• 2017-03-22 11:15
    The Lithuanian Ministry of Education and Science is offering 70 partial and fully-funded postgraduate scholarships for international students. Citizens from Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Japan, China, Korea and Israel, as well as foreigners of Lithuanian origin, are eligible to apply for...
    2017-07-26 13:45
    For several decades nicknamed a student capital, Kaunas is much more than just a second largest Lithuanian city. Lush parks, lively squares, cozy cafes and buzzing cultural life are making Kaunas more and more attractive not only as a travel destination, but also as a place to live. “Kaunas is my first love – the...
    2017-07-25 17:15
    This week the first results of the general admission to the Lithuanian schools of higher education were announced: Vilnius University and Kaunas University of Technology are among the leaders, taking up 31% and 17% of university study market. Moreover, 21% of state-funded paces were offered for prospective KTU...
    2017-07-24 16:00
    If you are considering coming to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) this is about the time to start to think not only about your studies, but also about the other activities you can engage while you’re here. “Extracurricular activities” is one of the last parts in your résumé, therefore it might seem unimportant...
    2017-07-21 13:30
    Surge, wave, tsunami, flood – images related to water are the most common when talking about refugees in Lithuanian, UK and US media. Also, refugees are often associated with a disease – headache, fever or cancer, a heavy load or a weapon. Although British media uses the most neutral metaphors related to refugees, no...
    2017-07-20 17:15
    This week the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education has published the results of study programmes’ accreditation for 2010–2016. Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is among the leaders in Lithuania by the number of programmes accredited for a maximum of 6 years’ period. The greatest share of the best...
    2017-07-19 17:00
    “I was not sure what a work in Google may bring. I remember thinking: if I fail, I will at least have an impressive CV. However, 6 years after, I am still happy to work for the company”, says Aleksej Viktorcik. Aleksej, who graduated from Applied Mathematics in 2010, is working at Google office in Zurich, Switzerland...
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    2017-07-07 13:45
    Meet Najeeb Hasan – a Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) graduate from India, who graduated from KTU in 2015. During the interview back then, he was an intern at United Nations headquarters in Budapest, Hungary. Now, two years later, Najeeb is not only fully employed by UN, but also has a diplomatic status. “My...
    2017-07-05 13:45
    Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) start-up incubator Startup Space is one of the two finalists from Lithuania in the European Enterprise Promotion Awards, organised by the European Commission together with the Ministry of Economy of Republic of Lithuania. The first academic start-up incubator in Lithuania, which...
    2017-07-04 17:00
    Lithuania has risen 8 places in the European Innovation Scoreboard, published by the European Commission. By rising from 24th up to 16th position, the Lithuania now lies ahead of Poland, Latvia, Spain, Slovakia and Hungary. According to the report, between 2010 and 2016 Lithuania’s biggest improvements were made in...
    2017-07-04 16:30
    Dematic, a US company, world leader in logistics automation systems operating in Kaunas has decided to expand its services by creating 40 additional work places for highly qualified specialists in finance, control engineering and computer simulation, Invest Lithuania reports. “We chose Kaunas for provision of our...
    2017-06-28 13:45
    Augustas Žaltauskas, a recent graduate of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is one of 40 Europeans who have been chosen to the internship in Japan. Selected from more than 1 000 applicants of the training programme Vulcanus in Japan, Augustas is starting internship at the international company of...
    2017-06-26 16:15
    Birutė Galdikas, the world-famous Lithuanian anthropologist, primatologist, conservationist, ethologist, and author, recognized as a leading authority on orang-utans, will deliver a lecture this Wednesday at Kaunas National Drama Theatre. This lecture is a part of the programme of the 13th World Congress of Semiotics...
    2017-06-26 14:45
    Last week Times Higher Education (THE) has announced the rankings of the best universities in Europe 2016–2017. According to the rankings, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is among the best 400 European universities (301+ category).  Only two Lithuanian institutions are included into THE Rankings of...
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    2017-06-21 17:15
    This Friday, 23 June, 12 noon at Žalgiris Arena more than 2 thousand of Kaunas University of Technology graduates will be awarded their diplomas. 94 class of KTU bachelors, masters and doctors will say good-bye to their Alma Mater. The live translation from the event will be broadcasted on Facebook. 2 102...
    2017-06-21 16:15
    In today’s world English is already a must in a business environment. However, according to Rita Jucevičienė, head of the management programmes’ committee at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), in the future English language competencies will be needed in every career. “Globalisation, free migration, social...
  • 2017-07-26 13:45
    For several decades nicknamed a student capital, Kaunas is much more than just a second largest Lithuanian city. Lush parks, lively squares, cozy cafes and buzzing cultural life are making Kaunas more and more attractive not only as a travel destination, but also as a place to live. “Kaunas is my first love – the...
    2017-07-25 17:15
    This week the first results of the general admission to the Lithuanian schools of higher education were announced: Vilnius University and Kaunas University of Technology are among the leaders, taking up 31% and 17% of university study market. Moreover, 21% of state-funded paces were offered for prospective KTU...
    2017-07-20 17:15
    This week the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education has published the results of study programmes’ accreditation for 2010–2016. Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is among the leaders in Lithuania by the number of programmes accredited for a maximum of 6 years’ period. The greatest share of the best...
    2017-07-19 17:00
    “I was not sure what a work in Google may bring. I remember thinking: if I fail, I will at least have an impressive CV. However, 6 years after, I am still happy to work for the company”, says Aleksej Viktorcik. Aleksej, who graduated from Applied Mathematics in 2010, is working at Google office in Zurich, Switzerland...
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    2017-07-07 13:45
    Meet Najeeb Hasan – a Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) graduate from India, who graduated from KTU in 2015. During the interview back then, he was an intern at United Nations headquarters in Budapest, Hungary. Now, two years later, Najeeb is not only fully employed by UN, but also has a diplomatic status. “My...
    2017-06-26 16:15
    Birutė Galdikas, the world-famous Lithuanian anthropologist, primatologist, conservationist, ethologist, and author, recognized as a leading authority on orang-utans, will deliver a lecture this Wednesday at Kaunas National Drama Theatre. This lecture is a part of the programme of the 13th World Congress of Semiotics...
    2017-06-26 14:45
    Last week Times Higher Education (THE) has announced the rankings of the best universities in Europe 2016–2017. According to the rankings, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is among the best 400 European universities (301+ category).  Only two Lithuanian institutions are included into THE Rankings of...
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    2017-06-21 17:15
    This Friday, 23 June, 12 noon at Žalgiris Arena more than 2 thousand of Kaunas University of Technology graduates will be awarded their diplomas. 94 class of KTU bachelors, masters and doctors will say good-bye to their Alma Mater. The live translation from the event will be broadcasted on Facebook. 2 102...
    2017-06-15 17:45
    Last weekend the members Women Leadership Network (WLN), a student organisation at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) have spent in sharing love and goodwill: the girls have finalised their semester-length project WE 4 YOU by donating clothes to social care home in Kaunas. The clothes have been collected in KTU...
    2017-06-12 10:45
    Amsterdam, Netherlands – 28th and 29th of March 2017 – The INTERREG Europe funded EV ENERGY project was publicly launched during a two-day conference and was marked by a range of activities and meetings with our partners and regional stakeholders. Project partners from KTU also participated in this event and...
    2017-06-08 16:30
    This week the results of 2018 QS World University Rankings have been announced. Kaunas University of Technology has sustained its strong position among 2.7 percent of the worlds’ best universities. KTU is especially valued among employers – at 334 globally, the Employer Reputation indicator is the strongest one for...
    2017-05-31 11:15
    “When two universities of similar, or even equal importance merge, and they get one of the two parties' name, I would think that people automatically assume that the one that got the name “absorbed” the other”, says professor Dario Martinelli, Director at KTU International Semiotics Institute. The semiotician says...
    2017-05-18 14:45
    The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB) and Kaunas University of Technology National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre (KTU NIEC) has signed the collaboration agreement, which laid foundation for the new Patent Library – PATLIB Centre. This will be the first time, when a PATLIB Centre is...
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    2017-05-17 10:45
    Senior Executives from Hollister Incorporated, a US-based global manufacturer of medical devices and equipment visited Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) earlier this month. The company intends to open a new production site in Kaunas; their planned investment is approximately EUR 50 million with around 300 new jobs...
    2017-05-12 14:45
    “Long gone are days when teachers could ask students to put away their technological devices (mobile phones) and pay full attention to what he or she writes on a blackboard with a chalk”, says Ondřej Staněk, from University of Economics, Prague. Staněk, pitch consultant, public speaker and self-presentation coach was...
    2017-05-11 15:45
    Earlier this week national rankings established by the magazine “Reitingai” (Eng. Rankings) have been announced. Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is the second best university in Lithuania, falling just several points behind Vilnius University (VU). High school KTU Gimnazija is the second best in Lithuania. This...
  • 2017-07-21 13:30
    Surge, wave, tsunami, flood – images related to water are the most common when talking about refugees in Lithuanian, UK and US media. Also, refugees are often associated with a disease – headache, fever or cancer, a heavy load or a weapon. Although British media uses the most neutral metaphors related to refugees, no...
    2017-06-26 16:15
    Birutė Galdikas, the world-famous Lithuanian anthropologist, primatologist, conservationist, ethologist, and author, recognized as a leading authority on orang-utans, will deliver a lecture this Wednesday at Kaunas National Drama Theatre. This lecture is a part of the programme of the 13th World Congress of Semiotics...
    2017-06-14 14:45
    Mathematicians of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) initiated a unique workshop for answering industry challenges by applying mathematical solutions. Although similar workshops have been organised around the world for several years already, it is the first time in Lithuania when the mathematicians will offer their...
    2017-06-12 10:45
    Amsterdam, Netherlands – 28th and 29th of March 2017 – The INTERREG Europe funded EV ENERGY project was publicly launched during a two-day conference and was marked by a range of activities and meetings with our partners and regional stakeholders. Project partners from KTU also participated in this event and...
    2017-05-24 17:30
    Four Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) students – Martynas Lendraitis, Kristijonas Kerekeš, Povilas Piartli and Donatas Miklušis – have been chosen for the summer internship at NASA Ames Research Centre. Three of them are studying at KTU Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Design and one (Donatas) – at the...
    2017-05-18 14:45
    The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB) and Kaunas University of Technology National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre (KTU NIEC) has signed the collaboration agreement, which laid foundation for the new Patent Library – PATLIB Centre. This will be the first time, when a PATLIB Centre is...
    2017-05-09 18:00
    Weighing oneself has become one of the most common morning rituals. However, your weight is not the only message that can be delivered by your bathroom scales: the team of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Institute of Biomedical Engineering are developing the multifunctional scales, which can...
    2017-05-05 17:30
    Do you know, which type of hand dryer is the eco-friendliest? Which technologies were more harmful than beneficial to society? Up to the 19th century these questions could be addressed to a philosopher (who was also a mathematician, and an economist). Today humanists are trying to avoid solving any problems, connected...
    2017-04-26 15:15
    Earlier this year, Italian high technology enterprise Gruppo FOS Lithuania has opened its headquarters in Kaunas Science and Technology Park at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The main reason for Gruppo FOS coming to Lithuania was collaboration with KTU and Lithuanian University of Health...
    2017-04-18 09:45
    Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and the city of Kaunas were the host organisations of the 3rd Steering Group and TWT meetings of LOCARBO project, on 13–14 March. The new partner Alba Iulia Municipality (Romania) was warmly welcomed by the partners. LOCARBO, supported by INTERREG Europe Program aims to improve...
    2017-04-12 14:30
    The team of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) together with Swiss physicists had synthesised unique material for the new generation solar elements. Japanese company Tokyo Chemical Industry has acquired the licence for the patent of the invention. Organic semiconductors created at KTU are cheaper...
    2017-04-12 09:45
    On Thursday, April 27, the exhibition-contest “Technorama”, organised by KTU Startup Space is taking place. As every year, young innovators will have an opportunity to introduce their invetions to the business representatives, and will have a chance to get their product closer to relisation by finding...
    2017-03-23 17:30
    Independent research, initiated and carried out by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) interdisciplinary migration research cluster shows that introduction of Euro in Lithuania coincides with the fourth wave of emigration. In 2015, more than 40 thousand people left Lithuania, and in 2016 – around 50 thousand....
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    2017-03-08 15:30
    KTU researchers are creating biodegradable food packaging materials, which, in addition, will also keep food fresh for longer. This innovation would solve two problems at once: assist in cutting down packaging waste and in reducing the number of food-borne illnesses. On average a European country citizen produces...
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    2017-02-24 15:45
    Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) laboratories often serve as birthplaces of unique products, such as antimicrobial silicone invented by a KTU PhD student Aiste Lisauskaite and her supervisor Dr Virginija Jankauskaite. The researchers believe that the new product will be extremely useful both for household and...
    2017-02-10 17:15
    Researchers of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Professor Rymantas Jonas Kažys and Professor Liudas Mažeika have been awarded the Lithuanian Science Prize. The Prize is being awarded every year by the Research Council of Lithuania for research and development projects of national importance. The KTU researchers...
  • 2017-03-22 11:15
    The Lithuanian Ministry of Education and Science is offering 70 partial and fully-funded postgraduate scholarships for international students. Citizens from Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Japan, China, Korea and Israel, as well as foreigners of Lithuanian origin, are eligible to apply for...
    2017-07-26 13:45
    For several decades nicknamed a student capital, Kaunas is much more than just a second largest Lithuanian city. Lush parks, lively squares, cozy cafes and buzzing cultural life are making Kaunas more and more attractive not only as a travel destination, but also as a place to live. “Kaunas is my first love – the...
    2017-07-25 17:15
    This week the first results of the general admission to the Lithuanian schools of higher education were announced: Vilnius University and Kaunas University of Technology are among the leaders, taking up 31% and 17% of university study market. Moreover, 21% of state-funded paces were offered for prospective KTU...
    2017-07-24 16:00
    If you are considering coming to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) this is about the time to start to think not only about your studies, but also about the other activities you can engage while you’re here. “Extracurricular activities” is one of the last parts in your résumé, therefore it might seem unimportant...
    2017-07-20 17:15
    This week the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education has published the results of study programmes’ accreditation for 2010–2016. Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is among the leaders in Lithuania by the number of programmes accredited for a maximum of 6 years’ period. The greatest share of the best...
    2017-06-28 13:45
    Augustas Žaltauskas, a recent graduate of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is one of 40 Europeans who have been chosen to the internship in Japan. Selected from more than 1 000 applicants of the training programme Vulcanus in Japan, Augustas is starting internship at the international company of...
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    2017-06-21 17:15
    This Friday, 23 June, 12 noon at Žalgiris Arena more than 2 thousand of Kaunas University of Technology graduates will be awarded their diplomas. 94 class of KTU bachelors, masters and doctors will say good-bye to their Alma Mater. The live translation from the event will be broadcasted on Facebook. 2 102...
    2017-06-21 16:15
    In today’s world English is already a must in a business environment. However, according to Rita Jucevičienė, head of the management programmes’ committee at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), in the future English language competencies will be needed in every career. “Globalisation, free migration, social...
    2017-06-06 16:15
    Agency Invest Lithuania together with Investors’ Forum have started the initiative of evaluating study programmes of Lithuanian higher education institutions: Investors’ Spotlight quality mark was awarded to these programmes, which best matched business expectations. Kaunas University of Technology bachelor’s study...
    2017-06-02 15:15
    “Erasmus changed my life radically. It showed me that wherever you go, if you are eager enough you will achieve your goals, just don’t be afraid”, says Eric Mas Moncusi from Catalonia (Spain), who is currently ending his Erasmus study exchange in Kaunas University of Technology (KTU). Below is Eric’s text on his...
    2017-06-01 17:45
    In the end of May, Spanish was spoken loudly and proudly in the corridors of KTU Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts. The students and staff were invited to enjoy Spanish culture and traditions, to enjoy the sounds of Spanish language and music. During the event the audience were invited to immerse into...
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    2017-05-24 12:30
    Erasmus+ programme for two students of Kaunas University of Technology Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture provided a great change to expand their professional knowledge, to improve communication and foreign language skills and to broaden horizons. Luiza Sevele and Hicham Hazim, studying architecture at KTU...
    2017-05-16 15:45
    More and more young people from other countries choose to study in Lithuania. Using the Erasmus+ opportunities they come to our country lead by curiosity and positive reviews of Lithuanian universities. For example, after coming here, Raphael Pelengaris, who had never heard about Lithuania before, has extended his...
    2017-05-04 15:00
    Nowadays industry, business and institutions are more and more interested in employees possessing integrated competences. Besides, today’s businesses are seeking for professionals who are able to make innovative and sustainable decisions, as sustainability is becoming a vital part of every company or enterprise....
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    2017-04-26 11:00
    Ovidijus Krivas, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) graduate, who is studying masters at Beijing Institute of Technology (China) represented Lithuania in the international Youth Forum organised by UNESCO in collaboration with the Municipalities of Changsha and Quanzhou from 17 to 22 April. International Youth...
    2017-04-18 15:30
    Hollister Incorporated, a US-based global manufacturer of medical devices and equipment, intends to open a new production site in Kaunas, Lithuania. The planned investment is approximately EUR 50 million with around 300 new jobs to be created over the next several years. The primary purpose of the investment is to...
  • 2017-07-26 13:45
    For several decades nicknamed a student capital, Kaunas is much more than just a second largest Lithuanian city. Lush parks, lively squares, cozy cafes and buzzing cultural life are making Kaunas more and more attractive not only as a travel destination, but also as a place to live. “Kaunas is my first love – the...
    2017-07-24 16:00
    If you are considering coming to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) this is about the time to start to think not only about your studies, but also about the other activities you can engage while you’re here. “Extracurricular activities” is one of the last parts in your résumé, therefore it might seem unimportant...
    2017-06-15 17:45
    Last weekend the members Women Leadership Network (WLN), a student organisation at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) have spent in sharing love and goodwill: the girls have finalised their semester-length project WE 4 YOU by donating clothes to social care home in Kaunas. The clothes have been collected in KTU...
    2017-06-02 16:15
    This weekend, at the stage next to Kaunas Castle almost two thousand of the schoolchildren will participate in a song festival, Kaunas Municipality informs. 1500 choir singers, 150 folk singers, Kaunas big band and the soloists Andrius Apšega and Liepa Bliūdžiūtė will invite Kaunas citizens and city guests to enjoy...
    2017-06-01 17:45
    In the end of May, Spanish was spoken loudly and proudly in the corridors of KTU Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts. The students and staff were invited to enjoy Spanish culture and traditions, to enjoy the sounds of Spanish language and music. During the event the audience were invited to immerse into...
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    2017-05-22 16:45
    Earlier this month Kaunas University of Technology Erasmus Student Network (ESN KTU) said farewell to the KTU study exchange students who have spent this semester or two at KTU. Farewell Gala: Black and White featured Erasmus Awards, and was attended by a happy crowd of international and local students. This was the...
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    2017-05-09 10:30
    Hamlet, one of the most famous productions of the National Kaunas Drama Theatre, directed by Vidas Bareikis, will be shown on the main stage of the Theatre with English translation on Friday, 12 May. The translation is being provided by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) teacher Dainora Maumevičienė, and technical...
    2017-05-02 14:30
    Design Week is the major design festival in Lithuania, first organised in 2006. In the first week of May six Lithuanian cities – Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipėda, Šiauliai, Telšiai and Anykščiai are joining the design fest, which invites citizens and city guests to get to know local and overseas design tendencies.  The...
    2017-04-28 19:15
    This weekend, April 28–30 Kaunas will become a jazz capital of Lithuania – the 26th jazz festival Kaunas Jazz will take place. Kaunas citizens and guests are invited to enjoy a whole range of events in various locations. The best thing about Kaunas Jazz is that most of its events are free, and, therefore – very...
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    2017-04-14 16:30
    Kaunas is becoming more and more colourful with various languages spoken in the street, different cuisines offered by cafes and restaurants across the city. However, many of us are still too shy to talk to those who look and speak differently, to hear their stories and to inquire about their future plans.  A...
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    2017-03-31 16:30
    On Monday, 3 April, an exhibition featuring portraits of students from India studying at KTU will open at Ugnė Karvelis gymnasium (Akademija, Kaunas county). The portraits have been created by Inga Kerinaitė, a member of KTU Photo Studio. The exhibition, which has been introduced to KTU community last autumn, is the...
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    2017-03-31 10:00
    On Saturday, 25 March, KTU Faculty of Informatics hosted almost 200 pupils who participated in the 20th Dr Juozas Petras Kazickas Pupil Computer Science Forum. Seventy participants were awarded prizes established by dr. J. P. Kazickas Family Foundation or received generous awards from other benefactors of the...
    2017-03-30 11:30
    On Wednesday, 29 March the board of independent experts has decided that Kaunas is the city, which will become European Capital of Culture 2022. There were two candidate cities in Lithuania – Kaunas and Klaipėda. Contemporary Capital is the slogan used by Kaunas for seeking the title of the European Capital of...
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    2017-03-28 16:15
    Last week, and event ExchangeAbility, organised by Erasmus Student Network KTU took place. The event was aimed at encouraging of disabled students to participate in Erasmus+ exchange. It coincided and shared venue with Language Exchange initiative, which is taking place every Thursday. “By travelling with Erasmus+...
    2017-03-24 16:30
    The team of students from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Faculty of Informatics has come ahead of 950 teams of programmers in the international competition Google Hash Code, organised by Google Corporation. The competition took place at KTU last month. By taking the 55th place in the world KTU students were...
    2017-03-20 17:15
    26 March, for the occasion of the International Theatre Day, a play "Barbora" about a legendary couple: The Grand Duke of Lithuania Sigismund II Augustus and his beloved wife Barbara Radziwill will be shown on the stage of Kaunas National Drama Theatre in English. The story of Barbara Radziwill (1520-1551) the Grand...
  • 2017-07-19 17:00
    “I was not sure what a work in Google may bring. I remember thinking: if I fail, I will at least have an impressive CV. However, 6 years after, I am still happy to work for the company”, says Aleksej Viktorcik. Aleksej, who graduated from Applied Mathematics in 2010, is working at Google office in Zurich, Switzerland...
    2017-07-05 13:45
    Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) start-up incubator Startup Space is one of the two finalists from Lithuania in the European Enterprise Promotion Awards, organised by the European Commission together with the Ministry of Economy of Republic of Lithuania. The first academic start-up incubator in Lithuania, which...
    2017-07-04 17:00
    Lithuania has risen 8 places in the European Innovation Scoreboard, published by the European Commission. By rising from 24th up to 16th position, the Lithuania now lies ahead of Poland, Latvia, Spain, Slovakia and Hungary. According to the report, between 2010 and 2016 Lithuania’s biggest improvements were made in...
    2017-07-04 16:30
    Dematic, a US company, world leader in logistics automation systems operating in Kaunas has decided to expand its services by creating 40 additional work places for highly qualified specialists in finance, control engineering and computer simulation, Invest Lithuania reports. “We chose Kaunas for provision of our...
    2017-06-28 13:45
    Augustas Žaltauskas, a recent graduate of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is one of 40 Europeans who have been chosen to the internship in Japan. Selected from more than 1 000 applicants of the training programme Vulcanus in Japan, Augustas is starting internship at the international company of...
    2017-06-14 14:45
    Mathematicians of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) initiated a unique workshop for answering industry challenges by applying mathematical solutions. Although similar workshops have been organised around the world for several years already, it is the first time in Lithuania when the mathematicians will offer their...
    2017-06-13 17:15
    TGW Northern Europe, a division of the Austrian based TGW Logistics Group, is establishing an Engineering Service Centre in Kaunas. The centre will be responsible for supporting the company’s projects in Northern Europe, creating positions up to 100 experienced information technology and system automation engineers...
    2017-06-06 16:15
    Agency Invest Lithuania together with Investors’ Forum have started the initiative of evaluating study programmes of Lithuanian higher education institutions: Investors’ Spotlight quality mark was awarded to these programmes, which best matched business expectations. Kaunas University of Technology bachelor’s study...
    2017-05-26 16:30
    “When choosing a university future students try not only to choose the best study programme, but also check the alumni network of that university. The university graduates from alumni clubs and associations are transforming into professional communities, who provide career and study support for students and graduates...
    2017-05-18 14:45
    The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB) and Kaunas University of Technology National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre (KTU NIEC) has signed the collaboration agreement, which laid foundation for the new Patent Library – PATLIB Centre. This will be the first time, when a PATLIB Centre is...
    2017-04-26 15:15
    Earlier this year, Italian high technology enterprise Gruppo FOS Lithuania has opened its headquarters in Kaunas Science and Technology Park at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The main reason for Gruppo FOS coming to Lithuania was collaboration with KTU and Lithuanian University of Health...
    2017-04-18 15:30
    Hollister Incorporated, a US-based global manufacturer of medical devices and equipment, intends to open a new production site in Kaunas, Lithuania. The planned investment is approximately EUR 50 million with around 300 new jobs to be created over the next several years. The primary purpose of the investment is to...
    2017-04-12 14:30
    The team of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) together with Swiss physicists had synthesised unique material for the new generation solar elements. Japanese company Tokyo Chemical Industry has acquired the licence for the patent of the invention. Organic semiconductors created at KTU are cheaper...
    2017-04-12 09:45
    On Thursday, April 27, the exhibition-contest “Technorama”, organised by KTU Startup Space is taking place. As every year, young innovators will have an opportunity to introduce their invetions to the business representatives, and will have a chance to get their product closer to relisation by finding...
    2017-04-07 15:15
    With a history of technical expertise in the aviation and maintenance, repair and overhaul industries, Kaunas has built a niche for itself in this field, aided by its international airport and adjacent free zone, Invest Lithuania reports. A further attraction for investors in the aviation sector is Kaunas...
    2017-04-05 13:30
    The first electronic pulse generator in Lithuania, which enables to change the structure of biological tissues, thereby preserving the quality of vegetable raw materials, is the product created by Justinas Barakauskas, a PhD student from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), and his colleague Mindaugas Visockis. This...