Minimum Duration

At least five semesters of full-time study must be devoted to the doctoral program following completion of a recognized master's degree. At least seven semesters are required for those who are permitted to proceed from the honours baccalaureate without completing the master's degree. For a student registered part-time, the minimum duration period is ten part-time semesters for those with a recognized master's degree, and 14 part-time semesters for those who are permitted to proceed from the honours baccalaureate without completing the master's degree.