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Deadlines

Semester Thesis Deadline
with Enrollment Waiver
Initial Format Check Thesis/Required Forms Due
Fall 2020 Aug. 21, 2020 at 3 p.m. Oct. 30, 2020

Ph.D.: Nov. 6, 2020 at noon
MS: Dec. 4, 2020 at noon

Spring 2021

TBD TBD

Ph.D.: TBD
MS: TBD

Summer 2021 TBD TBD

Ph.D.: TBD
MS: TBD

Fall 2021

TBD TBD

Ph.D.: TBD
MS: TBD

Spring 2022

TBD TBD

Ph.D.: TBD
MS: TBD

All dates subject to change
* Applies only to students who want to submit a thesis and enrollment waiver at the same time. 

Please note that thesis deadlines are firm, and if you don't submit yours by the deadline, your graduation may be delayed. Here are a few things to keep in mind when it comes to submitting theses or dissertations:

  • Ensure that your document conforms to the requirements set forth in the Thesis Manual. All forms that must be submitted with your thesis/dissertation are available here.
  • Check your department's deadlines, as they are sometimes earlier than the deadlines listed above.
  • Submit your dissertation oral exam announcements to your school/department at least 10 working days prior to the presentation date.
  • Email a PDF of your thesis or dissertation to thesis@grad.gatech.edu to have the format checked. You can also have your format checked by visiting Graduate Studies. (Only final copies of documents should be submitted to the electronic thesis and dissertations website.) 
  • Confirm that your home department will send the following documents to Graduate Studies for final approval:
    * Request for Admission to Ph.D. Candidacy (submit upon completion of departmental requirement)
    * Request for Approval of Minor
    * Request for Approval of Master's Thesis Topic

For more information, send an email to thesis@grad.gatech.edu or call 404.894.1610.

               

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