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Eastern European and Russian studies. Join the hub of Eastern Europe experts!


Join MA programme of Eastern European and Russian Studies (EERS) and explore the region from the base of cosy modern Vilnius! 

EERS is the home of a lively hub of field experts and practitioners offering you the opportunity to build a first-hand experience of Eastern Europe regional specifics by studying in one of the leading research institutions in the region. The summary about the program in PDF.

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IIRPS hoodies!


Looking for something that would remind you of your stay in Vilnius and our Institute?
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For more information, just visit our Students' Representation office located in the IIRPS library building.


25 Years of Inspiration! 25th anniversary of Institute of International Relations and Political Science of Vilnius University

2017-02-01 Institute News

Institute of International Relations and Political Science of Vilnius University (IIRPS VU) will be celebrating its 25th anniversary on 7th of February, 2017.

It will be a whole week of festivities at our Institute on 6th-10th of February. We have an idea to share inspirational stories of our staff, alumni, friends and partners. During the week, there will be 25 meetings with inspiring people from our community who will give short 25 minute speeches. They will share their interests, experiences, struggles and success stories.

We are happy to invite to the meeting with, H.E. Ambassador of United States of America Ms. Anne Hall on Thursday, 9 February at 11:25 a.m. Madam Ambassador will give a talk on topic "Be open to unexpected".

On Friday we welcome you to join our birthday reception at the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania, which will take start at 6:00 p.m. on 10th of February, 2017.

Reception will be followed by the party at the „Tamsta“ club (A.Strazdelio str. 1, Vilnius) from 9 p.m. and will extend late into the night. IIRPS Studens and Alumni band, and special guest, DJ Gintaras, will be performing. Entrance fee - 5€. 

Academic Discussion "25 Years of Trust Building in the Face of Global Challenges"

2016-12-01 Institute News

Institute of International Relations and Political Science of Vilnius University (IIRPS VU) together with Nordic Council of Ministers' Office in Lithuania and Norwegian Embassy to Lithuania invites you the academic discussion “25 Years of Trust Building in the Face of Global Challenges”.

Event will take place on Friday, 16 December at 9 a.m. at the IIRPS VU conference room 402. You can find the programme here.

TSPMI Screening of a documentary film “Encounter with a Lost Land”
TSPMI Public lecture about Thanksgiving Day with the US Embassy to Lithuania
TSPMI Lecture by Syrian journalist Kholoud Helmi "The Role of Women in Syrian Conflict"

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In the eyes of others

H.E President Valdas Adamkus

The Future of the Nation and State is defined and formed by competent and talented individuals. 
I wish Institute to gather most of those progressive young minds and give them the key to our Future.  

Aspiration for the start of the new academic year 


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