You are automatically registered for the Thesis activity every term (fall, winter and summer) from the initial registration to the end of your studies.
Register to the three-hour seminar Preparation for Thesis Completion in the first term of your MSc program. The goal of this seminar is to present the resources at your disposal and the monitoring tools put in place to ensure a good progression. This seminar is not for credit.
Register for the research workshop for your structure before completing 21 course credits.
During this workshop, you must:
register your thesis topic in HEC en ligne (Academics > Academics > My thesis portal) to have it approved;
To write your thesis in English, ask for authorization (in French) from the Academic Affairs Office (for specializations in French only)..
To write your thesis in the form of articles, complete these three forms and submit them to the Academic Affairs office:
It can take up to 12 weeks to process and evaluate your thesis and for you to be awarded your diploma. Please take this into consideration if you need to renew a study permit, submit a post-diploma permit application or confirm your attendance at convocation.
|Term of submission||Fall 2019||Winter 2020||Summer 2020|
|Deadlines||December 13, 2019||April 24, 2020||August 13, 2020|
Make sure you are enrolled in the Master’s program in the term in which you are to submit your thesis, and that you have attended the research workshop.
If your file is inactive and you have not exceeded the deadline of five years, complete the Short Administrative Request form. You will have to pay the tuition fees for the term in which you submit your thesis.
If you have exceeded the deadline, please contact your administration program.
Make sure you bring the following duly completed documents to your appointment:
The jury members may request corrections to your thesis.
|No corrections||n/a||Submit the PDF version of your thesis to your program administration.|
|Minor corrections||Before the deadline set by the jury, submit the final corrected version to your thesis director as a PDF file.||After reviewing your corrections, the director sends your thesis in PDF format to your program administration.|
|Major corrections||Before the deadline set by the jury, submit your corrected thesis according to the initial submission procedure (steps 2 and 3).
You will be re-enrolled in the thesis-writing activity until you submit your final version. Consequently, new tuition fees will apply.
You must submit the final version in order to graduate.
The PDF version is considered the final and original copy of your thesis. In case of differences with the paper copy, the PDF version will be deemed the original reference document.
The thesis will be filed and kept in the HEC Montréal archives.