Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) has attracted the largest number of international students among all Lithuanian institutions of higher education as 200 new international students enrolled in KTU this year. The university has 460 foreign students now, KTU said in a statement.
Kaunas University of Technology
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According to preliminary figures provided by the Information Technology Centre of the Lithuanian Ministry of Science and Education, a total of 1,582 international students have entered higher education institutions in Lithuania this autumn. At the moment, there are 4,618 of them studying in Lithuania.

Lithuania is becoming a more popular study choice across the world as during the last two years the number of international students grew by almost a thousand. One of the top majors among international students studying in Lithuania is mechanical engineering studies at KTU: it has been chosen by 92 students from other countries.

KTU says that the growing number of international students is positively influencing Lithuania's economy and its profitability cannot be measured monetarily.

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