FGS DALHOUSIE THESIS
Follow all steps for submitting your thesis. We will complete your format check within two business days. What material do I need to get copyright permission for before I can use it in my thesis? Please contact the university’s helpdesk if you require assistance. The thesis title will appear on your record when the degree is conferred usually a few weeks before graduation.
Deliver copies of your thesis to your departmental graduate coordinator to be distributed to your internal examining committee members. The external examiner should have a copy to read at least five weeks before the scheduled defence date. Why can’t I find it? The following resources outline formatting requirements for the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Senior Thesis Clerk will meet you there. Confirm all members of examining committee will attend in person.
Confirm all members of examining committee will attend in person. Please see Formatting Your Thesis for additional information.
Where do I find information on ethics approval? How long must the external examiner for a PhD tbesis defence have the copy to read before my defence date? Six Months Prior to Defence Begin preparing your thesis for presentation as a finished document.
Do I have to register my PhD thesis title?
Frequently Asked Questions
Copyright permission is required. Senior Thesis Clerk will meet you there. Please see our policy on remote participation. If you need further help with the DalSpace submission process, please visit or email dalspace dal.
If copyright permissions are likely to be a problem then you can reconsider publishing with that publisher or including that material in your thesis. The National Library circulates copies according to the International Inter-Library Loan Code, with full copyright protection for the author.
For additional information, consult the copyright officer in the Killam Library. What material do I need to get copyright permission for before I can use it in my thesis? Follow the remaining steps for the submission process including the file upload step.
Upcoming Defences – Faculty of Graduate Studies – Dalhousie University
What font should I use in my master’s or doctoral thesis? DalSpace is an institutional repository that collects, preserves, and distributes digital content produced by members of the Dalhousie community.
Complete all changes required by the format check. Specific paper forms are required by FGS before the online submission of a thesis can be completed.
Any serif or variable width font e. All theses are submitted electronically to the Dalhousie Institutional Repository DalSpacewhere they are searchable and available to the public via the internet. It is best to check out the policy of the publisher when you are considering submitting an article.
Format Guidelines The following resources outline formatting requirements for the Faculty of Graduate Studies. FGS no longer requires students to register their thesis titles. This is typically no problem, and will be coordinated by Graduate Studies.
Thesis grades are updated on a monthly report, the grade of APPR will be reflected around the middle of the month following the month you made your submission.
Please note your electronic submission is not complete until you receive an email from Dalspace indicating that your daohousie has been committed to the archive.
If you have changed the room setup, return it to its original state Note the furniture in the Lord Dalhousie Room and Room of the Mona Campbell Building cannot be moved. Day of Defence Arrive early.
Formatting Your Thesis
It is also a way to permanently preserve your work. Master’s students should consult their department.
If you are unsure if you need copyright permission, consult your supervisor. FGS does not coordinate thesis binding, but interested students can contact a binding company directly. Complete Graduate Student Exit Survey. Why can’t I find it?