MSc Thesis Adscription Timeline

Master Thesis Project in MER consortium

DATES TIMELINE
Action How
1st
YEAR
End of April Call for MSc Thesis projects Send the letter agreed by JPB to MER partners and associates Encourage MER partners to send to possible proposers
End of May Publication of MSc Thesis projects in MER Consortium & Associates Email to MER students (1st year cohort) + publication in webpage
December Definitive MSc Thesis Projects Email to all MER students (1st year cohort) and MER staff + publication in webpage
2nd
YEAR
April Interim report Send the Interim Report agreed by the JPB to MER students (2nd year cohort)
June Reception of Interim report & Evaluate UPV/EHU UAB sends and overall report to the JPB for evaluation. JPB will decide corrective actions if needed
September Reception of MSc Thesis & Design of Evaluation Committees Proposal by UPV/EHU UAB send to JPB
Viva´s Public dissertation in PiE
Final Mark assignment JPB meeting

NOTES

  1. If more than one candidate has applied for the same Proposal the UAB (UPV/EHU) will take a decision on overlaps after hearing all parts and looking at their CV and academic coherence with MER modules.
  2. It is suggested that Supervisors from MER Consortium can supervise a maximum of two MSc Thesis at the same time or three if there are two supervisors.
  3. If more than two of three proposals from each supervisor are selected for the students the supervisor should withdraw one or more in order to achieve the optimum specified in the previous note.
  4. MoU: available in the webpage

Master Thesis Project outside MER consortium

MER students can carry out the research for their MSc Thesis in a third institution, both in Europe and overseas.

DATES TIMELINE
Student Action MER CONSORTIUM
1st
YEAR
April-
December
Contact with potential supervisors Provide a presentation letter with description of MSc Thesis Regulations
Send a Summary & Title of the proposal to UPV/EHU UAB with the name of the possible supervisor & institution UAB sends the information to JPB for approval
After approval by JPB the student has to send the MoU duly stamped and signed by the Supervisor MER coordinator sign and stamp the MoU on behalf of the JPB and send a copy to the student & coordinator
December Definitive MSc Thesis Projects Email to all MER students (1st year cohort) and MER staff + publication in webpage
2nd
YEAR
April Interim report Send the Interim Report agreed by the JPB to MER students (2nd year cohort)
June Received interim report & Evaluate Evaluate by JPB and decide corrective actions if needed
September Reception of MSc Thesis & Design of Evaluation Committees Proposal by UPV/EHU UAB send to JPB
Viva´s Public dissertation in PiE
Final Mark assignment JPB meeting

NOTE

MoU: available in the webpage

Special MoUs for MSC thesis to be done in AZTI-Tecnalia and IEO available in MER webpage