10 precautions that every PhD students should follow to avoid rejection of thesis

There are some dos and don’ts that need to be followed if the PhD students are aiming to save their dissertations from getting rejected. One of the main facts that need to be mentioned here is that there are various elements in the thesis that need to be reviewed by the doctorate students in order to save the thesis from being rejected. Here are some things that need to be seen and reviewed; 
1. There are two main parameters based on which the thesis can get rejected by the supervisor. The first main step comes with the research proposal. The second main step is the organization and the compilation of the thesis. The research proposal needs to be written in a brief and a comprehensive manner. Second, the organization of the thesis should be done in a proper manner.

2. It is important that the student write and organize the thesis in accordance to the guidelines that have been laid down by the university. If the thesis is not set according to the university guidelines, it can lead to rejection.

3. The writing and referencing styles that are defined by the university need to be followed. The referencing styles that are generally given by the university include MLA, APA and Harvard. These need to be followed in accordance to the defined rules and styles.

4. That language of the research proposal as well as that of thesis need to be well structured. The nature and the overall level of technicalities linked with the language of the thesis are also according to the demand of the supervisor.

5. The student must pay attention to the topic. The topic needs to be comprehensive. It is to be seen that the topic should not be long and confusing. The rate if confusion is higher when the topic is long. It is important that the topic is short and within the given word limit. The topic should highlight the main aim of the research and the method with the help of which it is to be achieved. One of the main tips for the selection of effective topic is to make sure that effective search is conducted on the literature review. The gaps in the previous research can help in formulating an effective topic.

6. Zero plagiarism is the key to avoidance of rejection of the thesis.

7. The word count of the chapters of the thesis should be in accordance to the given guidelines.

8. The thesis when given to the supervisor needs to be proofread and edited.

9. The deadlines should be kept in mind when the thesis is to be submitted.

10. The writing and the editing linked to the thesis should be in accordance to the demands of the supervisor. One of the main facts that lead to the rejection of the thesis is when the students fail to understand the supervisor.
Albert Barkley

Hello, my name is Albert Barkley. I am working as education consultant with a UK based firm after completion of my PhD. I like to write on different social, tech and education trends.

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