5 months in Lithuania – ErasmusSemester – Autumn 2011LZ01 Viva Voce – P2011Benjamin Guillet - GI01June 6, 2011Vilnius Gedi...
Contents • Why I left  Titre de la présentation • Studies in VGTU  Titre suite • Everyday Life in Vilnius • Entertainment!...
Why I left• Discover a new country and Eastern Europe.• Meet new people from everywhere!• Open my mind!• Discover new teac...
Studies in VGTU                                    The University• The 3rd University• ~16.000 students• 8 Faculties• Main...
Studies in VGTU                                    Courses and work• Lectures/Practicals/Laboratories• Different faculties...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                        Accommodation• VGTU will put forward 2 accommodations• Gile closer to the ...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                       Rooms in Gile       Single/Double roomLZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjam...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                       The City itselfLZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET   8 - www.ut...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                        Food• Maxima open 24/7• Lot of restaurants : Lithuanian, Chinese, Brazilia...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                        Transportation• Trolleybus & bus• From 5am til’ 11pm• Tickets or ISIC Card...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                        People & Weather• Young people speaks very wellEnglish After 30 years old ...
Everyday Life in Vilnius                       Activities• Basketball games• Cinema (VO), waterpark, ice rink• Air-ballon,...
Entertainment!                                      Parties & Erasmus                                      Life• A lot of ...
Entertainment!                                      Some fancy                                      destinations..• Enjoy ...
Conclusion• An incredible experience !• Amazing times & atmosphere• A very nice country & warm welcome     • Not like the ...
Thank you for your attentionBenjamin Guillet – GI01              www.utbm.fr
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5 months in Lithuania

  1. 1. 5 months in Lithuania – ErasmusSemester – Autumn 2011LZ01 Viva Voce – P2011Benjamin Guillet - GI01June 6, 2011Vilnius Gediminas Technical UniversityFundamental Sciences FacultyUTBM International Coordinator : Françoise CrimpetVGTU International Coordinator : Sandra Zaleckytéwww.utbm.fr
  2. 2. Contents • Why I left Titre de la présentation • Studies in VGTU Titre suite • Everyday Life in Vilnius • Entertainment! • ConclusionLZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 2 - www.utbm.fr
  3. 3. Why I left• Discover a new country and Eastern Europe.• Meet new people from everywhere!• Open my mind!• Discover new teaching methods.• Have some incredibles memories for the rest ofmy life.LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 3 - www.utbm.fr
  4. 4. Studies in VGTU The University• The 3rd University• ~16.000 students• 8 Faculties• Main campus outside the City•Very good Erasmus Mentorship program• An open-minded schoolLZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 4 - www.utbm.fr
  5. 5. Studies in VGTU Courses and work• Lectures/Practicals/Laboratories• Different faculties• Laboratories, Mid-terms & Final exams• Some example of courses : • Script Programming • Operating Systems Concepts • Signals & circuits 2 • Mathematics 3 • Thermodynamics •…LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 5 - www.utbm.fr
  6. 6. Everyday Life in Vilnius Accommodation• VGTU will put forward 2 accommodations• Gile closer to the city center and Electronics and MechanicalFaculties• Sauletekis closer to Lithuanian students• Find a flat on you own (cheaper) Sauletekis Gile LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 6 - www.utbm.fr
  7. 7. Everyday Life in Vilnius Rooms in Gile Single/Double roomLZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 7 - www.utbm.fr
  8. 8. Everyday Life in Vilnius The City itselfLZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 8 - www.utbm.fr
  9. 9. Everyday Life in Vilnius Food• Maxima open 24/7• Lot of restaurants : Lithuanian, Chinese, Brazilian, even French (with some very good quiches !)• One Lithuanian meal you have to try: Maxima LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 9 - www.utbm.fr
  10. 10. Everyday Life in Vilnius Transportation• Trolleybus & bus• From 5am til’ 11pm• Tickets or ISIC Card • Really cheap ! • Taxis LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 10 - www.utbm.fr
  11. 11. Everyday Life in Vilnius People & Weather• Young people speaks very wellEnglish After 30 years old hard to findEnglish speaker• Foreigners are welcome!• Weather can be very cold (-25°C),Don’t forget your warm clothes ! LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 11 - www.utbm.fr
  12. 12. Everyday Life in Vilnius Activities• Basketball games• Cinema (VO), waterpark, ice rink• Air-ballon, Weapons try… • Skydiving is really cheap!LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 12 - www.utbm.fr
  13. 13. Entertainment! Parties & Erasmus Life• A lot of clubs in Vilnius• Erasmus, Mentors & Expatriates • People & meals from everywhere!LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 13 - www.utbm.fr
  14. 14. Entertainment! Some fancy destinations..• Enjoy your freedom & travel!• Lithuanian Seaside : Klaipedia & Nida• ESN Trips : Riga, Tallin, St Petersburg • Kaunas & Ryan air : really cheap • Berlin, Edimburgh, Dublin, Minsk, Warsaw…LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 14 - www.utbm.fr
  15. 15. Conclusion• An incredible experience !• Amazing times & atmosphere• A very nice country & warm welcome • Not like the weather • New culture & landscapes • Improve your English • Become more independent • Just go!LZ01 – 5 months in Lithuania – Benjamin GUILLET 15 - www.utbm.fr
  16. 16. Thank you for your attentionBenjamin Guillet – GI01 www.utbm.fr
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