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How to submit the MASc thesis and schedule the MASc defense


You will need approx. 5-6 weeks to submit your MASc thesis:

  • 1-2 weeks to establish your full reading committee, comprised of your supervisor(s) plus two additional faculty member readers;
  • 15 full business days (3 weeks) for your thesis to be on display, as well as hold your MASc defense;
  • 1 week to have your thesis uploaded and approved by UWSpace

Student Checklist

In order to receive a MASc degree you must complete all of your program's degree requirements. For a complete list of your program's degree requirements you should consult the Graduate Academic Calendar for the term in which you were admitted.

Note: Collaborative programs have different degree requirements than the regular MASc program.

If you have any questions regarding the degree completion process, please contact the Administrative Coordinator.