Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Timely completion of the Ph.D. degree requirements is a condition of financial support and continued registration.

Degree Requirements:

Schedule for Timely Ph.D. Completion:

Cohort Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 End of Year 4
5 Courses +
JDE1000H
Background
Statement
Qualifying
Exam
Thesis
Proposal
1st
Annual
Meeting
2nd
Annual
Meeting
ECE and
SGS Thesis
Exams
Sep
2017
Complete over Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 Complete by November 2017 Complete by April/May 2018 Complete by November 2018 Complete by December 2019 Complete by December 2020 Complete by August 2021
Jan
2018
Complete over Winter 2018 and Fall 2018 Complete by March 2018 Complete by August 2018 Complete by March 2019 Complete by April 2020 Complete by April 2021 Complete by December 2021
Sep
2018
Complete over Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 Complete by November 2018 Complete by April/May 2019 Complete by November 2019 Complete by December 2020 Complete by December 2021 Complete by August 2022
Jan
2019
Complete over Winter 2019 and Fall 2019 Complete by March 2019 Complete by August 2019 Complete by March 2020 Complete by April 2021 Complete by April 2022 Complete by December 2022