Academic

Program Timeline

Students starting in September

Year

Term/Date

PhD Track Program

Y1

Term 1: End of September

a.  Submit proposal for comprehensive course requirement by the end of September
b.  Take courses; begin discussions with

Thesis Proposal

Having formalized a thesis supervisor and having successfully completed the RPE, the student will continue with the development of a PhD thesis proposal. This proposal must be presented in written form to the supervisory committee by the end of the