Preparing for Thesis Submission

It is expected that all research students will complete their degree within a reasonable time. Maximum periods of study for all programmes are specified in the periods of study scheme in the 'Statement of Procedures: Periods of Registration and Changes to Registration Status for Graduate Research Students'.

Are you a PhD student studying on a Tier 4 student visa? Did you know that you can extend your stay in the UK by one year under the Doctorate Extension Scheme? Contact the International Student Support Office for advice when you submit your thesis.

Further information in accordance with the Regulations and Programmes of Study can be found below:

Chapter 11 - Presentation of theses/dissertations for degrees in the Faculty of Graduate Research: statement of procedures