Defending the Doctoral Exam in a Virtual Environment

Date & Time

Wednesday, 14 October 2020
14:00 to 15:15



Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success

Registration Closed / Past Event


This session will walk students through strategies for defending in a virtual environment and it will include:

  •     What has changed about the Doctoral Examination process (and what is the same), and
  •     Answers to questions about the Doctoral Examination process.


Robyn Starkey's work is focused on assisting UBC doctoral candidates with preparing for their final examinations.

Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, October 5th at 9:00 AM.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2-3 business days at the e-mail associated with your account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.