The Master thesis project consists of a final project, a thesis, a summary of the thesis and a final presentation.The project is subject to a strict planning and time table; specific dates and deadlines need to be set for the evaluation(s) and the final presentation of the project.
The Master thesis project consists of a final project, a thesis, a summary of the thesis and a final presentation.
The formal requirements (forms, timeline, green-light moment, etc.) vary per faculty.
You are responsible for managing these requirements.
The thesis report documents the results of the Master’s Thesis Project.
It contains an account of the work, the followed procedure, intermediate milestones and the decisions taken.
This form will guide you through the procedure of graduating. For certain topics additional demands, like specific courses, can be required by the main supervisor. Suggestions for topics may also come from students themselves or from companies. First month and start meeting: During the first month you work on literature review and your work plan.
The first two steps are to apply to start with the master project (Form: CIE-1) and to contact the graduation coordinator Finding a master thesis topic: Students can choose a steel or composite related topic on the website of Steel and Composite Structures and contact However, students who wish to execute their master thesis at a company should have passed CIE4115 Steel Structures 2 and CIE4121 Steel Structures 3 and CIE4125 Structural Design – Case Study with a mark of 7.0 or higher. This work plan will be drawn up in close consultation with your main supervisor.A corporate Power Point presentation containing general information about the TU Delft is available in standard format (4:3) and HD format (16:9).This is the final and hopefully finest meeting of your study.You present and defend your thesis report (or design) in a public meeting with your family, friends and other students and (separately for) your Thesis Assessment Committee.Your supervising team transforms into a thesis Assessment Committee for the Defence and Graduation meeting.After about one month you will present your work plan for approval during the start meeting. Veljkovic, your main supervisor, a second supervisor from a different chair, One week before the review, you must submit a progress report to each member of the committee (in hard copy if requested), which must include the schedule for the remainder of the project.Only after approval of the work plan, and depending on the intended approach of your project, Veljkovic and your main supervisor will appoint the graduation committee. The student must make minutes and/or a list of action points for the coming period.All TU logos are available to download for employees through the employee portal and can be found under [Services - Communication].Non-employees can apply for the logo through [email protected] important component of the plan is the time schedule. After the start meeting you can complete the ‘Form Master Examination Programme (CIE-2)’ in cooperation with the coordinator.You should try to produce a realistic time schedule showing firm dates for the completion of the various activities, making allowance for holidays, examination periods, etc. Course of the graduation project: About half way during your project there will be a mid-term review at which you meet with the thesis committee to discuss the progress of your project.