Social programme

The LUT Summer School involves more than mere classroom work. To add to your learning experience and help you meet other students, the LUT Summer School organises an action-packed social program.

Welcome and farewell receptions will bee arranged, where you can meet other students as well as your professors. We will also organize dozens of smaller events, ranging from Finnish sauna and barbeque evenings to a cruise on Lake Saimaa.

Events

  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • Official hang-outs in city centre
  • Traditional Finnish Sauna Nights with different themes (Finnish culture, International night)
  • Nightclubbing
  • Company presentations (Rovio, KONE)
  • Cruise on Lake Saimaa
  • Trip to St. Petersburg (separately financed by students)
  • Finnish movie night

The LUT Summer School reserves the right to change or modify the schedules of events.

Photos 2013, 2014, 2015

Trip to St. Petersburg, Russia, 28 - 30 July 2017

A trip to St. Petersburg, Russia, will be organised on 28 - 30 July 2017. Participants pay a separate fee for the trip, EUR 430.

PROGRAMME OF THE TRIP

The fee includes two-way train tickets, an accommodation with breakfast in hotel Moscow, a river cruise, a tour at the State Hermitage Museum, and a dinner at a Russian-styled restaurant.

Participants are responsible for their own visa costs. Detailed instructions and official invitation document will be sent to those, who enroll for the trip.

Note, that the trip fee includes train tickets to the speed train Allegro: Vainikkala (the nearest railway station)-St. Petersburg-Vainikkala. On the way back on Sunday Allegro train continues to Helsinki after Vainikkala. If you wish to continue to Helsinki, you can book tickets for extra 45 € by informing to us.

Katie, San Francisco State University
JP, Universidade Anhembi Morumbi

Contact Us

Veronika Kojo
Project Manager
Student Services
+358 40 578 6748

summerschool@lut.fi