Informatics Engineering

The future of information technologies is unimaginable without the surrounding smart computer systems. In order to control and create these future systems, the speciality of information engineering is just for you – you will learn to design, create, install software and hardware, administer and create company’s computer systems, ensure information security, and many other subjects useful for your future.

Entry requirements
Code 6121BX014
Location Kaunas
Faculty of Informatics
Cycle First cycle
Field Informatics Engineering
Language Lithuanian
Study mode and duration Full-time studies - 4 y.
Degree awarded Bachelor of Computing
 

Values

Studies/Quality

The top quality studies are well-evaluated by the international experts

Informatics Engineering is the first study programme in Lithuania that was recognised internationally and accredited in EQANIE (European Quality Assurance Network for Informatics Education) network and awarded with a prestigious “Euro-Inf” quality label. The quality and popularity of programme are confirmed by the constantly growing number of students and the name of the best Informatics Engineering study programme in Lithuania earned for several successive years (http://www.delfi.lt/news/daily/education/skelbia-geriausiu-lietuvos-universitetu-reitinga.d?id=69781852).

Skills

Good knowledge of all informatics engineering activity processes and strong practical skills

The graduates from this programme acquire not only theoretical knowledge but also deep practical skills covering the most important fields of informatics engineering: design of software and hardware of computer systems, implementation, installation, support, administration of computer systems of companies, support, ensuring of safety, and many other. The studies are based on project-oriented problem-based learning; by working in the teams, the students contribute to actual works and projects by creating smart future systems and intelligent things and working with the newest IT technologies and tools.

Career

The wages are one of the highest on the market

According to statistical data of the last several years and market tendencies, the wages of employees in the IT sector will remain one of the highest for a long time not only in Lithuania, but also in the world.

Infrastructure

The top-level constantly updated modern infrastructure is used in study process

The students work with the newest software packages in this programme, can use the constantly updated hardware base, they have the access to the most modern laboratories of KTU Santaka Valley and their equipment, that was well-evaluated by the international EQANIE experts, and also can use the creative spaces and laboratories installed by company “Intermedix”.

Lecturers

The programme is delivered by top-level specialists

This study programme is delivered by specialists having long-term research, practical, and commercial experience in this field. Many lecturers had internships in foreign universities, have their own IT companies or manage them, are strong leaders in their field not only in Lithuania, but also abroad. The educational subjects delivered by such lecturers are based on the newest research and practical works, as well as the actual commercial projects and modern technologies used in them.

 

Skills

Design – principles, schemes, computers, systems
Internet of Things – smart objects, smart systems, intelligent environments
Information security – evaluation, viruses, violations, safety methods and means
Integration – data, networks, solutions for companies
Design and development of software and hardware Design, development, and installation of computer systems and IoT solutions Development, support, and maintenance of solutions for computerisation of companies Design and development of information security solutions

Testimonials

Edvardas Linkevičius

Development Manager of the IT and Technologies Unit at “TEO LT”

 

The specialists of Informatics Engineering have no difficulties in adapting in TEO LT company due to their versatility and the ability to create, install, and supervise not only software, but also hardware. We have cooperated successfully with the specialists of KTU Informatics Engineering by creating innovative business solutions and the students of this programme can easily adapt in our company and are always welcomed and appreciated.

Alma Ravinytė

System Tester at “ATEA”

 

KTU provided me with the newest knowledge and skills of informatics engineering, whereas active participation in the activities of the student representative body and council of the Faculty of Informatics provided me with opportunities for improvement and education in the professional field. I am now successfully applying the acquired knowledge in my work.

Career

Student’s competences:
– Design, development and installation of software and hardware;
– Design, development and installation of solutions for computer systems and Internet of Things;
– Development, support and maintenance of computerisation solutions for companies;
– Design and development of Information IT safety solutions.

Student’s skills:
– Able to analyse and select IT solutions for companies;
– Able to design, develop and install integrated applied projects of information communications technologies;
– Able to improve information safety, integration of IT solutions and system administration and maintenance processes;
– Able to develop embedded computer systems for real time data collection, processing and information transfer, and computer systems for the Internet of Things, and projects;
– Able to analyse and select solutions based on technologies of the Internet of Things.

 

 

You may become

– Research, analysis and assessment of requirements for software and operational systems;
– Compilation and preparation of software development documents;
– Writing of software code and its maintenance according to the approved quality standards;
– Testing, review or development of software aiming to improve performance efficiency or adapt them to new requirements;
– Research, development and improvement of computer software systems;
– Assessment, improvement, updates of software maintenance procedures for operational systems, communications environment and applications, preparation of respective documents, team management.

– Formulation and documenting of the systems’ principles with consideration to user’s needs;
– Identification and assessment of efficiency-related defects, preparation of recommendations;
– Preparation, approval and implementation of system testing plans.

– Formulation and documenting of the systems’ principles with consideration to user’s needs;
– Preparation of the systems’ testing plans, identification and assessment of efficiency-related defects, preparation of recommendations;
– Preparation of functional technical specifications;
– Maintenance and administration of computer network and similar computer environment;
– Provision of recommendations for improvement of system and network configurations, establishment of software requirements;
– Control of master control panels monitoring performance of computer systems and networks, and coordinating computer network access and use.

– Design and development of database structure, data structure, dictionaries and agreements on the titles of information system projects;
– Performance of scientific research and consulting on selection, application and use of database management measures;
– Establishment of policy and procedures for database access and use, and back-up and data recovery.

 

Minimum requirements

Proficiency in English
Language requirements

IELTS ≥5.5, TOEFL ≥75, CEFR ≥B1, or equivalent

Eligibility CGPA
High school certificate

Maximum 3 years after high school graduation is eligible.

Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.

The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.

The documents must be legalised (Apostille) by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents were issued. This requirement does not apply for the documents issued in the EU and Belarus, Ukraine.

Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 % in each entry subject.

 

Score structure

 

Tuition fee

Foreign nationals with Lithuanian origins and EU citizens
Full-time studies 2595 €
Price per credit 43,25 €

 

Financial support