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BScMaterial Physics and Nanotechnologies

Kaunas University of Technology
Lithuania, Kaunas
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Tuition fee €2,800.00 per year

Citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, China, Moldova, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan may apply for special scholarships.
Foreign nationals with Lithuanian origins and EU citizens may apply for tuition fee free places.
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Application fee €100.00 one-time

Payable within 2 weeks from the application submission by transferring it to the KTU bank account. Non-refundable. Bank details will be provided during application.

Course code 6122FC001
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The Materials Physics and Nanotechnology programme is designed for students who have an interest in and an aptitude for both technological sciences and physics. This is a unique bidirectional undergraduate study programme in English. The programme provides students with a fundamental knowledge of physics, an understanding of technologies, technological design, together with problem-solving skills, and is aimed to address the needs of students seeking innovative careers in today’s technological age.

The programme offers specialisations in
- Biomaterials,
- Functional Materials.

Top reasons to study at KTU:

1. As the program emphasizes science, mathematics and technologies, students are well prepared to pursue graduate work in either technological field or physics.

2. Visiting professors from Stanford University, University of Southern Denmark, Tokyo Institute of Technology and experts from industry organize international seminars and workshops to be in touch with global scientific solutions.

3. Besides training laboratories at the faculty, the latest and most advanced equipment installed in KTU science and business valley “Santaka“ is used during the study process.

4. Researches show that in year 2025 the demand for specialists with multidisciplinary knowledge and skills will grow up to 25% in Lithuania, whereas 3,6 million jobs will be created in EU.

Programme structure

Classical Mechanics
Thermodinamics and Statistical Physics
Solid State Physics
Nuclear and Particle Physics

Physics of Materials
Organic Chemistry
Polymer Materials and Technologies
Fundamentals of Electronics
Magnetic Materials and Spintronics

Nanostructures and Nanomaterials
Phenomena of Modern Optics and Nanophotonics
Micro- and Nanotechnologies
Functional Materials and Nanotechnologies

Fundamentals of Objects Programming
Computer-aided Design 1
Theory of Probability and Statistics
Semester Project

Career opportunities

“Currently the market provides various materials, distinguished by certain physical, chemical, electric or optical characteristics. Creation of a product raises many challenges, related to the appropriate choice of materials for achievement of the desired result and insurance of competitiveness of the final product. Those challenges can be met most effectively by the graduates of the studies of Materials Science, who contribute to the increase of company’s efficiency and product’s added value.” – Vytautas Narbutas, director of UAB “Elintos matavimo sistemos”.

“University provides wide possibilities for scientific self-expression, which motivates a consistent pursuit of a career. The world constantly presents new challenges, which can be met only by creation of innovative materials, distinguished by new characteristics. Today I can say that it was a right choice and the knowledge, acquired during studies, is very useful at work, which requires constant learning.” – Tomas Tamulevičius, Junior Researcher at KTU Institute of Materials Science.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Jul 30, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2019
Apply now! Spring semester 2018/19
Application start
Oct 1, 2018
Application deadline
Jan 10, 2019 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Feb 14, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States