HICT Autumn call with strong international interest

Fri, 05.08.2016


The Helsinki Doctoral Education Network in Information and Communications Technology (HICT) received a total of 84 applications in its recent doctoral student call. Over 90% of the applicants were of non-Finnish origin representing 23 nationalities. The largest interest arose from applicants who had studied at a university in Iran (19% of all applications), Finland (18%), Sweden (10%), and United Kingdom (6%).