Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business

Introduction

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is one of the largest technical universities in the Baltic States and one of the most prominent higher education schools in the country, leading in many research areas and study fields. There are 9 faculties and 10 research institutes at the University. KTU offers almost 160 undergraduate, masters and PhD study programmes in technology, science, humanities, biomedical science fields and arts.

Last year the University opened one of the largest and most modern open access research centres: KTU Science and Technology Centre and Technological Business Incubator. At KTU Santaka Valley researchers carry out frontier research and R&D activities in the areas of sustainable chemistry and biopharmacy, future energy, mechatronics and telecommunication technologies which are of crucial importance for developing knowledge economy in Lithuania. KTU Santaka Valley, accommodating state-of-art laboratories and knowledge-based enterprises is a hub for progressive technologies and knowledge-intensive business representing synergy among research, studies and innovations.

School of Economics and Business is the largest School in Kaunas University of Technology. There are 6 academic departments, Executive School, 3 research centres and institutes. School of Economics and Business offers 8 undergraduate, 14 masters and 2 PhD study programmes. It combines three most important parts for existing and future business – internationality, interdisciplinarity and innovations.

Interdisciplinarity

  • Biggest amount of dual study programmes in KTU; five new interdisciplinary study programmes (2 already started; 3 are about to start);
  • Successful business and technological studies are combined together, in order to meet industry needs.
  • Interdisciplinary researches clusters.

Internationality

  • 187 Erasmus+ agreements with partner institutions allow exchange good practices not only between students, but between academics as well.
  • Publications in internationally recognised scientific journals.
  • Respected between the best business schools worldwide.

Innovations and technology transfer

  • After launching the Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab on December 15, 2014, Kaunas University of Technology, School of Business and Management became the first University in the Baltics that has it.
  • Teaching with real cases (co-operating with local and global companies). As a result our students became the winners in ”Google Online Marketing Challenge”.

Integrating sustainability

  • Close collaboration with business in organisation of new study processes and improvement of existing ones.
  • All the possibilities for Lifelong Learning in Executive School.

Dynamic

  • Close collaboration between students and academics improves the quality of studies, creates friendly environment and maintains a social responsibility.
  • Our students are constant candidates and winners of the best thesis awards, issued by the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania, Lithuanian Society of Young Researchers, Lithuanian Science and Technology Society, etc.
  • Business input creating areas for student’s learning and leisure.
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Lithuanian

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Programmes

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Master

Master in Accounting and Auditing

Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains comprehensive knowledge of accounting and audit, is able to recognize conceptual problems of accounting and audit, to deal with problems of consolidation of accounting, control of enterprise performance ensuring true and fair view of financial reporting and reducing asymmetry of information in traditional and network based organizations, to reason methodology, to perform applied researches and to communicate their results. [+]

A student gains comprehensive knowledge of accounting and audit, is able to recognize conceptual problems of accounting and audit, to deal with problems of consolidation of accounting, control of enterprise performance ensuring true and fair view of financial reporting and reducing asymmetry of information in traditional and network based organizations, to reason methodology, to perform applied researches and to communicate their results. [-]

Master in International Business

Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains comprehensive knowledge in management, economics, other social sciences, is able to apply it in non-typical real-life situations, understands international business environments, conceives and employs modern management theories and international practices in decision-making. [+]

A student gains comprehensive knowledge in management, economics, other social sciences, is able to apply it in non-typical real-life situations, understands international business environments, conceives and employs modern management theories and international practices in decision-making, is able to prepare and implement strategic plans for business development in international markets, develop a modern organization to survive in knowledge-based economy, and has skills to exploit possibilities of information communication technologies, organize and implement continuous learning, or plan and manage personal and employee career development. [-]

Master in Marketing Management

Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains deep knowledge of marketing management, understands the role of marketing function in business system, is able to analyse and evaluate critically complex marketing situations in local and international markets, to reason the choice of theoretical models relevant for solving marketing management problems, to develop and implement original marketing management ideas based on knowledge integration and scientific reasoning independently, to carry out methodologically sound research [+]

A student gains deep knowledge of marketing management, understands the role of marketing function in business system, is able to analyse and evaluate critically complex marketing situations in local and international markets, to reason the choice of theoretical models relevant for solving marketing management problems, to develop and implement original marketing management ideas based on knowledge integration and scientific reasoning independently, to carry out methodologically sound research, to discover new facts, to apply results obtained creatively and disseminate it responsibly, to make strategic and tactic marketing management decisions that ensure business competitiveness, as well as to plan studies independently, to strive for novelties and assess them critically in the context of lifelong learning. [-]

Master in Technology Management

Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

A student is able to ground a strategy of technology development in order to achieve fit of organizational capabilities of technology with strategic objectives of organization and tendencies of a development of technologies. [+]

A student is able to ground a strategy of technology development in order to achieve fit of organizational capabilities of technology with strategic objectives of organization and tendencies of a development of technologies; to transform physical, technological and biomedical knowledge into business products and design and implement systems of introduction of new products in mature, fast changing and emerging markets; to apply knowledge on technology and processes management while designing, managing and improving value creation chains; to communicate and collaborate effectively with clients, colleagues, investors, scientists; to work in interdisciplinary teams; to create climate of teamwork while taking upon oneself social responsibility; demonstrate abilities of leadership in national and international context. [-]

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