Studying at Saimaa UAS

Practical information related to studying at Saimaa University of Applied Sciences has been gathered and placed on these web pages. This information is also available from the Student Services.


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Renovated classrooms at the Skinnarila Campus will be deployed on Monday 8 January. The classrooms 1265–1267, 1367–1370 sekä 1365–1569 are located there.

Access to the renovated rooms through the connecting hallway of the main building’s third floor.

The graduation ceremonies at the Linnala Campus (in the Restaurant Linnala) on Tuesday, 19 December at 10 am. The Ceremony at the Skinnarila Campus (in the main lobby) starts on 19 December at 1 pm.

Coffe and cake served after the ceremonies. Welcome!

The Graduation Ceremony of November on Thursday, 30 Novemer at 14.00 at the Skinnarila Campus. The Ceremony is in the cabinet of the staff in Restaurant Skinnarila.


LUT-Buffet, the new restaurant of the LUT main lobby, opens on Mon 30 October. The restaurant is on the second floor of the lobby.

Opening hours

Mon–Thu 7.45–19.00, lunch time 10.30–18.30

Fri 7.45–17.00, lunch time 10.30–16.30.

The menus and more information:

Do you need an assignment for your project studies course or topic for thesis? Meet company representatives at your own campus on Wed 8 November at 12.30-14.00 at the main lobby of LUT.

Come and gain experience, make contacts and earn credits!

You can also participate in a raffle, in which top prize is a 150 € gift card to campus restaurant Skinnarila!

Facebook: Check assignments at LUT Career Services Facebook event.

Have you attended projects where you develop new things together with the working life? Have you studied entrepreneurship? What have you learned and gained? Does your university or UAS support entrepreneurial mindset?

Answer to a student survey about entrepreneurship and innovation studies and make a difference in developing your university or UAS!

The survey is open in October 2017 in address:

The survey is a part of a national Yrtti-project carried out by Finnish Education Evaluation Centre. The results will be published in 2018.

More information:
Senior Advisor Johanna Kolhinen, (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

The Graduation Ceremony of October on Tuesday, 31 October at 14.00 at the Skinnarila Campus. The Ceremony is in the cabinet of the staff in Restaurant Skinnarila.


The opening ceremony for the academic year 2017 - 2018 on Friday, 15 September at 14.00.

Students and teachers may sit in free chairs and follow the ceremony from the other floors. The programme of the ceremony will be updated later in August. Read more here.


The Graduation Ceremony at the Skinnarila Campus on 20 June at 10.00 in the auditorium.

At the Linnala Campus, the Ceremony on 20 June at 10.00 in Restaurant Linnala.



The students of Saimaa UAS are welcome to join the courses in LUT Summer School.

Saimaa UAS students can join the courses free of charge. The evening program costs 139/199 €. All LUT Summer School courses are Masters’-level courses, but the students who study their last year in Bachelors’-level can also join.

There are room at least in the following courses of mechanical engineering and IT:

-  Additive Manufacturing - 3D Printing, 3 ECTS
-  Material Selection and Manufacturability Aspects of Energy Technology Applications, 3 ECTS
-  Visitor's Viewpoint on Software Engineering - Software Engineering for Sustainability, 3 ECTS
-  Code Camp, 1 ECTS

See more and apply here.