The following conditions should be followed when a graduate student is supported by a research contract or by an affiliated institution.
- Academic and administrative aspects of the student's program such as admission, supervision, academic standing, examinations, and convocation shall follow existing University regulations.
- The student is the sole possessor of the thesis copyright.
- The supervisor's signature is required when a student signs any contract entering into an agreement for research support.
- A request to delay publication of thesis and material shall follow the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) Council policy passed in March 1976 and subsequently ammended.
(FGSR Council, 1992/05/29; 2011/01/19)