Degree structure and studies

The Bachelor's Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management is a three-year programme. By completing it, you will receive the degree of Bachelor's of Science in Technology, B.Sc. (Tech.), which is 180 ECTS credits.

The programme covers multidisciplinary topics of industrial management, such as innovation management, performance management, product and service development, entrepreneurship, business analytics, and modern finance, enhanced by communication, language and engineering studies.

Your specialisation studies will start in your second academic year and will relate, for example, to the principles of innovation and technology management and analysing different operation models to solve current sustainability challenges.

The programme includes general, intermediate specialisation, industry internship, language and elective studies as well as a Bachelor's thesis at the end of the studies.

General studies (60 ECTS credits) include courses on industrial engineering, industrial economy, mathematics, physics, software engineering, project management, digital modelling, languages and communication.

Intermediate specialisation studies (80–90 ECTS credits) include courses on innovation management, industrial production processes, product and service development, performance management, entrepreneurship, networks and ecosystems, business analytics, supply chain management, marketing.

Minor studies (20–24 ECTS credits) include courses on software engineering and energy economics.

Elective studies (0–10 ECTS credits).

Bachelor's thesis (10 ECTS credits).

After completing the Bachelor's Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management, you will have the right to continue your studies directly in the following Master's programmes at LUT: Global Management of Innovation and Technology or Innovation and Logistics.

Industrial Engineering and Management

Bachelor of Science in Technology +
Master of Science in Technology (optional)

180 + 120 ECTS credits

3 + 2 years
(3 years of Bachelor's studies + 2 years of Master's studies)

Start date
August 2022


LUT School of Engineering Science

Lahti campus (Bachelor's) +
Lappeenranta campus or Kouvola unit (Master's)

Tuition fee and scholarships
EUR 9 500/academic year
(non EU/EEA students)
Scholarships are available starting from the second year

Rolling admission
1 November 2021 – 31 May 2022

Regular admission
5 – 19 January 2022

Contact information:
programme content

Tero Rantala, Head of the Programme
tel. +358 40 567 5680

application process
tel. +358 46 920 9173