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...
2017-07-21 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...