Committed to supporting and promoting the most qualified applicants to its study programmes, KTU is pleased to offer several scholarship opportunities.


Scholarships for international applicants

Kaunas University of Technology offers full or partial tuition fee waiver for candidates with outstanding results depending on their chosen study programme.


Awarded to students with

  • a strong academic record


  • motivation.


These scholarships are open to all international applicants.


All perspective students who submitted their application through University’s application system ( will automatically become candidates to receive scholarship.


The application for full tuition fee waivers closes together with the latest deadline of application for studies,  31 July 2021. The receivers of the scholarship will be announced in the middle of August. We will contact those who receive the scholarships individually.

Being accepted into KTU as the first Central American student makes me feel happy and grateful. And thanks to the scholarship program, I have the opportunity to grow as a professional in one of the fastest growing countries in Europe.

– Natanael Efrain Lopez Arce


Loyalty programme

Kaunas University of Technology graduates are encouraged to continue their education in the same institution.
international students who successfully finished their Bachelor studies at KTU and applying for Master studies from 2019 autumn intake are eligible to get tuition fee discounts to continue their studies here.


Scholarships for Master degree studies

The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania offers Lithuanian state scholarships for full-time Master degree studies to study at Lithuanian higher education institutions for the nationals of selected countries.


A monthly scholarship (400 EUR) and free of charge studies are offered for the nationals of

  • the Republic of Armenia,
  • the Republic of Belarus,
  • Georgia,
  • the Republic of Azerbaijan,
  • the Republic of Moldova,
  • the Republic of Ukraine,
  • foreign citizens of Lithuanian origin.

A monthly scholarship (400 EUR) is offered for the nationals of

  • the People’s Republic of China,
  • the State of Israel,
  • Japan,
  • the Republic of South Korea

Submit your application to study Master’s at KTU on and get acceptance letter*;
Apply for the scholarship on
If you are still a bachelor’s degree student, transcript of academic record is accepted instead of bachelor’s degree certificate.

Application deadline 7th May 2021 (1st selection round).

Selection of the candidates. All eligible and complete applications are assessed by experts. The final decision on granting support to candidates will be based on:

  • Applicant’s motivation (30 %);
  • The level of command of the language of instruction (20 %);
  • Academic achievements (50 %).

Silvija Petniūnaitė,
Enrolment Manager International Studies Office
Donelaičio St. 73, room 104, LT-44249 Kaunas
tel. +370 37 323 894, +370 37 300 037


Scholarship for Short-Term studies

The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania offers Lithuania state scholarship for short-term studies at Lithuania higher education institutions.


Type of scholarship: Short term (1-2 semesters) studies


Studies can be arranged: The list of Lithuanian higher education institutions and study programmes of all study fields are available on


Scholarships for short-term studies in Lithuania offered for candidates who are students of higher education institutions of the following countries:


• The Eastern Partnership countries: Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia.
• ASEM countries: Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, the Philippines, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Cambodia, China, South Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Pakistan, Russia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam.
• Lithuania priority export market countries: the USA, Israel, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Turkey, South Africa Republic.


1. The candidate has to receive an official approval of acceptance (Conditional Agreement) from the chosen Lithuanian higher education institution.
2. The candidate has to be a student of a higher education institution of the particular country mentioned above.
3. The candidate has to have good knowledge of Lithuanian, English or other language required to study the chosen study programme (the minimum of B2 level of study language according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages is required).



Documents must be submitted only through the online application system. There is no requirement to send them by post, fax or email. Incomplete applications or those submitted after the deadline will not be considered.

Deadline for the online application submission is 16th of April 2021.


Regarding additional documents – please add all required documents to the application form through the online application system. The online application system will be closed at 11.59 p.m. Vilnius European time on the 16th of April, 2021. All requested documents list, as well as more information about scholarship can be found HERE.


11th of May 2021 – e-mail notification will be sent regarding the results of all short-term studies in Lithuania.


Contact information:
Education Exchanges Support Foundation
Rožių al. 2 Vilnius, LT-03106,
Phone: +370 699 65262; +370 667 59894


State funded studies

Holders of foreign qualifications can be accepted to the state-funded study places in Lithuanian higher education institutions or claim for scholarships in accordance with the procedures established by the applicable legislation in cases when:


  • They are citizens of the Republic of Lithuania or other member countries of the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) and their family members;
  • They are non-EU and non-EEA nationals granted a right of permanent residence in the Republic of Lithuania or they are stateless persons;
  • They are Lithuanian nationals residing abroad, who reside or have resided abroad.


Application deadline is 2nd of July.


In order to receive more information on application process with state funding possibilities please contact us via


Scholarships for KTU students

University’s Talent Scholarships are awarded to the most active students, who achieve exceptional results in their studies, research or art projects, who are active in extra-curricular activities in the areas of business, innovations and social activities that promote KTU name.All bachelor‘s and master‘s students, as well as integrated and non-degree studies students can participate in the Talent Scholarship competition, except for the bachelor‘s students in their first year’s first semester.
Amount of the University’s Talent Scholarship is 250 EUR per month. The total amount of support allocated per semester is 1,000 EUR.

The Erasmus+ Programme is an initiative run by the European Union (EU). Erasmus+ provides opportunities for students to study or gain work experience in a different European country while completing a degree.As an Erasmus+ student you can spend up to 12 month abroad and receive a scholarship from 520 EUR to 450 EUR per month (the amount depends on the host country).

One-time Incentive Scholarship is being awarded for active promotion of the University‘s name by taking part in various activities. The awardees are being named by Faculty Dean’s order and authorised by the Rector.One-time target scholarships are awarded for a purposeful activity representing University:

  • Participation in international and/or national scientific conferences, seminars, Olympiads, projects or other events
  • Representation of the University at international and/or national sport, art and/or competitions of public organisations, conventions or another kind of events

One-time target scholarships are awarded to students by Vice-Dean’s order, authorised by Rector, of by Dean’s order, authorised by Rector.One-time Incentive Scholarship amount is up to 114 EUR.

One-time Social Scholarships are awarded to the students, who are in a difficult financial situation due to:

  • Illness,
  • Illness or death of a family member,
  • Natural disaster or loss of property,
  • In other exceptional cases.

The scholarship amount is up to 800 EUR.

KTU students,  who have difficult financial or social situation, can apply for dormitory Accommodation Grant. Applied monthly Accommodation Grant for one person at the dormitory is determined by the commission. Application can be submitted until 20th day of each month in the Academic Information System (AIS). The documents which have to be submitted:

  • application
  • certificate regarding family situation
  • certificate regarding salary and other compensations payed for person/family
  • any other documents proving the financial/social situation of student