Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU) is one of the largest state universities in Lithuania, and it has a leading position in Lithuanian technical and engineering education, and research. Studies are organized in three cycles: undergraduate (BSc), graduate (MSc) and postgraduate (PhD) studies. VGTU has earned its reputation as a leading university by integrating innovative approaches into a technical foundation.
Approximately 10,000 students are currently studying at VGTU in 2016. Scientific research and experimental development is performed by 14 institutes, 2 research centres and 33 research laboratories. Vilnius Gediminas Technical University aims to foster highly qualified, creative and socially active specialists, who would be able to successfully adapt to both European and foreign education and labour markets.
VGTU is ranked amongst the top four percent of the world's best universities, according to the 2016 QS World University Rankings.