Various sports activities in Kaunas University of Technology are coordinated by the Centre for Physical Education and Sports, which unites:
- Department of Physical Education,
- Sports Competitions and Events Group,
- Health Centre.
More than 400 KTU students participate in different sports competitions every year. Women and men basketball, women and men volleyball, man handball and football teams are successfully participating in Lithuanian championships. They are multifold winners of Lithuanian students and SELL championships. Several university students represented Lithuania in four last Summer Olympic Games.
Every academic year twenty one KTU team of different sports branches take part in Lithuanian students’ championships. KTU women and men basketball teams collaborate with universities of Czech Republic, Holland, France, Belgium and other countries. Sports Competitions and Events Group organises various sports events for Academic community. One of the best traditional events is Students’ basketball contest “Rector's Cup”, also overnight basketball tournament “Bat”, Christmas and Easter volleyball tournaments, Student’s marathon in memoriam of Professor Kazimieras Baršauskas and Sports contests for the opening and closing of the academic year.
Sport branches practiced at KTU
- Floor ball
- Greco-roman wrestling
- Motor-ship sports
- Rowing sport
- Sambo wrestling
- Strength triathlon
- Table tennis
- Track and field athletics
- Travellers’ sport
- Weight lifting
Sport possibilities for international students
Sport possibilities in the university
International students can join different sport groups or teams of Kaunas University of Technology.
Here are provided timetables for the autumn semester 2013–2014.
Sport possibilities in the city
Beside sports in the university, there are many private sports clubs/wellness centres and swimming pools in Kaunas. Many of them provide discounts for students. List of these institution you can find in "Kaunas Region Guide" or on internet, e.g. http://visit.kaunas.lt/W3/guide/gidas?lang=en&kat=akt_poilsis.
Some private sport clubs
The nearest swimming pools to the student dormitories
If you have any questions about sports at KTU, please contact:
Assoc. Prof. Laura Daniusevičiūtė
Head of the Department of Physical Education
Studentų St. 48, LT-51367 Kaunas
Tel. +370 37 453511
Mob. tel. +370 600 65490