GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS


In order to graduate from this program, the students are required to

  • Take at least 7 courses with 21 local credits (Master degree holders),
  • Take at least 14 courses with 42 local credits (Undergraduate degree holders),
  • Take 240 ECTS and obtain a GPA of 3.00 over 4.00 (Master degree holders),
  • Take 300 ECTS and obtain a GPA of 3.00 over 4.00 (Undergraduate degree holders),
  • Pass the proficiency exam,
  • Succeed in thesis proposal and thesis exam,
  • Prepare and defend a doctoral thesis,
  • Score at least CC/S in all the master program courses required by the program, and at least CB/S in all the doctoral program courses.
  • Must have published at least one article, or got accepted for publication, in the field of their study in a journal that appears in the SCI (Science Citation Index), SSCI (Social Science Citation Index), and AHCI (Arts Humanities Citation Index) indexes, or international journals recognized by the IUE Senate.