This form is required when minor or substantial revisions are requested by the examining committee.
For a complete explanation of revision deadlines, read the information available on the DEC form.
Dissertations must be submitted electronically to the Brandeis contracted repository at Pro Quest LLC.
At least two weeks prior to the oral exam, the dissertation must be deposited in the program office, where it will be available for inspection.
It lists your dissertation title and the names of your examining committee members.
It must be completed and signed by your program chair and sent to GSAS at least two weeks before your defense.
The master's thesis requirement will not be considered fulfilled, nor will the thesis be published through the University Archives, until the Certification of Master’s Thesis Acceptance Form is submitted to GSAS.
The signed and completed form must reach GSAS by the submission deadline listed in the Academic Calendar.
GSAS will publish the time and place of the oral exam along with the title of your dissertation on the academic calendar.
The oral examination is open to any member of the faculty engaged in graduate instruction and invited faculty members from other institutions.