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Graduation procedure

Graduation procedure

Master students can apply for their Master's certificate when:

  • All marks of all study components are registered in SIS.
  • Physics & Astronomy and Chemistry: Your Study Plan has been approved by the Examinations Board as soon as possible, but at least four months in advance. For more information see the section Study Plan Application (SPA) in the A-Z list.      Mathematics programmes: Your Personal Education Plan has been approved by the Examinations Board as soon as possible, but at least four months in advance. Please see the Personal Education Plan (PEP) section in the A-Z list for details.
  • Your master thesis has been uploaded in DataNose.
  • All registration requirements are met met (before an application for a MSc. degree certificate has been submitted).

You can apply for your diploma by filling in the form via the website: https://datanose.nl/#graduation

If you need a graduation certificate before the graduation ceremony it is possible to download this on the website of DUO (www.mijndiplomas.nl).

 

Assessment of Research Training 2016-2017
  • Submitting your Master Thesis

    Before applying for the MSc degree, you must have submitted your master thesis on DataNose.

    Please make sure that your thesis has been uploaded. The Education Desk will check the systems to make sure it is present, and if not alert you to do so before your diploma is registered.

  • Graduation dates

    After completing the master programme, students can apply for the MSc. degree no later than 31 August 2019 (see dates below). You must take care that:

    • Your Personal Education Programme (PEP) has been approved by the Examinations Board as soon as possible, but at least four months in advance.
    • All registration requirements are met before an application for a MSc. degree certificate has been submitted.

    You can apply for your diploma by filling in the form via the website: https://datanose.nl/#graduation

    The graduation date on the degree certificate will be the date on which the student applied for graduation. For more information please contact the servicedesk by mail: servicedesk-esc-science@uva.nl or by phone: 020-525 7100.

     

    Examination dates 2019-2020

     

    Examination dates 2018-2019

    Chemistry

    Deadline application for diploma

    Date diploma ceremony

    Hours and location Science Park

    August 31, 2018

    September 26, 2018

    15:00-19:00   C1.110

    November 12, 2018

    December 12, 2018

    15:00-19:00   D1.111

    February 25, 2019

    March 27, 2019

    15:00-19:00   C0.110

    May 27, 2019

    June 26, 2019

    15:00-19:00   C1.110

    July 29, 2019

    August 21, 2019

    13:00-17:00   C0.05

     

     

     

     

    Astronomy & Astrophysics, Physics and Physics and Astronomy

    Deadline application for diploma

    Date diploma ceremony

    Hours and location Science Park

    August 31, 2018

    October 15, 2018

    17:00-21:00   C0.110

    November 12, 2018

    December 10, 2018

    17:00-21:00   C0.05

    February 18, 2019

    March 18, 2019

    15:00-19:00   C0.110

    May 20, 2019

    June 17, 2019

    15:00-19:00   C0.110

    July 29, 2019

    August 26, 2019

    15:00-19:00   C0.05

     

     

     

     

    Mathematical Physics, Mathematics, Stochastics and Financial Mathematics

    Deadline application for diploma

    Date diploma ceremony

    Hours and location Science Park

    August 31, 2018

    October 4, 2018

    17:00-21:00   C0.05

    November 5, 2018

    December 6, 2018

    17:00-21:00   D1.111

    March 4, 2019

    April 4, 2019

    17:00-21:00   D1.111

    May 27, 2019

    June 27, 2019

    17:00-21:00   D1.111

    July 29, 2019

    August 22, 2019

    13:00-17:00   D1.111

  • Cum Laude

    The designation of ‘cum laude’ (with distinction) is added to your diploma in recognition of exceptional performance. Such an allocation by the Examinations Board is based on rules stated in the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board.

    Do you qualify for a cum laude designation on your diploma?

    In order to find out whether you have shown exceptional competence as a student you need to consult the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board. Here you will find the conditions for the designation of ‘cum laude’, such conditions may be: no component is marked with less than a seven (7), the result for the Master’s thesis is at least an eight (8), the weighted average of all Master’s programme components, excluding the Master’s thesis, is at least an eight (8). These conditions vary per study programme.

    Article 5.2

    Please take a look at article 5.2 of the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board in order to find out what the specific conditions and exemptions for your study programme are.

    Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board

    Please note that this text is only an indication, the specific conditions and exemptions are stipulated in article 5.2 of the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board