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Monthly Archives: May 2016

Residence Permit Application

1. You have to have insurance paper before you apply for your residence permit. Please refer to the insurance section below. 2. Before you apply you SHOULD have scanned copy of: a. a valid passport b. a certificate of acceptance [...]

05.10.2016 Uncategorized

Weekly fact about Finland: Finland has mandatory military training

Fact about Finland: Finland has mandatory military training for men. It lasts from half a year to a full year. Close to all of your soon to be Finnish male friends have been through the army. [...]

05.06.2016 Weekly fact

Health Insurance in Finland

You have to purchase your insurance before you proceed to the residence permit application. You do not have to purchase form the recommended companies below as far as policy satisfy the condition (No 2 & 3 below) 1. You would [...]

05.06.2016 General

What to do next?

Once again congratulations and a warm welcome to our new students! You’re now part of the LUT Family. Hopefully, most of you have already received your admission documents by now. In case you have not, then wait until MIDDLE of [...]

05.04.2016 Uncategorized

First Impressions of Finland

Hello guys and one more time congratulations on your admittance to LUT. This is the first post from the moderators, please make sure to read this carefully. We will have approximately two posts per week, and in addition a weekly [...]

05.02.2016 Uncategorized

Hello and congratulations on your admittance to LUT

Hello and congratulations on your admittance to LUT! This blog is created to provide newcomers general information about Lappeenranta and on a more wide area, Finland. The posts will get you started on your studies here at LUT. If you [...]

05.02.2016 General