Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is one of the largest technical university in the Baltic States. The Municipal Training Center (MTC) is a self-sustainable division of KTU. MTC was established in 1993 to implement good examples, working practices and innovations in Public Administration, to foster democratic processes, raise awareness and make a move of civic initiatives in Lithuania, to build capacities, to provide know-how ant tools for public officials, local communities and NGOs.
Today the MTC is one of the leading training centers in Lithuania. The MTC's mission is to strengthen local governance in Lithuania. MTC has necessary know-how and resources to develop and execute local and international activities, and is in a position now to offer valuable expertise in different fields of public policy, public administration, and civic society development, both locally and abroad.