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The Thesis Oral Exam Procedure for PhD Program
1. When the examination topic and date confirmed
Please input the thesis topic and advisor at [Student Information System], then print out 7 sheets which are the :
(2) Doctoral Dissertation Examination Application Form
(3) Doctoral Dissertation Recommendation Form
(4) List of Committee Members (Approval sheet for PhD degree examination committee)
(5) Form for Final Oral Defense (Examination grading sheet)
(6) Qualification Form by Doctoral Degree Examination Committee
(7) Thesis Academic Ethics and Authentication of Originality Statement
2. Propose the PhD degree examination application to faculty meeting
(1) Two published SCI-papers or one published SCI-paper with impact factor >=3 (including paper list and articles)
(2023 spring admission) One published SCI-paper(<10% interrelated category), and The research institution of first author in the paper should be the student or the advisor.
(2) Please fill google forms (Link) and confirm with Lecture Miki Huand(E1-243).
(3) Application Form for Master Thesis title and abstract (2023 fall admission)
(4) Thesis/Dissertation Turnitin Similarity Report( For the rules of the comparison percentage(%)：<30% (except for "experimental methods" and "reference"))
(5) Thesis (draft and abstract)
(6) The advisor’s recommendation letter (signed by advisor)
(7) The application for PhD degree thesis examination (signed by advisor)
(8) The list of PhD degree examination committees (5~9 committee members, at least 1/3 members is off campus, is necessary. One, excluding advisor, of committee members should be a convener.)
(9) Grade report within every year (To obtain the major credit points and pass the qualification examination and one of core subjects in advance.)
(10-1) Complete "Seminar (5); Seminar (6); Seminar (7); Seminar (8)", and "Special Seminar in Engineering" courses. (for old student e.g. D109xxxx)
(10-2) Complete "Special Seminar in Engineering(1)" and "Special Seminar in Engineering(2)" courses. (for new student e.g. D110~~)
(11) Transcript for all semesters (Need to complete 18 credits course).
(12) Published Papers List
3. After faculty meeting passed, sent the application President for approval
(1) Submit it to the superiors (After validation from the president, copy it to faculty office and stay the employment verification of committee.)
(2) The record of faculty meeting
(3) The application for PhD degree thesis examination
(4) The Advisor recommendation letter
(5) The list of PhD degree examination committees (5~9 committee members, at least 1/3 members is off-campus, is necessary.)
(6) Abstract and thesis draft (The format shall be same as the final thesis, the unfinished part of the content can be left in blank.)
(7) Grade report within every year
(8) The checking list of PhD degree examination (Check the documents are prepared completely in advance.
(9) The application for English version of graduation certificate.
4. The procedure of applying for the oral exam fee is as follows: The staff of accounting business on Miss Lin (ext.#3631).
(1) Downloading the File , the application form of oral examination fee & the traffic allowance (English version ), gets a permit by your advisor to sign for the actual expense of the oral defense document. Then, submit your application form to the department’s accountant for a registration procedure financial & managerial accounting.
Some situation, especially the period of the severe COVID-19different types of payment in traffic allowance
Notice of the type of Thesis / Dissertation Defense: @1. By video conference: The payment of the transportation on other institute is (NTD=)0. @2. On-site meeting: The payment of transportation on other institutes depends on the standard list of the application form.
5. The day of oral exam
(1) Confirm and sign the document of oral examination fee to per committee:
(2) Approval Sheet for Degree Examination Committee need to be signed by all committee members.
(3) Submit Examination Grading Sheet to committee members.
6. Submit the following sheets within
(1) Return ''signed'' Approval Sheet for Degree Examination Committee and Examination Grading Sheet to Lecturer Huang ( #6542 Office: E1-243)
7. The school leaving processes