Submission and Examination Guidance

Examination Guidance

This page will provide guidance for the examination panels, supervisors and researchers on the submission and examination of the final theses for research degrees.

There are comprehensive guides for each role in the 'Guides' section on PhD Manager.

Queries can also be directed to the Doctoral College on

In this section

Researchers Submitting their Thesis

For information on what and how to submit your thesis.

Information for Internal Examiners

Information for Internal Examiners of Research Degrees including what to expect and how to use PhD Manager

Information for External Examiners

External examiners are important stakeholders to Ulster University and we want to provide all the information needed.

Information for Supervisors

Information for Supervisors who are arranging the examinations for their Researchers.

Information for Chairpersons

Information for the Chair of a Research Examination including what to expect and how to use PhD Manager.

Information for Co-Ordinators

Guidance for Co-Ordinators of Research Degree Examinations.