School of Mechanical & Mining Engineering

Overview


This page outlines the procedures for students submitting their thesis in courses administered by the School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering.

 

Formatting


Unless approved otherwise by the Course Coordinator, your thesis must be typed in one and a half or double line spacing and be formatted to print on A4 paper, using a font size of 12 points for the main text. Margins are to be: top 20mm, bottom 20mm, left-hand side 30mm, and right-hand side 20mm. Headers and footers are to be within these margins. 

 

Front Matter


Your thesis must include the required front matter (i.e. the title page and a submission letter). Download the relevant front matter for your thesis using one of the links below. 

1. Non-Confidential thesis front matter. Complete the details required (title, author etc) in the Title Page and Submission Letter.  

If required, the following files can be used to generate a non-conidential thesis title page using LaTeX:

2. Confidential thesis front matter. If your thesis is to be confidential, complete the details required (title, author etc) in the Title Page and Submission Letter.  Please also provide, or ask your industry supervisor to provide, a copy of the confidentiality agreement (including number of years for which the thesis is not to be made available for distribution) which you have signed. Further instructions on preparing an agreement for confidential theses can be found online here.

If required, the following files can be used to generate a confidential thesis title page using LaTeX:

 

Thesis Submission


Refer to the Electronic Course Profile for submission instructions.

 

(Last updated: December 2020)