Submitting your thesis/dissertation for examination

For full details of how your thesis/dissertation should be presented please read the Code of Practice: Presentation of Thesis/Dissertation for the Degrees of MPhil/PhD/EdD/DEdPsy/DClinPsy/MbyRes

Due to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) your thesis must be submitted in electronic format as a PDF file. Please refer to the Doctoral College's Temporary Policies website for full guidance on how to submit your thesis for examination. 

Policy & documents

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Virtual Viva Policy

Submission Form

If your Board of Examiners has already been appointed your thesis will be sent to them immediately upon submission.  Your Internal Examiner will contact you shortly after to discuss the arrangements for your viva voce exam.

If your examiners have not yet been appointed, or your External Examiner has been asked to sign a confidentiality agreement prior to receiving your thesis, there may be a delay between the submission of your thesis/dissertation and the date it is sent for examination.

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the PGR Administration Office.

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