The bachelor’s program in Mechanical Engineering prepares you for an international career in the fields of machine and automation design, production planning, and research and development.

The LAB University of Applied Sciences is an active partner in the forest cluster and metal industry, which meets the requirements of the local and global industry as well as business life. The graduates of the program will work as technological experts, managers, designers, developers and sales engineers in the metal and forest industries, automation and information technology in Finland.

At LAB, you will study mechanical engineering in an international environment. To facilitate your adaptation to the new learning environment and processes, we will arrange an individual orientation consultation with you to prepare your personalized curriculum. Some studies will be carried out in co-operation with LUT University.

Semester starts


Degree info

  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • 4 academic years / 240 ECTS
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: 8 000€ / academic year
  • Campus: Lappeenranta

Edunation application period

31.12.2020 – 19.1.2021


Students learn how to design, develop and manufacture products and mechatronics equipment, design and dimension machine elements, develop modern automation, control and information systems, act as project managers or leaders of individuals and larger teams, communicate, work and negotiate with people having a different cultural and linguistic background.

Structure of studies
  • Core studies 15 ECTS
  • Professional and complementary studies 180 ECTS
  • Practical training 30 ECTS
  • Thesis 15 ECTS
Career Opportunities

After earning the degree, you can apply for work in private sector businesses as well as public sector organizations that require an applicable university degree.

This international degree program gives good possibilities to work in Finland, in Europe and all around the world.

Admission criteria

The admission requirements for the program can found on the university page.

Tuition fee & scholarships

Further information about the tuition fee and available scholarships for the program can found on the university page.


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