Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology

PROFILE

Status:
Associate member
Abbreviation:
LUT University
Country:
Finland
City:
Lappeenranta
Total number of students:
5215
Number of students in engineering:
3840
Year of creation:
1969
Website address:
https://www.lut.fi/web/en/
Address alumnis website:
https://www.lut.fi/web/en/for-alumni
T.I.M.E. Coordinator:
Ms. Maija Kuiri
maija.kuiri@lut.fi
Head of Institution:
Professor Juha-Matti Saksa
Facts:
Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology (LUT University) is a pioneering science university in Finland, bringing together the fields of science and business since 1969. LUT has outstanding feature of successfully integrating expertise in technology and economics. Our international community is composed of approximately 6,500 students and experts engaged in scientific research and academic education. LUT University has a working community of approximately 1000 staff members. LUT produces problem solvers, and provide solutions to global environmental and economic challenges. LUT focuses on demanding topical issues, such as the mitigation of climate change and the continuous availability of clean water and energy. LUT expertise in energy is reflected in our Green Campus, a unique research and study environment, where the university's expertise in energy as well as its own innovations are put to practical use. This allows LUT to set an example on how science and technology can be used to solve environmental problems. On the Green Campus, LUT can build a world the way we think it should be. Green Campus is LUT way of thinking and operating, allowing us to utilize interdisciplinary research and teaching activities innovatively to reduce environmental load. LUT will monitor, measure and regularly review the development of its environmental protection and reserve sufficient resources to ensure continuous improvement.