Electrical and Automation Engineering

Bachelor's studies (college) @ Vilnius College of Technologies and Design
15 May Application deadline
1 Sep Start date
3 years Study duration full-time
2463€ Tuition fee for Eu citizens

Programme overview

Distinctive features of a study programme:
Students of the study programme have possibility to obtain the latest theoretical knowledge, abilities and practical skills in the area of electronics and electricity supervision in cooperation with
supervision of lecturers- practitioners, who work in innovative enterprises. During studies, students are taught to analyse, design, implement automation and mechatronics devices, to modernise them, control and apply in practice. Laboratories of the college are equiped with modern facilities and students are able to prepare innovative tasks of experimental development, to participate in
international projects. Students participate in international exchange programme Erasmus+: go to study or for professional activities internships to the other countries of European Union.

Objective(s) of a study programme:
To prepare competitive, well-qualified electric and automation engineering specialists being able to work individually, solve professional problems and apply the latest technological knowledge in the field of electric engineering.

Learning outcomes:
Knowledge and its application:
Will know general regularities and laws of natural sciences and mathematics in order to understand the fundamental basics of Electrical engineering study field. Will know the most important concepts of Electrical engineering study field, will be able to understand their content. Will have the key knowledge in Electrical engineering study field that are important in practice. Will know the context of problems and their solutions of adjacent study fields. Will be able to apply knowledge for solving problems of Electrical engineering study fields and creatively apply familiar methods. Will be able to apply knowledge analysing engineering tasks, will be able to choose the right methods experimental and manufacturing facilities to tackle them. Will be able to apply analytical and modelling methods for solution of engineering problems in Electrical engineering study field.

Special skills:
Will be able to select engineering solutions, as well as means and equipment needed to implement them. Will be able to combine theoretical and applied knowledge while solving engineering issues. Will understand ethical, environmental and commercial considerations of engineering activity. Will be able to understand operational principles of engineering activity, will know the main requirements  for human safety and fire safety. Will be able to apply engineering knowledge while formulating and carrying out the design tasks in accordance with the laid down requirements. Will understand and be able to apply various design methodology.

Activities of teaching and learning:
Lectures, consultations, practical tasks and course papers, individual work, practices of professional activities. Students accomplish practical tasks individually or in groups.

General College Study Subjects:
Foreign Language, Professional Lithuanian, Environmental and Human Safety and alternatively optional subjects (Sociology, Psychology, Professional Ethics – selected one of them).

Subjects of the Study Field:
Mathematics, Physics, Electrical Engineering Materials, Information Technologies, Engineering Graphics, Mechanics,, Electric Circuit Analysis, Electronics, Electrical Measurements, Microprocessors and Controllers, Fundamentals of Automation, Electrical Energetics and Exchangers, Electrical Drives, Electrical and Automation Equipment, Electric Protection, Theory of Economics, Design Management, Economics of Enterprises, Applied Research, Information Transmission Systems, Discrete Automation Systems, Programming.

Options of students:
Specialisation – Automation and Control. These Subjects are Studied: Automation and Control Systems Modelling, Buildings Technological Systems Control, Mechatronic Systems.
Specialisation – Electric Technologies. These Subjects are Studied: Electric Network Designing, Electromechanical Devices Designing, Electrical Equipment Exploitation.

Special Study Subjects:
Law, optional subjects by choice of students (History of Energetics, Electricity Market, Nuclear Energy, Power Electronics, Car Control Systems, Robotics, Light Technique, Lightning Protection,
Geothermal Energy– selected three of them).

Practical Training, Electrical Equipment Mounting Practice, Industrial Practice, Technological Practice, Final Practice.

Completion of Studies:
Studies are completed by defending the Final work individually prepared by a student.

Programme structure


Admission Requirements

TOEFL or IELTS certificate, if obtained by the applicant. On the initial application, a copy of such a document is sufficient. In the case of absence of a certificate proving language skills, the applicant shall take part in a live video interview in English with a member of the Acceptance Committee.

Autumn Intake Deadline


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