Exchange under Bilateral Agreements

Each semester a number of exceptional KTU students are able to win a scholarship provided by the University's Department for Internationalisation for part time studies or summer/winter courses in more exotic countries. At the moment, KTU has agreements for students to go for an exchange to:

More information:

Kaunas University of Technology
Department for Internationalisation
Academic Mobility and Networks Office
K. Donelaičio g. 73, room 105
Phone: +370 37 300035
Email: [email protected]
Website: [lt][en]
  • South Korea
  • China
  • Taiwan
  • Hong Kong
  • Idonesia
  • Japan
  • Georgia
  • Azerbaijan
Scholarships vary from 350 to 500 EUR per month.



State scholarships

The Education Exchanges Support Foundation (lt. Švietimo mainų paramos fondas) has a scholarships programme for the students to enable them to study or carry out research at higher education or research institutions.

Conditions, deadlines, supported countries and other useful information can be found in





BALTECH (Baltic Sea Region University Consortium for Science and Technology) was set up with the aim to be the solid base for wider partnership and closer cooperation between universities in the Baltic Sea Region within the area of natural sciences, technology and industrial management and as a strategic resource for long-term development of education and research in accordance with the needs of the region.

One of the main BALTECH objectives has been to focus on topics with a common interest for all member universities involved. BALTECH is an important forum of exchange of information and ideas on what is going on within education, research and administration between the member universities in the region.

Short-term mobility scholarships for Bachelor, Master, PhD students and staff of BALTECH Universities are founded to create more possibilities for students mobility within BALTECH and NORDTEK universities.More information, application form and deadlines:




Vulcanus in Japan

Vulcanus in Japan programme consists of industrial placements for EU / COSME students. It starts in September and ends in August of the following year in order to accommodate the academic year in EU Member States.

The students follow a one-week seminar on Japan, a four-month intensive Japanese language course, and then an eight-month traineeship in a Japanese company.

This programme is financed by the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation and the Japanese host company. The EU / COSME students are awarded a grant (Yen 1.900.000) to cover the cost of travel to and from Japan and living expenses in Japan. There is no charge for the language course and seminar, and accommodation is provided free of charge during the course and seminar and the company traineeship.

Participants must be:

  • citizen of an EU Member-State or a COSME partening country.
  • a student of engineering or science at an EU / COSME university , enrolled in at least the fourth year of studies, when applying to the Vulcanus programme.
  • able to provide a certificate of enrollment at the university valid until at least 3 months prior to the starting of the programme

More information and application: