HICT Spring call with strong international interest

Wed, 04.03.2015


The Helsinki Doctoral Education Network in Information and Communications Technology (HICT) received a total of 92 applications in its recent doctoral student call. Over 90% of the applicants were of non-Finnish origin representing over 30 nationalities. The largest interest arose from applicants who had studied at a university in Iran (23% of all applications), Finland (13%), India (10%), Germany and United Kingdom, both (5%).