Final exam process

Final exam consists of two parts

  • Thesis presentation and defence,
  • The candidate is expected to select a topic randomly from the subjects of the final exam and will be examined after preparation.

Final exam may start if thesis has previously been accepted by the referee and the department. The two parts of the final exam may not be separated.
Final exam (both parts) is evaluated on a five-point scale by the members of the committee. Final grade for the final exam will be decided on by voting in a closed sitting after the end of the exam.

Final exam results will be announced by one of the members of the committee. A grade is awarded for thesis, thesis defence and the answers to the questions relating to thesis.Notes will be taken of the final exam.

Final exam topics

  • Aircraft General Knowledge

    • Aircraft General Knowledge I-II (Airframe/Systems/Power plants) ATPL
    • Aircraft General Knowledge – Instrumentation
  • Communication
    • Communication I-II VFR IFR

Improving failed final exam

If thesis has been evaluated with a fail mark by the final exam board, the final exam has to be retaken with a new or modified thesis. If any part of the final exam is a fail, final exam has to be retaken according to the regulations of the University.
The soonest that a retake final exam is allowed is the ensuing final exam period.

Final exam grade

Final exam grade is the average of the grades awarded for the oral part of the final exam and thesis.

Final exam grade is calculated as follows:

, where
x= final exam grade
b) average of the grades awarded for the oral part of the final exam, rounded down to two decimal places
c) grade awarded for thesis

Updated: 2018.11.14.

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