Kaunas region

Home to advanced engineering and breakthrough technologies

Key facts


The city’s technical university, is the largest provider of qualified engineers in the country. With its strong ties to business, and long experience of servicing the region’s largest players, KTU is an essential resource for companies operating in the area.


Kaunas offers perfect logistic access by road, rail and air. Kaunas Aiport is also the largest cargo airport in the country. Kaunas FEZ, a hub of logistics and advanced manufacturing, is conveniently connected to the airport.


As a producer of top talent in the fields of the humanities, the social sciences and IT, Kaunas is the ideal destination for SSC development. Internationally acknowledged as CEE’s “Emerging city of the year”, Kaunas holds great untapped potential for growth.


Joint interdisciplinary R&D conducted by Kaunas based health specialists and engineers has helped Kaunas become a hub for companies and startups in the fields of healthcare, medical technology, and medical devices.

Industrial competences:

Advanced electrical and mechanical engineering

Automotive components, electric vehicles, charging points and parts, computer vision systems, electronic components and industry automation solutions.

Medtech and Life sciences

Pharmaceuticals, medical devices, clinical trials management, healthcare software, embedded software, imaging software, needed research and other.

Shared Services

Fully self sustained IT processes, F&A, HR, medical coding, analytics, customer services and other support functions.


Cloud-powered solutions, mobile development, UI and UX design, e-commerce solutions, web development platform, software solutions for engineering, F&A software and IT security solutions.

Labour pool

Labour pool


Labour pool

Unemployment rate


Unemployment rate

Average monthly salary

828 Eur/month

Region average gross salary


Kaunas region map

Kaunas FEZ

Free Economic Zone

Kedainiai FEZ

Free Economic Zone

Santaka Valley

Science and Technology Valley

Nemunas Valley

Science and Technology Valley

Kaunas Science and Technology Park

Science and Technology Park

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU)

Technological University

The Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Health Care Institution

Want to find out more?

Download our brochure on Kaunas region

Have questions? Contact our team

Živilė Kazlauskaitė
Head of Regional Development team

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