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Examination and Submission Process

Examination and Submission Process

Examination Procedures

Taught MPhil Courses and MRes Courses

If you are following a taught MPhil course or an MRes course, the examination and assessment procedures are laid down in your course handbook.

MPhil in Engineering

The MPhil in Engineering is examined by dissertation only. You will be required to take two modules and take part in a Research and Communications Club but the results do not count towards your final degree. See How to Submit Your Dissertation for further information.

PhD in Engineering

All students for the PhD are admitted as Probationary Students. You will not be permitted to continue to the PhD degree until you have completed and passed the First Year Assessment procedure.

The PhD dissertation should be submitted before the last day of your fourth year of study. You can find your submission deadline on your CamSIS self-service account. The earliest date you can submit is the first day of your ninth term. See How to Submit Your Dissertation for further information.