24 months
10000 EUR/year
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The Master's Programme in Industrial Design Engineering at LUT University provides students with knowledge of innovative design, manufacturing methods, human factors, creative problem solving, advanced materials, industrial and business challenges, and environmental considerations. 

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This Master's Programme in Industrial Design Engineering at LUT University  is a unique study opportunity in Finland, combining knowledge of and working methods in production engineering, industrial design and material development. It emphasises a combination of design skills and engineering qualifications through project courses in which students apply their knowledge to practice. Projects are carried out in close cooperation with Finnish and European industries. As a result, this programme is a popular major subject that has seen a rapid growth in applicant numbers nationally and internationally. 

The Master's Programme in Industrial Design Engineering employs massive open online courses (MOOCs), enabling students to complete nearly half of their studies remotely. The online courses and internet based exercises are a flexible and dynamic way to complete studies.

The course applies a hybrid of online and contact teaching: nearly two thirds of the teaching sessions are conducted remotely online. The contact lessons are usually not mandatory, and teachers may provide teaching material to students online. Course presentations, seminar days, meetings and laboratory visits are agreed on flexibly with the lecturer in charge of the course.


The demand for industrial design engineering experts is growing due to new technological developments and their importance in the development of our society.Programme graduates have diverse possibilities for careers in companies' design departments as industrial designers, brand managers, product designers, production managers, design engineers, interaction designers, packaging designers, etc., in research or even in your own design company.


Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research methods
  • Structural materials
  • Applied mathematics
  • 3D printing
  • High performance products
  • Package design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Regular application period

  • 1 December − 20 January

Rolling admission

  • 1 November − 31 May


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Technology OR closely related to Technology - Completed in a University - All countries
  • Bachelor's Degree in Design/Industrial Design - Completed in a University - All countries
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Completed in a University of Applied Sciences - EU/EEA countries

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lahti

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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