Roles & Responsibilities for Students and Supervisors

Graduate Students responsibilities include ensuring registrations are accurate and do not lapse; paying all fees required by the deadline dates; communicating to the supervisor regularly; submitting an annual progress report and maintaining open communication with their supervisor and Graduate Coordinator.


Supervisors are charged with ensuring that students conduct their research in a manner that is as effective, safe, and productive as possible.  The supervisor assists the student in planning a program, ensuring that the student is aware of all program requirements, degree regulations, and general regulations of the department and the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR), provides counsel on all aspects of the program and stays informed about the student's research activities and progress.


A detailed listing for the responsibilities and roles of the student and the supervisor can be accessed HERE.