- In order to enroll students have to pay the foreseen tuition fees at the UoA
- There are no refunds for any reason (withdrawal, suspension of studies or failure)
The amount of the tuition fees is decided every year by the Programme Governing Board
Attendance is madnatory. Insufficient attendance constitutes reason for dismissal from the Programme. In case a student misses more than two classes in a module, he/she is dismissed in this particular module.
There are two examination periods for each module: the first one is at the ending of each semester and the second from 1 to 10 of September.
Students may re-submit papers during the examination period of September for at most 3 modules per year of study. The examination of September is final for all modules.
Requirements for students to continue studying
Failure (including the examination period of September) in a Core Module constitutes reason for dismissal from the Programme.
Students who do not successfully complete any of the foreseen modules and seminars at the first semester are dismissed from the Programme.
In order for students to continue to the second year of studies they are required to have completed successfully all core modules, the IS of the first semester and at least two of the elective modules. In case of failure in one elective module ONLY, the student can replace it with another elective module during the second year of studies.
If a student fails a module during his/her second year of study (the examination period of September included) he/she is dismissed from the Programme and he/she cannot complete the MA dissertation.
Conditions in order for students to graduate
In order to graduate students are required to have completed all foreseen modules, Seminars and the MA dissertation within the time frame provided by this Regulation.
Failure in the examination of the MA dissertation constitutes reason for dismissal from the Programme.
Suspension of studies
Suspension of studies is provided only after successful completion of the first semester of studies, after the recommendation of the academic advisor and in cases of a well reasonably documented application by the student. The application is examined by the PGB. During the period of suspension all rights derived from the student identity (medical care, reduced transport fares etc) are suspended.
Regulations regarding plagiarism that are in effect at the collaborating institution, UCL, apply at the Joint MΑ as well.