April 19, 2023


Looking for an exciting and intellectually stimulating Summer Program to advance your PhD studies? Look no further than the VILNIUS TECH PhD Summer School for Technological, Natural, Social Science and Humanities Doctoral Students.

VILNIUS TECH PhD Summer School is an annual event that aims to provide doctoral candidates with unique professional and personal development opportunities. It focuses on the key competencies required to achieve the best results beyond general doctoral students’ training. It is an intercultural, international and exceptional interdisciplinary one-week course with international speakers from highly ranked European universities. The doctoral summer school creates a stimulating learning experience of long-lasting value for future professional careers.

February 18, 2019

8th PhD Summer School, 3-7 of June, 2024

PhD Summer School focuses on development of key competences required for achieving best results in successful defense of the doctoral dissertation and identifying further research directions.  Therefore topics of our PhD Summer Schools include: management of scientific research data, writing of scientific articles, project management, research integrity and ethics, intellectual property and patent system, communication skills development, etc.

PhD Summer School provides the opportunity for intellectually curious doctoral students to explore new knowledge, to expand cultural awareness and to exchange experience.

PhD Summer School 2024 will:

  • equip participants with essential skills that are necessary in all fields of science
  • provide participants valuable networking opportunity with participants from other countries
  • create and share friendly social environment

PhD Summer School programme:
* Open Science and it’s Phenomena
Magdalena Szuflita – Žurawska
* What to do when you’ve got too much to do
Vikki Wright
* Communicating your (scientific) ideas – Meeting with the editor
Frank Witlox
*Developing transferable skills during the PhD as key to career success and employability
Maria Soriano Carot
* Make your conference speech sound more like a TED Talk
Wim Blokzijl

Target group: 40 doctoral students

Prerequisites: the PhD Summer School is held in English. In order to participate, doctoral students should have sufficient language skills.

Fee: 390 Eur (regular fee); 360 Eur (for ECIU, Baltech or NORDTEK doctoral students).

Location: Palanga city, Lithuania.

Application is open!