Marijampole College (hereinafter –the College) is an educational institution open to advanced technologies and higher education achievements, carrying out applied research activities, linking its activities to the needs of the labour market, and study evolution and development in social sciences, humanities, arts, technology, biomedical areas.
The College carries out its activities in accordance with the LR Science and Study Act, the Statute of Marijampole College and other legal acts and documents. We, Marijampole College, perceive ourselves as a higher education service centre for studying, business, society, with particular responsibility for our country and unlimited openness to the world.
Our main goal – to prepare specialists in various areas meeting social, economic and market needs of South-West region of Lithuania and all Lithuania who are able to work independently in competitive market conditions, with particular emphasis on the preparation for the practices involved;
For us it is important that graduates get jobs by profession and employers are willing to accept them;
We commit to ensure Lithuanian higher education and the European Union standards and scientific and technological level corresponding to curriculum content, modern training (learning) process;
We seek the unity of science and education, integration into the European academic community;
Our study programmes focus on the students, encourage initiative, creativity and are based on the competences of future professionals;
We create modern contemporary academic facilities with new technologies, we support the initiative and the latest methods of work;
We create conditions for a person to improve the knowledge and skills acquired, we carry out part-time studies according to personal needs and choices;
open & confident
We are part of social and economic development, of science and culture of our country;
It is important for us to follow humanistic attitudes and beliefs, and constantly improve and develop ourselves, that is why we appreciate the competence, professionalism, responsibility and creativity;
Marijampole College Strategy for 2013-2016;
We do necessary applied research work for South-West region, we consult local government and economy entities. The research results can facilitate business solutions, for students and teachers – a valuable practical experience;
We develop partnership network in Lithuania and abroad, in order to take the best practices and implement them in the study process;
We seek for internationality to cover all areas of college activities;
traditional & cultural
At the College we honour, cherish and create new traditions, adhere to moral and ethical standards, we strive for maximum academic honesty
We aim to develop humanitarian and technological culture, moral values and citizenship, while contributing to creating society that is open to science and knowledge;
We guide the studies not only to knowledge transfer, but also to the education of a personal self, critical thinking skills, values, individual’s ability to act, education of a responsible and active human, on whom directly depends the economic and social well-being of the country;
We help self-developing, creative, tolerant, having humanistic views, free and independent personality to mature;
We create equal conditions for study and self-expression, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, religion, political opinion, disability and social status;
We learn goodwill and look for an agreement leading to the culture of community and trust. We are ready to take responsibility not only for ourselves, but also for the changes taking place in society and feel responsible owners of the state;
professional & dynamic
We strive to change and change thinking habits creating a new type of dynamic study model. We believe that the basis for successful change is student and faculty cooperation in the studying process and curriculum flexibility, openness to changes, communication and cooperation with the stakeholders;
At the College we educate and appreciate the competence, professionalism and responsibility, we support the initiative and the latest working methods;
The College is responsible for studies and the quality of other activities, publicly disclose their performance indicators and foster the culture of science and study activities quality;
We strive to be a dynamic and sensitive to external changes higher education institution honestly competing in the conditions of knowledge-based economy. The foundation of our successful future and guarantee is the person who is not afraid of changes and is willing to take them on.
Marijampole College is a higher education institution open to the public, business and science, initiatives and dynamic changes, integrating traditions and international trends, creating a quality learning environment and creating the conditions for a successful student career.