Career prospects

There are many reasons why software engineering is so popular, such as good job security, high starting salaries, and diverse job opportunities across industries.

After graduation, you will have good competencies to work as an expert in the software industry in development, management and business development.

Master's graduates in software and systems engineering have gone on to become:

  • software developers
  • testing engineers 
  • automation engineers
  • software designers
  • business process analysts
  • business service innovators
  • digital transformation consultants

Software and Systems Engineering

Degree
Double degree from LUT and HEBUT,
Bachelor of Science in Technology +
Master of Science in Technology (optional)

Credits
180 + 120 ECTS credits

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

Start date
August 2022

Language
English

School
LUT School of Engineering Science

Location
Lahti campus (Bachelor's) +
Lappeenranta or Lahti campus (Master's)

Tuition fee and scholarships
EUR 9 000/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:
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Jussi Kasurinen, Head of the Programme
e-mail: jussi.kasurinen@lut.fi
tel. +358 50 436 0146

application process
e-mail: admission@lut.fi
tel. +358 46 920 9173