Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Qualification Requirements and Regulations for Ph.D.

  • Students who are admitted with a master's degree with thesis are required to complete all credit courses and a seminar course successfully in four semesters. Students who are admitted with a Bachelor of Science degree are required to complete all credit courses and a seminar course successfully in six semesters. Students who cannot complete the programme within the above mentioned limits, or who cannot achieve the GPA required by the University will be expelled from the programme.
  • Students who have completed all credit courses and a seminar course successfully and have passed the Ph.D. Candidacy Exam and successfully defended their thesis proposal, but who have not completed their thesis study within the maximum allowable time that was defined in the first article will be expelled from the programme.
  • Students are required to successfully complete seven courses with a 3.00/4.00 GPA, passed the seminar course and successfully defend and passed the thesis defence to graduate from the programme.