STUDENT CITIES LAHTI AND LAPPEENRANTA
Lahti is the 8th largest city in Finland in terms of population and is located in Päijät-Häme. The European Commission has chosen Lahti as the European Green Capital 2021 (European Green Capital Award, EGCA) as the first city in Finland. Lahti is an inspiring and urban city on the shores of Lake Vesijärvi. In Lahti, you can study at up to three different universities, while LUT University, LAB University of Applied Sciences and the University of Helsinki can all be found on the Niemi campus.
Lappeenranta is the 13th largest city in Finland in terms of population, with one in ten residents being students. Lappeenranta has international goods and trade connections. From Lappeenranta, you can reach St. Petersburg by Allegro train in just 1.5 hours. With the Saimaa watershed and beautiful nature, you can relax during your studies. In Lappeenranta, the campus area is formed by LAB University of Applied Sciences and LUT University.