Selection Criteria

Selection criteria for the Master of Science degree 

Candidates eligible for the PSP M.Sc. Degree are:

  • Graduates of all Engineering Schools/Departments of Greek Universities or of equivalent accredited educational institutions abroad,
  • Graduates of Physics, Chemistry, Agriculture, Mathematics, Environmental Science, Informatics, Medical and Biology Departments of Greek Universities or of equivalent accredited educational institutions abroad, as well as
  • Graduates of Greek Technological Education Institutes.

The call for expression of interest for the PSP is published on the School’s webpage in the end of the spring semester. Applicants must submit the following to the School’s Secretariat prior to the deadline stated in the call:

  • Application stating the applicant’s desired specialization area (the application form is available on School’s website)
  • List of attachments (template available on website)
  • Copies of acquired degrees/diplomas
  • Certificate of accreditation by Hellenic NARIC (for degrees from foreign institutions)
  • Official transcripts
  • Copies of English Language Certificates (and of any other foreign language, where applicable)
  • Extended Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of purpose regarding the applicant’s interest in the PSP, previous experience and research interests (up to 1000 words)
  • At least two letters of recommendation sent directly to the School’s Secretariat (template available on website).
  • Optional application for scholarship (A separate call for expression of interest is published on School’s website when financial resources are available)

The Postgraduate Studies General Assembly is responsible for the selection of prospective students. The main selection criteria are:

  • the applicant’s transcript,
  • the applicant’s performance in courses relevant to the subjects addressed by the PSP, as well as
  • the applicant’s diploma thesis (where applicable).

As a general rule, the annual grade point average for the two final years of study leading to the applicant’s degree should be at least seven (7/10). Any research activity, professional experience and accredited good knowledge of foreign languages, especially of English, are also taken into account. Furthermore, the PSP Steering Committee may invite the applicant for an interview. In special cases, a thesis on a subject determined by the GA may be requested.

In case a candidate is admitted to the PSP prior to the successful completion of his/her first degree, the prospective student should be awarded his/her degree within a specified time span and prior to the enrollment deadline determined by the GA.

Number of student admissions

The maximum number of students admitted to the PSP towards a M.Sc. degree per academic year is thirty (30). The GA determines the number of new enrollments in the beginning of every academic year.

 

Selection criteria for the Doctoral Diploma

Candidates eligible for the PSP Doctoral Diploma are:

  • Graduates of all Greek Universities or of equivalent accredited educational institutions abroad who hold a Postgraduate Specialization Diploma from the Technical University of Crete or from other Universities in Greece or abroad with a minimum grade point average of seven and a half (7.5/10),
  • Graduates of five-year undergraduate study programs (applies to outstanding candidates with approval by the GA),
  • Graduates of four-year undergraduate study programs who hold a Postgraduate Specialization Diploma or an equivalent to a Master degree with minimum grade point average of seven and a half (7.5/10).
  • The call for expression of interest for the PSP is published on the School’s webpage in the end of the spring semester. Applicants must submit the following to the School’s Secretariat prior to the deadline stated in the call:

    • Application form (available on School’s website)
    • List of attachments (template available on website)
    • Copies of acquired degrees/diplomas
    • Certificate of accreditation by Hellenic NARIC (for degrees from foreign institutions)
    • Official transcripts
    • Copies of English Language Certificates (and of any other foreign language, where applicable)
    • Extended Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of purpose regarding the applicant’s interest in the PSP, previous experience and research interests (up to 1000 words)
    • At least two letters of recommendation sent directly to the School’s Secretariat (template available on website)
    • Optional application for scholarship (A separate call for expression of interest is published on the School’s website when financial resources are available).

    The GA assesses the qualifications of the prospective students and comes to the final judgment in accepting them as PhD candidates.


     

    Call for Interest, Requirements and other Information Documents (available in greek)

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    • Call for interest  (pdf)
    • Application (pdf)
    • Required Documents List   (pdf)
    • Recommendation Letter form   (pdf)
     

     

     

     

Last Updated on Friday, 27 October 2017 11:53

 

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