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About

The Sustainable Management and Production programme from Kaunas University of Technology merge three different fields: environmental engineering, manufacturing engineering, and business. It is a combination of interdisciplinary knowledge and skills with a solid basis in engineering science, that is necessary for future leaders and innovators.

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Overview

Today, the only way for organisations to stay up to date is to be able to operate sustainably. It is therefore crucial that not only the outcomes of production but also its management and processes are aligned to the principles of sustainable development. This requires experts in sustainable management and production, excellent leaders that can help organisations improve on a global scale. 

Studying at KTU, you will gain an understanding of applied engineering and holistic life cycle approach, acquire a unique ability to systematically assess the consequences of decisions in terms of environmental, economic and technological aspects. Our students are educated on complex interactions and interdependencies between economic decisions, technological solutions and innovations, they gain an understanding of the relationships among market forces, policies and the environment.

This Sustainable Management and Production programme from Kaunas University of Technology is developed with people who are already working in mind – you will be able to combine distance and classroom activities. In our study process, we encourage learning through independent work and expanding theoretical knowledge, teamwork and practical competencies at the evening lectures, which can be also joined remotely. Some classes will take place on Saturdays – classroom lectures, group and practical seminars. You will also be able to attend consultations at the Institute of Environmental Engineering.

Our graduates are equipped with strong interlinked competencies in engineering and management. After graduation, you will contribute to design, production and management activities of the value chain considering the limits of natural resources, following sustainability procedures, and at the same time managing business and production risks to guarantee competitiveness. You will be able to use your knowledge in international or local organisations, demonstrating leadership in sustainable development.

Student’s competences:

  • To assess environmental, social and economic aspects of production processes, company or region aiming to make integrated and substantiated solutions guiding the company’s performance towards long-term competitiveness and responsible performance;
  • To prepare an investment project of sustainable innovations for a product, company or region;
  • To systematically assess sustainability aspects in production and management insuring further economically efficient, socially responsible and environmentally friendly activities-leadership for sustainable development;
  • Inter-field competences of engineering, production engineering and business;
  • To apply advanced engineering methods and latest technologies while solving complex production, company’s or regional problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Cleaner Production
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Sustainable Development Policy, Law and Economics
  • Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
  • Environmental Management
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Sustainable Consumption and Production

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a university Bachelor’s degree(min. length – 180 ECTS) in engineering or physical sciences with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%),
  • motivation (skype interview),
  • proficiency in English: IELTS ≥6.0, TOEFL ≥85, CEFR ≥C1, GRE or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4916 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4916 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4916 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4916 EUR per year during 24 months.

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.

Funding

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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