Modernization of Higher Education System in the Transition Society
Keywords:transition processes, university and professional studies, education system, East and Central European development.
The present state of university and professional
education in Lithuania and major problems of its development
are outlined. The possibilities of upgrading
university and professional studies are evaluated,
taking into account the processes associated with
the integration of Lithuania into the European Union.
In addition, the prospects of education development
are analyzed in the context of transitions characteristic
of the states of Central and Eastern Europe.