The Degree Committee for the Faculties of Clinical Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

The Committee encompasses academics from within the Faculties of Clinical Medicine and Veterinary Medicine and reports to the Board of Graduate Studies (BGS).

This Committee is responsible for:

  • Recommending candidates for admission to courses;
  • Monitoring students’ progress;
  • Recommending continuation after a probationary period of research for the PhD;
  • Recommending candidates for PhD degrees;
  • Approving candidates for MPhil and MRes degrees;
  • Appointing Supervisors and Examiners;
  • Considering and responding to consultations by the Board of Graduate Studies on matters of educational policy concerning graduate education; and
  • Submitting to the Board proposals concerning existing and new graduate courses.