Comprehensive Examination Committee (PhD)

The Comprehensive Examination Committee is responsible for developing and administering the comprehensive examinations

  • Students can take the examination a maximum of twice; if they fail the examination on the second attempt, students must withdraw from the program
  • The Chair is responsible for charing the oral and written components of the comprehensive examination, and must report on the results to the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies.
  • The Supervisor (a member of the committee) must schedule the comprehensive examination, and inform the student, the committee, and the School of Graduate Studies of the Date, time, and place.

Membership of the Comprehensive Examination Committee

  • The Comprehensive Examination Committee is unique to each student
  • Consists of the student's Supervisory Committee, plus a Chair
  • Chair is a faculty member of the U of L, from a discipline related to the student's research
  • Chair is recommended by the Supervisory Committee, and is appointed by the Program Committee

Establishing the Comprehensive Examination Committee

  • At least four weeks before the secheduled date of the comprehensive examiantion, the Supervisor recommends, in writing, the membership fo the Comprehensive Examination Committee to the Program Committee. The Program Committee appoints the Chair, based on the recommendation of the Supervisory Committee.

Events Calendar

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 15:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Science Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination March 19,...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 14:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Science Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination March 24,...
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 13:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Science Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination March 19,...
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 15:30
University of Lethbridge Master of Science Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination March 19,...
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Arts Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination March 20, 2014...
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:00
University of LethbridgeMaster of Science ProgramNotice of Final Thesis Examination March 27, 2014...
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 16:00
Value: Masters $18,000 for 1 year    PhD $21,000 for 2 years    Post...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 11:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Arts Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination March 26, 2014...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 10:00
University of Lethbridge Master of Fine Arts Program Notice of Final Thesis Examination April 9,...
Saturday, May 31, 2014 (All day)
Value: $5,000Eligibility:  full time Masters and PhDDeadline: May 31 The Parkland Institute...