The Lapland University Consortium (LUC)
is composed of two higher education institutions in the province of
Lapland: Lapland University of Applied Sciences and the University of
The Lapland University Consortium is a
unique form of strategic alliance in Finland, as it comprises a union
between a university and university of applied sciences. Through this
co-operation, these higher education institutions are able to offer
enhanced quality in expertise and future prospects to benefit students,
personnel, and the surrounding society. The Lapland University
Consortium has been established to ensure the possibility to continue
conducting and offering nationally and internationally high-grade
research, education, and art in some of the northernmost higher
education institutions in Europe.
Study Counsellor works with students to promote wellness, success
and resilience by reinforcing learning, problem solving and
time-management skills and also by promoting self-determination and
optimism among students.
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The higher education institutions constituting the Lapland University Consortium produce their support services mainly together. The institutions share e.g. the Library and the Language Centre. As of August 1, 2011, the institutions will have a joint support service centre.
Research and Development
The Lapland University Consortium (LUC) combines the expertise of the
University of Lapland and Lapland University of Applied Sciences under
the same umbrella. The combination of two higher education institutes
offers unique possibilities for strong multidisciplinary education,
research and development. The consortium offers an attractive
environment for learning and innovation, also internationally.
LUC strategy 2030
The Lapland University Consortium (LUC) is a leader in the area of arctic research and competence. Our mission is to produce new knowledge and competence from the arctic
perspective so that life in the Arctic can continue to thrive in the
future: we strive to ensure prosperity and well-being in Lapland.