Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT (LUT) — public non-profit university. It is located in Lappeenranta, Finland. The higher education institution was founded not so long ago — in 1969 — which is why it is considered one of the youngest in the country. As a part of European University Association (EUA), LUT is actively building the academic environment in Finland.
The university was highly rated by the QS International Ranking of the best universities, and is in 388 place in the world. Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE), places the university in 75 position in the world.
LUT offers bachelor and master programs in different fields of study.
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LUT tuition fees
The academic calendar at LUT is divided into two semesters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. At Finnish public universities, you can study for free in Finnish or Sweden. Your language level should be at least at a B2 level. Tuition fees for English programs start from 1,000 USD per year. For up-to-date information on scholarships and the cost of education for each program, check the official website of the educational institution.
Also, be prepared for additional expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
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Master's degree at LUT
There is an opportunity for admission to online master's programs at LUT.
The campus of LUT is located in Lappeenranta. The urban campus is suitable for those students who, firstly, are used to independence, and secondly, cannot imagine their life without the hustle and bustle of a big metropolis. During the period of study, students can use the university library, where they can do homework and write scientific papers. Foreigners who come to LUT through exchange programs study and live with local students. Thus, the university promotes intercultural exchange and the establishment of interethnic relations.
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What to do after graduation
After graduation, you can stay in Finland for up to 4 years. To do this, a job seeker visa is needed. Look for more immigration options in our article.