Kaunas University of Technology

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is the largest technical university in Baltic states (17000 students) and aims at improving the quality of distance education (DE) services. To accomplish these aims KTU carries out applied DE research, develops virtual learning environments, DE courses, interactive conference systems, etc. KTU is strengthening its position in the educational market in Lithuania and Europe.
The main tasks and activities of different departments, including E-Learning Technology Centre and the Faculty of Informatics is related with Higher Education infrastructure based on modern telecommunication, information and video conference technologies, development of university teachers' and students' competence for digital communication. Staff of  the Centre builds up the internet portals, virtual communities, virtual learning environments and multimedia material as well as e-curriculum for different faculties of KTU for teachers, students training and learning.