Information for examiners (research)

Since 16 September 2019, submission for the examination of theses for research degrees at the University is digital-only.

The examination process is Google-based, with forms generated automatically with pre-populated fields when students complete their Notification of Intention to Submit.

Guidelines and policies

The Policy on Research Degrees includes information on:

  • criteria for the award of the degrees of PhD, EngD, MPhil and MA/MSc by Research
  • guidance for Examiners and for Chairs of Graduate School Boards/Boards of Studies
  • guidance for Students and Supervisors 
  • policy on the audio recording of oral examinations for research degrees

External examiners expenses

Payment of expenses

We will reimburse some accommodation, subsistence and travel expenses.