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 A doctoral student completes the requirements of the Ph.D. program in both the home and partner university, and conducts his/her dissertation research collaboratively, sequentially, and for roughly equal amounts of time in both universities, and is supervised by a faculty member from each of the universities. The dissertation is then examined by a committee whose members are drawn from both institutions.  A doctoral student completes the requirements of the Ph.D. program in both the home and partner university, and conducts his/her dissertation research collaboratively, sequentially, and for roughly equal amounts of time in both universities, and is supervised by a faculty member from each of the universities. The dissertation is then examined by a committee whose members are drawn from both institutions. 
  
-Students completing a cotutelle, graduate with a single Ph.D. degree from both Carleton University and the partner institution abroad.+**Students completing a cotutelle, graduate with a single Ph.D. degree from both Carleton University and the partner institution abroad, including a diploma from each of the two Universities**.
  
 [[http://www.ambafrance-ca.org/article4016.html | Information about Cotutelles from the French Embassy in Canada]] [[http://www.ambafrance-ca.org/article4016.html | Information about Cotutelles from the French Embassy in Canada]]
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 ===== What is the advantage of doing a PhD in Cotutelle? ===== ===== What is the advantage of doing a PhD in Cotutelle? =====
  
-  * It gives an opportunity to enrich the research experience of doctoral candidates, including access to the best researchers and best research equipment in two countries and at two institutions; +  * It gives an opportunity to enrich the research experience of doctoral candidates, including **access to the best researchers and best research equipment in two countries** and at two institutions; 
-  * It gives an exposure to different cultural and scientific environments and as a result, increased student employability;  +  * It gives an **exposure** to different cultural and scientific environments and as a result, increased student employability;  
-  * It provides a mechanism to enhance cooperation and collaboration between researchers and institutions engaged in a cotutelle agreement through graduate student mobility.+  * It provides a mechanism to enhance **cooperation and collaboration** between researchers and institutions engaged in a cotutelle agreement through graduate **student mobility**.
  
 [[http://www.ambafrance-ca.org/article4016.html#The-assets-of-cotutelles | The Assets of Cotutelles from the French Embassy in Canada]] [[http://www.ambafrance-ca.org/article4016.html#The-assets-of-cotutelles | The Assets of Cotutelles from the French Embassy in Canada]]
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 ===== Which are our Partner Universities? ===== ===== Which are our Partner Universities? =====
  
-Any University can become a partner (contact any of the professors in the list above according to your area of specialization for further discussions). The following list includes a number of institutions that have agreed in participating in this effort.+**Any University can become a partner** (contact any of the professors in the list above according to your area of specialization for further discussions). The following list includes a number of institutions that have agreed in participating in this effort.
  
 [[http://www.brunel.ac.uk/ | Brunel University]], UK. [[http://www.brunel.ac.uk/ | Brunel University]], UK.
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 ====== How do I apply? How about funding? And Tuition? ====== ====== How do I apply? How about funding? And Tuition? ======
  
-  * Tuition is paid in the home institution (if you are an International student in co-tutelle with one of us at Carleton, you pay tuition in your country; if you are a Canadian student, you pay tuition at Carleton).+  * Tuition is paid in the **home institution** (if you are an International student in co-tutelle with one of us at Carleton, you pay tuition in your country; if you are a Canadian student, you pay tuition at Carleton).
  
-  * Funding for students at Carleton is given in the form of a Research Assistantship (paid by the local Cosupervisor). There are also a variety of international scholarships that the student can apply to in order to top up their funding during their research period in Canada. An equivalent arrangement is expected for Canadian students going abroad.+  * **Funding is available for students doing their research at Carleton (both International and Canadian)**, and is given in the form of a Research Assistantship (paid by the local Cosupervisor). There are also a variety of international scholarships that the student can apply to in order to top up their funding during their research period in Canada. An equivalent arrangement is expected for Canadian students going abroad.
  
   * In order to apply, you should first contact one of the potential Supervisors listed above and discuss the application process. You can read about the [[http://www.sce.carleton.ca/dept/gs/gsApplying.shtml|requirements for admission here]].   * In order to apply, you should first contact one of the potential Supervisors listed above and discuss the application process. You can read about the [[http://www.sce.carleton.ca/dept/gs/gsApplying.shtml|requirements for admission here]].
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