8. Review of the thesis

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After submission, the suggested reviewers have to be checked and appointed by the doctorate board. Beside that the doctorate committee will be appointed by the doctorateboard.

Both experts are requested to deliver their assessment within six weeks. The doctorate committee will be informed when the reviews are available for inspection. As soon as the requested reviews are available and the assessments include the acceptance of the thesis, the doctoral student will be duly informed and requested to make an appointment with the head of the doctorate committee. It is advisable for each doctoral student to contact each member of the doctorate committee in order to enquire whether they would be interested in a copy of the thesis.

Please note: Dissertation and reviewers' grade proposals must be made available for examination for two weeks or for four weeks withour lecturerer (semester breaks/holidays) before you are allowed to defend your thesis.

A date for the disputation has to be agreed on and will be announced offically by the postgraduate office.