Maximum Duration Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees 

Senate Memo No. 2006/318/05/14  (Revision) May 2006

Senate Memo No. (2012/390/05/04 (a)) (Revision)-2012


 

 

Degree

Minimum Duration*

Normal Duration without an Extension

Maximum

Duration*

PhD (Full Time)

36 months

72 months

120 months

PhD (Part Time)

60 months

96 months

120 months

MPhil (Full Time)

24 months

42 months

72 months

MPhil (Part Time)

36 months

54 months

72 months

MSc (Full Time)

12 months

18 months

36 months

MSc/MEng (Part Time)

21 months

36 months

48 months

MBA (Part Time)

21 months

36 months

48 months

PG Dip. (Part Time)

12 months

24 months

48 months

                                                * These are the existing values specified in the Senate Memo 2003/281/05/28 and respective By-Laws.

 

 

 

The candidates should register annually, after paying the relevant fees 

For candidates who have already registered for Higher Degrees before January 2002, and extension of time beyond the limit may be considered on case by case basis. 

  

 

 

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