Don't Miss Out: Welcome Week Has Started

2018-01-23 10:15

Greetings to all the new students arriving to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) for the spring semester. We know, Lithuanian winters can be cold, but do not despair – KTU team has prepared a really warm welcome for all of you. Welcome Week full of events will start on Monday, 29 January.

From formal introductions to campus, city and Lithuania tours, traditional food tasting, and Lithuanian cinema – the KTU Welcome Week is packed with events for everyone’s taste.

On Monday, 29 January the new students will start with registration and warming-up, settling-in activities. On Tuesday you will be officially welcomed by the University’s Internationalisation Department, introduced to KTU Erasmus network activities and various possibilities for spending quality leisure time. International KTU students will share their experiences. Lithuanian folk music ensemble Nemunas will teach you the first steps of traditional dances.

Wednesday will help you to get more at home in the campus, and it will finish with a film night. Thursday is a local touring day. Dress warm and pack good mood into your backpack.

Friday and Sunday nights are for informal get-togethers, and on Saturday you will visit two Lithuanian capital cities – Vilnius (the current capital) and Trakai (the old one).

We are expecting 140 new international students for Spring Semester. Hope you all have safe travel, and see you soon!

Here you will find more detailed information on the Welcome Week events.

Visit us on Facebook.

Related news

2015-09-11 14:15
If You need an answer to the question „Why focus on Career?“ there is one given below. Katie Jarvis in her presentation will share some simple tactics and techniques that can help to focus and build Your career. Traditionally ‘Career development’ meant upward promotion. However, organisations are flatter and leaner...
image
2018-02-22 14:15
This Friday, 23 February “The Forest Brother”, a play, telling an unbelievable story of the man, who has been hiding in forest for 50 years will be shown on Kaunas National Drama Theatre stage. International Kaunas guests and residents are invited to enjoy the play, which will be translated and shown with English...
2018-02-22 13:45
The European Consortium of Innovative University (ECIU) has just launched a Research Mobility Fund, aiming at increasing collaboration amongst its researchers. KTU researchers are invited to apply for a travel grant for a stay at one of the 11 partner universities in Europe and in Mexico. The mobility fund works...
2018-02-20 11:30
This Wednesday, 21 February the open seminar on PhD studies takes place. Use this possibility to find out about the research areas and doctoral programmes, scholarship, mobility and funding, and other subjects relevant for every PhD or prospective doctoral student. “If I had another chance, I would definitely choose...
2018-02-20 10:30
There is still a week left for registration for Erasmus+ study exchange. Choose a university, apply for studies and participate in selection. More information here. “Once you come back from the exchange, you are not the same person who you were before leaving your hometown. Attitudes, values, perception, even the way...
2018-02-19 14:30
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU, Lithuania) researchers have created unique receipt for ultra-high performance concrete. Produced from local and recycled resources their material has the same compressive strength, but is approximately half the price of the alternatives currently existing in the market. Because...
2018-02-14 14:00
Check the #Kaunastic list of celebrations for the 100 years of restored Lithuania in Kaunas. From light festivals and art installations to cosy personal events – this is the weekend to celebrate. On February 16, 1918, the 20 representatives of the Council of Lithuania signed The Act of Reinstating Independence of...
2018-02-13 16:15
If you are thinking about coming to study at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), this is the right time to apply for funding. Until 1 March 2018 Lithuanian Education Exchanges Support Foundation accepts applications for funding for a short-term study visit in Lithuanian institutions for the academic year 2018/2019...