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MSc Project Timetable 2016--2017


  • Dec. 22nd 2016: DPMT system opens for project proposals.
  • Friday, Jan 20th: Deadline for all project proposals (incl. self-proposed projects).
  • Monday, Jan 23rd: Students start to register interest in projects. Supervisors mark interested students as suitable/unsuitable for projects.
  • Friday, Feb 10th: Project selection phase ends. Supervisors have marked all interested students as either suitable or unsuitable. Each student has ranked interesting projects in order of preference and is marked suitable for at least 5 projects.
  • Friday, Feb 17th: Initial assignment of students to projects and supervisors made public.
  • Friday, Feb 24th: Deadline for changes to projects and supervisors
  • April 14th (4pm): IRP Assignment Due
  • Early June: Board of Examiners meeting for MSc taught modules (Date to be confirmed)
  • June 2nd: Official start of work on MSc project for students progressing to project
  • Early July: Submission of project progress reports.
  • Friday, Aug 18th: 12 noon deadline for submission of dissertation
  • Friday, Sep 1st: First and second markers complete their project marking
  • Monday, Sep 4th: First and second markers agree a mark for the project, or fail to agree a mark, and the supervisor fills in the agreed (or failure to agree) mark form
  • Friday, Sep 15th: All project moderation complete
  • Oct: Internal Board of Examiners Meeting
  • Oct: Final MSc Board of Examiners Meeting