Lahti University of Applied Sciences is a multidisciplinary HEI located in the city of Lahti in southern part of Finland. Lahti UAS is the largest HEI in the region. There are around 5 300 students aiming at BSc and MSc level and the number of the full time teachning staff is about 390. Lahti UAS offers the following Batchelor’s degrees: Physiotherapy, Engineering, Media, Cluture and ARTs, Hospitality Managements, Nursing, Social Services, Business Administration and Hospitality management. The research, development and innovation activities have been profiled to four multidisciplinary strategic focus areas: Design, Smart Business, Clean and dynamic environment and Welfare and reformative growth.