Application for Student Exchange

The information on these pages is for students who are coming to spend a semester or an academic year as an exchange student at Lahti UAS. Every year, Lahti UAS welcomes around 200 exchange students from partner universities around the world.

Conditions for student exchange

If you are interested in a student exchange period at Lahti UAS, please contact your home institution's international office. You can be considered as an exchange student if there is a student exchange agreement between your home institution and Lahti UAS.  The home institution selects the candidates for student exchange. After you have been selected by your home institution to be a candidate for student exchange, you can apply as an exchange student at Lahti UAS. 
English language requirement minimum level B2.

Application Periods

Autumn semester: 1 March - 15 April

Spring semester: 15 September - 15 October 

Application Procedure

All exchange students apply to Lahti UAS with the online application system, and all correspondence will be conducted by email. Please note that a valid and operational email address is essential for your application.

Before you apply please make sure to familiarize yourself with the accommodation options on our website. Please also read through the application instructions step by step before starting the online application.  

Application Documents

1. Online Application for exchange students​ (link appears here during the application period)
2. Transcript of records in English (certificate of the courses you have completed)
3. Learning Agreement (Study plan at Lahti UAS)

4. Curriculum Vitae in English
5. Passport size photo (max. 500 Pixel x 500 Pixel

NO mailing of original application documents is required. Please also note that Institute of Design requires you to send portfolio.  After uploading the necessary documents print out the application form and get it signed by your departmental / international coordinator. Scan and upload the document also to Mobility Online System.

Additional Portfolio for Institute of Design

Institute of Design requires to send portfolio.  Please read through the additional portfolio instructions before preparing your portfolio.  
Please also note that Graphic Design requires printed portfolio to be posted to us before the application deadline. For all other Departments please send a digital portfolio.  Attach your portfolio as PDF-file to your application in Mobility Online.

Online Application Helpdesk

​Student Exchange Services
studentexchangeatlamk [dot] fi

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