Thesis Evaluation Criteria

Please check Tsukuba STANDARDs for Graduate Schools and Programs.

[Tsukuba STANDARDs for Graduate Schools and Programs]

Interim Presentation

An interim presentation must be made approximately five months prior to the final presentation.
Please refer to the Degree Application Guide for detailed schedule.

 For students who will complete in March: Around July
 For students who will complete in September: Around December

Degree Application Guide for Completion in AY2022

For information on the procedures and schedule for applying for degrees, please refer to the Degree Application Guide.
Please submit your documents via manaba. (Please note that deadlines are strictly enforced.)

[Degree Application Guide] (updated in April 2022)
[manaba]

Forms of Degree Application in AY2022

Please check the sample and prepare the documents.

Thesis Title Registration       [word][pdf][Example
Application for master’s thesis review [word][pdf][Example
Author bibliography         [word][pdf][Example
Curriculum vitae           [word][pdf][Example
Statement of Research Ethics     [word][pdf][Example
Ethics review report         [word][pdf][Example
Registration of Degree Thesis to the Digital Library System  [word][pdf][Example

Master's thesis template (TEX) will be distributed in the "Resources" of the manaba course.
You do not have to use the template as long as you follow the degree application guide.

Early Completion

Students who have two or more papers that have been accepted for publication in peer-reviewed academic journals or peer-reviewed international conference by around August of their first year may be eligible for early completion in one year.
One of the papers must be accepted by mid-April of the first year.

If you are considering early completion, please consult with your academic advisor and Graduate School Academic Affairs before enrollment.
Graduate Academic Affairs Section: tosyoss-daigakuin〇un.tsukuba.ac.jp(Replace 〇 with @.)

Publication of Master's Thesis

Available in [Tsukuba Repository].
You can check the abstracts of master's thesis [here].