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May 16, 2024

Computer Science

The full-time program (with a course load of 30 credits per semester) is offered in two formats – oncampus and online. With on-campus learning, students live and study in Vilnius, attending classes both offline and online. The online format involves distance learning from Monday to Friday during the day, with two to three offline sessions of up to five days throughout the academic year. For online learning, students can be located in any country but must attend the on-campus sessions held on location in Vilnius.

The part-time program is a less intensive form of learning (21–24 credits per semester) with regular online classes during non-working hours and mandatory offline sessions two to three times a year. Students can work or study simultaneously.

April 25, 2024

Aviation Management

Join the forefront of aviation management during a pivotal time for the industry. With a goal of net zero emissions by 2050, the demand for skilled aviation leaders is critical. Kazimieras Simonavicius University’s Aviation Management (MA) programme offers top-tier European education in this dynamic field.

Admission deadlines

June 1 — general admission;
July 1 — deadline for citizens of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and Armenia;
August 1 — deadline for EU and EEA states’ citizens, and visa-free Eastern Partnership countries’ citizens (Ukraine, Moldova, and Georgia).

Programme Highlights

  • Career Opportunities: Airlines, airport authorities, civil aviation departments, consultancies, aerospace companies.
  • Flexible Learning: Online lectures (Teams, Moodle), one-on-one meetings, group work, case studies.
  • On-Campus Sessions: Two-week modules in Vilnius once a semester.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Over 12 specialized subjects.

Ideal For

  • Current aviation professionals
  • Aspiring aviation industry workers
  • Future C-level executives
  • Those seeking in-depth industry knowledge

Unique Features

  • Small class sizes
  • Balance work and study
  • Learn from industry experts
  • Networking events
  • Business projects and simulations

Study Subjects

  • Core Courses: Introduction to Air Transport Industry, Airport and Airlines Business, Aviation Economics and Finance, Aviation Project
  • Methodology: Social Sciences Methodology, Geopolitics and International Aviation Law
  • Strategic Planning: Aviation Strategic Planning, Operations and Design
  • Management: Leadership & HR Management, Airlines and Airports Optimization, Environmental Planning, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Specialized Courses: Master’s Thesis, Strategic Marketing, Maintenance Operations, Market Analysis, Digital Transformation, Digital Airline Management

Career Opportunities

  • Airlines
  • Airports
  • Ground handling companies
  • Aircraft maintenance organizations
  • Tourism companies

Advance your career in Aviation management with Kazimieras Simonavicius University—where innovation meets excellence.

April 19, 2024

PhD Position Opportunity in the science field of Civil Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is seeking applications for a state funded PhD researcher position within the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture. This position offers a unique opportunity to work on research aimed at developing integrated approaches to enhance the structural safety, resilience, and retrofitting of buildings in the face of natural hazards. PhD research will be developed between two research groups in KTU (Lithuania) and Frederick University (Cyprus). A student is expected to participate in long-term mobility to FU under supervision of dr. Petros Christou.

 

Research Overview:

The successful candidate will be involved in research that combines expertise from civil engineering, architecture, environmental science, and policy development. This interdisciplinary approach is crucial in addressing the urgent need for building preparedness amidst the escalating frequency and severity of natural disasters. The research aims to significantly improve building safety, mitigate economic losses, and ultimately save lives in vulnerable regions.

 

Application Process:

We welcome applications from motivated individuals with a strong background in civil engineering, or related disciplines with a strong background in the analysis of structures. The application procedure is described here: Doctoral studies – Admissions | KTU. Questions can be addressed to andrius.jurelionis@ktu.lt. Application deadline – 15th May 2024.

 

Benefits

  • Double degree programme with the University of Bologna, Italy
  • Doctor Europaeus certificate possibilities
  • Doctoral research in a high-profile research team
  • Incentives and rewards for active KTU PhD students
  • “Start up Space” for entrepreneurs
  • Academic mobility, internships abroad
  • KTU International PhD Summer School for core competences

 

Scholarships and funding

  • Lithuanian state scholarships (1st year of studies 1045 Eur/month, and 2nd-4th year of studies 1210 Eur/month)
  • Additional scholarships for excellent results
  • Grants for doctoral studies and research
  • Grants for academic mobility
April 16, 2024

Business Sustainability Management

The world needs sustainability leaders today! This ground-breaking programme is designed for students who seek to develop and implement new generation sustainability strategies, aimed at mitigating the negative impacts on the environment.

 

Programme benefits

A Profound Understanding of Sustainability
  • Comprehensive knowledge of sustainability through ESG levels (environmental, social, governance).
International student group
  • You will spend one third of your studies with sustainability enthusiasts from the EMMIE programme.
Assessing Organizational Impact
  • Environmental impact assessment of an organization in all the sustainability dimensions (ESG).

Mentoring

  • Your mentors will be business representatives from companies such as Moody’s, as well as management master’s students.

Dr. Virginija Poškutė. Business Sustainability Management Programme director

“Based on my experience working for various international (UNDP, OECD, World Bank, EU Commision), national organisations and projects, I am more and more convinced that there is no healthy society without healthy business and vice versa. Having this in mind, the programme was designed to provide students with a strong foundation in sustainability. I believe that it is possible to increase business value and have a positive environmental and social impact at the same time. During this programme, the students will learn from best international and national lecturers and practitioners, will develop skills allowing them to assess and oversee many diverse ESG practices within companies and become experts of sustainability.”

In what areas will I gain expertise after completing this program?

  • You will be able to develop and implement sustainability strategies.
  • You will gain competencies to coordinate organizational sustainability initiatives locally and internationally.
  • You will be able to critically evaluate sustainability practices in value chains.
  • You will acquire competencies for the development, analysis and monitoring of a set of appropriate sustainability indicators in all the dimensions of the ESG.

Autumn Intake Deadline

2024-07-20

Study form

Offline

April 16, 2024

Economics and Data Analytics

Students of the programme learn to understand and analyse economic processes at all levels – from user behavior to global economic trends.

 

Get to know the study programme

Students of the programme learn to understand and analyse economic processes at all levels – from user behavior to global economic trends.

Prof. dr. Tadas Šarapovas. Head of Economics and Data Analytics programme

“Lecturers at ISM University share a common goal – to create value for students. Sincere collaboration and lecturers support create a special environment that encourages improvement. ISM University is also represented by exceptional students, who have their own attitude towards the world, who you not only teach but can also learn from.”

What can I be?

  • Economist
  • Risk Assessor
  • Data Analyst
  • IT Project Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Business Project Manager

Programme benefits

Integrative programme
  • You will combine economic knowledge with the latest information technology information.
Harvard methodology
  • A programming course developed according to the Harvard methodology.
Artificial Intelligence
  • Knowledge of machine learning and artificial intelligence.
International accreditation
  • The programme is recognized with international FIBAA accreditation.
April 16, 2024

Innovation and Technology Management

Reinvent yourself as a team manager with this unique programme! You will obtain a managerial skillset necessary to distinguish yourself from others and make positive changes in the world by driving innovation and sustainable business initiatives.

 

Programme benefits

Study tour in Japan
  • The program offers a unique opportunity to visit Nagoya University of Commerce and Business and companies such as Mitsubishi Aircraft or Toyota
For those seeking a career change
  • Thanks to the program, you will rediscover yourself as an innovative project, product, process or team manager
The program was developed in collaboration with experts from renowned universities
  • The program has been developed in collaboration with experts from prestigious universities in the USA, Belgium, Japan and Denmark
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  • You will learn to master artificial intelligence and create innovative products

Prof. Dr. Vida Škudienė. Innovation and Technology Management programme director

“By collaborating with leading innovative companies and world-known universities we offer today’s graduates a future-oriented education. Students of this programme can choose an elective course, during which they travel to Nagoya University of Commerce & Business (NUCB) and visit major international companies such as Mitsubishi Aircraft, Brother, Toyota, etc.”

In what areas will I gain expertise after completing this program?

  • You will gain the skills needed to manage projects and processes
  • You will be able to develop and implement sustainability strategies
  • You will strengthen your team leadership skills
  • You will gain the knowledge needed to implement innovative technological solutions in organizations
April 16, 2024

Business Management and Marketing

You will get a strong foundation in management, develop analytical skills and solve real problems faced by companies. You will delve into marketing, human resources, finance and processes.

 

Get to know the study programme

You will get a strong foundation in management, develop analytical skills and solve real problems faced by companies. You will delve into marketing, human resources, finance and processes.

Dr. Dominyka Venciūtė. Director of Business Management and Marketing Programme

“Choosing Business Management and Marketing programme will offer students different types of career opportunities after they graduate. You may choose a career in brand management, consumer research or advertising. Also, given that marketing is one of the core functions of every organisation, marketing professionals will be in demand.”

What can I be?

  • Head of Marketing
  • Sales Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Social networking specialist
  • Project manager
  • Content Creator
  • Start your own business
  • Head of advertising creation

Programme benefits

Focus on Marketing
  • In this program, the main focus will be on marketing, so you will have all the opportunities to become an expert in this field.
Real problems of business enterprises
  • Harvard Business Review business cases are examined during the lecture.
Exceptional professors
  • Lectures are taught by strong academics and business practitioners.
Tangible benefits in reality
  • Consultations with the programme director Dominyka Venciūtė
April 8, 2024

Engineering Physics

The convergence of fundamental physical sciences, innovative engineering methodologies, and artificial intelligence transcends mere buzzwords. Throughout your studies, you’ll delve into the practical application of artificial intelligence to tackle diverse engineering challenges—ranging from agricultural issues to industrial production and extending to cutting-edge high technologies and fundamental research. The world’s spotlight is firmly fixed on areas like micro- and nano-electronics, nanotechnology, industrial biotechnology, advanced materials, photonics, and advanced manufacturing technologies.

Don’t get swept away by the wave of technology, but learn to ride it!

KTU’s membership in international organisations, such as Inter-Academia, Federation of European Materials Society, Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials, the visiting professors from the world’s best universities, such as Stanford University, Shizuoka University, Tokyo Institute of Technology ensure that the competences of the graduates meet and exceed the expectations of industry and business.

  • State-of-the-art research facilities of KTU Santaka Valley available for students
  • Possibilities of carrying out research with internationally renowned research groups
  • Talented students can join an advanced study path of KTU GIFTed Community

Funding opportunities

All international students automatically become candidates to receive the Scholarship for International Students, which is assigned for first-year Bachelor or Master students with strong academic records and motivation.

The residents of European Union countries and the global citizens of Lithuanian origin can apply for state-funded study places. This means that all the applicants, who fall into one of the aforementioned categories, will participate in the general admission’s competition for state-funded study places and get the chance to study free of charge, depending on their admission score.

Campus life

The main KTU Campus is within walking distance from the city centre. In the campus, university sports halls and courts, dormitories, shops and recreational areas are all nearby. KTU boasts the active student community, with 6 art societies and over 20 students’ organisations. Our students can choose from 100 weekly sports classes, and join one of 20 sports teams. All of this is free of charge.

Over 40 thousand students study in Kaunas, and of these, around 10% are international students. Lush parks, lively squares, cosy cafes and buzzing cultural life make Kaunas attractive not only as a travel destination but also as a place to live. In 2022, Kaunas will become a European Capital of Culture.

April 11, 2024

Communication and Information Sciences

The PhD scholarship programme provides state-of-the-art research training and teaches advanced professional skills in communication and information research. Besides providing a solid foundation in the disciplines, including a broad range of quantitative and qualitative methods, the programme places a strong emphasis on theoretically driven empirical communication and information research. Communication and Information Sciences (CIS) programme is open to proposals on all kinds of topics related to communication and information research.

Annual Tuition Fee

Doctoral students studying at a non-state-funded doctoral place pay for their studies in accordance with the procedure established in the doctoral study agreement.

  • full-time studies – 11837 Eur (4-year);
  • part-time studies – 7891 Eur (6-year).

Funding

  • Lithuanian state scholarships are available for the first year of studies (1045 Eur/month) and the second—fourth year of studies (1210 Eur/month).
  • Every doctoral student, for research trips, etc., can use the Doctoral Fund for research.

Information Seminar

On 7 May, 3 p.m. in Eastern European Summer Time (EEST), on the MS Teams platform, we invite you to participate in an information seminar (more info here) on the doctoral studies in Communication and Information at Vilnius University: REGISTRATION.

April 8, 2024

Industrial Biotechnology

A junction between two different worlds of nature and technology, where unexpected solutions are found and innovative bioproducts are created – this is what hides behind the BSc in Industrial Biotechnology at KTU.

Biotechnology is one of the most rapidly growing field in both industry and research. That is why graduates of this program will continue to be busy for a very long time.

For those who have chosen this study program, creative and analytical years await: you will be solving biotechnological problems, designing technological equipment, creating and developing new products. While designing high quality biotechnological products, you will be combining skills and knowledge of bioprocesses, engineering, and living cells.

Funding opportunities

All international students automatically become candidates to receive the Scholarship for International Students, which is assigned for first-year Bachelor or Master students with strong academic records and motivation.

The residents of European Union countries and the global citizens of Lithuanian origin can apply for state-funded study places. This means that all the applicants, who fall into one of the aforementioned categories, will participate in the general admission’s competition for state-funded study places and get the chance to study free of charge, depending on their admission score.

Campus life

The main KTU Campus is within walking distance from the city centre. In the campus, university sports halls and courts, dormitories, shops and recreational areas are all nearby. KTU boasts the active student community, with 6 art societies and over 20 students’ organisations. Our students can choose from 100 weekly sports classes, and join one of 20 sports teams. All of this is free of charge.

Over 40 thousand students study in Kaunas, and of these, around 10% are international students. Lush parks, lively squares, cosy cafes and buzzing cultural life make Kaunas attractive not only as a travel destination but also as a place to live. In 2022, Kaunas will become a European Capital of Culture.