Lahti University of Applied Sciences

Lahti, Finland
Lahti University of Applied Sciences (LUAS) is a large, multidisciplinary higher education institution. The Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes at LUAS have been designed to respond to the demands and development needs of business and industry. Active collaboration with business, industry and other organisation are an integral part of studies.



Lahti University of Applied Sciences was established in 1992 and quality work has been of importance from the very beginning. Nowadays it forms a vital part of all our operations - careful quality assurance supports the development of our education and operations and enhances our competitiveness in Finland and abroad.


The RDI activities of Lahti UAS are part of the national and regional research and innovation system, which operates in the context of international networks,an ncreasingly globalised competitive environment and active collaboration with partners and businesses. The activities follow a practice-based, development focused and applied approach leading to concrete results. RDI activities facilitate skills and knowledge transfer and emphasise an international dimension and value networks.

Master's Programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Lahti University of Applied Sciences!


Student services

Lahti University of Applied Sciences (Lahti UAS) is an active player in the field of global education services. The educational expertise is based on worldwide known Finnish pedagogical system, as all lecturers have proficiency and latest knowledge both in their focus areas as well as in pedagogy. Internationalization is an important part of daily activities, and our experts are used to work in multicultural environments.

Student Life

Lahti area is a region of wellbeing ; culture, activities and nature. The city is a surrounded of lakes and the passenger harbour by Lake Vesijärvi is like a second living room for the people in Lahti.

Lahti is a combination of sports, culture, design and business in compact size and with people easy to get along with! This is right city for an active person. Versatile nature activities, outdoor areas with skiing tracks, many lakes in the area and comprehensive sports services provide options all year long. If you are into culture you have large variety of events, museums, theatres and concerts to explore.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.