This page contains information on the changes to General Regulations for the Degree of Master of Science by Research since 1 July 2016
Gazette 21 July 2022
Provision for electronic deposit of research degree theses rather than hard copy. See Education Committee Board notice in Gazette for further information.
Gazette 23 September 2021
Addition to regulations to clarify that no changes to a research degree thesis can be made once leave to supplicate has been granted. See the Education Committee Board in the Gazette for further information.
Gazette 1 October 2020
Changes to devolve various decisions relating to the conduct of research degree vivas/milestone assessments to the relevant board, removing the requirement for Proctorial permission. See the Research Degrees Panel notice in the Gazette for further information.
Gazette 26 September 2019
(i) Introduction of electronic submission of theses as official submission copy.
(ii) Introduction of time limit for reinstatement.
See the Education Committee notice in the Gazette for further information.
Technical Edit 19 September 2019
Minor typographical correction made during 2019 regulation checking.
Gazette 25 July 2019
To reflect changes in college involvement in progression processes. See the Education Committee notice in the Gazette for further information.