Download forms for postgraduate students at AUT, including for masters and doctoral students. It is strongly recommended that you download the current form each time you use it, rather than using one saved on your computer or from an earlier occasion.
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Includes a brief research proposal for masters and honours students.
Updated V2.6 June 2022
Includes brief research proposal and must be accompanied by an Application for Enrolment (AFE)
Updated V2.9 June 2022
To be completed by a candidate transferring doctoral candidature to AUT from another institution.
Updated V1.4 Apr 2022
Application detailing requirements for transfer.
Updated V1.4 Jan 2022
Application detailing requirements for transfer to the MPhil.
Updated Sept 2019, v1.2
Application for embargoes to restrict access to a thesis/dissertation/exegesis. Applications should be lodged as soon as the need for confidentiality is identified.
Updated Nov 2021, v1.7
Application for changes such as mode of study, thesis topic or title, deferment, leave of absence of enrolment, withdrawal from programme, request for extension and expected completion.
V1.10 January 2022
Appointment of additional supervisors and changes of supervisors.
Updated Nov 2020, v1.4
A six-monthly report on research progress by the candidate.
Updated V1.13 June 2022
Application for confirmation of candidature and the full proposal.
Updated V1.12 May 2022
Notification of significant change in thesis topic.
Updated V1.4 August 2021
Notification of change of faculty for doctoral students only.
Updated Apr 2019, v1.2
A checklist for supervisors to use once the first draft of the thesis /dissertation has been received.
Updated Feb 2019, v1.2
A faculty postgraduate committee notification of examiners.
Updated V1.11 Sept 2022
A statement that the thesis is ready for examination.
Updated V1.7 August 2021
Updated Sep 2018, v1.5
The electronic deposit of the research component in the AUT Library is now to be completed online. When you deposit your research component on the Tuwhera website you will be required to complete an online declaration.
If you are using material in your research that was created by others (e.g. images, tables, graphs, large parts of text, poems) in your research course, dissertation, thesis or blog post, you may need to ask permission from the copyright owner.