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Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the PhD Thesis

The Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the PhD Thesis

The University recognises student achievement in research through the presentation of The Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the PhD Thesis. This raises the profile of research being successfully undertaken through higher degrees by research. The award acknowledges an excellent contribution to knowledge. Recipients of the award are likely to benefit in terms of their competitiveness in the employment sector, especially in higher education. Recognition of high achieving PhD graduates is important in raising the aspirations of all students, improving the range of employment destinations and acknowledging the importance of quality PhD completions to the University's research outcomes.

Download the policy (PDF, 55.69 KB) describing the eligibility, criteria and selection process for the awarding of the Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the PhD Thesis.

Page last updated: 15 Dec 2015

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