Life sciences

This wide sector brings together different industries, which are all united by innovation. The list includes pharmacy, medical technologies, regenerative medicine, production of advanced therapy medicinal products and proteins.

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More than 50 life sciences companies are established in Kaunas
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The city is home to more than 30 start-ups working in this field
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Talents in life sciences can choose from 165 study programmes in Kaunas
Kaunas – a cluster of life sciences
  • The Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LUHS) located in Kaunas attracts high-level specialists, research institutes and clinics.
  • The LUHS closely cooperates with Kaunas University of Technology, which is the largest university of technology in the Baltic countries, creating a solid foundation for the development of medical technologies.
  • Science and innovation valleys and parks located in Kaunas already benefit from this synergy. They are used for research and innovation development!
Talents in life sciences
  • There are about 13,000 students currently studying life sciences in Kaunas.
  • This accounts for 36% of all students in the city.
  • 3,000 graduates are issued diplomas every year.