Students of Lappeenranta University of Technology and Saimaa University of Applied Sciences form a multidisciplinary student community of more than 8,000 and at the same time the biggest higher education campus in southeastern Finland.
The student flat situation is excellent in Lappeenranta. The City and Lappeenranta Student Housing Foundation (LOAS) ensure that each new student in Lappeenranta will get a flat in either the centre or near the campus.
Situated near both educational institutions, Wirma Lappeenranta Ltd helps those wishing to become entrepreneurs, while Technopolis Skinnarila helps with issues related to operating premises.
Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT)
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Lappeenranta University of Technology, LUT, is a pioneer in Finnish university life, being the first to combine technology and business. LUT's strategic areas of competence are green energy and technology, creation of sustainable competitiveness and building international bridges to Russia.
LUT solves global challenges of the future and trains new pioneers for different sectors of society. It offers education in business sciences and technology. LUT graduates find jobs in demanding and well-paid positions both in Finland and abroad.
Saimaa University of Applied Sciences
At Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, the social services and health care sector and the hotel and restaurant business complement the business and technology studies. Same as in LUT, many of the study programmes are available in English.