This is BIF-IGS:
What do I need to obtain the BIF-IGS Certificate of Participation?
You have to organize and attend 3 meetings of your Thesis Advisory Committee (TAC):
1st TAC meeting after 6 months
2nd TAC meeting in the 2nd year
3rd TAC meeting in the 3rd year or directly before your defense
You have to attend 3 times the BIF-IGS Annual Retreat: A retreat is organized once a year by BIF-IGS students.
• In your 1st year you only have to attend.
• In your 2nd year you have to present a poster.
• In your 3rd year you have to give a talk.
You can also take part in the organization committee.
You have to attend the Curriculum:
• 30 hours soft skills,
• 30 hours information and
• 30 hours "elective" courses