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  • 48 months
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Graduates of the Automotive Engineering programme at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University will demonstrate:

  • basic knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering;
  • the ability to design and conduct experiments, interpret and analyze data, report results;
  • the ability to design automotive systems or its separate units;
  • the ability to function on engineering and science laboratory teams, as well as on multidisciplinary design teams;
  • the ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems;
  • an understanding of their professional and ethical responsibilities.
  • have the confidence to apply engineering solutions in global and societal contexts;
  • be capable of self-education and clearly understand the value of lifelong learning;
  • be broadly educated and will have an understanding of the impact of engineering on society and demonstrate awareness of contemporary issues;
  • be familiar with modern engineering software tools and equipment to analyse automotive engineering problems;
  • get knowledge and understanding of the scientific principles and methodology necessary to underpin education in automotive engineering, to enable appreciation of its scientific and engineering context and to support the understanding of future developments and technologies;
  • get knowledge and understanding of the mathematical principles necessary to underpin education in automotive engineering and to enable the application of mathematical methods, tools and notations proficiently in the analysis and solution of engineering problems;
  • apply and integrate knowledge and understanding of other engineering disciplines to support the study of automotive engineering.
Where can you do an internship?

Professional internships are carried out in companies with the most recent production facilities and technologies in Lithuania and abroad.Students acquire practical skills working with the equipment, technologies and learn about the company management.

Exchange period abroad?

Students, who are willing to study in foreign universities, will have an opportunity to study abroad for one semester in the following countries: Belgium, Czeck Republic, Denmark, Spain, Italy, Croatia, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, France, Finland, Romalia, Greece, Germany, Poland, Latvia, Hungary, Slovakia, Bulgaria, etc.

Career Opportunities

This study program aims to provide graduates with the technical qualities, transferable skills and independent learning ability to make them effective in organisations that design and develop automotive products.Graduates work within the automotive industry, which comprises a wide range of businesses, institutes and agencies active in the research, development, manufacturing, validating, maintaining and selling of products associated with vehicles and transport system. ‘Vehicles’ should be understood as a broad concept covering passenger vehicles, trucks, buses, special vehicles, motor cycles, but also pulled vehicles such as trailers, semi-trailers and caravans.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Vehicle safety engineering
  • Traffic safety engineering
  • Fuel economy and emissions
  • Vehicle mechanics and dynamics
  • NVH (noise, vibration, harshness) engineering
  • Vehicle electronics

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Applicants information in the application system;
  • Certificate of Education (Secondary/ Undergraduate degree, etc) including Grades;
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • English proficiency certificate;
  • A Copy of Passport;
  • Documents needed after acceptance:
  • Medical Certificate (including AIDS test);
  • Certificate from a foreign bank and notarized letter of guarantee from parents/sponsors along with a document about their financial abilities (present to Lithuania Embassy).
  • Non conviction/Police Clearance certificate from countries of residence in last two years (needed for TRP application).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2595 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2595 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Vilnius

  • 490 - 860 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


VGTU offers tuition fee free places for Bachelor's and Master's degree studies in academic year 2019-2020! 

Best International students applying to the first year of Bachelor’s degree studies at VGTU can be awarded a scholarship (tuition fee free place) for the academic year 2019-2020. Students can submit their applications until 1st of June, 2019.

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