BOVA is celebrating 20th Anniversary

BOVA UN (The Baltic Forestry, Veterinary and Agricultural University Network) was established in 1996 with the main idea to build up and strengthen academic collaboration as well as mobility and exchange of experience among BOVA member universities, namely, the Estonian University of Life Sciences, the Latvia University of Agriculture, Aleksandras Stulginskis University (former Lithuanian University of Agriculture) and the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences - Veterinary Academy.

This year BOVA is celebrating 20th Anniversary. Network members, guests from NOVA and other organisations are gathering on 20-21 October, 2016 at Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania to celebrate this special occasion and discuss future collaboration together.  

The agenda of the event can be found here


BOVA Courses for Autumn Semester (2016)

BOVA offers a list of new courses for Autumn semester. 

Students registered at BOVA or NOVA member institutions can participate free of charge. 

The admission for BOVA courses is arranged at the institution offering the course. The application process and admission requirements for the courses are explained on each course's description. 

Registration to BOVA courses is open here.

List of BOVA courses for Autumn Semester 2016:  

BOVA Course Date Venue Study Level Description
Landscape in focus 26-30 September, 2016 LLU Master/ Bachelor Programme
Forest disturbances and ecosystem services: data and modeling 30 October - 7 November, 2016 EMU Master Programme
Detection techniques for cereal quality assesment 7-11 November, 2016 LLU Master/ Bachelor Programme
Game animals protection and management 14-19 November, 2016 ASU Master Programme



NEW BOVA courses in Spring semester

For the year 2016 BOVA secretariat announcing the list of intensive master courses, which are offered for BOVA and NOVA University Network students as well as graduate students from other institutions. We invite you to look at course schedule and choose the best course for you master studies.

All course information is available on  Event calendar and all course registration is running online as well.

BOVA's course list are presented below. 

"Evaluation of quality of poultry meat and eggs" take place at LSMU, VA in March 13 - 19. Master level course. All course information is here.

"Entrepreneurship and innovation for Rural Development" take place at EMU in April  18 - 22. Master level course. All course information is here.

"Practical Comparative Animal Welfare Assessment" take place at EMU in April 4 - 9. Master level course. All course information is here.

'Waste to resource in Baltic states 2020" take place at EMU in April 24 - 29. Master level course. All course information is here.

"Application of modern technologies in determination of geodetic height system" takes place at ASU in April 18 - 22. Intensive master and/or bachelor level course. All course information is here.




BOVA UN Secretariat, 

Mickevičiaus str. 9,

LT-44307 Kaunas,


Phone: +370 -37-361981 

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BOVA UN Members

Eesti Maaülikool

Latvijas Lauksaimniecības Universitāte

Aleksandro Stulginskio Universitetas

LSMU Veterinarijos Akademija