Energetics and Power Engineering, Ph.D.

Energetics and Power Engineering, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

The aim of the Energetics and Power Engineering Energetics and Power Engineering programme at Kaunas University of Technology Kaunas University of Technology is to prepare the highly qualified scientists of energetics and power engineering for industry and education institutions.

Doctoral studies of this scientific field are provided in priority research topics: Sustainable energy – the effective usage of fossil fuel and primary renewable energy sources in the energy generation systems and technologies, reduction of environmental impact; Fundamental and applied research of transfer processes in thermal technologies; The simulation and investigation of the smart grid technologies and regimes of the sustainable electric power systems.

Prepared dissertations reflect the peculiarities of the areas of Thermal energetics, Nuclear energetics and Electrical energetics.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Power Systems Reliability Models
  • Sustainable Energy and Environment
  • Thermodynamics
  • Dynamics and Stability of Power Systems
  • Simulation of Accidental Thermal-Hydraulic Processes
  • Thermal-hydro-mechanics of single and two phase flows
  • Electromagnetic Processes in Electrical Power Systems

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Persons with a Master’s Degree or equivalent degree of higher education may participate in an open competition for admission to doctoral studies.
  • Applicants to the doctoral program in the field of science are accepted by competition according to the competition score. Minimum Competition Score 8
  • fficial legalised Bachelor’s and Master’s diplomas or a higher education degree equivalents and academic transcripts (translated into English or Lithuanian and notary verified)
  • Copy of ID card or passport
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • References by two academic referees or researchers from the relevant field of science
  • List of scientific publications 
  • Copies of scientific publications 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    6750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6750 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    6750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6750 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Self-funded doctoral students pay the tuition fee that is ~ 6750-8015 euros per year.

Living costs for Kaunas

  • 428 - 740 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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