Students who have passed the qualifying examination and who have submitted the final copies at the Office of Graduate Studies (SPG) within the maximum regimental period, may request to defend the Master’s or Doctoral degree.
Ethics Commission – All research projects to obtain Master’s and/or Doctoral degrees must be submitted to the ICB’s Ethics Commission for Research on Humans or Laboratory Animals. A copy of the protocol must be included in all copies of the Master’s Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation submitted to the SPG/ICB.
Deadline for Submitting Copies of Thesis/Dissertation
- MASTER’S DEGREE: 30 months
- DOCTORATE WITH MASTER’S DEGREE: 54 months
- DIRECT DOCTORATE: 66 months
The deadline for defense of thesis or dissertation will be ninety days, counted from the approval of the judging committee by the Graduate Studies Commission.
§ 1. Failure to meet the deadline established immediately above shall result in the loss of the right of defense.
Note: specific information on hard copies and pdf version is available at Program office