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We offer a wide range of high quality short and long term teaching and extracurricular activities in basketball.


Intensive course for Basketball Coaches

The Lithuanian basketball coaching culture is the main reason for Lithuanian basketball success. "Coaches are the engine of basketball development" - delivering the course at IBU, legendary Lithuanian coach and Basketball Federation Honorary President, Vladas Garastas has always emphasized this during his presentations. Join the course which will provide you with the relevant knowledge of the specific topics on basketball games, a few topics of many for the intensive coaching course such as multiyear preparation of elite teams of youth basketball players and offensive philosophy fundamentals of individual defense. Some Lithuanian and international coaches that participants will have a chance to interact with and learn from are: Vladas Garastas, Henrik Dettmann, Rutenis Paulauskas, Kestutis Kemzura, Kazys Maksvytis. It is a quick and great opportunity to upgrade your current knowledge.


Intensive Course for Basketball Managers

The Lithuanian basketball system has proved through its stability, in being one of the world's leading basketball eco-system and still remains an effective producer/developer of new basketball stars. The following are just a few points that the intensive course will analyze: How basketball structures are formed in line with the latest innovations on and off the basketball court, what are the main factors of its stability, why small populations are famous for basketball victories, etc. You will find these and more answers during the short term intensive studies at IBU. Join this exclusive opportunity to learn one of the most unique basketball cultures in the world. The courses involve internationally recognized sports managers - UEFA Ethics and Disciplinary Supervisor, Edvinas Eimontas, Former FIBA Europe Board Member and Eurobasket 2011 Organizer, Dr. Mindaugas Balciunas, and Head of MTG (Viasat Group) Creation Department, Arvydas Rimas.


Master’s studies in Basketball Business Administration (MBA) organised at Mykolas Romeris University

The Master‘s studies course is organized with Mykolas Romeris University and delivered at MRU. Full-Time study – 1 year (distance learning). The schedule of the study subjects is flexible – it is composed so that you have the possibility to study and work. During each semester you will be required to arrive to a study cycle (10 days per cycle). The duration of the study program is 2 semester (autumn and spring semesters). MBA studies are concluded by completing an international simulation project instead of the Master Thesis. The MS in Basketball Business Administration involves lectures from widely recognized experts like the NBA Europe's Vice President, Jesus Bueno Pascual, the General Manager of Fenerbache Istanbul, Maurizio Gherardini, former FIBA Europe Executive Director, Miguel Betancour and more.

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