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LAB University of Applied Sciences

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Lahti, Finland
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Study abroad at LAB University of Applied Sciences

LAB University of Applied Sciences (LAB) is an innovative institution situated in Lahti, a major city in Finland. LAB has three campuses, two in Lahti and another in Lappeenranta. Online study is also available.

The University is passionate about innovation, industry, and commerce. It provides a fantastic range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a number of disciplines like business, engineering, hospitality, design, and healthcare.

International students studying at LAB have access to fantastic on-campus facilities like an excellent library, great dining spots, modern classrooms, high-tech auditorium, collaborative spaces, lecture theaters, and a range of student services.

Find & apply to programs at LAB University of Applied Sciences

Find programs you love that match your needs & aspirations, where you stand a high chance of acceptance.

Why study at LAB University of Applied Sciences?

  • Cultural diversity

    LAB’s student population is very multicultural

  • Respected staff

    Learn from talented professors and academics

  • Green location

    Over 70% of Finland is covered by fresh and beautiful forests

Life as an international student

LAB attracts international students from all over the world. The campus is a beautiful melting pot of different cultures, traditions, faiths, and languages - the atmosphere is incredibly friendly and welcoming.

Overseas students can find suitable accommodation through student housing associations. Student residences are clean, modern, spacious, and located in convenient and safe neighborhoods. Private housing is also available.

The University has a team of dedicated student advisors to help and assist international students with anything they need. There is always a friendly face available to help you no matter how big or small the query.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
    • Museum
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Physiotherapy
    • Campus Pharmacy
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 6
    • Cafe’s 4
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
  • Praying Rooms
    • Chaplaincy
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Tennis Courts
    • No. of Basketball Courts
  • IT Support
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Clubs & Organisations
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  • Transport
    • Campus parking
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support
    • Peer & Buddy Program

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Fees and funding

Fee information

Undergraduate tuition: €8,000 per year


Early Bird Discount

  • Bachelor’s degree programs - €6,400 per year
  • Requirements - Once you have been accepted at LAB University of Applied Sciences, you must pay the tuition fee in four week's time to receive the Early bird discount of 20%

Second-Year Scholarship

  • 50% reduction on the annual tuition fee after completion of the first academic year
  • Requirements - Student must complete 60 credits per academic year to be eligible for the scholarship


LAB University of Applied Sciences

Mukkulankatu 19, 15210 Lahti, Finland

Each campus is in a stunning location. International students enrolled at LAB are surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, chic shopping areas, authentic restaurants, amazing cultural districts, and vibrant social venues.

Visa requirements for LAB University of Applied Sciences

Many international students will require a visa to study in Finland, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

Finland student visa requirements