Mid-Term Following

The student mid-term following consist in an interview during the second year. A meeting is organized in February-march, each PhD student and its thesis director are called in, each separately, then together for an audition with a jury. 

This jury is made up with three persons: 2 scientific belonging to the Doctoral School and with no direct relationship with the PhD student and one elected PhD student representative. The auditions last between 30 and 45 minutes and all questions are evoked (laboratory life, thesis director and PhD student feeling, progress of the work, state of the publications).