• Application Deadline
  • 24 months


Acquired knowledge and skills of environment quality assessment, application of modern environmental technologies and formed systematic approach provides the graduates with excellent opportunities of finding their place in the contemporary labour market. 

The Environmental Engineering programme offered by Kaunas University of Technology was updated implementing the project funded by the EU structural support, which increased its internationality. 

The Master + model offers either to masterpiece in the chosen discipline by choosing the Field Expert track or to strengthen the interdisciplinary skills by choosing the Interdisciplinary Expert track emphasising managerial skills or a choice of a different competence to compliment the chosen discipline and achieve a competitive advantage in one's career.

Top reasons to study at KTU:
  • Department’s researchers investigate application of advanced plasma, nano- and biotechnologies in environmental engineering.
  • Close partnership with European Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Water Technology (WETSUS), Jurby Water Tech, Regional Waste Management Centers.
  • Master+ model offers either to masterpiece in the specialisation or to strengthen managerial/interdisciplinary skills by choosing individual set of competencies required for career.

Career opportunities

Wide range of work areas

Graduates are welcome in specialised environmental companies, industrial sector, laboratories for studies of environmental quality, companies, which design equipment of pollution reduction, municipal environmental offices, Ministry of Environment, consultancy companies, etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental nanotechnology
  • Resource recovery technologies
  • Environmental biotechnology
  • Sustainable production
  • Sustainable energy
  • Chemicals in environment
  • Methods for environmental analysis
  • Experimental design and data analysis in environmental engineering
  • Sustainability management and law 
  • Entrepreneurship project 
  • Technology venturing

                    Detailed Programme Facts

                    English Language Requirements

                    • Minimum required score:


                      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                    General Requirements

                    • a university Bachelor’s degree(min. length – 180 ECTS) in chemical / environmental engineering with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%)
                    • motivation (skype interview)

                    Tuition Fee

                    • International

                      4300 EUR/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 4300 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                    • EU/EEA

                      3737 EUR/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 3737 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                    • Tuition fee discounts for the residents of the EU, South and Central America, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey and Ukraine

                    Living costs for Kaunas

                    • 428 - 740 EUR/month
                      Living Costs

                    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                    • All prospective students automatically become candidates to receive the International Student Scholarship which is assigned for the first year Bachelor or Masters students with strong academic record and motivation.
                    • KTU is offering the possibility to apply for state-funded study places to all EU nationals. The same applies to global citizens of Lithuanian origin. This means that all the applicants, who are falling into one of the aforementioned categories, will participate in the general admission’s competition for state-funded master’s studies and will get the chance to study for free depending on their admission score.

                    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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