Vilnius Gediminas Technical University

country rank  4
world rank  1905

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University Overview

Established in 1956, Vilniaus Gedimino Technikos Universitetas (Vilnius Gediminas Technical University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Vilnius (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Lietuvos Respublikos švietimo ir mokslo ministerija (Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania), Vilniaus Gedimino Technikos Universitetas (VGTU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Vilniaus Gedimino Technikos Universitetas (VGTU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 64 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Lithuanian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Acronym VGTU
Founded 1956
Motto Sapere Aude
Dare to Know
Colours Gray, blue and white

University Location

Address Sauletekio al. 11
Vilnius (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
10223 Vilnius
T +370 (5) 2745029
F +370 (5) 2700112

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Sauletekio al. 11
Vilnius 10223
+370 (5) 2745010

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Vilnius Gediminas Technical University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Lietuvos Respublikos švietimo ir mokslo ministerija

Year of first Accreditation


  • European University Association EUA

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