Prelim Exams

The objective of the Preliminary Examination is the early assessment of a student’s potential for satisfactory completion of the doctoral degree. The exams are entirely closed books and notes. All students admitted to the Ph.D. program on entry are required to take the examination.  

 

FAQ Spring 2019 - January 16, 2019

Authorized grad students may access the Prelim Exams Archive on bDrive

(@berkeley.edu account, and Calnet authentication required)