PhD Program

Time Limits 12 terms from a MSc degree The number of terms specified in these time limits apply regardless of whether the student is registered full-time or part-time. Students who run over their time limit may not be guaranteed financial support. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that he/she has completed all the requirements…

Direct Transfers To PhD from an MSc

Requirements Exceptional students may apply to transfer directly into the PhD program without first completing all of the MSc requirements. The following guidelines will be applied in consideration of applications for such a transfer. Please note that students admitted to the MSc program as probationary/provisional are not eligible for PhD Direct Transfer. The applicant who…

PhD Direct Entry from BSc

GWC2 offers this program for outstanding students who graduated with an overall ‘A’ standing at the undergraduate level. Students in this program must successfully complete four regular graduate courses, plus the MSc Seminar (in the 2nd term), the PhD Seminar and the PhD oral comprehensive examination 9in the 5th term), and submit and defend an…

PhD Coop Option, Direct from BSc

Requirements Under this option four of the six required one-term courses, including the Master’s Seminar, must be completed within the first two academic terms in residence in the Centre. After successful completion of these two terms of coursework, the candidate will spend one year (three terms) working in an industrial or governmental laboratory. Registration in…