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Academic Regulations for Professional Doctorates - Section 1

This document is for the current academic session. It will be of interest to students registered for MPhil, PhD, EngD, MD(Res) or MRes degrees and their principal and one subsidiary supervisors.

The regulations cover:

  • admission to professional doctorate programmes
  • registration
  • course of study
  • structure of the doctorate
  • the taught element
  • academic assessment
  • supervisory arrangements for research theses
  • requirements of research theses
  • examination entry
  • the appointment of examiners
  • oral examinations
  • completing research
  • graduation ceremonies.

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