- Biomedical Engineering Institute
- Food Institute
- Health Telematics Science Institute
- Institute of Architecture and Construction
- Institute of Defence Technologies
- Institute of Environmental Engineering
- Institute of Materials Science
- Institute of Mechatronics
- Institute of Metrology
- Prof. Kazimieras Baršauskas Ultrasound Research Institute
Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) was the initiator and organiser of the most BALTECH (Baltic Sea Region University Consortium for Science and Technology) events in 2016. The International PhD Summer School, administrative staff meeting on the topic of Alumni Associations and the meeting of the Baltic technical universities’ student union representatives were among the highlights of the events organised by KTU.
With the help of BALTECH, KTU organised first international PhD Summer School in August 2017, which attracted 43 doctoral students from 14 countries. Organised by Department of Research Affairs at KTU the PhD Summer School was aimed at developing essential skills needed for writing scientific articles, doctoral theses and project proposals, to provide participants with good networking opportunities. The lectures at the three-day intensive course were delivered by the speakers from Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, Latvia and Switzerland.
In November KTU was organised an administrative staff meeting on the topic “Alumni associations and their development within universities”. During the meeting workshops, leaders of alumni organisations of BALTECH universities had the chance to gather information about other organisations, to learn about best examples in attracting of members and to share the experience.
In the end of the year representatives from student unions of Riga Technical University, Tallinn University of Technology, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University and KTU met in Lithuania for an annual student meeting. Meeting was organised by the KTU Student Union.
This year student representatives were discussing student feedback systems and compared the existing examples in their institutions. During the workshops the students had the chance to come up with their own projects and ideas on perfect student feedback schemes.
Mobility Calls for 2017
BALTECH reminds about the deadlines for the mobility calls for the year 2017:
- 15th March 2017 (for mobility from April to June)
- 15th June 2017 (for mobility from July to September)
- 15th September 2017 (for mobility from October to December)
- 15th December 2017 (for mobility from January to March 2018)
However, as agreed in BALTECH Board meeting in Odense, 2016, applicants can use their approved mobility in later periods, so that they can apply beforehand and plan their time better.
More on BALTECH scholarships for students and staff here.
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...
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...
On the 27-31st of March is celebrated Open Education Week. A list of webinars about open education resources, tools and practices are available here. Information how to login to webinars will be provided after registration. For more information https://www.openeducationweek.org
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+...
28th of March, in Central library (Donelaičio st. 20) as a result of electrical installation works library working hours will be shorter by half an hour.
70 scholarships will be offered for the academic year 2017/2018. A monthly scholarship and a benefit that covers the study cost is offered for the nationals of the Republic of Ukraine (40 grants altogether); A monthly scholarship and a benefit that covers the study cost is offered for the ...
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...
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....