CIRRUS is a Nordic-Baltic network of Art and Design higher education. There are 20 excellent art and design schools from the Nordics and the Baltics in the circle of this cooperation. The central activities of the partner institutions are art and design, including innovative activities, technical development and artistic practices.

Summer school, Lahti, Finland

10 seats free of charge open to CIRRUS students
3 CIRRUS teachers welcome as well
Grant option for students: 330 EUR travel / 660 EUR Iceland + 70 EUR weekly for students
CIRRUS grant option for teachers: 330 EUR travel / 660 EUR Iceland + 70 EUR daily/350 weekly
Please mention in your application that you are CIRRUS student. 

LAMK Summer School 

Are you interested in how to combine urban living with nature and wellbeing? Our multidisciplinary summer school – Co-designing Better Urban Living and Wellbeing – is aimed for both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students interested in environmental issues with either technical, business, design or social and health care background.

27 May – 7 June 2019

Study Program 5 ECTS

The 2-week intensive study program consists of team work, lectures, workshops, excursions and writing an article in a summer school publication.

Social Program

The social program offers the opportunity to experience Finnish summer, nature and culture with activities.


Accommodation is organized in student housing apartments in the city center. The students living in Lahti region take care of their own housing arrangements.


Online-registration is open (link to the form). Registration deadline April 15th. Link available during the registration period.

Greetings to the organizer (or other info you like to provide to us): CIRRUS
We’ll inform the students right after the deadline which is 15 April. With the acceptance email we’ll sent the accommodation invoice to students and the registration is fully confirmed after the fee has been paid.

Teaching Opportunity

We would like to invite teachers from our partner universities to participate in our innovative 2-week interdisciplinary course.  The participation can be supported by the Erasmus + Teaching Mobility Programme.