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Doctoral Cotutelle

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Please review the information that applies to you and download all the necessary forms for your application and registration.

For University of Calgary students

1. Obtain permission from your supervisor and program to apply for Doctoral Cotutelle study:

  • Contact a Partner University graduate program in which you would like to be a Doctoral Cotutelle student.
  • Find a faculty member at the Partner University program to agree to Doctoral Cotutelle supervision.

2. If the University of Calgary program agrees to Doctoral Cotutelle study:

  • Apply for admission to the PhD program at the Partner University.
  • Complete the "Doctoral Cotutelle Agreement" (PDF) form and the appendices (Word), and submit to the University of Calgary's Faculty of Graduate Studies and the Partner University's Faculty of Graduate Studies (or equivalent) with the necessary signatures for approval.
  • Fill out any other paperwork required by the Partner University.

3. If the agreement is approved, you will be admitted as a Doctoral Cotutelle student. To complete the process, you will need to:

For students registered at a Partner University

1. Obtain permission from your program to apply for Doctoral Cotutelle study.

  • Contact the University of Calgary graduate program in which you would like to be a Doctoral Cotutelle student.
  • You will need to find a faculty member in the University of Calgary program to agree to Doctoral Cotutelle supervision.

2. If the University of Calgary program agrees to Doctoral Cotutelle study:

  • Apply for admission to the University of Calgary PhD program.
  • Complete the "Doctoral Cotutelle Agreement" (PDF) form and the appendices (Word), and submit to the University of Calgary's Faculty of Graduate Studies and the Partner University's Faculty of Graduate Studies (or equivalent) with the necessary signatures for approval.
  • Fill out any other paperwork required by your university.

3. If the agreement is approved, you will be admitted as a Doctoral Cotutelle student. To complete the process, you will need to:

Tuition and fees

Normally, the student will pay tuition and mandatory student fees at whichever university the student is in residence for a given academic term. Financial support for the student is to be worked out between the co-supervisors at the two institutions and specified in the Doctoral Cotutelle Agreement.

Maintaining your registration status

Each year, before your registration anniversary date, you must complete and submit the Doctoral Cotutelle Annual Registration form (PDF) to maintain your registration status.