Vilnius Gediminas Technical University

Introduction

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU)

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU) was established in 1956. The name of Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas was awarded for the 40th anniversary of the university's activities. VGTU is one of the largest universities in Lithuania, which strives for a leading position among Baltic states in technical and engineering education, and research. According to the QS Stars external audit standards, three categories of the university‘s performance – teaching, facilities and innovations were awarded five-star evaluation.Vilnius Gediminas Technical University pursues to foster highly qualified, creative and socially active specialists, who would be able to successfully adapt to both Lithuanian and foreign markets of education and labour. Vilnius Gediminas Technical University encompasses the following:

  • Nearly 69.000 alumni over more than 55 years of the University‘s existence
  • More than 11.000 students
  • 10 faculties
  • 12 research institutes, 5 research and 4 teaching centres, 31 research laboratories
  • 1000 academic staff members
  • Over 100 study programmes based on three-cycle structure: undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate studies
  • Over 310 business partners all over Lithuania
  • Over 410 higher education partners all over the World

Why study in VGTU?

  • European Higher Education Area
  • High-quality degree studies and internationally recognized diplomas
  • Study programmes in the English language
  • Exchange and placement programmes in more than 380 European partner institutions
  • Accommodation for international students in universities’ dormitory on campus
  • Scholarship programmes
  • Relatively low living costs
  • Friendly, liberal and safe study and living environment
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

Master of Electrical Energetics Systems Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Lithuania Vilnius

The program is focused to provide the modern knowledge from the electrical energy systems engineering and related fields, necessary for specialists developing modern electric power systems, to develop the ability to apply the knowledge professionally. [+]

What is the purpose of this study program?

The program is focused to provide the modern knowledge from the electrical energy systems engineering and related fields, necessary for specialists developing modern electric power systems, to develop the ability to apply the knowledge professionally. Students will gain special knowledge in electrical energy system engineering, necessary for the application of modern technologies and independent development of new products and services, and to perform applied research in the electric power system engineering area. To develop the abilities to creatively apply of theoretical knowledge and scientific investigation results, and to improve professional competence during whole life learning.... [-]


Master of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Lithuania Vilnius

The purpose of this study programme is to give for students engineering and management perception for successful innovation creations and implementation, fulfilment of subsequent scientific research which results can be adapted in the industrial enterprise's activity. [+]

What is the purpose of this study programme?

To give for students engineering and management perception for successful innovation creations and implementation, fulfilment of subsequent scientific research which results can be adapted in the industrial enterprise's activity. To apply scientific methods, to organize research processes and teamwork, to use modern software, hardware and information technologies.

What will students learn? Critical, constructive and creative thinking, to analyse and evaluate subjects on the base of qualitative, quantitative indicators, to formulate conclusions and to solve engineering problems, argued, clear and right to convey scientific information. To apply theoretical knowledge and research results for product creation and innovations implementation into the production process. Understanding how to identify and to analyse engineering and management problems, to propose innovative means for its solution. Understanding how to integrate engineering and management knowledge, to achieve expected objective. What about career opportunities after an MSc studies? ... [-]

Master of Information and Information Technologies Security

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Lithuania Vilnius

The purpose of this study program is to provide knowledge on modern methods and principles of information technology security insurance, to form an understanding of information and information technology security importance and ability to prove the necessity of information security measures. [+]

What is the purpose of this study program?

To provide knowledge of modern methods and principles of information technology security insurance, to form an understanding of information and information technology security importance and ability to prove the necessity of information security measures.

To provide newest specialized knowledge in the sphere of information security, that is necessary from the professional and scientific point of view, to develop an original and critical understanding of information security relations with other information technologies.

To form specialized abilities for solving technical problems, relevant in the sphere of information security, expand knowledge in the specific information security area, integrate knowledge from different problem areas.... [-]


Master of Mechatronics Systems

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Lithuania Vilnius

The purpose of this program is to prepare high qualification graduates with deep comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge in mechatronics including mechanical engineering, information technologies, mechatronic systems and mathematical modelling; to prepare specialists with analytical, modelling and projection skills in manufacturing and process management of mechatronic systems with their parameters optimization as well as the specialists having mechatronic problem solving skills applicable to research, etc. [+]

What is the purpose of this study program?

To prepare high qualification graduates with deep comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge in mechatronics including mechanical engineering, information technologies, mechatronic systems and mathematical modeling. To prepare specialists with analytical, modeling and projection skills in manufacturing and process management of mechatronic systems with their parameters optimization as well as the specialists having mechatronic problem-solving skills applicable to research. To provide students with the knowledge which is required to accomplish not only the tasks of projecting, researching and performing technologic-manufacturing jobs but also needful for executing the expert-consultative or supervisory functions in the mechatronic companies and organizations.... [-]


Master of Structural Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Lithuania Vilnius

Study program aim is to educate a highly qualified structural engineer for engineering activity, creative decision-making, complicated problems of designing solving, behavior assessing and strengthening of building structures. [+]

What is the purpose of this study program?

Study program aim is to educate a highly qualified structural engineer for engineering activity, creative decision-making, complicated problems of designing solving, behavior assessing and strengthening of building structures.

What will students learn? The principles and major dependencies in the behavior analysis of safe and durable building structures. The calculation methods and advanced design software for building structures under the action of different loads and effects. The theory, methods, and algorithms for optimization of buildings and their structures. The methods of building state analysis and laboratory investigation, and the methods of strengthening of their structures. What about career opportunities after MSc studies? ... [-]

Contact

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University

Address Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, SaulÄ—tekio al. 11,
10223 Vilnius, Vilnius County, Lithuania
Website http://www.vgtu.lt/
Phone +370 5 274 4900