Prospectus and Final Defenses

 

Prospectus Defense

Prospectus defenses must be scheduled within 2 years of achieving PhD candidacy.
Dissertation Prospectus Defense Form

Final Defense

Completion of the PhD program must take place within 5 years of achieving PhD candidacy.
PhD Abstract Approval Form
PhD Final Oral Examination Form

After the final defense, students must submit their dissertations to Mugar Library. Library forms are available at the ECE office. Once the dissertation is accepted, the pink copy of the form should be returned to the ECE office, along with a spiral-bound copy of the dissertation on regular paper, and single extra copies of both title page and the signature page.

Additional Information

MS/PhD Thesis/Dissertation Research Guide
MS/PhD Thesis/Dissertation Sample Pages
College of Engineering Thesis/Dissertation Submission and Graduation Deadlines