- College Diploma: Registered full time by the institution and taking a minimum of 12 hours of in-class instruction per week per academic semester for the program registered in (tutorials do not count). This course load must be carried throughout the semester.
- University Undergraduate Degree (incl. B.Ed. LLB): Registered full time by the institution and enrolled in a minimum of 4 courses at the beginning of a regularly scheduled and required academic semester, followed by continuous study in a minimum of 4 courses in each such semester. Courses must be equivalent to at least half year/credit courses.
- Master Degree: as defined by the post secondary institution.
- Doctoral Degree: as defined by the post secondary institution.