The LAB University of Applied Sciences operates in the cities of Lahti and Lappeenranta, Finland, and also provides education online. 


Application Spring 2022

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Apply 5-19 January 2022

LAB offers 9 English-taught bachelor's degree programmes and 1 master's degree programme starting in August 2022.

Timetable for the Spring Application 2022

August 2022 intake

5 Jan Online system opens
5 Jan Possible pre-reading material is published
19 Jan at 3 p.m. (Finnish time, UTC/GMT + 2) System closes
by 3 June Student selection results will be published at the latest
by 15 July at 3 p.m. Deadline for accepting the offered study place
2 August Waiting list closes
Late August 2022 Studies begin


Application Autumn 2021

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Autumn's Joint Application period 1.–15.9.2021.

The application period for degree programmes starting in January 2022 has ended. Student selection results will be published by 26 November.

Bachelor's Degrees in the Autumn application

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BBA, International Business

Study International Business at Lahti Campus! Apply 1-15 Sept 2021

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BBA, Business Information Technology

Become a specialist of digital solutions and digitalization. Apply 1-15 Sept 2021

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Bachelor's Degrees

See all the English Bachelor's degree programmes offered by LAB. 

Timetable for January 2022 intake

1 September Online application system opens
15 September at 3 pm Online application system closes
to be confirmed Entrance examinations
26 November Student selection results will be published at the latest
3 December at 3 pm Deadline for accepting the offered study place
14 December Waiting list closes
January 2022 Studies begin

Steps for Admission

1. Apply online at
2. Upload attachment(s) to your application.
3. Take an online entrance exam or provide a SAT-test result.
4. Wait for the results until the given date.
5. Accept the study place if offered.
6. Enroll for the academic year.
7. Get a residence permit if needed.
8. Start studies.


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Am I required to pay tuition fees?

Take a look at the tuition fees and scholarships: The higher education institutions in Finland collect tuition fees from students outside the EU/EEA area.

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Degree programmes in Finnish

The application period for degree programmes offered in Finnish is 1-15 Sept 2021 

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Contact us

Admission Services, Lahti
Lahti Campus
+358 44 708 1385 or +358 44 708 1386
admissionsatlab [dot] fi
Admission Services, Lappeenranta
Lappeenranta Campus
admissionsatlab [dot] fi