MS/PhD

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ATTN [MS/PhD] Examination of a Thesis - Spring 2018, Graduate School
2018 Spring Semester Graduate School   Examination of Thesis     A. Important Dates: - Make an online application for a thesis examination, and submit the required documents to the KUBS Department office    (KUBS main building 304) during the document submission period. 1) Online Application Period for an Examination of Thesis:  March12, 2018 (Monday) - April 11, 2018 (Wednesday) 4:00 PM   2) Online Application: Log on to Portal > Registration and Graduation > Examination of Thesis > Examination of Thesis (Masters and Doctoral)   3) Application Period : April 18, 2018 (Wednesday) - April 19, 2018 (Thursday) 4:00 PM   4) Payment of Examination Fee: April 18, 2018 (Wednesday) - April 19, 2018 (Thursday) 4:00 PM Once you made an online application, print out the invoice and pay the fee to KEB Hana Bank during the above period.   College Bank Account No. Business KEB Hana Bank Virtual payment account (temporary) B. Document Submission 1) Submission Period: April 18, 2018 (Wednesday) ~ April 19, 2018 (Thursday)  2) Required Documents: Submit the following documents and your thesis to the KUBS Department office (KUBS main building Rm304). ① ‘Recommendation letter from the School Postgraduate Research Committee’ and ‘List of members of the School Postgraduate Research Committee’ by your academic advisor ② Your ‘Application for a thesis examination’ must be confirmed by the KUBS Department office, the office will be in charge of your program director’s signature and seal on your application. ③ One copy of your thesis must be submitted to your academic advisor. You are required to submit the rest to the KUBS Department office, who will pass them to the School Postgraduate Research Committee. ④ Once you complete the online application, print out the completed application form and submit it to the KUBS Department Office. ⑤ Make sure to fill out correct details on Application and Outcome of a Thesis Examination forms, submit them to the KUBS Department Office. The Office will then pass the required documents to the School Postgraduate Research Committee. * Please log on to the website using the Internet Explorer, otherwise you may have technical problems.   Category Master’s Program Doctoral Program Notes Examination for a Thesis 1. One copy to academic advisor 2. Two copies to the KUBS Department office 1. One copy to academic advisor 2. Four copies to the KUBS Department office  Provisional copy of your  thesis (binding) Documents for Examination of a Thesis Application for a Thesis Examination Print out after online application   Approval of Your Application   1. Recommendation letter from academic advisor 2. Signature and seal from academic advisor and program director Format Available Recommendation from the School Postgraduate Research Committee 1. Recommendation letter from academic advisor 2. Signature and seal from academic advisor and program director Format Available Contact details of the external member of the Committee Fill out correct personal details and bank account details Examination fee payment Report of a Thesis Examination Fill out correct details of your degree, department, student number, academic advisor, major, name, and the title of your thesis To be complete by the Chair of  examination committee Attachments   A certificate of publication (a copy) from one of the journals listed in the Science Citation Index (SCI) or in publications of the National Research Foundation of Korea as well as expanded publications (excluding science majors) (applicable to students admitted beginning fall semester, 2009)   Confirmation of Compliance with Research Ethics for Degree Thesis (Prescribed Form) Examination Fee General 150,000 KRW 500,000 KRW Payment  through the temporary virtual account   Academy-Research-Industry 200,000 KRW 600,000 KRW   C. Submission of the Result of a Thesis Examination: by June 8 (Friday) - After the final decision, the Chair of the School Postgraduate Research Committee will record the outcome including comments, which will be sent to the KUBS Department office.   D. (Library Homepage) Online Uploading of the Thesis: June 25, 2018 (Monday) - July 6, 2018 (Friday) On the library homepage (http://library.korea.ac.kr), go to User Service > Submit Thesis > http://library.korea.ac.kr >User Service > Submit Thesis E. Submit Final Copies of the thesis to the Library. Submit a copy of the title and signature pages of thesis, and ‘a report on thesis plagiarism check result’ to the KUBS Department office:  by July 5, 2017(Thursday) - July 6, 2018(Friday)   F. Important Notes 1) Writing Guide for the Final Copy of the Thesis: Refer to Chapter 4 Section 2, Examination of a Thesis, in the Constitution of the Graduate School – Detailed Enforcement Regulations for the Graduate School (the size of provisional thesis should be 4 x 6 binding). 2) Once submitted, the application form and examination fees are NOT refundable. 3) Changing the title of thesis: The title on the final copy of thesis should match the title indicated in the final report of the thesis examination. In case of a change in the title of the thesis, the title must be updated in final report of thesis examination and approved by the Chair of the School Postgraduate Research Committee. 4) Submission of the Final Copy of the Thesis: ① Upload the thesis on the library homepage (http://library.korea.ac.kr) under User Service > Submit Thesis, print out the confirmation page and have it sealed after submitting the final copy of the thesis to the designated library. ② Submit the confirmation page and a copy of the title and signed page on the final copy of the thesis to the KUBS Department office. 5) Make sure to submit the documents on time: Documents or thesis submitted after the indicated dates will NOT be considered. The thesis will therefore be marked fail if any of the required documents have not been submitted by Friday, July 6, 2018. ​6) Please refer to below link for the instructions on how to fill out a report on thesis plagiarism check result:  https://library.korea.ac.kr/link/html/useTurnitin      March 2018   Dean of the Graduate School  
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ATTN [MS/PhD] Application for Exemption from Foreign Language Exam Upon Examination of Thesis
Based on Chapter 4, Article 38 of the Constitution & the Internal Regulations of the Graduate School, KUBS is now accepting applications for exemption from Foreign Language Exam when applying for an examination of thesis.   1. Eligibility : MS, PhD and Integrated MS & PhD Programs 2. Application Period : March 19, 2018 (Mon.) – March 30, 2018 (Fri.); 17:00 3. How to Apply A. Official Language Proficiency Test Score Report : ▷ KUPID 로그인 - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 외국어시험 면제신청 (available on the Korean KUPID only, upload your test score report.) * Your test score must be valid for 2 years since the test date. B. Exemption application is not needed if you earn a grade of B or above in the language course (including Korean) offered by KU Institute of Foreign Language Studies or if you pass the school’s Graduation Qualification English Test  (check your results on the Korean portal: KUPID - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 합격내역조회). 4. Release Date of Exemption Results for Spring 2018 : April 13 (Fri.) (Check your results on the Korean portal: KUPID - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 합격내역조회) 5. Additional Notes A. Students entering in March 2018 and later must check out the exemption criteria table as the passing scores for Germany have been changed. B. Official Language Proficiency Test Score Report must be valid for 2 years since the test date. (the test report submitted for admission is not valid after 2 years.) C. After uploading your test report of IELTS, TestDaf, or ZMP and your diploma, you must submit the official test score report at the Graduate School Administration Office (without the official document, your exemption application will not be completed). D. If you have completed the Korean Language Regular Program, apply for exemption along with your transcript (Institute of Foreign Language Studies Website: http://langtopia.korea.ac.kr). E. Please refer to the attached file (면제신청 입력 예시.xlsx) when entering your information online.   
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ATTN [MS/PhD] Spring 2018 Comprehensive Examination
[MS/PhD] Notice of Comprehensive Exam for Spring Semester, 2018     1. Types of Exam (Substitutes for or Exemptions from Comprehensive Exam is abolished) A. Written Test : Three and more subjects for those who are in the Master’s degree program, and four and more subjects for the Doctoral degree program as well as the Integrated Master and Ph.D. degree program B. Oral Test : The test will be conducted in accordance with internal regulations of each department considering major and dissertation ※ More details on exams of each department need to be referred to revised plan for comprehensive exam, or be asked to the head of the department. ** Students at Business / International Business have to application for your Written test at "KUPID Portal Online Application".    (Although you may replace your written test to oral test based on Department Regulation or Major Regulation, You have to write your test subject at "KUPID Portal Online Application".) ** If you have more than 5 courses to apply, please add them as 'other items'.   2. Exam Qualification A. Master’s degree program: Those who acquired 18 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA B. Doctoral degree program: Those who acquired 27 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA C. Integrated Master and Ph.D. degree program: Those who acquired 45 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA ※ Only major subjects are counted as necessary credits. (Research Guidance, prerequisite or advisor designated courses are not counted) ※ Regardless of language exam result or leave of absence, students can take the comprehensive exam. ※ Department can limit students from taking comprehensive exam when those students should finish prerequisite or advisor designated courses. Students studying in the department need to check the requirements before applying for the comprehensive exam.   3. Application Form Issue and Submission A. Period: March 12(Mon.) ~14(Wed.) B. Place: Online application or academic affairs office of each department(Anam)/ academic affairs office of each department of each college(Sejong) D. Online application: KUPID > Registration&Graduation > Application/Verification for exams > Application for Comprehensive Exam C. Students concerned shall fill out the application form for comprehensive exam(written/oral) and submit it. ※ Applicants need to fill in all blanks in the form, and should get signature from advisor and the head of the department before submission. ** Students at Business / International Business have to application for your Written test at "KUPID Portal Online Application".    (Although you may replace your written test to oral test based on Department Regulation or Major Regulation, You have to write your test subject at "KUPID Portal Online Application".) ** If you have more than 5 courses to apply, please add them as 'other items'.     4. Time and Place of Written Test    The test will be conducted between March 23(Fri.) ~ 30(Fri.). The exact time and place will be designated by each department.    Please inquire at Administrative Office about Exact time or Place for your examination.     * Department of Business/ International Business test date :  Marh 31(Sat.) 9 am-, Hyundai Motor Hall 303    5. Announcement of Shortlisted Applicants     Applicants who pass the comprehensive exam will be announced at PM 2:00 on Aprill 19 (Mon.). The list will be posted     on the bulletin board of the academic affairs office.     February, 2018   Dean of the Graduate School, Korea University     
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