About us

Lahti University of Applied Sciences (LAMK or Lahti UAS) is an international multidisciplinary higher education institution located in the city of Lahti, around 100 kilometers away from the capital city of Helsinki. Our fields of study include culture, business and hospitality, social and health care and technology.

We have currently around 5,000 students studying towards a Bachelor’s or a Master’s Degree. The number of employees is around 400.
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Studies

We offer a variety of high quality Bachelor's and Master's Degree Programmes in

  • technology
  • business and hospitality management
  • social and health care
  • design
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Regional development

LAMK develops new operating models, practices and services for co-operation between LAMK and the working life.

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RDI activities

RDI activities follow a practice-based, development focused and applied approach leading to concrete results.

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Services

We offer companies and communities support for e.g. recruitment, business development, competence development, event organisation, productization of new ideas as well as testing and product development.

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Organisation and management

The operational organisation of LAMK consists of profit units which are based on faculties, and the supporting services. The President and CEO of Lahti University of Applied Sciences is DSc (Econ) Turo Kilpeläinen.​​​

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Open culture in LAMK

Lahti UAS is committed to promote open science and research (OSR) in all its teaching, research, development and innovation activities.

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Contact information

Lahti University of Applied Sciences
P.O. Box 214, FI-15101 Lahti

Visiting addresses:
Mukkulankatu 19, 15210 Lahti
Niemenkatu 73, 15140 Lahti
Kirkkokatu 27, 15140 Lahti