“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

— Mark Twain

Mykolas Knasys

General Introduction/Background

Having completed two internships and working as a part-timer for half a year at the company, Mykolas has joined Studyportals team full-time on the 1st of July, 2016 as a University Value Advisor for the UKI team.

Mykolas was born and raised in Lithuania and soon after graduating from high school decided to pursue his bachelor’s degree in the Netherlands. The country opened doors for some great challenges and adventures, of which the most memorable and rewarding one was spending 6 months in exotic Thailand as an exchange student.

Upon his return from Thailand, Mykolas was hired as a research intern at Studyportals and worked for the company ever since, working in different roles and projects.

Favourite activities

Travelling is one of Mykolas’ life’s great joys and so he tries to explore the world whenever there is a possibility. On a usual day Mykolas enjoys hanging out with friends, reading an inspiring book and watching a good movie.