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Guidelines for Thesis Submission and Defense

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The information in the links below will assist MSc and PhD students and their supervisors with the SGPS (School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies) submission process for Proposed Boards of Examiners and theses etc. - this includes the deadlines for the aforementioned in each term of the academic year. Information about the eligibility for TDO (Thesis Defense Only) status is listed as well. Descriptions of defense procedures and submission of examined, corrected theses are outlined towards the end of the chart.


The following links are intended to provide Medical Biophysics students with a clear 'how to' guide to assist with thesis formatting and presentation for oral defense and publication purposes.