KTU is famous throughout the world for its breakthroughs in ultrasound, organic chemistry, mechatronics, system diagnostics, environmental engineering and in many other fields of science. The University successfully implements European education programmes and closely collaborates with Lithuanian and foreign industry.
KTU offers six main fields of study: technological, physical and social sciences, arts, humanities and biomedicine. Our university gives an actual opportunity to gain perspectives and demand in contemporary labour market and to reach career heights. Many Lithuanian business leaders and senior managers are the graduates of KTU.
The results of research performed at KTU help create revolutionary solutions to scientific and practical problems: from designing smart appliances and constructing assisting devices for disabled people, to creating ultra-precise tools for medical diagnostics and implementing innovations in space and nuclear equipment.University maintains close relationship with business and industry. 70 percent of all Lithuanian higher education institutions commissioned business and industry R&D is fulfilled by our researchers. KTU is a founder of two integrated science, studies and business valleys Nemunas and Santaka.
Everybody agrees that Students Life is integral part in each students days! The session at university wouldn't be so nice without the opportunity to enjoy a stirring-youthful lifetime. Kaunas city offers really dynamic and attractive activities, so every student can find the field he likes most.
Our dormitories are not only modern and attractive, they are also great places to work, relax, socialise and meet new friends.In total KTU has 12 dormitories where all undergraduate, Master‘s and PhD students, as well as University guests and staff may be accommodated.All the rooms (single or double) are equipped with all the necessary furniture for life and studies: a bed, a chair, a desk and a wardrobe. There is a kitchen with a cooker, a hob, fridge freezer and meal preparing area. All the residents of the dormitories have the Internet access. Also, free laundry and drying facilities are available on the site.
KTU library is open to the public, with special emphasis on the subject areas studied and researched at the University. Literature on science and technology forms the main part of the library collection. In addition to its main collection the library houses a valuable rare book collection of 20 000 volumes of foreign and Lithuanian works the earliest dating back to the 15th century.
- More than 5000 computers;
- More than 40 computer rooms. All the computers have internet access.
- 1 Gb/s Internet at all University buildings and student residences.
- More than 40 Eduroam wi-fi points operate at KTU premises.
Once enrolled at KTU, student get for an e-mail account and VPN service for secure remote access to KTU network.
Facilities for Special Needs Students
Kaunas University of Technology has been constantly improving the accessibility of its premises by installation of new elevators, barrier-free accesses etc in order to have well-equipped environment for special needs students.
KTU Sport centre is contemporary, open for a positive changes, it promotes the values of physical activity and sport, represents University by high achievements in sports and is focused on a wide range of forms of various physical activity that is offered to academic society, as well as availability of a modern sport halls and services provided by qualified trainers and coaches to KTU students, secondary-schools students, employees and members of alumni association.
Students of the university can rest at KTU recreation centresat the Baltic sea, at Kaunas Reservoir and the most beautiful lakes of Lithuania. And if they have no idea what to do on their free time, University offers to spend their free time together! Joinart societies, sport teamsorstudents organizations.