International engineering studies available at LAB University of Applied Sciences

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At LAB University of Applied Sciences, you can study engineering in English! There are three different programmes to choose from, all aiming for the Bachelor of Engineering title.

Industrial Information Technology

The graduates of the programme find work as industry specialists, IT specialists, entrepreneurs, technological experts, project managers, designers, analysts, software developers, system engineers and sales engineers in Finland and globally.

At LAB, you will study industrial information technology in an international and innovative environment on a modern campus. The studies include contact learning and online courses. After the mandatory courses, you will be able to tailor and steer your studies towards a particular professional path.

Mechanical Engineering

The graduates of the programme will work as technological experts, managers, designers, developers and sales engineers in the metal and forest industries, automation and information technology in Finland.

At LAB, you will study mechanical engineering in an international environment. To facilitate your adaptation to the new learning environment and processes, we will arrange an individual orientation consultation with you to prepare your personalised curriculum. Some studies will be carried out in co-operation with LUT University. Every student has a chance to participate in student exchange in one of our partner universities.

Sustainable Solutions Engineering

The Degree Programme in Sustainable Solutions Engineering offers you tools to manage major challenges of our time, such as climate change and sustainability. The approach is holistic; you will learn to manage technologies in a sustainable way by adopting a circular economy perspective. The graduates of the programme will work as technological experts, project managers, quality and security developers and sales engineers in Finland and globally. Entrepreneurship is also a career alternative.

Why LAB?

LAB is a higher education institution focusing on innovation, business and industry. It operates in Lahti and Lappeenranta and also provides education online. The strengths of this higher education institution specialising in innovation include the circular economy, design, the commercialisation of innovations and service innovations for health and well-being.

LAB has over 8 500 students, making it the sixth largest university of applied sciences in Finland.

  • LAB builds paths straight to working life. As a student you’ll be cooperating actively with the companies during your studies already. This makes you the early bird out there: get the best jobs in the business! In LAB you’ll be building your own future and not just studying for the sake of studying. The traditional teacher and student roles don’t apply here, where everyone works to achieve common goals.
  • Curiosity, courage and new innovations: In LAB new ideas are fearlessly implemented. Different kinds of people bring their skills together, creating joy and power of teamwork!
  • International competitiveness: Students graduating from LAB are internationally eligible experts. High-quality teaching and up-to-date methods provide a great starting point for success.
  • Synergy benefits: Close cooperation with LUT University provides extensive opportunities for developing your competence and postgraduate studies.