The United Nations University International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST) offers Doctoral Position in the field of Information and Communication Technology, 2012 China
Study Subject(s):Information and Communication Technology
Scholarship Provider: The United Nations University International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST)
Award can be taken at: China
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Applications must have been awarded a Master degree in Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Software Engineering, Computer Science or other discipline with a large ICT component, with strong academic records.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Description: The United Nations University International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST) calls for applications for its PhD programme in Information and Communication Technology for Sustainable Development which starts in September 2012. The programme is designed to train the experts who will become the intellectual leaders of this emerging field to have a deep appreciation of the issues of Sustainable Development and the manner of addressing them using current and future ICT. Graduates will be obtain an understanding of the UN perspective on sustainable development and the Millennium Development Goals. The programme will consist of coursework and research.
How to Apply: By post or by electronically
Application Deadline: 31 May 2012