Submission and examination process having transferred to dphil status (or msc by research, mlitt, mphil or mst in law) within your first six terms and then, secondly (if holding dphil status), confirmed your dphil status in your ninth term, you are permitted to submit a thesis for examination. If the examiners recommend that your thesis is referred for resubmission, then you'll be required to revise the thesis which may include further research and then resubmit it for re-examination referral a decision to “refer” a thesis indicates that, although the thesis is potentially of a standard to merit the award of the degree it. Notice of resubmission 6 5 timeframe for organising the re-examination 7 6 examination of a resubmitted thesis 7 7 recommendations for a resubmitted doctoral degree thesis 9 71 category a: award (recommendation a(i) and a(ii)) 711 a(i) award without revisions 9 712 a(ii) award with minor revisions 10. Also attached for completion is a form for the formal signed and dated notification to the university of the examining board's recommendation on the outcome of the examination please note that examiners' reports on a resubmitted thesis must comment on the revised thesis as a whole and not only address the corrections. “(first submission only, not available for a resubmitted thesis) that the degree be awarded, subject to major amendments or corrections as defined below in this instance, the examiners should advise the student of the required corrections and the deadline” in the case of a phd by published work, the examiners may.
Candidates who receive a resubmission recommendation will be written to by the pgr student team formally notifying them of their resubmission deadline and fee you will have one year from the date of the viva to submit their revised thesis once you have completed your revisions the thesis should be resubmitted to the. Depending on the degree you are being examined for you may be asked to make : minor amendments to your thesis major amendments to your thesis a resubmission of your thesis in some cases you may not be asked to make any changes at all. Where a candidate has been asked to resubmit their thesis or the practical element of a practice-based degree they will do so by submitting two copies to the doctoral college office and these will be sent out to examiners by post.
However, they insisted on resubmission rather than major corrections only it is possible i will have a second viva, maybe with the same examiners examiners said that the thesis is above an mphil level but it has not reached their expectations for a phd yet i do not know how the revise and resubmit. But before your thesis can take its place there, you must attend to the changes that your examiners have suggested that you make to your thesis i got 6 months to make corrections and will make them and resubmit with all the good positive diligent energy but i feel my thesis was put on hold for no. The university has developed a set of guidelines for the conduct of a thesis re- examination these include a provision for new examiners to be appointed when initial examiners are unavailable during a re-examination, examiners are requested to determine whether or not the revised thesis now meets the.
Resubmission of a thesis/dissertation if you are re-submitting your thesis/ dissertation for a second examination please submit the revised copies to the sid desk in exeter or the academic support unit in cornwall together with a new submission form (see links above) you will also need to pay a resubmission fee to either. See below for a flow chart of the exam process step 1 thesis submitted step 2 examiners assess and provide a report of their recommendations step 3 reports sent to chair of examiners for consideration step 4 thesis may need amendment (and/or resubmission) step 5 50-word citation submitted to be approved.
(2) resubmission of a phd thesis as a masters thesis: if the thesis does not meet the scope of a doctoral thesis but is adequate for a masters degree all amendments recommended must be made and the thesis resubmitted to the school for examination as masters thesis within 60 days of the viva voce. If one or both of the examiners gives the thesis an outcome of 'not passed' on the examination report, a master's student will not graduate and a doctoral candidate will not proceed to the oral defence however, the student has the option to revise and resubmit a failed thesis in cases where plagiarism in the thesis is alleged. Outright pass your work needs no corrections minor corrections your examiners have a few minor suggestions that they would like you to incorporate major corrections or resubmission the thesis needs further work to be of doctoral standard this might include more research, rewriting sections or including new literature.
Guidance for revising the thesis 9 confidentiality of reports 10 examination of a resubmitted thesis appendix c: role of examination advisor for research degree examinations: notes of guidance university regulations governing higher degrees regulation 38 – regulations governing research degrees. Three copies of the thesis are required (2 properly bound printed copies and a cd) the resubmitted thesis should also be submitted to turnitin at the same time the resubmitted thesis must not be sent direct to either of the examiners prior to formal resubmission research services can only accept a.