Research Degrees: Thesis or Dissertation
Students fulfill degree requirements via Guided Independent Study in accordance with individually structured program. Research degrees are obtained through completing independent research and dissertation. Research degrees require the completion of Master Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation only. Research degree students do not need to take any courses.
All students must write original dissertation which is the basis for the conferment of the degree. Consistent with the aims and educational philosophy of our college, all candidates must be able to demonstrate evidence of academic excellence and cognitive sophistication. Fluency in English is required.
The applicants for Master degree must have Bachelor degree or equivalent. The applicants for Doctoral degree must have Master degree or equivalent. Students that received their graduate degree in European Universities prior to Bologna process should have the equivalent of the following:
France: Maîtrise or Diplôme d’Études Approfondies
Germany: Diplom (Univ.) with Diplomarbeit
Italy: Laurea Specialistica or Laurea Magistrale
All applicants should submit their transcripts for evaluation.