Business Analytics, Engineering Science

Master of Science in Technology
Lappeenranta Campus

Admissions Criteria and Selection

Selection process is conducted in two stages:

Final selection among the interviewed applicants is based on:

  • Points for the interview only

Carefully answering all the questions on your Online Application Form is a must as missing information will lead into not scoring points for that question.
Further information
 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS


Previous Programme-Specific Studies

To possibly get admitted, you must have completed

You are responsible for converting, calculating and presenting the required and completed studies in ECTS credits on your application form listed by disciplines and courses according to the following:

  • 1 ECTS credit = a workload of 27 hours (lectures, assignments etc.)

The Admissions Committee for the programme has a right to decide whether the applicant's previous studies match with the requirements for the programme or not. There will be no preliminary statements given regarding to previous studies before or during the application period.
 

SELECTION PROCESS

Preliminary Selection
Max. 18.75 points


Academic Success
Max. 8.75 points

There is no minimum GPA required for the programme.

GPA for the degree providing you with the eligibility to apply:

  • 3.00 - 3.74 = 5.25 points
  • 3.75 - 5.00 = 8.75 points

You must indicate the GPA on your application form with two decimals or, calculate it if not indicated in the Degree Certificate or Transcript of Records.

The GPA considered in the LUT selection process is an arithmetic average of all individual study records included in the degree and graded with numbers, including the Final Thesis and excluding the grades for all the fails.

In case of your previous degree not having been evaluated on a 5-point scale, your GPA will be converted to a 5-point grading scale by the Admission Committee for the programme during the evaluation process.

NOTE: You must provide a link on your application form to verify the grading scale. If not able to do that and the grading scale not being explained in either the Degree Certificate or Transcript of Records, an additional, officially certified document issued by the degree-awarding university is required.


Previous Relevant Studies Related to the Programme
Max. 10.00 points

Your previous relevant studies in Mathematics, Information Technology/Information Processing, Statistics or Industrial Engineering and Management that are applicable to the programme:
Minimum requirements for the completed studies

  • 0-24   ECTS credits = 0 points
  • 25-34 ECTS credits = 3 points
  • 35-50 ECTS credits = 5 points
  • 51-70 ECTS credits = 7 points
  • 71-     ECTS credits = 10 points

You are responsible for converting, calculating and presenting the required and completed studies in ECTS credits on your application form listed by disciplines and courses according to the following:

  • 1 ECTS credit = a workload of 27 hours (lectures, assignments etc.)

     

Interview 
Max. 20.00 points

On the second stage of the admissions process, a certain number of applicants are invited to an interview in the order of the highest total points scored in the preliminary selection.

Your motivation and applicability for the programme together with communication skills and competencies related to the programme gained in practice will be evaluated in the interview.

The interview will be done as a video interview.

If not having been invited to an interview, you cannot get admitted either.

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