The extension cannot exceed two weeks and is decided by the Rector (or the President of TEI) after a proposal of the Deanery (or the faculty directorate of TEI).
As early as kindergarten, children can be introduced to basic informational genres that are organized sequentially, including learning structures for writing instructions, experimental recounts and experimental procedures. Older students can learn to use timelines to organize biographies, oral histories, and recounts of current and historical events.
According to Law 3685/2008, candidates interested in conducting a doctoral thesis, have to submit an application to the Secretary of the respective Department , identifying the general scientific field and subject area.
The postgraduate degree, publications, research, the knowledge of foreign languages etc are factors taken into consideration for the choice of doctorate candidates.
The Internal Regulation, defines the conditions and the process for exempting, in part or in whole, doctorate candidates from the obligation of attending the doctorate study programme.
The criteria, the prerequisites and the process for the choice of doctorate candidates (Ypopsifioi Didaktores) are defined by the Institution’s Organisation.
Finally, with regard to disciplines, as already mentioned, the faculties and departments of higher education institutions have been classified according to five scientific fields ("Bachelor - Branches of Study").
The internal regulation contains specific provisions for the regulation of issues related to the establishment of the committee, and the conditions and procedure for the annual review of individual aspects of the content of the curriculum.
The doctoral programmes, in accordance with Law 4009/2011, are prepared by a special committee, consisting of professors of the relevant scientific field, including the deanery or, in case of cooperation of faculties of the same university, the deaneries of the respective faculties.
This contains the titles of the compulsory, compulsory by choice and optional lessons, their content and number of teaching hours per week (including the didactic work of any form) as well as the time sequence and the interdependence of the lessons.
The deanery of the school for postgraduate studies based upon its proposal or the proposal of the deaneries of the relevant graduate schools, organizes the study programme for doctorate studies.
Then, it is considered whether the applicant meets the requirements for conducting a doctoral thesis, based on criteria established in accordance with the Rules of Postgraduate Studies.
Third Cycle (PhD) Programmes
Organisation of Doctoral Studies
The responsibility for planning and organizing third cycle study programmes is in the competence of the University (Panepistimio).
The Degree signed by the Rector, the relevant Department’s President and Secretary, usually indicates the postgraduate student’s exact grade and the corresponding qualitative description.
In order to calculate the Postgraduate Specialized Degree grade, the marks achieved on all courses required for the degree are taken into account, and the final grade is the average of the aforementioned marks.