Lahti University of Applied Sciences Institute of Design

mission statement

Institute of Design aims to educate professionals to work in society and business with the ability to design and give concrete and visually perceivable form to objects, communication and services.

international role

Institute of Design is actively working on international design and communication education field. Internationalization is everyday life at the institute.

national role

Institute of Design is among the leading design schools in Finland. The institute has wide range of cooperation with public sector, universities and companies both regionally and nationally as well as internationally.

main focus

To educate active professionals for the needs of trade and industry.

faculties and departments

Departments of Film and Television Graphic Design Photography Multimedia Production Jewellery and Object Design Fashion Design Furniture Design Interior Architecture Packaging Design Industrial Design

bachelor level programs

4 year BA in each major subject.

master level programs

MA in interior architecture

research activity and main areas

Research and development cover all fields of educational sectors.

doctorate level programs

None

subject areas for exchange students

Film and Television Graphic Design Photography Multimedia Production Jewellery and Object Design Furniture Design Fashion Design Interior Architecture Packaging Design Industrial Design

application deadlines

15 April for the autumn term 15 October for the spring term

teaching languages

Finnish and English

semester dates

Spring: 7 January - 31 May Autumn: 1 September - 20 December

cost of living per month (studying and living)

Studies are without a tuition fee. Housing costs 250 € appr. , living costs 325 € appr.

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