We would like to inform you of some important issues and dates regarding your thesis study.
2017-18 Academic Year Spring term important dates for thesis defence are given below.
| First day of thesis defense period for those students who have completed all other requirements of the program||5 March 2018|
|First day of thesis defense for students who are registered to a course/ seminar ||21 June 2018|
|Last day of thesis defense period||12 September 2018|
|Last day for submitting the bound thesis to the Institute ||19 September 2018|
You may view the complete Institute Calendar at https://grad.emu.edu.tr/en/academic-issues/academic-calendar.
Authorization Request to Schedule a Master's Thesis Defense Form should be submitted two weeks prior to the proposed defence date; Authorization Request to Schedule a Ph.D. Thesis Defense Form should be submitted one month prior to the proposed defence date, to the Institute of Graduate Studies and Research via the academic department. Additionally, please be informed that the first thesis format checking should be done prior your thesis defence application at the Institute of Graduate Studies and Research.
Frequently Asked Questions about Thesis Defence Application and Graduation Procedures
Several useful information regarding application procedure for thesis defense and graduation procedures can be found in Graduation Procedures and Frequently Asked Questions information booklet at https://grad.emu.edu.tr/en/academic-issues/theses. We advise you to read it thoroughly.
Thesis Writing Format and Templates
Your thesis study must comply with the Thesis Format Structure of the Institute of Graduate Studies and Research. The required format structure can be found in thesis format guidelines and thesis sample documents at https://grad.emu.edu.tr/en/academic-issues/theses. In addition, we prepared a presentation on thesis formatting to help you understand the basic structure. There, you will also find Thesis Cover and Signature Page templates. We advise you to use these templates which will help you a lot to fit in the required format. Finally, please remember that it is important to get final approval of the Institute of Graduate Studies and Research before you bound your thesis.
We wish you success in your studies.
Institute of Graduate Studies and Research