For Students






Students from University of Helsinki, LUT University, and LAB University of Applied Sciences should primary sign up by registering to the course through their own systems. See specific information below on the “Credits” section. If that isn’t possible or you are from another institution please use the link below:

Registration has closed 28th of September

Before you apply, please check out the schedule and requirement to be sure that this program is suitable for you! Deadline for applications is September 28. The organizers have the right to close the application at any time if the course becomes full earlier.

Enrolled students will be divided into teams by the organizers.  Teams are build in the way that they are as equitable as possible and as multidisciplinary as possible.  This tries to imitate the real life: you work in multi-professional teams, together with people from different backrounds. This is the way to learn from others!

In addition to individual registration, students can also suggest their own pre-made groups. If you already have a group in mind, please mention the names of other people in your group in the application or by email to, but please note that the event organizer has the right to form the final groups.


Program starts 6th of October 2022 and the final day of the program is 1st of December  2022. There are 6-7 pre-scheduled meetings, scheduled times for meeting the mentors and also a company visit. You should attend to session and part of them are organized in Lahti city, so you must travel there.

Please notice the schedule  Please check out once more that the schedule is suitable for you!

In addition to this teams organizes their own meetings either online or in-person to promote the solution.

Each team member has to participate in sessions, work actively and contribute to the team. Please notice that once enrolled and started the program, you have responsibilities to your team – so don’t let them down!


The program is worth 5 credits. Students who complete the program will get a certificate. To get the credits, students has to

  • be an active member of the team and contribute to the work
  • attend to sessions, mentoring sessions and team meetings

With certificate you can register credits in your own university after consulting your teacher /tutor.

LAB students

Enrol in the course “AL00CI99-3001 Lahti Venture Program 5 ECTS.” Once you complete the program with the requirements* you will get the credits to Peppi. In addition, you will receive a certificate via email within one month after the program final.

More information:
Sari Suominen, Senior Lecturer
+358 (0)44 708 0590

LUT University

Enroll to IEM Project Course (Bachelor’s Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management)

More information:
Tero Rantala

University of Helsinki

Enrol in one of the following courses and complete the Lahti Venture program with the requirements*:

VALT-601K Työelämäprojekti: Lahti Venture Program  (bachelors)
VALT-601M Työelämäprojekti: Lahti Venture Program (masters)

More information:
Markku Sippola, Teacher



Students have to hold confidential  any information that the company has defined confidential, and not publish it or disclose it to any third party. However, students may disclose  this information  to the personnel or mentors of the Lahti Venture Program, if it’s  is necessary for the implementation of the project.

Ownership of the rights

All rights to the results generated in any form within Lahti Venture Program belong to the students (team members) who have produced the results. Team members own the results in equal shares.

Utilizing the results

The company can utilize the results presented by the student team. Ownership of the results remains with the students.

Transfer of rights to the results

Students (student team) can transfer and assign all their rights to the results to the  company. The student team and the company shall agree on a fair and reasonable compensation that the company is to pay to the  student/owners of the results.

The Lahti Venture Program is hybrid version: we will meet on site in Lahti and in Zoom. Zoom  address for future sessions

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting URL:
Meeting ID:683 7703 1587

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