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 V2.4 July 2021
Includes brief research proposal and must be accompanied by an Application for Enrolment (AFE)
Updated V2.6 July 2021
To be completed by a candidate transferring doctoral candidature to AUT from another institution.
Updated Jun 2018, v1.2
Application detailing requirements for transfer.
Updated Jun 2018, v1.2
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 Aug 2018, v1.6
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.
Updated Dec 2020, v1.9
Appointment of additional supervisors and changes of supervisors.
Updated Nov 2020, v1.4
A six-monthly report on research progress by the candidate.
Updated V1.10 May 2021
Application for confirmation of candidature and the full proposal.
Updated V1.12 July 2021
Notification of significant change in thesis topic.
Updated Jul 2018, v1.3
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 Oct 2020, v1.9
A statement that the thesis is ready for examination.
Updated Nov 2020, v1.6
Updated Sep 2018, v1.5
The electronic thesis/dissertation/exegesis deposit in the AUT Library is now to be completed online when you deposit your thesis on the Tuwhera website.
Form to accompany the electronic Master's Research Project and Practice Project being deposited in the AUT Library. If required you will be told to submit an electronic copy of the PGR18 form. Please discuss with your faculty for further details.
Updated June 2018, v1.5
Form to accompany electronic dissertation/exegesis being deposited in the AUT Library. If required you will be told to submit an electronic copy of the PGR17. Please discuss with your faculty for further details.
Updated June 2018, v1.2
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 paper, dissertation, thesis or blog post, you may need to ask permission from the copyright owner.