Doctoral School in Information and Communication Technology (DSICT)


The DSICT aimed to improve doctoral education in a way that ensured the sustainability of Estonian ICT education, R&D capabilities, and improved the competitiveness of the country’s high-tech sector.

The School also sought to further internationalise graduate education and science. It sparked interdisciplinary research projects and partners with private businesses in order to drive innovation in the ICT sector.

Partners of DSICT were:

University of Tartu

Tallinn University of Technology

Institute of Cybernetics at the Tallinn University of Technology

Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications


Helsinki University of Technology, Aalto University

Turku Centre for Computer Science