LUT University is a pioneering science university in Finland, bringing together the fields of science and business since 1969.

Top reasons to study here

  • Our international community is composed of approximately 6,000 students and experts engaged in scientific research and academic education.
  • Clean energy and water, circular economy and sustainable business are the key questions to which LUT seeks solutions through technology and business.
  • We aim to be a forerunner in education by securing international quality labels for our degree programmes as a sign of excellence in the teaching.

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Engineering & Technology (1)



LUT University is a pioneering science university in Finland, bringing together the fields of science and business since 1969.


7,000 students, teachers and researchers make up the university's international scientific community. Demanding current issues such as curbing climate change, the availability of clean water and the continuous availability of energy are the aims of the technology and business solutions LUT produces. The well-being of the world moves us.

In the disciplines of business administration, LUT concentrates on sustainable value creation through fostering innovations and continuous renewal – competitiveness.


LUT's green energy and technological research promotes economic and technological development and builds long-lasting well-being for the future. LUT focuses its actions on demanding issues such as the mitigation of climate change and the continuous availability of clean water and energy.


Student services

Services for students

  • Accommodation
  • Free time & social activities
  • Health services
  • Student tutoring
  • Meet a Local Family programme
  • Library
  • Restaurants at the campus

Housing services

The hotels of Lappeenranta are located at the city centre, approximately 6 kilometres from the University. Participants are asked to make their own room reservations. Some hotels are listed below:

Library services

Lappeenranta Academic Library collections are formed by the acquisition material of the Skinnarila and Linnala campus libraries and e-materials. The library collections consists of publications in the fields of science taught at the universities and in areas supporting these fields.

Student Life

Campus life

The compact campus area located by the beautiful Lake Saimaa offers LUT students all the student services needed. Most student apartments are located within walking distance, and the university premises offer everything from laboratories to library services, restaurants to health care services – all this literally under one roof.

LUT's compact campus area, located by the beautiful Lake Saimaa, offers LUT students lots of services. Furthermore Student tutoring programme, Meet a Local Family programme and activities organized by Student Union help you to integrate to your new home town and the university community.

Sports facilities

  • LUT Sports hall
  • Nordic walking
  • Swimming
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Downhill skiing
  • Skating and ice hockey
  • Ice hockey games
  • Lappeenranta sports hall (Lappeenrannan urheilutalo)

Student clubs

LUT Alumni Association is an association founded by LUT alumni.


Lappeenranta University of Technology's Degree Programme in Information Technology has received international accreditation and has been awarded the ASIIN and EUR-ACE quality labels for quality European education in engineering.