Examining for a research degree

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The Research Degrees unit within the Graduate School oversees all aspects of MPhil and PhD examinations.

Our Guideline documents set out the Research Degree Examination process in detail. It is recommended that all prospective Examiners and Independent Chairs consult this Guidance prior to conducting an MPhil or a PhD examination.

Examiner Guidance

Examiner Forms

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We are here to offer guidance and support to Examiners and Independent Chairs at any stage of the process; so please do get in touch via email: research-degrees (@gold.ac.uk).