Applied science and art activities at Kaunas University of Applied Sciences include applied scientific research, experimental development, and art activities.

Applied science and art activities aim to solve social development problems, develop programmes relevant to business enterprises and organisations, improve the quality of the study process, attract additional funds, and achieve international recognition of Kaunas University of Applied Sciences. The academic staff of KUAS, stakeholders and academic partners from Lithuania and foreign countries, and students join these activities.

The main features of the KUAS policy of studies and applied scientific and art activities are the practical applicability of the results, interdisciplinarity, integration into studies, and internationality.