The activities of the Institute are inspired by interdisciplinary spirit influenced by a contemporary pace of life and the 4th industrial revolution: connecting the physical, digital and biological worlds, influencing all areas of science, studies, business and different branches of insdustry.
APINI’s studies cover a variety of areas. The Institute explores the causes and effects of climate change, sustainable technologies and renewable energy as well as motives and obsticles of environmentally friendly business development, society’s involvement in identifying, designing and implementing the innovation needs, the impact of the life-cycle concept on public well-being. Generally, the concept of a sustainable city encompassing all the above is one of the key research areas of the Institute.
The graduates of Institute of Environmental Engineering hold leading positions in the Ministry of the Economy and Innovation / Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Lithuania. Also, they are in charge of municipal departments, of Lithuanian industrial and business giants’ manufacturing, sustainability and environmental departments. The professionals grown by and in the Institute develop their advisory business, work in international organizations outside of Lithuania.