A postdoctoral fellow is someone who recently received a doctorate or the equivalent (within the past five years).
A course that must be passed before another course can be taken.
The status of students whose standing is below the required minimum for their program but who are allowed to continue their studies on the condition that they raise their grade point average (GPA) to the required minimum.
A graduate program that allows professionals to upgrade their training or to specialize in a particular field.
An assessment tool to determine a person’s knowledge of a given discipline, regardless of his or her academic learning.
A set of courses that enables students to receive a complete education in a given discipline. There are different types of programs: diploma, master’s and doctorate.
Program (of study)
A set of courses or other work that must be successfully completed before qualifying for a degree, diploma or certificate from the University.
All students must make consistent and systematic progress in their research work. It is also useful, indeed essential, to look annually at students’ progress over the previous 12 months and to set objectives for the coming year.