60 months
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About

The Bachelor's Programme in Electrical Engineering from LUT University is a unique, international double degree programme developed in cooperation with Hebei University of Technology (HEBUT) in China. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Electrical engineering is for you if you are not afraid of challenges, you are interested in how things work and you look forward to being part of the energy transition. Interest in the natural sciences is also an important feature: in electrical engineering, you apply mathematics and physics to explore different phenomena. As an expert in electrical engineering, you will have a great opportunity to contribute to the technological revolution and an electronic future.

At LUT University , you will apply your skills to reform the electronic society. With modern technology, for example, solar energy can be used to produce fuel, and people's well-being is promoted through various electronic applications. In addition, digitalisation and the Energy Internet bring new opportunities for utilising the electricity grid.

Students admitted to the Electrical Engineering programme at LUT University will receive a degree certificate from two universities after they have fulfilled the degree requirements of both universities. You will complete the entire degree in Lappeenranta, Finland.

After completing the Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, you will have a direct study right to continue your studies in the Master's Programme in Electrical Engineering at LUT.

Career prospects

Emerging energy systems, energy-efficient technology, smart grids, electrifying transport and the electricity market guarantee graduates of electrical engineering work now and in the future.

New experts are needed for product development, project engineering, sales and marketing, and management positions. Your job responsibilities may include, for example, the design, product development, technical sales or production management of electrotechnical equipment and its production.

There is also a growing need in the market for electrical trading engineers and electrical work managers. As private solar and wind power plants become more common, power plants are also experiencing a time of change. Thus, graduates of electrical engineering will have enough work in both industry and municipal positions.

Master's graduates in electrical engineering have gone on to become:

  • upper level management in the electricity sector
  • testing engineers
  • automation engineers
  • electricity grid designers for distribution companies
  • production development managers for electronics companies
  • managing directors of electricity companies
  • design engineers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General studies, 79 ECTS credits, include studies in mathematics, physics, engineering design, mechanics, control systems, programming and electricity.
  • Intermediate specialisation studies, 49 ECTS credits, focus on topics in power systems, electrical drives, electrical circuits, digital design, digital control, IoT, electronics and electrical safety.
  • Options for minor studies, 20 ECTS credits, include energy economics; sustainability science; practical engineering; innovation and entrepreneurship; and Chinese business, culture and technology.
  • Language studies, 19 ECTS credits, include basic Chinese, Finnish and English and are featured with the aim to increase intercultural communication abilities as well as employability around the world.
  • In elective studies, 3 ECTS credits, you can select any course at LUT.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • The next rolling admission is 1 November 2021 − 31 May 2022.
  • The next regular admission is 5 − 19 January 2022.

Credits

300 ECTS

180 + 120 ECTS credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holders of any other comparable qualification on the upper secondary level of education providing you with eligibility to University-level Bachelor's studies in the country where the degree was completed in.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 EUR per year during 60 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Lappeenranta

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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