The final stage of the Thesis Submission and Examinations Project was released on 9 October 2018. This release introduced a new HDR Milestone type which allows students to electronically upload their thesis for examination. This release also introduced:
- electronic thesis distribution,
- examination management,
- collation of examiner reports,
- payment for examiners,
- College recommendation & award of grade, and,
- automatic upload of the thesis into the Library’s digital repository.
Since the October release, there have been 112 online thesis submissions, of which 5 students have successfully gone through the end-to-end process from the student’s notification of intent to submit, through to the completion of examination and the upload of the thesis to the Library’s digital repository.