About Kaunas University of Technology

Dating back to 1922, Kaunas University of Technology has developed a great potential for studies and research and stays a leader in innovations and technologies in the Baltic States region. With 9.000 students and 1.000 academic staff, KTU strives to bring together highly talented students (supported by University and external scholarships), researchers and academics to perform cutting-edge research, to deliver top quality education and to provide research and development services to a wide range of businesses.

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Why choose Kaunas University of Technology

Why choose Kaunas University of Technology

KTU enhances its international visibility by participating in international research collaborations, by establishing international study programmes, by collaborating with international partners in creating joint study programmes, and by encouraging the participation in international exchange among student and academic communities. Currently, international students can choose between 43 undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes and 19 Doctoral programmes in English in the field of Technological, Natural, Biomedical and Social Sciences, Humanities and Creative Arts & Design.

Infrastructure and technologies
KTU not only founded the first and most successful academic Startup Space but houses the largest science and technology park in the Baltics. The students have access to the most modern research equipment in Lithuania. The largest in the Baltic States modern mobile applications laboratory, the only one in the Baltics Bloomberg Financial markets Lab, Intermedix creative hub as well as the laboratories of sustainable chemistry, mechatronics, future energy and environmental engineering, information and telecommunication technologies are just a fraction of the available technological resources. KTU cooperates with global organisations such as Barclays, BASF, FESTO, Hitachi, NATO, Samsung, Schneider Electric, etc.

Growing talents
KTU invests in its current students by improving their study environment and its quality, by providing opportunities to be active in sports, arts, students’ associations, and by building their confidence, as it is the investment for the future of society in local and global terms. Our 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 Lithuanian intelligentsia and cultural capital. Safe environment and temperate natural conditions make for pleasant living. Vivid old town, green parks, river bank with leisure areas are within 15 minutes reach from KTU campus. Students are offered to live in KTU dormitories, enjoy sports, arts and other students’ activities within the campus.

Why KTU?
  • Liberal individual study plan for each student.

  • Interculture & internationalisation.

  • Personal attention to each student.

  • Accommodation in KTU dormitories.

  • Mentor’s programme.

  • Career Advisory centre.

  • Internships in Lithuanian and European companies.

  • Possibility to take part in Erasmus and other mobility programmes (~300 Erasmus and 80 other bilateral agreements).

  • Application of European Credit Transfer System (ECTS).

  • Diploma Supplement Label awarded by European Commission.

  • Diplomas are recognised in the EU and many other countries (Lisbon Convention).

  • Scholarships for Ukrainian students at Undergraduate, Master’s and PhD level.




QS Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2022“ (QS EECA)


Reitingai, 2021

#1 Technical university in Lithuania