Your thesis is a scholarly publication reflecting the results of your research and academic pursuits at University of Waterloo. Review the sections below to find out how to complete this important degree requirement.
- Guidelines for the structure, organization and formatting of the thesis.
- Senate-approved regulations for the PhD thesis examination and defence process. Students in Master’s programs should see the Graduate Studies Academic Calendar as well as Department or Faculty guidelines
- Information for all graduate students (Master's and PhD) on how to submit the final copy of your thesis, a final requirement for the completion of your degree.