For a more detailed overview of the defence process, visit the MRP/Thesis/Dissertation Defence Process web page.
MRP/Thesis Submission Timeline
|Beginning of SS term||MRP/Thesis proposal approvals due to SGS||MRP/Thesis/Dissertation Proposal Approval Form|
|8 weeks prior||Supervisor submission recommendations for External Examiners to Graduate Coordinator/Chair||External Examiner Recommendation|
|6-8 weeks prior||Graduate Coordinator/Chair confirms External Examiner and sends notice of the Examination Committee members to the SGS||MEMO of Examination Committee Members|
|5 weeks prior||MRP/Thesis submission deadline (submission in PDF format sent via email to SGS@nipissingu.ca) and SGS sends the MRP/Thesis to the External Examiner for review|
|4-7 weeks prior||SGS books time and location of Defences|||
|1 week prior||External Examiner Report due to SGS and SGS shares the report with the Supervisor.|||