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Degree Committee for the Faculty of Earth Sciences & Geography


Where to submit   

You should submit your thesis and your Certificate of Submission to Moodle, as instructed by the Degree Committee office when we acknowledged your 'Intention to Submit' form.

Coronavirus - for guidance on special arrangements for submission please see here.



Submit no later than 4pm (16.00) on:

start date MPhil submission deadline
Michaelmas Term (October)            31 August
Lent Term (January) 30 November
Easter Term (April) 28 February


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Student Status

After you submit your thesis but before you receive your examination outcome you are under examination. University working restrictions do not apply to you at this stage although students on a student visa are still expected to comply with the working conditions laid down by UK Visas and Immigration at all stages (see Working on a student visa). Should you take up employment or an internship during this time please ensure you are available for viva in a timely fashion. The viva is normally be held within 6-8 weeks of submission.

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Office closures

The DC 'remote' Office will be closed from 2pm on Wednesday 23 December 2020 for the Christmas Holiday. We reopen at 9am on Monday 4 January 2021.

Research degree theses should still be submitted by your submission deadline even if that falls over the Christmas holiday period.

Meeting dates

Meetings of the Degree Committee and Degree Ceremonies: