Presidential decree on granting extra exam courses, academic year for university students
President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday issued the decree No. 69 for 2019 on granting extra exam courses and an extra academic year for university students who exhausted opportunities for applying to exams.
The extra courses are granted to undergraduate students
The decree grants an extra academic year for students in qualifying and specialization studies and for Master’s degree and PhD degree students who exhausted exam opportunities, providing students who serve in the military additional facilitations.
The decree also stipulates for allowing the students, who were dismissed from the Master’s degree studies during the war period, to re-register in the university, in addition to granting an extra academic year for Master’s and PhD students who are currently working on their thesis.