Graduations Request Period and Sessions

  Winter Session Summer Session Autumn Session
Request Period tbc 29 May - 21 June 2017 9 - 16 October 2017
Graduation Date 12 April 2018 20 July 2017 16 November 2017


In order to obtain the Master of Science degree, students are required to present and defend their written thesis in front of the Examination Board.
To be admitted to the graduation session students must earn all the credit points provided for in the programme structure (at least 120) except for those credits of the thesis and must not have any pending financial obligations to University of Tor Vergata. The thesis  is worth 24 credit points according to the programme structure of the MSc Programme.

The thesis is evaluated on contents, presentation and defense. The evaluation is expressed out of 110. Students pass the final degree exam if they obtain a mark of at least 66. The Board can unanimously award "lode" (cum laude) as a special distinction. In order for your thesis to be accepted, it must also pass the Turnitin Anti-plagiarism Check.

Turnitin Anti-plagiarism Guidelines

Turnitin is the global leader in evaluating and improving student learning. The company’s cloud-based service for originality checking, online grading and peer review saves instructors time and provides rich feedback to students. Read this table of Turnitin Guidelines to check if your thesis is eligible. For more info visit:

Thesis Submission

Students are required to upload the final version of their thesis - in zip format - on the delphi system within 5 days before  graduation day.

If students fail to submit their thesis within the deadline period (5 days before their graduation day) they will not be admitted to the thesis discussion.


Thesis Guidelines.pdf

Graduation Process.pdf

Checklist for Graduation.pdf

Thesis Model.pdf


For further info on thesis and graduation session please don't hesitate to contact Ms Manuela Brizzi.