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LAB University of Applied Sciences

LAB University of Applied Sciences

LAB University of Applied Sciences


The LAB University of Applied Sciences in Finland offers education based on practices applied in the world of work. It focuses on innovation, industry, and commerce. The LAB University of Applied Sciences serves global business through world-class, practice-oriented higher education.

Studies at LAB are closely connected with developments in the working world, including businesses and work communities. Multidisciplinary, professionally oriented projects and different learning environments enable authentic interaction with partners in the working world throughout the studies.

LAB operates on campuses in Lahti and Lappeenranta and offers also programs online. At LAB, you can choose from a total of 9 bachelor’s and two master’s degree programs in English in the fields of business, engineering, culture and arts, hospitality management, and health care.

Students can apply to the programs twice a year

Sustainability at LAB

LAB promotes sustainability and responsibility in education, RDI activities, stakeholder cooperation, and its operating methods in everyday life at campuses. Climate change mitigation and carbon neutrality in 2025 are our strategic choices.

LAB promotes the following United Nation’s sustainable development goals:

  • Goal 3: Good Health and Well-Being
  • Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
  • Goal 13: Climate Action
  • Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals


  • Lappeenranta

    Yliopistonkatu 36, 53850, Lappeenranta

  • Lahti

    Mukkulankatu 19, 15210, Lahti