LEI in cooperation with Lithuanian universities implements joint doctoral studies in the following science fields:
Power and thermal engineering (T 006) – in cooperation with Kaunas University of Technology;
Environmental engineering (T 004) – in cooperation with Kaunas University of Technology and Vytautas Magnus University;
Economics (S 004) – in cooperation with Kaunas University of Technology and Klaipėda University.
A PHD PROGRAMME CORRESPONDS TO 4 YEARS STUDIES (FULL-TIME) AND CONSISTS OF:
• Independent research under supervision;
• Courses for PhD students (approx. 4 modules, 30 ECTS credits);
• Writing and publishing at least 2 scientific articles;
• Participating in at least 2 international conferences;
• The completion of a PhD thesis.
Who can apply for PhD studies?
Individuals with Master’s qualification degree or having graduated from one-level higher education system.
A doctoral degree is awarded by Kaunas university of Technology to a person who has successfully completed doctoral studies and defended a doctoral dissertation.
The PhD studies can be financed by the budget of the Republic of Lithuania or a PhD student‘s personal finances.
Doctoral students admitted to state-funded positions receive monthly scholarships: during the 1st year – 741 Euro/month, during the 2nd-4th years – 858 Euro/month.