Final Project & Research Topics

Planning / Checklist

Planning / Checklist



After 60 EC /
about a year before graduation

Start thinking about area / subject for your Final project (exploration)

After 75 EC in courses

Start Research Topics (see Phase 1, 2: exploration / formalization)

Hand in Form Research Topics (pdf) at BOZ to make the registration formal!

Carry out Research Topics (Phase 1, 2)



While finishing Research Topics

Start Final Project (formalization, preparation)
(optional: If you are still looking for an in-company project at this point and your supervisor can't help you with contacts, fill out the Application Form in the SMS system selecting Belinda Jaarsma-Knol. Our mobility office / internship office EEMCS will contact you for an appointment.)

If the contents of your assignment and thesis need to stay confidential, you have to submit a written request for confidentiality to the Examination Board.  

To start the final project

Fill out the Assignment Form in the SMS system (select Belinda Jaarsma-Knol) and hand in a hard copy, which is signed by the graduation committee, to the bureau of educational affairs (BOZ) to make the registration of the project formal!

Note. If your assignment and thesis need to stay confidential, you need to indicate this in SMS as well.

Within 14 days after the start of your assignment

Fill out the Notification Form in the SMS system (select Belinda Jaarsma-Knol). There's no need to print and hand in this form.

Carry out Final Project (Phase 2, 3, 4, 5)



At least three weeks (15 working days) before graduation

Hand in announcement colloquium form (pdf) at BOZ (signed by your graduation committee, green light)

At least one day before your presentation / graduation

Hand in / email a digital copy of your thesis to BOZ and the library

Final presentation and graduation (Phase 6)