Animal Biology

Submitting your thesis

 

Further information

Resubmit thesis

You may be asked to resubmit your thesis after further work has been completed. You will be notified in writing of the procedure for resubmission of a thesis.


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Submission of Final Version

The School has a process for reviewing theses before submisison.

Review of theses

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The School reviews theses to ensure that they are ready for examination and to identify a thesis that is likely to have major problems.

After this internal review has been completed, you may follow the process below for submitting your thesis.

1. Submit nomination of examiners form

At least three weeks before your intended thesis submission date, submit a completed nomination of examiners form and a copy of the thesis abstract to the Graduate Research School.

On this form, supervisors declare that the nominated examiners comply with the eligibilities listed in the Conflict of Interest and Independence of Examiners Policy.

Examples of different types of conflict of interest for examination of higher degree by research theses are available here.

2. Electronic and temporarily bound copies

You must provide an electronic copy of your thesis on a CD or flash drive in PDF format only. Also arrange for one copy of your thesis to be temporarily bound.

Ensure your thesis includes the required declarations. A proforma for the front pages of your thesis that includes these declarations is available here. Please include these front pages, complete with the appropriate signatures, in the electronic version of your thesis. 

3. Complete submission details

Complete the submission of thesis form (above) and arrange for your coordinating supervisor and graduate research coordinator to sign it. If you are enrolled in more than one school, you must have the signatures of your coordinating supervisor and graduate research coordinator from each school.

Make sure that you refer to your School/Centre's website or handbook for any requirements that you must meet prior to submission.

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4. Submit all components

Submit all items to the Graduate Research School. An email informing the commencement of your thesis examination will be sent to your student email address. If you do not currently have access to your student email please contact pgexam-grso@uwa.edu.au when you submit your thesis for examination.

You will remain enrolled during the examination period but will have a 'discontinued' status. Your pheme account, library access and student email will remain active during this period. 

More information on the examination process can be found at http://www.postgraduate.uwa.edu.au/students/thesis/examination.

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