International Mobility International Mobility

Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) Student Services Centre organises international student exchange and traineeships and administrates a great number of programs related to these.

LUT Student Services Centre also offers advisory services for both outgoing and incoming exchange students and trainees, as well as support services for students in international master's programmes.

In addition to this, Student Services organises tutoring for international incoming master's degree and exchange students, as well as for incoming trainees. 

Student Services also administrates outgoing and incoming exchange periods for teaching staff and other staff members, as well as offers support services for outgoing and incoming researchers.

Contact information

Outgoing and incoming exchange students to European countries
Suvi Tiainen, International Coordinator, room 2313, tel. +358 40 502 2196, e-mail:

  • Erasmus student exchange (European countries)
  • application process
  • scholarships
  • Mobility Online

Outgoing and incoming exchange students to non-European countries
Anne Makkonen, International Officer, room 2313, tel. +358 40 182 4533, e-mail: anne.makkonen(at) 

  • Bilateral student exchange (non-European countries), Nordtek, Norek, FIRST, Freemover
  • application process
  • scholarships
  • Mobility Online

Master's degree students

Study Counselor of the Master's programme

International tutoring

Tanja Karppinen - Project Manager
room 2313, tel. +358 400 811 233, e-mail: tanja.karppinen(at)

  • international tutoring, selection of tutors, tutor training
  • orientation week
  • Meet a Local Family programme


LUT Summer School

Veronika Kojo - Coordinator
room  2313, tel. +358 40 578 6748, e-mail: veronika.kojo(at)

  • Coordinator of the LUT Summer School



Janne Hokkanen - Director of LUT Study Services and International Affairs
room 2323B, tel. +358 40 900 3617, e-mail: janne.hokkanen(at)

  • Responsible for LUT Study Services and International Affairs (supervisor)