• 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...
    2017-05-26 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...
    2017-05-24 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...
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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...
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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...
    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...
    2017-05-16 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...
    2017-05-12 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...
    2017-05-09 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...
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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...
    2017-05-05 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...
    2017-05-02 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...
    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...
  • 2017-05-18 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...
    2017-04-21 17:15
    For the fourth time, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Department for Internationalisation is organising International Staff Week “Teaching in English in Non-English Speaking University“. The seminars will take place on 24–28 April. Teachers and administrative staff members from 24 higher education institutions...
    2017-04-18 14:45
    Every year, more and more students from foreign countries come to study to Lithuania. After some time, they admit to be amazed not only by the quality of studies, but also by beautiful country and charming nature. Tamara Machitadze from Georgia, marketing management master’s student from Kaunas University of...
    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...
    2017-04-10 12:00
    Asta Pundzienė, Vice-Rector for Research and Innovations at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) was elected as a Vice-President of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU). University of Twente Executive Board President Victor van der Chijs has been appointed the President of the ECIU, and José...
    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...
    2017-04-07 14:00
    This week the global automation solutions giant Festo announced that it is to expand its Kaunas service centre, Invest Lithuania informs. The German company plans to employ an additional 300 finance, IT, document management, marketing and engineering specialists over the next three years, thus doubling its Kaunas-...
    2017-04-06 17:00
    Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) declared support and solidarity with Central European University and expressed deep concern at recently adopted legislative changes to CEU’s status in Hungary.  “These changes would not only endanger and complicate CEU’s continued operation in Budapest but also would strike...
    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...
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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...
    2017-03-16 17:00
    54 students from Indiana University, the United States of America, interested in studies and internship in the Baltic States have visited Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) earlier this week.  “The KTU campus tour was the first on our route. The students were very excited about this trip and the possibility...
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    2017-03-16 13:15
    Unique invention “Innovative research system for peripheral vestibular function testing creation – INTVEST” created by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU) is aiming to be patented. It is expected that the innovative device, which was firstly...
  • 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...
    2017-02-03 18:45
    Last semester, Dzintra Atstaja, Professor at the Department of Entrepreneurship and IT and the Leading Researcher at BA School of Business and Finance (Latvia) was delivering lectures and undertook research at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU).  “I have had long lasting and successful cooperation with KTU...
    2017-01-26 14:45
    “When faced with problems of the elderly in our closest family, it is us who experience major stress, not them”, says Egidijus Kazanavicius, Professor at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Director at the Centre of Real Time Computer Systems. Kazanavicius is heading the team of researchers from KTU and Lithuanian...
    2017-01-16 15:00
    Last week the meeting of Vice-Rectors of Innovation and Research of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) took place at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The aim of the visit was to find common interests and ways to improve the competitiveness of the research and innovation...
    2017-01-05 15:30
    The team of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) researchers are collaborating on the project with Georgian and Israeli institutions, promoting education accessibility among the three most vulnerable social groups: women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities. KTU team, comprising Prof Palmira...
  • 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...
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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...
    2017-04-18 14:45
    Every year, more and more students from foreign countries come to study to Lithuania. After some time, they admit to be amazed not only by the quality of studies, but also by beautiful country and charming nature. Tamara Machitadze from Georgia, marketing management master’s student from Kaunas University of...
    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...
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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...
    2017-03-16 17:00
    54 students from Indiana University, the United States of America, interested in studies and internship in the Baltic States have visited Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) earlier this week.  “The KTU campus tour was the first on our route. The students were very excited about this trip and the possibility...
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    2017-03-16 13:15
    Unique invention “Innovative research system for peripheral vestibular function testing creation – INTVEST” created by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU) is aiming to be patented. It is expected that the innovative device, which was firstly...
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    2017-03-14 11:30
    In the beginning of March, Sponsor’s Scholarships for 19 Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) students with outstanding academic achievements have been awarded. During the ceremony, Vice-Rector for Research and Innovations Asta Pundzienė, the Kazickas Family Foundation President Juratė Kazickaitė,...
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    2017-03-03 13:45
    On the 23rd of February Study Abroad Fair, organised by the Department of Internationalisation, took a place at the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture.  At the event KTU students had a chance to hear the answers to the questions on study and internship abroad possibilities, the exchange programmes and...
    2017-03-02 13:45
    Next summer will be extraordinary for two Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) students: biomedical electronics student Julija Kravčenko (Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering) and programming systems student Paulius Saulėnas (Faculty of Informatics) will spend a week in a summer school organised by the...
    2017-02-28 16:30
    Erasmus Student Network at Kaunas University of Technology (ESN KTU) is inviting KTU students to join the project Multilingual Lithuania and to learn languages from native speakers. New courses start this Wednesday, 1 March, so far 9 languages are being offered. Last year more than 300 native and international...
    2017-02-13 17:30
    On 16–17 February Kaunas University of Technology will take part in the International Education Fair in Tbilisi, Georgia. This event brings universities and prospective students to discuss study opportunities. The University representatives will also deliver presentations on life and studying in Kaunas at Languages...
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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...
    2017-03-09 15:45
    Hacker Games Kaunas are back to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley this weekend. Kaunas is a special place for Hacker Games as numbers from the past year have not been beaten yet – 250 participants and 41 projects over the course of weekend. More than 240 registrations have been received for this...
    2017-03-08 11:00
    On Thursday, 9 March at 7pm the eighth lecture from the Design Thursdays cycle will take place. Stefania Silvestri, General Secretary DesignLibrary Milan will deliver a seminar on the 70’s design, which is a part of the cycle “The Future in the Past”. The seminar will take place at DesignLibary Kaunas, at KTU Santaka...
    2017-02-28 16:30
    Erasmus Student Network at Kaunas University of Technology (ESN KTU) is inviting KTU students to join the project Multilingual Lithuania and to learn languages from native speakers. New courses start this Wednesday, 1 March, so far 9 languages are being offered. Last year more than 300 native and international...
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    2017-02-24 14:30
    An enormous room drowning in a variety of aromas, colours and flavours. Table tops laid with steaming pots, trays and plates full of gastronomic delights. Walls covered in flags of all patterns and colours. This kind of image can only be seen once in a semester, and the reason behind is the International Dinner. This...
    2017-02-22 09:45
    Tomorrow, 23 February at 7 pm the Marco Dolera, UX Designer, Digital Trasformation Consultant will deliver the second episode of the short story about user experience and its future trends. The seminar will take place at DesignLibary Kaunas, at KTU Santaka Valley. “One month ago we started talking about user...
  • 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...
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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...
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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
    Lithuania scored highest in the EU for changes in the ICT startup environment, as reported in Digital Transformation Scoreboard 2017 survey, a Digital Entrepreneurship monitoring tool by European Commission. Accprding to the Startup Lithuania newsletter, Lithuania is performing above the EU average in four out of...
    2017-01-03 16:00
    There currently are at least 316 start-ups operating in Lithuania, a 15,8% increase from the past year, the website Startup Lithuania announces. They paid a total of 7,49M EUR employee taxes (13,8% increase), and their workforce has grown by 13,9% to 1560 employees. At Startup Lithuania’ wrap-up event of the year,...
    2016-12-06 11:45
    The three Baltic states — Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania — who were the first to declare independence and officially secede from the USSR more than 25 years ago, are in the avant-garde of the post-Soviet republics in terms of technology entrepreneurship and government support of innovation, technology news website The...
    2016-12-05 16:15
    27 April 2017 the 16th international competition of young researchers’ innovations will take place. The traditional event, the festival of innovation ir being organised by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) for inventors, science enthusiasts and business professionals. It will take place at KTU Santaka Valley. “It...
    2016-11-15 18:15
    “Imagine a dynamic map, which shows you people flock into the places of interest, a city, where the passers-by get exceptional offers at restaurants and shops to their phones, where infrastructure is so perfect that traffic jams become almost impossible”, Giedrius Sirevičius co-founder of a start-up Icybit shares his...
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    2016-08-29 15:00
    “Lithuania is a great country, it is good to live in Europe, where you can find a job in an international company with the motivating working environment”, says Kamoliddin Mirzoev, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) student of informatics. This summer Kamoliddin spent working as an intern at Nasdaq’s Technology and...