Oral Defense of Your Thesis


This is the exam format used here at UWO.

For a M. Sc.

For the Ph. D.

The internal examiners:

The external examiners:


The exam consists of questions from each of the examiners in turn; of two rounds of 15 min. each from each for a total of about two hours.

The examiners then vote on:

The content of the thesis.

The form of the thesis.

The oral defense.

Copyright 1995
Tutis Vilis
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
University of Western Ontario
London Ontario Canada

Created 28 Sept 1995
Last updated 10 January 2007
Comments welcome: tutis.vilis@schulich.uwo.ca