Research affairs department

Research Affairs department

The Research Centre participates in the formulation of the policy of the University’s scientific activity and coordinates its implementation, organises and coordinates doctoral studies in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Lithuania, other legal acts and generally recognised legal principles.

Tasks of the Research Affairs department:

  • prepare documents necessary for doctoral activities, organise the admission of doctoral students, prepare Rector’s orders related to the doctoral study process;
  • organise the procedures for the defence of doctoral dissertations and prepare related documents;
  • manage the documentation related to the granting of the doctoral degree, the issuing of the doctoral diploma;
  • participate in the preparation of legal documents and reports regulating doctoral studies;
  • analyse the course of doctoral studies according to their competence;
  • participate in the process of improving the quality of doctoral studies;
  • conduct surveys of doctoral students on issues of the quality of doctoral studies;
  • advise on planning and organisation of scientific research work in University departments;
  • collect and systematise data from the University’s departments about ongoing scientific activities, prepare scientific activity reports, evaluate the results of scientific activities according to their competence;
  • according to their competence, to participate in the preparation of draft resolutions and orders on the issues of the University’s scientific activities.


LSMU Research Affairs Department
A. Mickevičiaus g. 7, Kaunas, Lietuva
+370 37 32 72 77
Room no. 106
Prof. dr. Ingrida Ulozienė
Head of the Research Affairs Department
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