• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

While studying under doctoral study programme Economics at Kaunas University of Technology students are prepared to perform future research. 

Coordinated by experienced scientists PhD students carry out and present their research in the chosen area, which is an essential part of a four-year doctoral study programme.

The main objective of the programme is to educate talented economists, who may contribute to recent scientific research of economics, create new knowledge and apply it in practice. 

Educational Opportunity

The programme aims to develop highly qualified professionals, ready for academic and professional career in leading global education institutions.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    additional admission application period: 10-17 September 2020

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    30 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Topics Included:
  • Predictive financial modelling for corporate digitalization processes’ return-on- investment potential
  • Evaluation of industrial leadership and competitiveness in the global economy 
  • The interaction of countries' modern economic development patterns with national competitiveness 
  • Labour productivity growth: ways, opportunities and limitations 
  • Economic Evaluation of Renewable Energy Sources
  • Drivers of Industrial restructuring in the Context of 4.0 Industry

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

  • 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.

General Requirements

  • Official legalised Bachelor’s and Master’s diplomas or a higher education degree equivalents and academic transcripts.
  • Copy of passport
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • References by two academic referees or researchers of the science field
  • List of scientific publications (also accepted publications)
  • Copies of scientific publications

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9020 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9020 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9020 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9020 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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State-funded position: 0 EUR tuition fee;

State non-funded positions: 9020 Eur 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

state-funded position: scholarship paid.

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