• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
The purpose of the Master of Environmental Protection Technology and Management from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University is to educate professionals of high qualification, able to cognize, identify and using modern engineering measures to analyze scientifically and assess various global, regional and local problems of environmental engineering, able to assess the environmental risks.

About

What will students learn in the Environmental Protection Technology and Management programme from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University?
  • To cognize and to analyze the present and possible environmental situations applying the up-to-date engineering measures, to implement the qualified variety of their resolution modes, to analyze and assess scientifically a wide scale of global, regional and local environmental engineering problems.
  • To perform the researches and using the information technologies to assess the obtained results, to estimate the reliability of environmental protection equipment and their application possibilities in real situation.
  • Realize the technical, technological and organizational solutions in respect of engineering attitude in various fields of environmental engineering.
  • To determine and assess the level of environment pollution and harm, to select environment protection measures in order to decrease them, to plan and implement the efficient clean production technologies, to evaluate them in respect of managerial attitude, promoting the conservation of natural resources in environment.
  • To apply the innovations of technology sciences introducing the principles of clean production, ability to combine the skills of this application with basics of business and management.
Exchange period abroad

According to various international cooperation programs there is an opportunity to study in Germany, Austria, Finland, Greece, Portugal, South Korea, Taiwan, Poland, Ukraine, Belarus and many other countries around the world for one or two semesters.

What are career opportunities after master's degree studies?

Masters are able to work in state environmental protection institutions, research institutes, universities, colleges, vocational schools, industrial and transport companies, companies of environmental consultancy or continue their education in doctoral studies.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Cleaner Production (with course project)
  • Anthropogenic Impact on Environment
  • Innovative Environmental Protection Technologies (with course project)
  • Physical Pollution and Reduction Technology
  • Renewable Energy Resources and Sustainable Energy
  • Environmental Politics, Law and Economics (with course project)

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    510

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

  • To this programme applicants are accepted from fields of: Environmental Engineering, Energetics, Civil Engineering, Chemistry, Landscape, Ecology.
  • The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.
  • Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
  • You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
  • At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
  • A motivation letter must be added to your application.
  • Curriculum Vitae; 
  • A Copy of Passport; 
  • Passport Photo.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    3900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3900 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    3242 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3242 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Vilnius

  • 490 - 860 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

30 International students applying to the first year of Master’s degree studies at VGTU will be awarded a scholarship (tuition fee free place). Selection criteria:

  • Previous academic achievements in Bachelor's degree studies
  • Motivation letter: highlighting personal qualities, assets and liabilities that could influence the education. Description of most important professional/academic achievements until date. Goals & objectives of studying at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University. How the University will benefit to have you as a student?
  • 2 References or letters of recommendation submitted from your previous professors;
  • Knowledge of English language;
  • Extracurricular activities related to the programme chosen at VGTU.

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