Nazir Afzal, chief crown prosecutor for the North West said Anuj Bidve's "senseless" murder had "shocked and appalled us all".
Kiaran Stapleton was found guilty of murdering the Indian student in Salford last year.
A killer who called himself 'Psycho' has been sentenced to life in prison after he was found guilty of murdering Anuj Bidve in Salford.
The parents of Anuj Bidve has spoken outside court. His father said that in the blink of an eye Kiaran Stapleton took away Anuj's dreams.
As Kiaran Stapleton is found guilty of his murder, the parents of Anuj Bidve say they may never know why their son was killed