Students enrolled in the first semester of
their study program are given pre-selected courses; all other students may
select their own courses subject to their scheme of studies and the limitations
prescribed in the rules below.
credit hour limits are as below:
the first and second semesters a maximum of 18 credit hours are allowed.
the third and subsequent semester(s) a maximum of 18 credit hours are
allowed. However, in certain cases, the University may allow to enroll
maximum 21 credit hours only if student’s CGPA is ≥ 3.00 out of 4.
Final semester, maximum 21 credit hours of coursework are allowed in
addition to Project/Internship as applicable, subject to the condition
that all degree requirements will be completed within the same semester
and no other course selection rules, such as pre-requisite or
specialization requirements, will be violated.
limits prescribed for enrollment of credit hours includes ‘F’ or ‘D’ grade
courses, if any enrolled.
Students taking less than the course load
prescribed by their scheme of studies will require extra semesters to complete
the curriculum; in such cases they will also have to bear the additional cost.
During a study program, students may attempt to
improve a "D" grade course only once.
for Internship Report and Final Project:
order to enroll for an Internship Report or a Final Project, students must
a CGPA of 2.0 or higher.
48 or more credit hours.
order to enroll for a Final Project, students must have:
STA630 Research Methods course.
- Regular Students (non-job
required to select "Internship Course" when offered in their
scheme of studies, instead of a Final Project.
undergo a 6 to 8 week internship in an organization approved by the
be required to submit an Internship Report (IR) for evaluation and an
Internship Completion Certificate (ICC) at the end of the internship
be required to request their internship supervisor(s) to send a
performance report of the internee by filling up the prescribed
evaluation form and submitting it in a sealed envelope to the University.
- On Job Students:
required to select "Final Project" instead of an Internship
submit a Job Confirmation Letter (JCL) obtained from their current
employer and claim exemption from the internship.
(Note: Evaluation of the course "Final Project" /
"Internship Report" will be based on pass/fail criteria and will not
affect a student's CGPA. However, being a compulsory requirement, it is
necessary to pass this course to fulfill the requirements of the degree
order to select your courses, follow the steps below:
within the LMS, click the Student Services button
on the Course Selection link
preference to "F" grade course(s) and the improvement of
"D" grades where possible
the check boxes to select courses
may make changes in course selection any number of times before the last
date to add, drop or replace course(s).
(Note: You may want to consult your scheme of studies under the
Student Services section in your LMS account, in case of any confusion).
RECOMMENDATION: Full time regular students are urged to follow
their prescribed scheme of studies.