There are qualification committees on getting Candidate of Sciences and Doctor of Sciences degrees at Academy. In order to enter graduate study all the applicants must pass qualification exams and submit entrance paper.
Entrance paper requirements:
Entrance paper should be of research character (20-25 pages typed, double spaced). Entrance paper must include comprehensive review of the issue, review of references with conclusions and goals settings.
Research part of the entrance paper must include analysis of the facts, conclusion, summed up results of the analysis. The author is required to understand the problem under research, to be able to analyze the information, to make profound conclusions and to set the goal of further research.