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Degree Committee for the Faculty of Earth Sciences & Geography


Equal in status to the PhD taken by the conventional route, except that the eligible candidate submits a collection of published works that together make up a single coherent thesis. 

Eligibility criteria
Summarised on the Cambridge Students website and Ordinances Chapter VII

Guide for Applicants
Applicant guide is available on the Cambridge Students website.

Application and Declaration forms
Application and Declaration forms are available on the Cambridge Students website.

The work is examined at an oral by two examiners, as for the conventional PhD.

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Office closures

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Meeting dates

Meetings of the Degree Committee and Degree Ceremonies: