Open call for Phd student positions at Kaunas University of Technology

Dear colleagues,

We are glad to inform you about the opportunities for PHD STUDIES at
Kaunas Technology University (KTU), Lithuania.

KTU_logo_ENInternational candidates are eligible to apply for state funded
positions and receive monthly scholarships.

KTU invites candidates for PhD studies in 17 fields of sciences. Double
PhD programmes are offered in four fields of sciences in cooperation
with foreign partner universities

PhD programmes are offered in these fields of sciences:
TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES
– Electrical and Electronic Engineering (double degree programme with
Miguel Hernandez University of Elche, Spain).
– Civil Engineering.
– Environmental Engineering (double degree programme with University of
Bologna, Italy).
– Chemical Engineering.
– Energetics and Power Engineering.
– Informatics Engineering.
– Materials Engineering (double degree programme with partners of
Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials Network).
– Mechanical Engineering.
– Measurement Engineering.

PHYSICAL SCIENCES
– Chemistry (double degree programme with Institut National
Polytechnique of Toulouse, France).
– Informatics.

SOCIAL SCIENCES
– Political Sciences.
– Management.
– Economics.
– Sociology.
– Education.

HUMANITIES
– History and Theory of Arts.

International candidates submit their applications on APPLICATION
ONLINE PLATFORM AT HTTPS://APPLY.KTU.LT [1]   Application deadline is
June 26, 2015.

Please see the attached information about PhD studies at KTU. For more
information visit our website at http://ktu.edu/phd [2]

Also, we offer an exciting opportunity for your PhD students to take up
an INTENSIVE PHD MODULE at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU).
Studying in an international research environment the students will
enhance and expand their knowledge of a scientific field of interest and
gain insight into different culture. PhD students may choose one or more
modules depending on their interests and capabilities. The credits
gained while studying at KTU will be transferable to their home
university or may be used in further studies. KTU is a leader among
Lithuanian universities in performing contracted research for business
and industry, and is an active partner in European research programmes.
Taking up a PhD module at KTU students will get advantage of University
partnerships with business and industry and will be able to participate
in global research projects.

· Duration of a course is 1 to 2 weeks

· Price (for 1 ECTS credit) is 90 EUR*

· Start date depends on each course

· Application for the Fall Semester 2015/2016 has started

*The courses may be funded by a student, by his or her home institution
or by other organisation, or be a part of Erasmus+ exchange programme.

A diverse range of modules offered by KTU may be found at
http://ktu.edu/phd [2] (Section –> “Intensive Modules”).

If you have more questions, please don‘t hesitate to ask.

VITA DAUDARAVIČIENĖ I Coordinator

Kaunas University of Technology
Department of Research Affairs I UNIT OF DOCTORAL STUDIES
K. Donelaičio St. 73-423, LT-44029 Kaunas, Lithuania
+370-37-30-00-42 I doktorantura@ktu.lt; vita.daudaraviciene@ktu.lt I
en.ktu.lt [3]

Links:
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[1] https://apply.ktu.lt
[2] http://ktu.edu/phd
[3]
http://en.ktu.lt/