KTU is one the largest technological universities in the Baltics. Known for its linkages with business, leadership in scientific research, flexible interdisciplinary study programmes and unforgettable study experience, KTU is fast forwarding to becoming an internationally acknowledged institution of higher education.

Top reasons to study here

  • Kaunas University of Technology owns international recognition in advanced knowledge and future technologies development and transfer.
  • Kaunas University of Technology provides interdisciplinarity and trans-domain research and studies.
  • Kaunas University of Technology has a considerable number of world-class teachers, researchers and international students.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (13)
Business & Management (5)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Arts, Design & Architecture (2)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Medicine & Health (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Humanities (1)
Journalism & Media (1)
Social Sciences (1)



Dating back to 1922, Kaunas University of Technology has developed a great potential for studiesand research and stays a leader in innovations and technologies in the Baltic States region. 


Kaunas University of Technology awards Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral degrees.  Currently, international students can choose between 36 undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes and 19 Doctoral programmes in English in the field of Technological, Physical, Biomedical and Social Sciences, Humanities and Creative Arts & Design.


KTU traditionally engages in research of physical, technological and social sciences, and experimental development, while research of biomedical sciences and humanities is also promoted. 

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.


Mission of KTU Career Centre – to help students and graduates find their favourite activity, plan long-term life and career achievements, and facilitate their successful integration in labour market. We provide professional career consultations, training for career education, workshops, services of career assessment, distribute announcements of job positions and placements at the companies, curate the programme of international traineeship "Partners 4 Value", IAESTE traineeship programme for the following groups: 

  • students of all study cycles;
  • foreign students;
  • disabled students;
  • students, who have children;
  • graduates, alumni (2 years after graduation).

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Why Apply to this University?

  • Study at a leading Lithuanian university whose ambition is to become a European leader in the development and transfer of knowledge and technologies.

  • Join research-based international programmes that help you develop innovative technologies for sustainable development.

  • Students can do internships or part of their studies in another country through the Erasmus programme.

  • KTU has cooperation agreements with over 350 higher education institutions in 50 countries.

  • You can join numerous student organisation and research institutes created by the university.

  • Over 25 English-taught Master’s programmes, in subject areas like Engineering, Business and Natural Sciences.

  • Most graduate studies take 2 years to complete and award a Master of Science.

  • Tuition fees start at 1200 EUR/year for EU students and at 2800 EUR/year for non-EU/EAA students.

  • You can benefit from scholarships and tuition fee discounts.

Why Apply through Studyportals?

As a trusted application partner of Kaunas University of Technology we make sure you can apply easier to programmes from this university. When applying through Studyportals, you can enjoy our full package of benefits including dedicated application counselling, no application fees and the option of applying to multiple programmes. You can also apply anytime and let us worry about the deadlines. Applying through Studyportals is a completely free service.

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Student services

Student Information centre offers individual psychological consultations for international students of Kaunas University of Technology. Our professionals can help you solve learning problems, personal, emotional and daily life difficulties.

In our centre we are counselling students who face various difficulties:

  • academic difficulties;
  • family problems;
  • problems in relationships;
  • sleep difficulties, insomnia;
  • stress;
  • depression;
  • anxiety;
  • loneliness;
  • suicidal feelings.

Housing services

In total KTU has 12 dormitories where all undergraduate, Master‘s and PhD students, are accommodated. From 2013, dormitory No. 5 is announced an International Residence. However, international students also live in dormitories No. 2, No. 8, No. 10. Our dormitories are not only modern and attractive, they are also great places to work, relax, socialise and meet new friends. In our dormitories you will find a friendly, welcoming atmosphere and a real community spirit.

Library services

The Library of University is one of the largest in Lithuania, it stores and continuously replenishes one of the richest collections of printed books and periodicals on engineering, technology and sciences in Lithuanian and foreign languages, it provides access to e-resources.

ICT services

KTU has an unified registration system. 

  • E-mail
  • Computerised workstations in the University classrooms or libraries
  • Photocopy machines in the University libraries
  • Wireless internet (Wi-Fi) zones in the University area
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN) and other e-learning environment (ViPS)
  • Moodle e-learning environment 

Medical services

There are many Primary Health Care Institutions (larger than Family Clinics) in Kaunas belonging to the Lithuanian National Health System. They have not only family doctors but also various specialists working there, and you can have more health examinations at the same place. 

InMedica Clinic  provides medical health care services to foreign students in English and Russian languages.  

Student Life

Campus life

KTU is situated in Kaunas, the 2nd largest city in Lithuania, often called Lithuanian intelligentsia andcultural capital. Safe environment and temperate natural conditions make for pleasant living. Vividold 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' activitieswithin the campus.

Sports facilities

KTU Sport centre is contemporary, open for a positive changes, it promotes the values of physical activity and sport, represents University by high achievements in sports and is focused on a wide range of forms of various physical activity that is offered to academic society, as well as availability of a modern sport halls and services provided by qualified trainers and coaches to KTU students, secondary-schools students, employees and members of alumni association.

Student clubs

There are 7 art societies at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU). University's students and employees are invited to spend a meaningful leisure time and improve their skills in dancing, singing, photography, etc. Events of the societies, which leaders are nationally recognized professionals, make a significant contribution to our country's cultural life.

Every generation of the members of KTU art societies nurture University's traditions by their activities; they convey its cultural values not only to the academic community, but also to the general public in Lithuania and abroad.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
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Kamilė Zujevaitė rated 5 out of 5 stars
I studied for few years now and I had opportunity to participate in 2 conferences that our university is organizing. Also, I am proud to say, that my university has a biggest scholarship for active talented students with good grades in Lithuania. It is very useful for students. Also, I am very happy that master degree students can choose additional modules that they want, no matter what they ...
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Anonymous rated 1 out of 5 stars
Here most of people don't speak English even though in Europe. University give priority to Lithuanian students for scholarship and erasmus. So No job opportunity after study in this university. compare to other country here monthly expense will be around 20000 per month. Most of guys moving to other country in final year to get that country degree certificates like Germany, Czech Republic, Swe...