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Kaunas University of Technology

Kaunas University of Technology 

Dating back to 1922, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) has developed a great potential for studies and research and stays a leader in innovations and technologies in the Baltic States region. With 10,500 students and 1,000 academic staff, KTU strives to bring together highly talented students, researchers, and academics to perform cutting-edge research. Together, KTU delivers top-quality education and provides cutting-edge research and development to a wide range of businesses.


KTU enhances its international visibility by participating in international research collaborations, by establishing international study programs, and by collaborating with international partners in creating joint study programs. KTU actively encourages the participation in international exchange among student and academic communities.

Currently, international students can choose between 37 undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, and 19 doctoral programs in English in the fields of:

  • Technology
  • Physical Sciences
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities  
  • Creative Arts & Design

Infrastructure and technologies

KTU not only founded the first and most successful academic Startup Space, but also houses the largest science and technology park in the Baltics. Students have access to the most modern research equipment in Lithuania.

KTU has the largest modern mobile applications laboratory in the Baltics, the Bloomberg Financial markets Lab, the Intermedix creative hub, as well as the laboratories for sustainable chemistry, mechatronics, future energy, and environmental engineering.  Additionally, KTU cooperates with global organizations such as Barclays, BASF, FESTO, Hitachi, NATO, Samsung, and Schneider Electric.

Growing talents

KTU invests in current students by improving their study environment and its quality, by providing opportunities to be active in sports, arts, students’ associations, and by building confidence amongst students. KTU students form a large part of the vibrant student community in Kaunas, the second largest city in Lithuania.

An exciting place to live and study

KTU is situated in Kaunas, the 2nd largest city in Lithuania, often called the Lithuanian "intelligence and cultural capital." A safe environment and temperate natural conditions make for pleasant student living. A vivid old town, green parks, and river banks with leisure areas are within 15 minutes reach from KTU campus. Students are able to live in KTU dormitories, enjoy sports, arts and other students' activities within the campus.

Top reasons to study In Lithuania

  • High quality, modern and innovative studies that meet the requirements of the European Union Education Policy.
  • Globally recognised diploma to pursue successful international career or further education.
  • Unique culture, cherishing ancient traditions. Lithuanian language is often described as the oldest Indo-European language. 

In Kaunas

The city of young and talented people: every 7th inhabitant studies at a university or college. Therefore, this is also the city of students. The 2nd largest city in Lithuania but the main objects are in an easy reach on foot or by bicycle. The city is among the top 10 most cost-effective cities in Europe.


Among top 2,7 % of top universities in the world: KTU brings together highly talented students, researchers and academics. The leader in cooperation with business: from the development of study programmes through case analysis to technology transfer. Wide range of services for the students: exchange programmes, internships, Startup Space, sports, etc.




QS Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2019“ (QS EECA)



Improved position in 15 out of 33 criteria


1001+, among the top 5% of universities worldwide


Bachelor's degree
Engineering & Technology
Electrical Engineering Length Location
Electronics and Electrical Engineering 3 years Kaunas
Material Engineering
Bachelor in Material Physics and Nanotechnologies 4 years Kaunas
Humanities & Culture
Bachelor in Public Governance 4 years Kaunas
Media & Communications
Bachelor in New Media Language 4 years Kaunas
Master's degree
Art & Design
Master in Architecture 2 years Kaunas
Engineering & Technology
Aerospace Engineering
Master in Structural and Building Products Engineering 2 years Kaunas
Automotive Engineering
Master in Vehicle Engineering 2 years Kaunas
Electrical Engineering
Master in Electrical Power Engineering 2 years Kaunas
Master in Electronics Engineering 2 years Kaunas
Mechanical Engineering
Master in Mechanical Engineering 2 years Kaunas
Master in Mechatronics 2 years Kaunas
Translation & Interpretation
Master in Translation and Localisation of Technical Texts 2 years Kaunas
Media & Communications
Public Relations
Master in Public Policy and Security 2 years Kaunas
Doctorate / PhD
Art & Design
Art History
PhD in History and Theory of Arts 4 years Kaunas
PhD in Management 4 years Kaunas
Computer Science & IT
Information Technology
PhD in Informatics 4 years Kaunas
PhD in Informatics Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Engineering & Technology
PhD in Measurement Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Automotive Engineering
PhD in Transport Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Chemical Engineering
PhD in Chemical Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Civil Engineering
PhD in Civil Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Electrical Engineering
PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Environmental Engineering
PhD in Energetics and Power Engineering 4 years Kaunas
PhD in Environmental Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Material Engineering
PhD in Materials Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Mechanical Engineering
PhD in Mechanical Engineering 4 years Kaunas
Humanities & Culture
PhD in Economics 4 years Kaunas
Political Science
PhD in Political Sciences 4 years Kaunas
PhD in Sociology 4 years Kaunas
PhD in Chemistry 4 years Kaunas
PhD in Physics 4 years Kaunas
Teaching & Education
PhD in Education 4 years Kaunas

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Top reasons to study In Lithuania

  • High quality, modern and innovative studies that meet the requirements of the European Union Education Policy.
  • Globally recognised diploma to pursue successful international career or further education.
  • Unique culture, cherishing ancient traditions. Lithuanian language is often described as the oldest Indo-European language. 

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Kaunas University of Technology

Donelaicio St. 73
LT-44249 Kaunas

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