Candidates intending to submit a digital copy of their successful doctoral thesis are strongly advised to read the 'Guidance on Ethesis Preparation, Copyright and Publication', alongside the 'Regulations for the Presentation of theses for Research Degrees', prior to submission.
Index of additional files
The eThesis should be a single PDF file exactly replicating the content of the final, printed and hard bound version of your thesis. In some cases it may be necessary/appropriate to provide additional files with the ethesis deposit please complete the Index of Additional Files Form and save it onto the CD/DVD/USB under the filename index.doc (or .PDF or .txt where appropriate).
If it is appropriate to include any additional material please list the files in the Index of Additional Files Form and indicate whether they are examined content, supplementary or other material. Please also indicate below whether you want the files to be made available online or whether they should be hidden. Further advice on this, and what is considered examined content, supplementary or other material, can be found in Section 8 of the Guidance on Ethesis Preparation, Copyright and Publication
Candidates commencing doctoral study from September 2009 onwards: Submission of an exact, digital copy of a final, successful doctoral thesis is mandatory for all new students commencing doctoral study from September 2009.
Candidates who commenced doctoral study before September 2009 are strongly encouraged to deposit a copy of their thesis in digitised format.
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