Graduate Program Manual

8. Supervision, Oral Examinations, and Program Completion

The minimum requirements for all graduate programs are set by the Council of the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) of the University of Alberta. In this manual the minimum requirements acceptable are outlined under the respective headings. Students should note that the individual graduate program may impose additional requirements.


8.1 Supervision and Supervisory Committees

8.2 The Structure of Examining Committees

8.3 Conduct of Examinations

8.4 Thesis Requirements

8.5 Course-Based Program Requirements

8.6 Thesis-Based Master's Program

8.7 Doctoral Degrees

8.8 Shared Credential Master's and Doctoral Degrees

8.9 Individual Interdisciplinary Studies

8.10 Diploma and Certificate Programs