Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU)

  • VGTU R&D facilities includes 13 research institutes, 3 research centers, 23 research laboratories.
  • VGTU is ranked 39st in the QS Emerging Europe and Central Asia region rankings 2019.
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Competences

Environmental engineering
Transport engineering
Aviation
Building engineering
Mechatronics

Laboratories

Research laboratory of geotechnical engineering
Research laboratory of innovative building structures
Laboratory of concrete technologies 
Laboratory of buildings, constructions and materials
Laboratory of environment protection and working
Laboratory of calibration
Laboratory of road research
Laboratory of parallel computing
Laboratory of IT security 
Laboratory of micro and nanoelectronics systems
Laboratory of thermal insulating materials and acoustics
Laboratory of composite materials
Laboratory of experimental mechanics
Laboratory of materials research
Research laboratory of smart building systems
Laboratory of numerical simulation
Laboratory of operational research
Research laboratory of building energy and microclimate systems
Research laboratory of urban analysis
Laboratory of molecular biotechnologies
Laboratory of strenght mechanics
Laboratory of the photoelectricity technologies

Patents

Method and equipment of steel rope quality diagnostics (JPO 5941549 ; KIPO 10-1895301)

This invention is intended to use for diagnostics of various ropes in lifting equipment. Aim of invention – to create new and quite simple non-destructive method for rope quality diagnostics and estimate special equipment for realization of such method. Proposed method is based on obtaining fact of broken rope wires on rope surface.

Plate type biofilter with cappilar system (EP 2441509)

The purpose of the present invention is to improve the structure and charge humidification system of a treatment device, extend the operating duration of the biologically activated carrier material being used, enhance the effectiveness of air treatment and reduce filter’s aerodynamic resistance and cost.

Method for manufacturing of products from autoclaved aerated concrete and composition of autoclaved aerated concrete (EP 2602234)

The objective of the invention is to increase the thermal and mechanical resistance of products from autoclaved aerated concrete and to enhance their operating characteristics upon exposure to heat and to cut down the costs of manufacture.

In total, we have 593 scientists and 104 researchers

Achievements

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Having more than 500 international higher education institutions as partners, VGTU offers wide range of international studies and internships. VGTU is the leader in Lithuania by the number of students, studying under the Erasmus Exchange Programme abroad

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In 2017–2018 QS World University Rankings, VGTU ranks at 551-600 place and now is among the top 2,1% of the best universities in the world. VGTU is ranked 43rd in the "QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2015-2016" rankings, and is the leader among technical universities of Lithuania

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According to international university ranking QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 in Engineering – Civil & Structural subject group VGTU ranks at 101–150 place, and is the only university in the Baltic States at such a high position in the area of Civil Engineering sciences. In the subject of Architecture / Built Environment VGTU also stands at 101–150 place. In addition to this, the university is also ranked in Business & Management Studies (201–250 place), and in subjects of Economics & Econometrics (301–350 place) among top world universities. These results are the best in Lithuania

1

Having more than 500 international higher education institutions as partners, VGTU offers wide range of international studies and internships. VGTU is the leader in Lithuania by the number of students, studying under the Erasmus Exchange Programme abroad

2

In 2017–2018 QS World University Rankings, VGTU ranks at 551-600 place and now is among the top 2,1% of the best universities in the world. VGTU is ranked 43rd in the "QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2015-2016" rankings, and is the leader among technical universities of Lithuania

3

According to international university ranking QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 in Engineering – Civil & Structural subject group VGTU ranks at 101–150 place, and is the only university in the Baltic States at such a high position in the area of Civil Engineering sciences. In the subject of Architecture / Built Environment VGTU also stands at 101–150 place. In addition to this, the university is also ranked in Business & Management Studies (201–250 place), and in subjects of Economics & Econometrics (301–350 place) among top world universities. These results are the best in Lithuania

Contacts

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Open R&D Lithuania facilitator