computer network, a methodological studies base is being developed, learning material is available on the virtual learning environment Moodle. Publishing is carried out. A vast collection of books may be found in the library. The working places in the library are computerised, computer programs are constantly being updated.
Final practice is performed in real business enterprises, organisations, banks, insurance, financial, other institutions and in practical business training firms “VIKO Bankas” and “VIKO Drauda”. Every year “Career Days” are organised in the faculty during which students have the possibility to communicate with enterprise representatives, discuss issues concerning both place of work or practice.