For students admitted to the EMDC programme

Congratulations for being accepted to EMDC! When you have received your Letter of Admission to the programme, there are a number of important areas to look into, such as residence permit, insurance, arrival information, accommodation, etc.

Please follow the links to the left in order to find out more. Information will be added continuously.

Student agreements

Below please find samples of the Student Agreement that will be sent to all students in two paper copies. Note that this is a general template and that some variations might occur.

Sample Student Agreement (pdf 165 kB)

The students of 2014

The last cohort of the program was selected from 116 applicants and 23 applicants were invited. The student that joined us came from the follwing universities:

  • Siberian State University of Telecommunications and Information Sciences, Russia
  • National University of Science and Technology, Pakistan
  • Cankaya University , Turkey
  • University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Riga Technical University, Latvia
  • Ss. Cyril and Methodius University,  Macedonia
  • VNU - University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam

The students of 2013

From the 140 applicants that had been cleared to pass the admission requirements 40 where invited to the program. This year we had less scholarships but were able to provide some additional tuition waivers. The students that joined the program came from  the following universities.

  • Bogazici University, Turkey
  • Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
  • COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
  • Essex University, UK
  • Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
  • National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
  • Odessa National Academy of Telecommunications, Ukraine
  • University of Arad, Romania
  • Universitas Indonesia, Indonesia
  • University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • University of Nairobi, Kenya

The students of 2012

The third cohort have now all arrived at UPC and IST. We have 16 students, 7 at UPC and 9 at IST. The students were recruited from:

  • Babes-Bolyai University Bogazici University,  Turkey
  • Anna University, India
  • Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
  • BITS, Inda
  • Dalian University of Technology, China
  • IST, Portugal
  • NUS, Singapore
  • Osaka University, Japan
  • Simón Bolívar University, Venezuela
  • Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Brazil
  • University of Belgrad, Serbia
  • University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Vienna Univeristy, Austria

The students of 2011

The second cohort is larger than the first and we have 23 student.  They have all passed their third semester at KTH and have now started on their master thesis projects. The 2011 cohort were recruited from the following universities:

  • University of Valladolid, Spain
  • Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
  • University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Middle East Technical University, Turkey
  • Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina
  • Birla Institute of Technology & Science, India
  • Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
  • Vilnius University, Lithuania
  • Tongji University, China
  • National Technical Univeristy of Athens, Greece
  • Zhejiang University, China
  • National Technical University of Ukraine, Ukraine
  • Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
  • Bogazici University, Turkey
  • Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
  • National University of Science and Technology, Pakistan
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • University of Cyprus, Cyprus

The students of 2010

The first EMDC cohort are now all done, it has been two great years and we are all happy that we had the opportunity to work with these talented students. Of the fourteen students five are now persuing a Ph.D. degree and all have found challenging positions in smaller and larger companies.

The students were recruited from the following universities:

  • Chalmers, Sweden
  • The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Univversidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil
  • National University of Science and Technology, Pakistan
  • Dalian University of Technology, China
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong Univeristy, China
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Universiteti i Tiranës, Albania
  • Malaviya National Institute of Technology, India
  • Multimedia University, Malaysia
  • Universidad de Mendoza, Argentina
  • National Technical University of Athens, Greece
EMDC 2010 students at IST
EMDC 2010 students at UPC
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