Welcome to study!

As of 1 January, 2020 Lahti University of Applied Sciences and Saimaa University of Applied Sciences will merge, establishing a completely new institution: the LAB University of Applied Sciences.

Therefore, we are pleased to have you as a student of LAB University of Applied Sciences! This page gathers information to get your studies started.​

Please note that the student selection results can be followed via Studyinfo-service. Remember to confirm your study place and register your attendance as instructed in the letter of acceptance.

Notice to degree students

Students who have been selected for admission must apply for the residence permit from the local Finnish diplomatic mission immediately after receiving the admission letter in order to avoid delay in beginning studies. Please note the Admissions Services do not provide assistance in the Visa/Residence permit application. For more information on the visa requirements contact the nearest Finnish or other EU-member state Embassy representing Finland in visa matters.

Finnish Immigration Service information for students​​

Instructions for applying the residence permit

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