Submission and Grade

Information on how you submit your thesis, marks and publication.

When a thesis, after any completion, is finished, it is submitted through the upload function below at the same time that the authors consent to or decline publication of the report on the Internet. After being uploaded, the report is checked for possible plagiarism, the examiner submits a mark to the administration for registration in the LADOK documentation system. For the mark to be registered, the following is required:

  • You must be registered for the current degree project course. You can check at Ladok
  • Your supervisor and examiner must have given you the go-ahead for the thesis to be submitted.
  • You must have requested a report number for archiving by sending e-mail to including information on all of the students': names, personal ID numbers, the thesis title, programme. The report number shall be printed on the report's endpaper.
  • You must have submitted the essay in PDF format through the form at the bottom of this page.
  • You must have consented to or declined publication of the report on the web through DiVA.
  • Your examiner must have submitted the mark to the department secretary.

Urkund (Ouriginal)

All reports are submitted via Urkund (Ouriginal), a tool that searches for similar or identical texts on the Internet and in databases. When a report is sent through the system, it is stored in a database to be searchable when the thesis is analysed. Copyright proprietors have the right to exempt their work from being used as a comparative object, except for work from the University of Borås. 

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Publication on the Internet through DiVA

When a report is published in DiVA, it receives a unique link and within a few days becomes automatically searchable in Google, the national essay database Uppsök and in The consent of all of the authors is required to publish a report and everyone must therefore tick the box for their approval in connection with the submission. Paper copies of a report can of course be ordered from a printing office. The easiest is to print out a copy from DiVA and then submit it to a printing office or to the Studentcenter. 

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NB! Don't forget to apply for your Degree Certification.

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