Upgrade from MPhil Degree to PhD Degree
Under UCL regulations, in the first instance, full-time research students are required to register for an MPhil degree for not less than nine months after initial registration, and must then fulfil academic requirements to upgrade to PhD degree.
Part-time research degree students are required to register for an MPhil degree for a minimum of fifteen months after initial registration for part-time students and must then fulfil academic requirements to upgrade to PhD degree.
The regulations for the upgrade process can be found in the - Academic Regulations for Research Degree Students - SectionOne
Further information can be found in the guidelines here.
Your Departmental Graduate Tutor/administrator must complete and return the upgrade form below to the Research Degrees Section
Download the upgrade panel report form [Word File]
Please note: completion of the MPhil-PhD upgrade process does not constitute the award of MPhil.
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