|Nominal duration||5 years (300 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (Master of Architecture)|
|Tuition fee||€2,800.00 per year
Citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, China, Moldova, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan may apply for special scholarships.
|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.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
• a senior high school diploma with a good average grade (min. CGPA >60 % (legalised by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, translated into English and notary verified),
• maximum 3 years after high school graduation is eligible,
• minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 % in each entry subject: final exams of Mathematics and Physics,
• entry exam of drawing and composition (online) and portfolio.
If an applicant has no sufficient skills in drawing, we can offer Architecture preparatory course (each year in Spring semester).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian / Lithuanian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
The documents must be legalised (Apostille) by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents were issued. This requirement does not apply for the documents issued in the EU and Belarus, Ukraine.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
The accepted student must bring all notary verified documents which were submitted during the application as well as their originals upon arrival or send before:
International Studies Office
You will also need Police Clearance Certificate (non-criminal record) from all countries you have lived before arriving to Lithuania for more than 6 months. We recommend to take Police Clearance Certificate not earlier than 1 month before departure.
If your previous studies have been fully in English and it is marked on your degree certificate or transcript, or noted in a confirmation from the school which confirms that your studies have been fully in English language, additional English test may not be required.
If an applicant does not have any official test, online examination may be organised by KTU.
A relevant portfolio is required.
Entry exam of architectural composition – please upload your work.
Choose one from the suggested topics: one family house in countryside, tourist information bureau in the city, summer cafe in town square, summer cafe in city park. Imagine how it can look.
Dynamic, innovative and at the same time practical Master’s programme of Architecture is implemented using Studio model – study modules are integrated in one complex assignment. Exclusivity of this programme lies in historical, cultural, theoretical and philosophical critical analysis of existing typologies, which is related to creation of aesthetic prototypes, integrating constructive, materials, mechanical, ecological and economic research.
The programme is 5 years and leads to master’s degree.
Study method: studio with tutors teachers, interdisciplinary.
Hardware: 3D printer “MakerBot Replicator Z18”, Laser cutter machine „T-Rex 1224 CNC Gantry Router“.
Networks: European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE).
Preparation of Conceptual and Contextual Buildings, Urban and Landscape Projects
Architectural Experiment 1
Architectural Development 1
Architectural Experiment 2
Architectural Development 2
Architectural Experiment 3
Architectural Development 3
Design based on Aesthetic, Technical, Ecological, Economic, Ergonomic, Cultural and Social Criteria
Typology of Architectural Spaces
Constructions of Residential Buildings
Constructions of Public and Industrial Buildings
Economics of Space Formation
Sustainable Urban Development
Design Using Software and Methods Relevant for Global Market (BIM, CAD, Space Syntax, ArcGIS, etc.)
Architectural Computer-Aided Design
GIS for Territorial Planning
Application of Various Means of Communication
Generation of Virtual Reality
Activation of Virtual Reality
"I have represented thesis defence commission of Architecture Bachelor degree studies for five years, therefore I have a great opportunity to observe the level of students’ preparation. Each year this level increases with improvements of study programme. Quite a few graduates worked at our office. We were very satisfied with their knowledge, approach to profession and creativity. I am sure we will not be disappointed in the future." – Manager of Architectural Bureau "Vilnius ir Partneriai", Vilius Adomavičius