"The major weakness of academia is its tendency to stagnate. <...> VU IIRPS is different in that sense – it's inquisitive and lively. This is where the spark of science lies."
"What I like about the program is that it starts with the region’s political, economic and cultural history, creating a deep and comprehensive understanding."
"Vilnius University has one of the best graduate programs in this sphere, plus, it is in Eastern Europe and studying here helps us - students to deeply analyze and compare the theoretical knowledge to everyday life."
"It is a lovely university full of international students and plentiful academic possibilities."
"IIRPS VU and my Eastern European and Russian master studies here help me widen my horizons."
"University is a place for new discoveries and creativity as well as questioning doubts and heated discussions. Most importantly, a place to understand your own limits." - says the director of VU IIRPS
"I always designate three main directions one should work in order to achieve something: perseverance, ideas and hard work."