“Information security affects everyone.” In October last year, HAIC announced a new public outreach initiative with the aim of making the field of information security more accessible to a broader audience. As part of this initiative, we are pleased to announce a new series of regular public lectures on contemporary topics in information security. The lectures … More New Public Lecture Series
Huawei joins HAIC as a new donor and F-secure continues their support towards the funding program. With these donations we expect to award up to five scholarships in 2018. Read more from Aalto University News. All applicants (EU and non-EU) for either the Master’s Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences – Major in Security and Cloud … More HAIC scholarship program continues in 2018
Interested in winning a scholarship to get a world-class MSc degree in the field of information security? Applications open in December for the following two Master’s programmes in information security at Aalto University, commencing in September 2018. Together, these two programs expect to give approximately 25 full scholarships for top applicants covering tuition as well as … More Scholarships for new MSc students in information security
The European Commission has granted €2.9M funding for SECCLO – Master’s Programme in Security and Cloud Computing starting in 2018. The Erasmus Mundus funding includes 61 scholarships for outstanding European and non-European students for two-year studies in the programme. A total of 38 programmes were selected out of 122 programme proposals. SECCLO is a successor … More Almost three million euro Erasmus Mundus funding for information security master’s programme
HAIC donor and supporter company representatives met and interacted with HAIC students. Aalto University Dean of Science announced a new HAIC public outreach initiative and appointed Dr. Andrew Paverd, nominated as a new Deputy Director, tasked with building it out. … More HAIC meet-and-greet event, Autumn 2017
A year ago, in the summer of 2016, the Deans of Science at Aalto University and University of Helsinki established Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security (HAIC) as a joint strategic initiative. The initial mandate of HAIC was to “focus on offering scholarships for talented master’s students choosing to specialize in information security” with a mission … More The First Year of HAIC
Our new proposed MSc program SECCLO (Security and Cloud Computing) has been funded as an Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Degree Program for three years and will be the successor to the very successful NordSecMob program which concluded last year. Students will spend their first year at Aalto University and then continue on to one of the … More New Erasmus Mundus MSc program!
F-Secure, Intel and Nixu partner with Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security HAIC in response to high demand for information security experts. Demand for highly qualified information security professionals has increased dramatically. The number of available job openings significantly exceeds the number of qualified candidates. At the same time, there is widespread concern that many information … More Scholarships for the most promising information security students
Prospective international students who want to specialize in information can now apply for admission to MSc programs at both Aalto University and University of Helsinki. The Aalto University application portal opened today and will remain open till January 25, 2017. The UH application portal was opened on December 1 and will remain open till January 12, 2017. … More MSc Application period now open
Our former NordSecMob student Cesar Pereida Garcia, who did his MSc thesis at Aalto University Secure Systems Group has won the award for the best information security MSc thesis in Finland given by Finnish Information Security Association. Congratulations Cesar! Here is more information about the award.