Vilnius Tech University

Vilnius Tech University

Vilnius Tech University

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VILNIUS TECH) is a leading higher education institution situated in Vilnius the capital of Lithuania. Established in 1956 VILNIUS TECH is one of the biggest research universities in country with a focus on technologies and engineering and strong emphasis on university-business cooperation.

Facts and figures:

  • Over 9 400 students (13,5% international – degree seeking or exchange)
  • 10:1 Student/Academic staff ratio
  • 10 faculties: Antanas Gustaitis’ Aviation Institute, Architecture, Business Management, Civil Engineering, Creative Industries, Electronics, Environmental Engineering, Fundamental Sciences, Mechanics, Transport Engineering
  • 13 research institutes, 3 research centres, 22 research laboratories
  • Study programs in the field of engineering sciences make 70% of all study programs
  • 960 academic staff members (67% with PhD degree)
  • 110 study programs based on three-cycle structure: undergraduate (BSc), graduate (MSc) and post-graduate (PhD) studies
  • Over 450 partner higher education and research institutions in 67 countries
  • Over 500 business partners
  • 40 international research and study projects
  • Over 82 000 alumni
  • VILNIUS TECH publishes 15 research journals (10 of which are listed in Clarivate Analytics Web of Science)

VILNIUS TECH is among top 2,1% of universities globally.

VILNIUS TECH is ranked 32nd in the Emerging Europe and Central Asia region according to the “QS World University Rankings 2020”.

VILNIUS TECH is ranked by 4 subjects in QS WUR 2020:

#51-100 in Engineering – Civil & Structural

#101-150 in Architecture / Built Environment

#101-150 in Business & Management Studies

#201-250 in Economics & Econometrics

VILNIUS TECH is ranked in 2 broad subject areas:

Top #=256 Engineering & Technology

Top #=276 Social Sciences & Management

Study Programs

Vilnius Gediminas technical university has a wide range of studies in Engineering, Informatics, Social Sciences, Business Administration, Arts (Architecture).

BACHELOR PROGRAMS

Study program Duration

(years)

Tuition fee per year for EU / non-EU applicants
Automotive Engineering 4 € 3500
Bioengineering 4 € 3500
Building Energy 4 € 3500
Environmental Protection Engineering 4 € 2700
Information and Communication Technologies 4 € 3500
Information Systems Engineering 4 € 3500
Mechanical Engineering 4 € 3500
Civil Engineering 4 € 3500
Creative Industries 4 € 2700
0Computer Engineering 4 € 3500
Business Management 4 € 2700
Architecture (integrated studies 5 years) 5 € 4664
Landscape Architecture (3 years
Information Technologies 4 € 3500
Economics Engineering 4 € 2700
Financial Engineering 4 € 2700
Mechatronics and Robotics 4 € 3500

MASTER PROGRAMS

Study program Duration

(years)

Tuition fee per year for EU / non-EU applicants
Aeronautical Engineering 2 € 4787
Automotive Engineering 2 € 4787
Biomedical Engineering 2 € 4787
Building Energy Engineering 2 € 4787
Environmental Protection Technology and Management 2 € 4787
Electronics Engineering 2 € 4787
Computer Engineering 2 € 4787
Electrical Energetics Systems Engineering 2 € 4787
Industrial Engineering and Innovation Management 2 € 4787
Information and Information Technologies Security 2 € 4787
Business Management 1.5 € 3989
Business Leadership 1.5 € 3989
Financial Engineering (FinTech) 1.5 € 3989
Economics Engineering 1.5 € 3989
Mechatronics Systems 2 € 4787
Mechanical Engineering 2 € 4787
Structural Engineering 2 € 4787
Innovative Solutions in Geomatics (joint degree with Riga Technical University) 1.5 € 4000
Innovative Road and Bridge Engineering (joint degree with Riga Technical University) 1.5 € 4000
Transport Logistics 1.5 € 3989
Nanobiotechnology 2 € 4787

Doctoral Studies

International postgraduates are welcome to do their doctoral studies at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (hereinafter referred to as VILNIUS TECH). A PhD program corresponds to 4 years studies (full-time mode) and 6 years studies (part-time mode).

The Ph.D. program consists of:

  • Independent research under supervision;
  • Courses for PhD students (approximately 30 ECTS credits);
  • Participation in research networks, including placements at other, primarily foreign, research institutions;
  • Teaching or another form of knowledge dissemination, which is related to the PhD topic when possible;
  • The completion of a PhD thesis.

The cost of 1 credit of doctoral study subject – 90,00 Eur.

Doctoral Studies

Study program Annual tuition fee
  Full-time             studies    Part- time           studies
Humanities  € 10 758 € 7 172
History and Theory of Arts  € 10 758 € 7 172
Natural Sciences  € 10 758 € 7 172
Informatics  € 10 758 € 7 172
Social Sciences  € 10 758 € 7 172
Management  € 10 758 € 7 172
Economics  € 10 758 € 7 172
Technological Sciences  € 10 758 € 7 172
Electrical and Electronic Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172
Civil Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172
Transport Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172
Environmental Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172
Informatics Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172
Materials Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172
Mechanical Engineering  € 10 758 € 7 172

Application Procedure

  1. A candidate fills in the Application form
  2. Pays application fee
  3. International Studies Centre reviews the education documents for qualification recognition purposes and if necessary, consults with ENIC-NARIC center in Lithuania. If necessary International Studies Centre can ask for additional documents or confirmations about your previous education.
  4. International Studies Centre sends out an invite to record and interview via the application system. A candidate must complete an interview in 5 days on the convenient time. Faculty reviews an interview recording.
  5. International Studies Centre sends an official letter of Conditional Acceptance.
  6. A candidate, after receiving the official Conditional Acceptance letter, pays the Tuition fee for the first year of studies and Registration fee as well.
  7. International Studies Centre, after receiving the fee, uploads document necessary for visa application to the EPIS system and sends to student mediation letter number.
  8. After receiving the mediation letter number, a student applies for Lithuanian visa at the nearest Lithuanian Embassy.
  9. The Lithuanian Embassy initiates the visa issue procedure.
  10. After the period of typically 10 to 14 days, the Lithuanian Embassy informs student that his/her visa is issued. (In case the visa application is rejected, ISC refunds the Tuition fee and Registration fee back to the student.)

Applying to Vilnius TECH

Applications cannot be processed unless they include all the following:

  • Filled in information as required in the application system;
  • Certificate of Education (Secondary/ Undergraduate degree, etc) including Grades. Country specific requirements here.
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • English proficiency certificate;
  • A Copy of Passport;

Admission Requirements

  1. For Bachelor’s programs
  • Secondary School Graduation Certificate with good results (minimum 60% CGPA), particularly in Mathematics, Physics, and English. Applications must be accompanied by legalized English translations of all transcripts. Unofficial copies are not accepted.
  • English language proficiency.
  • No entrance examinations (except for Architecture and Landscape Architecture program) for foreigners are needed.
  • For Architecture/Landscape Architecture program, entrance test is required.
  • Gap since your last completed degree should not exceed three years.
  1. For Master’s programs
  • Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent (official transcripts required) with grades (minimum 60% CGPA).
  • Two academic references.
  • Acceptance by the Dean’s Office of the chosen faculty.
  • Students’ motivation for specific program (qualified students will be asked to record an interview).
  • English language proficiency.
  • Gap since your last completed degree should not exceed three years or you should provide credible professional work experience certificates.
  1. For PhD programs
  • MSc degree or its equivalent (official transcripts required).
  • Achievement of good results in research.
  • Evaluation of diploma from Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education.
  • Scientist’s recommendations.
  • Acceptance by the Dean’s Office of the chosen faculty.

Accommodation

Students can choose to live in the University dormitory, private hostel or to rent apartment in the city.

VILNIUS TECH international students’ dormitory is located in the university campus, it takes about 7-10 min walk to the building of administration of the VILNIUS TECH.

Addresses:

  • Dormitory No 6, Saulėtekio al. 39 A, Vilnius

phone +370 692 20625. Reception: phone + 370 5 269 8827.

  • Dormitory No 1, Saulėtekio al. 25, Vilnius

phone +370 5 2745081.

(More Information: https://vilniustech.lt/)

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