Music Technologies

The curriculum and teaching staff make Music Technologies in KTU a unique study programme in Lithuania. Even though it seems that this programme combines two very different fields, nowadays technologies are an important part of music and entertainment industry. Students study musical language, copyright law, music production software, recording music, design of audio-visual advertisement. They learn the fundamentals of acoustics, sound technology and synthesis, interpretation and improvisation, working principles of electrical devices. During practice students are familiarised with audio-visual hardware and software, recording order, preparation for record publication, practical skills of music recording and producing sound for events using various audio equipment are acquired. Graduates of Music Technologies’ study programme find jobs easily as employers appreciate them greatly. Main employers are: TV, radio stations, concert service companies, sound recording studios, etc.

Entry requirements
Code 6121PX030
Location Kaunas
Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities
Cycle First cycle
Field Music
Language Lithuanian
Study mode and duration Full-time studies - 4 y.
Degree awarded Bachelor of Arts

Career

Student’s competences

Knowledge of software and hardware of music technologies; Understanding of styles and genres of music; Planning and management of the processes of music recording and broadcasting.

 

Student’s skills

– Able to perform, edit audio recording and prepare it for release;

– Able to prepare and realise a plan for the event’s sound recording;

– Able to perform audio broadcasting works.

 

 

You may become

Sound editor and producer in film, theatre, television, and similar areas

Management of sound department;
Preparation and implementation of audio broadcasting and audio recording plans;
Preparation of audio recordings for distribution.

Sound editor of the events

Forming of the team responsible for the event’s technical maintenance;
Analysis of the event’s technical requirements, preparation and implementation of sound recording plans;
Planning of development of the company’s technical basis.

Sound director and producer in the record studio

To organise operation of the record studio;
To perform works of sound recording, editing and preparation for distribution;
To search for potential customers.

 

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 6139 €
Price per credit 102,32 €

 

Financial support