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...
2017-05-02 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...