The University calendar is full of traditional celebrations, cultural and sports events organized by many of University's societies. Kaunas University of Technology has 13 art societies that follow the traditions of University culture and actively participate in local, national events and international events enhancing KTU's national and international visibility. Nearly all art soceities of the University are located in the renovated KTU building (Laisves Av. 13), where they have excellent conditions for rehearsals and spaces for creative exhibitions and performances.
KTU Folk Song and Dance Ensemble „Nemunas“
KTU Folk Song and Dance Ensemble Nemunas is the biggest student art group in Lithuania, established in 1949. This ensemble consists of four genre groups (choir, dancers, folk music choir, and folk instrument orchestra). The program of this ensemble reflects typical music, songs, and dances of all regions of Lithuania. (Video)
KTU Academic Choir „Jaunystė“
KTU Academic Choir Jaunystė, established in 1926, has the oldest traditions and history. The repertoire of the choir includes traditional Lithuanian as well as foreign pieces. Artistic activity of this choir is well known to many foreign countries. (Video)
Folk Ensemble „Goštauta“
Folk Ensemble "Goštauta", established in 1986, is a group of enthusiastic and energetic students, interested in Lithuanian folk art – folklore, customs, national dances, and music. The repertoire of the ensemble consists of songs, folklore dances, and games of different regions of Lithuania. (Video)
Dance Club „Viesulas“
KTU Dance Club "Viesulas", established in 1963, unites students who have just started their dance lessons as well as those who have already spent several years in a whirl of a dance. "Viesulas" is a member of the Lithuanian Federation of Sports Dances. "Viesulas" organizes annual competitions "Žiema" and KTU Cup. (Video)
Mixed Choir „Absolventas“
The first concert of KTU Mixed Choir Absolventas took place 45 years ago. The choir consists of people of several generations – students, graduates, and lecturers of the University. The repertoire of the choir includes national Lithuanian songs as well as songs written by Lithuanian and foreign authors.
KTU Theatre-Studio „44“ is the oldest University theatre in Lithuania, founded in 1948. Actors of this theatre are not afraid to break classical frameworks of music, literature, and theatre and to interpret them in various ways as well as to search for various communication forms with their audiences.
Dance studio „MoDance“
Studio dancers dancing basketball support, contemporary and orchestral dances, participate in various events, competitions, festivals, organizes themed performances. Dancers have prepared a number of different styles of dance, some of them with acrobatic elements. (Video)
Design Studio gathers students who are interested in history and tendencies of design, possibilities of computer design and animation, and who seeks to know the process of professional graphic design from idea to sketch and project realization.
Activities are taking place in several directions. Photographic processing - editing, prepress, layout of the grounds and cataloging photos. The second direction - 3D graphics and animation, game design and implementation.
Newly formed rock band invites all singing, playing piano, bass guitar, drums, and willing to participate in such activities. Group participants will be able to offer their favorite repertoire. Just come and join our young and creative team.
Art studio „Menų kambarys“
Art Studio of the „Menų kambarys“ (Arts Room) has opened its doors in 2012. The main goal of the studio - to help everyone find their own unique, creative way to open up their opportunities. Studio helps to get acquainted with the technique of different art styles, and to test the knowledge in practice. Art Studio executives are ready to introduce the painting, drawing, prints, sculpture, ceramics, decoupage and other art technics.