“Walk ten thousand miles. Read ten thousand books.” The parallelism of cultural and academic exploration is an essential element in the path of every research, especially in doctoral level. With good supports from a network of universities from around the world, researchers can formulate and refine their topics, findings and focuses. With 44 countries and...
Located in the northeastern part of Europe, Finland is situated between Sweden and Russian. As the daughter of the Baltic Sea, it not only shares the same time zone with the Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, but also Greece and Turkey. If we draw a circle with a five-hour flying radius and Helsinki in the center,...
According to data from UNESCO and OECD, the number of applicants pursuing education away from their hometown has increased by almost 5%. One study from Australia suggested that 62% of international students would either pursue a Masters or PhD program in foreign country by 2025. Indeed, my friend who has just graduated from his master’s...
Snow has finally arrived on the first day of 2012; it was not only the first snow in 2012 but also the first snow of this winter in Helsinki. Soft snow gradually covered the city. Everything submerged into the white sand. Colors, texture and shapes, they all disappeared, as if there was a vast white...
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