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Lappeenranta University Of Technology Masters Programmes

Last Updated on September 3, 2021 by

Curious people change the world – be one of us. At LUT University, you can choose from 25 technology or business Master’s programmes in English.

Clean energy, water and air are life-giving resources for which we seek new solutions with our expertise in technology and business. We help society and businesses in their sustainable renewal. 

We have been ranked in international university rankings among the top 3% of universities on a global scale (Times Higher Education, QS, ARWU rankings). We are compact by size, with intensely focused operations. 

Our campuses are located in Lappeenranta and Lahti, Finland. Most of our programmes are arranged on the Lappeenranta campus. 

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Why LUT?

  • The employment rate of our international graduates is 91% five years after graduation
  • We are the world’s best in terms of an eco-friendly attitude, campus environment and learning spaces (International Student Barometer 2017)
  • Over 92% of our international students are satisfied with their student experience
  • Our international community of over 80 nationalities welcomes you

Master’s programmes

In our Master’s programmes, you can obtain the degree of either in Master of Science in Technology, M.Sc. (Tech.), or Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration, M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Admin.).

Application periods

  • The rolling application period for Master’s programmes (excluding Master’s Programmes in Biorefineries and Circular Economy) that start in September 2022 is 1 November 2021 − 31 May 2022.
  • The regular application period for all Master’s programmes that start in September 2022 is 1 December 2021 − 19 January 2022.

Business Administration

  • Business Analytics, business administration
  • International Business and Entrepreneurship
  • International Marketing Management
  • Strategic Finance and Analytics
  • Supply Management


Chemical Engineering

  • Biorefineries
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Water Technology

Computational Engineering

  • Business Analytics, engineering science
  • Data-Centric Engineering
  • Technical Physics

Electrical Engineering

  • Electrical Engineering

Energy Technology

  • Energy Conversion
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Bioenergy Systems

Environmental Engineering

  • Sustainability Science and Solutions
  • Circular Economy

Industrial Engineering and Management

  • Global Management of Innovation and Technology
  • Innovation and Logistics

Mechanical Engineering

  • Industrial Design Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Software Engineering

  • Software Engineering and Digital Transformation
  • Software Product Management and Business
  • Nordic Master’s Programme in Sustainable ICT Solutions of Tomorrow (double degree programme)
  • Erasmus Mundus Master’s Programme Software Engineers for Green Deal (triple degree programme)

Lut University TUITION FEE

Citizens of EU/EEA Countries and Switzerland

Citizens of the following countries are not required to pay a tuition fee:

  • The European Union (EU)
  • The European Economic Area (EEA)
  • Switzerland

To prove your citizenship, you must upload a copy of your valid passport or your national ID card to your Online Application Form.

Non-EU/EEA Citizens

For the Master’s Programmes starting in the academic year 2022-2023, the tuition fee is

  • EUR 13 500 / each academic year

Citizens of the non-EU/EEA countries (excluding Switzerland) must pay a tuition fee for their studies in the international programmes in Finland in general and also at LUT University.

For further information, please see StudyInfo – Am I Required to Pay Tuition Fees?

Exceptions for the Non-EU/EEA Citizens

A. If being a citizen of a non-EU/EEA country (excluding Switzerland) and a holder of one of the following, you are NOT required to pay a tuition fee:

  • Continuous Residence Permit Card in Finland (A)
  • Permanent Residence Permit Card in Finland (P)
  • EU Residence Permit for Third-Country Citizens with a Long-Term Residence Permit Card in Finland (P-EU)
  • EU Family Member’s Residence Card in Finland
  • EU Blue Card in Finland

B. If being a citizen of the United Kingdom, having entered Finland before January 1, 2021 and having one of the following:

  • Right of Residence under the Withdrawal Agreement
    or, a proof from Finnish Immigration Service for having applied to register your EU Right to Residence in Finland under the Withdrawal Agreement
  • Residence Permit Card with Right of Permanent Residence by virtue of the Withdrawal Agreement
    or, a proof from Finnish Immigration Service for having applied for Residence Permit Card with Right of Permanent Residence by virtue of the Withdrawal Agreement

    For further information, please see About Brexit by Finnish Immigration Service (MIGRI)

How to Prove of Being Excempted from Paying a Tuition Fee

To prove LUT University of being exempted from paying a tuition fee related to these exceptions, you must upload the related document to your Online Application Form.

In order to be exempted from paying a tuition fee, the document must be valid on August 1 in the academic year you have been admitted to start your studies.

Should the status for your Residence Permit Card change at any time, you must contact LUT Scholarships without any delay.

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