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Doctoral study programme in Economics is carried out at Kaunas University of Technology, School of Economics and Business, together with the Klaipeda University and Lithuanian Energy Institute. 

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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.


Right to doctoral studies acquired in cooperation with Klaipėda University and Lithuanian Energy Institute. Right to doctoral studies approved by the order No. V-1124 of the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania of 08.06.2011.

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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

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

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  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

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.


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